- Table Lamp Buying Guide
Table Lamps from Dunelm Mill
Table lamps allow you to add the perfect finishing touch to your room, whether through light control or as a stylistic addition to your decor. Table lamps are available in a wide range of colours, designs and sizes so you’re bound to find the perfect addition for your home. The term ‘table lamp’ encompasses many different aspects, traditionally thought of as a small sized lamp with an oversized light shade. However, this now also includes multiple lighting products such as study lamps.
- What is a Table Lamp?
- The Popularity of Table Lamps
- Why Choose a Table Lamp?
- Important Aspects to Consider When Purchasing a Table Lamp
- Table Lamp Care Instructions
- View our Range of Table Lamps
What is a Table Lamp?
A table lamp is a very practical product; it allows extra rays of light to brighten up dark areas of your room. Available in a variety of sizes with various shaped light shades, these characteristics allow you to have as much light as desired flowing through your room. A lamp is also a beautiful way to emphasise the look and design of your sideboard or console table. Table lamps are often used as complementary products to a room’s normal lighting system and can be used during early evening to provide a small amount of light as the sun sets.
The Popularity of Table Lamps
Table lamps have been a popular feature in homes throughout the UK for many years. However, with the rise in popularity of interior design and DIY came an increase in demand for stylish and on-trend lamp designs. Table lamps are now a very familiar product in most rooms throughout the home. They are however, most popular in living rooms and bedrooms. This is probably due to the fact that soft lighting complements these settings perfectly and helps to add to the ambiance and design of your room.
Why Choose a Table Lamp?
Table lamps are a great option if you are trying to spruce up your home on a limited budget. Table lamps are often priced substantially lower than larger floor lamps whilst still creating a similar effect. They are also a great option if space is an issue as they take up considerably less room than popular alternatives. They can be placed on sideboards, tables or on a small nest of tables, allowing you to gain additional luminosity from your lamp without occupying any extra space.
Important Aspects to Consider when Purchasing a Table Lamp
A table lamp obviously emits less light than other designs of lighting such as a ceiling light or floor lamp, this is normally due to the size of the lamp and power of the light bulb. However, the light levels that this style of lamp offers can be perfect for certain situations. A prime example of this would be in the bedroom. Table lamps are perfectly suited to accompany a bedside unit. People often enjoy reading a book for half an hour before going to sleep; this is where a bedside table lamp can come in handy. By placing the table lamp next to the bed you create a very convenient and easy to use light source that doesn’t appear to be overly domineering in your room.
Table Lamp Care Instructions
Table lamps are a very simple and easy to maintain product. Often, the only necessary cleaning is a quick dust and change of light bulb. However, to ensure that your table lamp stays looking great for years to come we supply individual product specific cleaning and care instructions with every lamp.