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How To Decorate Your Bedroom With Lights! - Articles Surfing

Consider the absolute fact that the bedroom contains more than a bed, and that people need the bedroom for a variety of daily, functional tasks in addition to the obviously utility of a place to sleep. Bedroom lighting needs to compliment and facilitate these tasks to be truly effective. It must also at the same time always maintain a high level of decorative sophistication, as bedroom lighting represents a certain sense of separation from the rest of the home in terms of d'cor and atmosphere. Even smaller homes on today's market differentiate master bedrooms from guest bedrooms, so the task of residential bedroom lighting becomes even more complex when one considers that a master bedroom will have a different type of closet normally, more than likely an adjoining full bath, and even perhaps a connecting patio with a sliding glass door. All of these things influence lighting, and must be taken into careful consideration when planning a design. Guest bedrooms need lighting that is comfortable, warm, and inviting for travelers to feel comfortable and at home. The many tasks such as daily preparation for work in front of full mirrors and armoires requires glare free lighting in the bedroom, and other activities such as laundry and reading need sufficient lumens to prevent strain to the eyes.

This vast selection of bedroom fixtures and sconces are truly amazing, and represents one of the most replete and exquisite online inventories of its kind found anywhere on the Internet. Each grouping of bedroom lights represents not only specific styles and period pieces, but also unique points of differentiation and design benefits found only within the respective category at hand.

Compact Fluorescent: bedroom lighting with compact fluorescent bulbs represents such a drastic change from the stereotypical fluorescent lights of the past the two seem almost indistinguishable from one another. New ballasting technology has eliminated both the 'yellowing effects of 70's-style fluorescents and the annoying flicker often blamed for eye strain. Today's new fluorescent lighting offers an elegant, bright white light whose superior design makes it energy efficient as well as aesthetically appealing.

Contemporary: forward motion defines the Universe and the very nature of light itself, so contemporary lights represent our largest singe category as representative of present trends that are currently moving bedroom lighting design in new directions for tomorrow. Everything from functional vanity to avant-garde wall sconces can be found in this portion of our website. Fine glasswork such as etched opal and champagne marble keep the new grounded in the archetypal while simultaneously experimenting boldly with new designs.

Craftsman and Mission: this rapidly growing section of our site represents one of the hottest decorative trends in both lighting and interior design. Find fixtures in this section that range from art deco reminiscent bath bar lighting to bedroom lights with a wide range of color and hue to compliment the interior drapes, carpet, and bedspread of master and guest quarters alike.

Crystal: One simply cannot go wrong with crystal if elegance and spaciousness is the desired effect. Crystal has a unique ability to both scatter and refract light much like a prism. Some crystal even creates the optical effect of magnifying the power of light. One can light a bedroom with crystal sconces on each of the four walls and a pendant or chandelier in the center of the ceiling over the bed. This is seen often in the home of the Elite.

Traditional, Transitional, Iron, and Rustic: this collective grouping of four major categories represents over 500 unique and highly differentiated bedroom lighting fixtures. These subcategories are a professional designer's paradise, as they speak to virtually every personal taste found in the open market, and many of these pieces represent bleedings of styles that cross lines of genre, period, and history.

Submitted by:

Kimberly Quang

To learn more visit our bedroom lighting fixtures section or read more about bedroom lighting fixtures.



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