Different types of lamps and their uses
Today you can find lamps everywhere. From home interior design to shopping malls, from restaurants to playgrounds, and from filmography to a small photo studio; Lighting fixtures have become an integral part of various industries and personal use. They are available in various shapes, designs, colors and sizes. Basically, a lamp is an electrical device that contains an electric lamp for lighting. Some of the fixtures come with an attached power button that controls it, while some lighting fixtures, like the chandeliers in the dining room, work through switches on a wall. There is also the option of running some lamps on battery power. Did you know that the first company to manufacture luminaires was Lightolier?
Recessed or track lights: this is the best accessory to beautify the entire ceiling of a house. You can place these accessories as many as you like, taking into account your needs. Just make sure your ceiling isn’t too low and the lights aren’t too bright. Otherwise, it could seriously affect your eyes. You can install them in your kitchen, living room, dining room and bedroom. You just have to be careful with the power of the lights.
Chandeliers and pendants: These types of lighting fixtures are best for creating a calm environment in your bathroom. But, only houses with high ceilings can install these accessories, as low ceilings will make you trip over them every time you walk by.
Task lighting: This type of light keeps your focus in one place. It is used for very specific purposes like reading novels, cooking, writing, studying, working on a computer. Some people call it office lighting because it makes sure you complete your task without getting distracted. To get the most out of it, you need to make your home light dim with a desk lamp on.
Vanity and Under Cabinet Lights – As the name suggests, these lights work best in the kitchen, giving you just the right light for chopping, cooking, and cleaning. They are also useful in your bathrooms, in garages, and on vanity mirrors.
Track Lights: Primarily used in workspaces, these lights are best for offices that have desks in long rows. In addition to hanging in offices, they are used in kitchens and children’s rooms. These lights may take up a little more space, but they are quite useful.
Accent lighting: You use this type of lighting when you want to entertain people’s attention in any specific place or decoration in your home. Your guests are motivated to visit that particular place and appreciate the art and lights. You can use these lights during Diwali, Christmas, Eid and summer holidays. The best thing about this light is that it can be placed in outdoor areas as well.
Landscape Lighting – The best way to use these lights is by installing them in your outdoor areas. It will add that extra beauty and curb appeal to an outdoor setting and illuminate the entire patio with beautiful lights.