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If you are looking for a reading light for your bedroom then these tips may help you find the right lamp to meet your needs.
1. Consider your bedroom décor. Do you need a light that goes with modern or country décor? If your bedroom is done in ultra modern décor then you need a lamp that looks good with that décor.image So consider your décor carefully and find a lamp that either matches or compliments that décor.
2. Decide whether you want a bedside lamp that sits on a stand beside the bed or one that hangs from the ceiling or on the wall either beside the bed or over the headboard. The type of light you decide on will depend on the size of your room and your own particular needs.
3. You need to consider whether you want LED reading lights or a more traditional type of lighting. Keep in mind that technology is changing and LED lighting is becoming more and more common place in both homes and businesses across the UK and around the world.
4. Set a price that you can afford for your new lamp. Today most people have to live within a set budget so before you start looking for that reading light you need to set a price that you are willing and can pay for the type of light you want.
Over the Bed vs. Stand Lamp
Since one of the things you need to consider is whether or not you want a wall mounted or stand reading lamp then you want to know the pros and cons of each. Both stand lamps and wall mounted lights come in a variety of different styles and colors. Bedside reading lamps that sit on a stand however, take up most of the space on a small bedside stand leaving little room for those items that you may want to keep close by such as tissues, a water glass and even your reading glasses.
Wall mounted lamps however, take up very little space and in addition, they place the beam of the light over your shoulder and onto your book, which is the best way to read while avoiding eye strain.
Should You Choose LED Lighting?
You may also be wondering if you should choose LED lighting or one of the more traditional lighting options. LED lighting has several benefits worth considering. These lights are extremely energy efficient using less energy than other types of lighting. In addition, LED reading lights also create less wasted energy.
Low maintenance and long lasting some LED reading lamps can last years, providing between 20,000 and 70,000 hours of light.image
Add to that LED Lighting is less damaging to the environment since these lights have no light bulbs to throw away, the don't give off excess heat to add to global warming, they contain no toxic materials and best of all they are 100% recyclable.
Finding the right reading lamp is simply a matter of knowing what you want and finding the right light that fits your budget.

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