A lamp is an moveable light powered by oil, gas, or electricity. Most lamps today are powered by electricity and are usually freestanding, hanging, or displayed on a table top. Electric lamps most commonly use incandescent or compact fluorescent bulbs, but may also use halogen or LED bulbs. Lamps come in a variety of styles to match any décor.
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Floor lamps (downward lighting) and torchieres (upward lighting) are both effective in their own specific tasks. Torchieres are more effective in situations which require soft lighting, such as watching tv and simply lighting a room.
A modern library, furnished with wood, metal, and glass, provides the perfect sanctuary for readers. Library tables hold individual white lamps. The silence of the empty library will be replaced by a murmur when patrons arrive to read, study, or work.
A large book is open, waiting to be read, on a wooden table in a traditional library. The tables hold rows of stylish lamps, each ready to illuminate a reader's individual space. In the background, library shelving holds books on a variety of subjects.
A restored antique lighting fixture casts a pattern of light on a gray wall. Regardless of your home's style, the right lighting fixture not only provides the light you need, it also can be a focal point in any room.
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