How to use task lighting to decorate your home
Task lighting provides the primary light in a room and is ideally six to ten times brighter than the room's ambient light. It's used to increase illumination above ambient levels at workspaces. Carefully chosen task lighting can minimise the need for overhead lights; something that is helpful in conserving energy.Task lighting provides the primary light in a room, and is ideally six to 10 times brighter than the ambient light. It's used to increase illumination above ambient levels at workspaces, and carefully chosen task lighting can minimise the need for overhead lights, which is helpful in conserving energy. It's a key element in the kitchen and office, where specific tasks requiring proper light are relevant. It's also useful in the living room for projects, or in the bedroom for reading and helps to avoid eye strain. There are many different kinds of lights that perform the job of a task light. Under-cabinet down lights are helpful for kitchen tasks, because typically, your shadow gets in the way of the ambient light sources. Desk lamps or floor lamps trained on a desk are useful in the office, and table lamps with high watt bulbs work well in the living room and bedroom. Please take a look at some of our suggestions for proper task lighting in your home.
Nico table lampWith a versatile design, the Nico table lamp offers an eye-catching profile and appearance. Designed for use on a masculine style desk or an antique end table, this industrial desk lamp could also serve as an accent in an artist's studio or illuminate a modern loft space. With its multi directional swivel joints, this industrial table lamp can be adjusted to provide comfortable light for reading or to concentrate on the task at hand. The adjustable arm locks at two angles while the head also has a tension joint to direct light where it is needed most.
Baku vintage wall lightDesigned for versatility, the Baku vintage wall light offers ample light that can effortlessly brighten up the ambiance. Perfect next to a sitting or reading area, this adjustable wall light looks great for either side of the bed, above a desk or in any living room that needs ambient multi-directional lighting. A wonderful alternative to overhead lighting, this vintage wall light features a sturdy arm that can be adjusted up and down effortlessly to shed direct light on reading or tasks while providing its surroundings with soft shaded illumination.
Cairo floor lampInspired by mid-century design, the Cairo floor lamp illuminates any space while adding sleek style. Place it next to your sofa or chair to spotlight a relaxing evening curled up with a book, or add it to a business office lobby for a sophisticated lighting solution. With a slim profile, this contemporary floor lamp will set the stage, the metal structure sets a classy tone, accented with brass details for a mid-century appeal.
Georgetown industrial clamp table lampWith a sophisticated design and sleek profile, the Georgetown industrial clamp table lamp is a great accessory for an industrial look in the office or home studio. This industrial clamp lamp with a metal swing arm will bring a vintage industrial aesthetic to any modern setting. Display it alongside industrial design pieces for a cohesive look.
Calis scissor arm cage lightThe Calis scissor arm cage light will enhance your home with a perfect mix of form and function. This extendable wall light is perfect to suit in either side of a bed or next to a chair for reading light. The result is a sophisticated and highly functional swing arm lamp with an extendable arm that can be adjusted into different positions to extend its reach, allowing effortless adjustment to shed direct light on reading or tasks, while providing its surroundings with soft shaded illumination.