Every bedroom should be equipped with at least a single bedside table lamp. Apart from the fact that it will be very handy as a light source in the middle of the night, they will help to complete the look of the room. You will want a lamp that provides dim lighting so that it will be easy on the eyes when it is flicked on, but the lighting should be bright enough to read a book by.
The more decorative bedside table lamps can help to offset other items of furniture and soft furnishings in the room Some of the nicer looking lamps that have proven very suitable for use in the bedroom are pottery lamps because the texture of the base can be used as a nice complement or contrast to the bed that it sits beside.
Table lamps are very useful in a child’s bedroom because they can act as a source of comfort in the middle of the night. A child’s fear of the dark can be alleviated by the fact that they know a source of light is nearby. These lamps are available in all kinds of fun colors and feature characters from cartoons, movies and the sporting field. Similarly they may also feature favorite animals or pastimes that the children share an interest in.
A bedside table lamp is essential in the guest bedroom. Not only will it provide illumination for the guest who is unfamiliar with their surroundings, it will add to the sense of welcoming upon first sighting the room. The presence of a lamp among other decorative objects around the room can help prevent the room looking overly bare.
As both functional and decorative pieces, the type of table lamp you choose can help define the atmosphere of the bedroom into which it is placed. They are items that will brighten the room but the more imaginative lamps don’t even have to be turned on to achieve this effect.