Pendant lights are not mistaken by the word with Chandelier style of lights which is used for softer tone of the lights. Pendant light is usually hung from a single source which is attached by a single chain or a metal tube .The shade of the lamp is a pendant itself. It is one of the most practical lights which is very often found in kitchens, bathroom area or in the hallways of the house. The shade available on the pendant light is made up of white material or covered with a glass. The bulb is enclosed with a hat shaped shade which is open at the end and can be adjusted according to the height accordingly.
There are a variety of pendant styles available in the market; you need to select any one depending on your requirement and budget:
- Tiffany Lampshades: These are the striking looking style, but not in much demand due to a simple looking pendant of the particular type.
- Colonial: This type of light looks like a lantern with a candle inside it
- Story Book style: It is similar to Colonial style which is made up of cast iron and hangs on the ceiling with a heavy chain. These styles look better outside the house or in the hallways or corridors of the house.
These styles of lights emit light suspended from the ceiling of the room where it is hung. It looks like beautiful pendant jewelry of a woman, but a few points need to be considered while buying it for your room. Decide the height of the light after detailed research as it will affect the looks and functionality of the light .Choose an appropriate light which looks best in the room and provide proper illumination to the required area.
Choose the ornately designed lights which can provide classic as well as contemporary look to the room .These lights are even used in hospitals and restaurants where a uniform light is expected on a larger area .It is also used to enhance the luxurious appearance of any room or area. You can pick individual pieces for any corner of the house and assort it according to the theme of the room. One benefit of using such lights is that it does not require any physical space in the room rather hang from your ceiling area to lighten up the entire room.
Some pendant lights are battery operated so if you do have proper wiring at any particular area of the house you can hand battery operated lights in that place to illuminate it perfectly. Choose the light that suits your mood and brighten up the area. You can buy these lights from retail stores or from the sellers available on the web.