Light is the most essential need for human. Humans are afraid of darkness. This fear leads them to worship the light. In modern world, peoples want to decorate their houses with lights. They select from different types of lamps that illuminate the rooms. Lighting a house is also an art in which you express your creative ideas to light up the house. Lighting technology has evolved in present scenario. The age old incandescent bulbs are replaced with fluorescent, halogen and LED bulbs. Using one or more light bulbs in a centralised pole which is mounted on a base is called floor lamp.
To illuminate your rooms, you use main, big, fluorescent lights. You can decorate your drawing room or living room using these small, stylistic, lamps. This use of light to decorate your house makes it appear grand in size and style. These lamps are available at various sizes from 2 feet to 4 feet height. The normal or usual shape of the floor lamp is a pole mounted on a base and on top of it one or two bulbs with a shade covering it. In this shape the shade provides the designing part in which innovation is achieved. In earlier times the dome like shape covered the lamps. In modern days creative designs used as shades. For example, square, hexogen and octagonal and informal shapes are also used as shades. A semi transparent material used as a shade to hide the light partially. This partial hiding of light helps shade to glow because of its semi transparency. These shades are made of paper, fabric, wood, metal, wire, mesh, crystals etc.
The pole and the mounts in the floor lamp are the important parts which should be joined carefully for long run durability. Sometimes the mounts are given less important in design. But these mounts also should be noted for its appearance. Pole should not be too thin or thick.
Usually these floor lamps also emit little warmth with light. It gives the ambient atmosphere with light and warmth. The attractive feature is height of the lamp. The proportionate size of the light adds beauty to its design, though it comes with adjustable heights. Along with design the durability of the lamp is also a key feature in selection. In selection of a lamp you should keep one thing in mind that it should easily adopt the interior of your house. Even a beautiful design will give you an awe look if it is placed in an unsuitable interior design. To be on a safer side go for regular designs to suit any decors if you want to buy it for specific decorations there huge variety of products to help you.