Know Everything About A Guide to Antique Lamps
lamps are a great look for any home or office. People appreciate
the style of them and they can instantly add interest to any room.
Antique lamps and reproductions of these can fit into many different
When you buy
these lamps you will want to know whether you are buying an authentic
antique or a replica. Though for some consumers, whether it is an
authentic antique or a replica is of little consequence, the
distinction will impact the price you may want to pay.
most important thing when choosing these lamps is you want to find
lamps you truly like. The look and feel of a lamp should match your
style and taste, as well as the overall style of the room you plan to
use the antique lamps in.
They can add a
rustic feel, a classic feel, elegance, charm or whimsy depending on
the room you are putting the lamps
in and the style of the lamps you choose. These lamps can also be a
good investment as they appreciate in value.
for antique lamps you can look online, at auctions and even at garage
sales and yard sales to find the right lamps for your needs. If you
plan to use the lamps, you will want to make sure they are up to
standard in order to eliminate any safety concerns. You can bring
antique lamps to an electrician to be looked at.
When you have
the lamps looked at you will also want to find out what wattage light
bulbs you should use in the lamp. Though many consumers do not think
it is important to do this, you will find that it is safer and wiser
to take the extra step and ensure you are using the right bulbs with
If you are
lamps, make sure you place them in a safe place, and if buying
floor lamps or table lamps you will want to make sure that there is a
solid base and a flat surface so the lamp does not tip over and break.
are decorating a room for the first time or redecorating the room, antique
lamps are a great addition that can be an instant focal point to
any room. Light naturally captures attention and with the right lamps
you can make a great statement about your room and your style.