A marriage of function with aesthetics – that is the floor lamp with table, for you. It is great for showcasing your family photos, or holding books, or placing remote controls. They light up dim corners, and effective over a wider area compared to a table lamp. Another benefit is that they are portable. They can be decorative, and the room can look taller with a slender floor lamp around. A floor lamp with a table doubles as a side table or a coffee table. They are another piece of furniture for you, plus the light. They also give additional task and accent lighting. In fact floor lamps with tables are can be very good at deciding the mood or ambience of a room.
Places to use floor lamps with tables
In a living room, floor lamps with tables can be kept in the corners, to function as a showcase for books or photos and to light up the corner at the same time. In a bedroom, they are great bedside tables as well as reading lights. In the entries or hallways, floor lamps with tables provide the right ambience as well as a perfect homely and aesthetic welcome sign.
Choosing a floor lamp with table
You must select a floor lamp with table that suits the type and colour of your room and furniture. A contemporary design will not be the ideal partner for a Victorian floor lamp. If you have small rooms, it is best to choose a lamp shade that is rectangular, so that it can fit flush against the wall leaving no space in between, and you can save space.
If you choose a good quality floor lamp with table made in excellent quality wood, and a strong enough base, you can use it for a life time. The only part you will have to keep changing will be the shade.
Another factor to keep in mind is the size of your furniture. Solid, oversized furniture and very thin floor lamps do not go together.
Also, it is important to place significant items on a floor lamp table. if sundry items are kept there, the lamp itself loses its elegance.
Choosing the right shade
The important factor to be kept in mind while choosing the shade of the floor lamp with table is that the shade should match the table, the base of the lamp and the other furniture in the room.