Different styles and finishes desk lamps are available in market. There nothing like wrong or right in this department as this is specifically related to one’s taste. It is personal preference to have any size, shape, finish or style lightings in your house. However it is smart to choose a desk lamp that matches to your décor. You would want contemporary or modern lamps as per your décor style. If you have drawers or cabinets with rubbed bronze handles or brushed nickel handles, matching your desk lamp to these finishes is wise and smart when possible. Just remember there is no point in picking a lamp alone based on its look.
Controlled beamed, focused or dimmer flexible lamp should be used if you use this space for other activities as well like watching TV. A flexible lamp with 30 degree angle can won’t send stray light on any other activities and be limited to desired area. Directional lights such as LEDs tends to have more controlled beam of light than others.
Benefits of LED flexible desk lamps
Compared to incandescent or halogen lamp version, it will anytime be less expensive even if used for 24*7. Benefits of LED flexible desk lamps –
- Reduced power consumption as uses only 1/5th power compared to halogens lamps.
- More power light is shed.
- Available in different types and shapes.
- Can be accommodate in almost all places in the room.
- Due to increased lifespan, less expensive option
How do decide the size of Flexible Desk Lamp to be used?
Size and shapes of the light fixture should be such that it avoid eyeballs. So measure these fixture before you buy them to place in your décor. Also help from interior designers can be taken for these selections. Consider your workspace configuration, if working on a desk top v/s a laptop computer, a desk light with longer arms will be needed to cover the entire work area. Choice of mounting the light on wall can also be incorporated like table top or clamp to your desk or on a wall.