A lamp typically produces light from electricity and is known as a replaceable component. Lamps that are compact are called light bulbs. Wall lamps are lamps that are hanged on walls. These wall lamps are either plugged in or are connected with a wire directly producing electricity. Lamps are usually made up of ceramic, metal glass or even plastic. The electrical connection of most of the lamps and especially wall lamps are sockets attached at their sides so that the wall lamps can be directly plugged in. A wall lamp is most often used in bathrooms and hall ways.
TRADITIONAL WALL LAMPS
The traditional wall lamps typically reflect the style of the past and the old times. It was the time when the idea of a wall lamp was restricted to an ornate detailing. It normally had a formal look or appearance which suited the traditional interior and the décor style. The traditional idea of a wall lamp was having crystals that could reflect light. Also the shades used at that time were typical tiffany shades that symbolized the old traditional look.
CONTEMPORARY WALL LAMPS
The contemporary wall lamps are a bit different from the lamps used in traditional times. Not just the structure of lamps is different but also the style and the colors used are new. Usually these contemporary wall lamps have a sleek and a streamlined design different from the ornate designing. Basically these modern lamps are very simple and the design and layout is not at all complicated. Most of the contemporary wall lamps are polished in bright silver color and the material used in its making is metal.
Transitional is another most commonly preferred wall lamp type. It is actually a mixture of both the traditional and the modern wall lamp style. It is neither that simple nor that complicated, it is somewhere in between and that is why it is preferred so much nowadays as it can provide people with a traditional touch as well as a modern touch.
MODERN TYPES OF WALL LAMPS
Nowadays, a wall lamp comes in a wide range of variety of styles and light designs. Some of the modern types includes: down light which directs the light downwards, up light which is the exact opposite of down light, up down light which is a mixture of both, a swing arm lamp which is adjustable, plug-in swing arm and many more.