Soaring high above tables, chairs, and sofas, 72″ floor lamps are an attractive choice for bright general lighting in larger rooms. Available in a wide range of styles and designs, they’re an excellent option for providing stylish illumination to any home.
Choosing the right lamp for your space is crucial. There are several things to consider, including what you want the lamp to do, its location in your home, and how it will match other furniture and accents.
When selecting a floor lamp, you should also consider the function of the light. There are many different types of floor lamps, each designed to produce a particular type of light or be used in a specific way.
For example, a torchiere lamp is a popular design of floor lamp that typically aims the light upwards, to illuminate the entire room. They usually feature a reading arm as well, that directs the light downwards for reading purposes.
A floor lamp can serve a few different functions, but all of them are important. In the bedroom, a floor lamp might provide a light for general ambient lighting, or it might be used near to a chair or bedside to assist with vision.
The dining room is another common place where a floor lamp can be placed in a corner, because foot traffic and people sitting around a table often lead to the need for additional light. A floor lamp in a corner can give the dining room more of a general atmosphere and can help set the table as you prepare to dine.
You can also place a floor lamp in a darker corner to make it more visually interesting, while still adding the necessary amount of general lighting. When you’re choosing the best floor lamp for your space, it’s important to choose one that will blend in seamlessly with your existing furnishings and create a cohesive look and feel.
Modern, minimalist style is all about simplicity and functionality. The clean lines and cool silhouette of this Olmstead Floor Lamp are the epitome of this design style. With a shiny gold, black, or polished nickel finish and a clear plastic shade that gives off a nice glow when lit, this lamp will easily elevate any decor.
With the dimmer switch, you can control the amount of light that this floor lamp produces and adjust it to your preference. Plus, the 150W bulb (sold separately) can be controlled with a rotary switch, so you’re in complete control of your lighting situation.
This industrial-style floor lamp is the perfect addition to a seating area, reading nook, or any other spot that needs extra light. The metal fixture material only adds to its look, making this lamp a great investment for your space.