Sometimes overhead lighting is too harsh for a room and there is not enough area for tabletop or floor lamps. Read more +
One way to provide lighting with a decorative touch is to add wall sconces as a lighting source. Wall sconces can be as simple or as elaborate as you want to add a decorative touch to any room in your home.
Wall scones are perfect for accent lighting and are often placed near artwork or mirrors. Adding sconces in this manner makes the artwork a focal point of the room. In most cases, two sconces are placed on either side of the artwork in order keep the room balanced.
In addition to their decorative properties, wall sconces can also add a practical purpose to a room. Adjustable wall sconces are perfect for reading light next to beds or sofas. The key is to make sure the sconce is aligned properly to avoid dullness or shadows. Many modern sconces offer bendable, movable arms that allow the light to be moved into better position for reading or doing crafts.
Decorators say that to create the right ambiance in a room, the lighting should be in several layers, which is why wall sconces are the perfect addition to any room. When there is too little light, a room can look unexciting while too much light gives an industrial feel to the room. Wall sconces provide soft, warm light so that the room feels more welcoming and appealing.
One of the best features of walls sconces is that they provide space-saving features as well as lighting. Bedside and desk lamps take up space while wall-mounted sconces eliminate the need for a lamp to take up room on a table or desk. In addition, there are many different styles of wall sconces to choose from, so you can find the one that perfectly fits any decorating style.
DécorPlanet.com offers many different wall sconces that will add the perfect accent lighting to any room in your home. Read less -