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  • Study room

    Choosing a Pendant Lamp Meaning for Your Home

    When you’re looking to add a focal point and elegant lighting to your home, pendant lamps are a great option. Unlike floor and table lamps, these ceiling fixtures come in a variety of styles and materials, making it easy to find one that fits your aesthetic. From industrial to vintage, there’s a pendant for every design style. Simpler than chandeliers with their multiple outstretched arms, pendants are little more than a bulb hidden under a shade hanging on the end of a cord. This minimalist silhouette allows for a wide range of designs, from 4-inch-diameter mini cylinders to massive 30-inch domes. Some wash light over a large space, giving foyers…

  • Kitchen

    Chandelier Glass Replacement – The Top 6 Best Replacement Crystals For Chandeliers

    Chandeliers are a beautiful addition to any home, and one way to add a personal touch is by using crystals. If you have old, broken, or missing crystals on your chandelier, then it is important to replace them to keep the look of your lighting fixture. There are several different types of crystals available, so it is important to find the right ones for your home. In this article, we will discuss the top 6 best replacement crystals for chandeliers. These crystals are made of high-quality material and have a great design that will add beauty to your light fixture. They are also very easy to clean, so you can…

  • Living room

    Victorian Floor Lamps

    Victorian floor lamps provide a unique look to your living space, and are a wonderful addition to antique-inspired rooms. They typically feature a wrought iron base and stained glass shade, and come in a variety of styles and designs. These lamps are also ideal for rooms with traditional furniture, such as oak and cherry wood pieces. Adding one of these gorgeous lamps to your home will help bind the room’s decor together, and add a classic style element that will impress guests and visitors alike. The Indus lamp reflects a blend of Victorian and Art Nouveau styles with its gently flared accent panels crafted from iridescent green and amber art…

  • Room

    Choosing a Plug For Wall Lamp

    There are many reasons why you might need a plug for wall lamp – whether you want to add a light to your reading nook, brighten a hallway or illuminate the stairs, wall mounted lights are a great alternative to traditional table lamps and can make a real style statement. They’re also a good choice for dark corners where the natural light can struggle to reach and are often less bulky than floor or table lamps. They’re available in hardwired and plug-in options, so you can choose the one that best suits your needs and budget. Plug-in sconces have cords that plug into standard outlets, so they don’t require any…

  • Bedroom

    How to Choose a Chair Mat for High Pile Carpet

    When you have high pile carpet in your office, it is important to use a chair mat to keep your floors clean. These floor protectors are available in a variety of sizes and shapes, so you can find one that fits your office’s space and budget. They can also help you reduce lower back pain and improve your circulation by providing a smooth, ergonomic surface to roll on. How to Choose the Right Chair Mat for Your High Pile Carpet First, you need to consider what kind of carpeting you have. The type of carpet you have will determine the thickness of the mat, as well as its cleats. If…

  • Bedroom

    How to Record Office Equipment on Debit and Credit

    Office equipment is one of the most important items that a small business owner will purchase. It can include a computer, a copier or even office furniture. When you purchase new equipment it is important to account for the expense using a journal entry that involves both a debit and a credit. When you buy a computer, copier or other piece of equipment for your business, you will want to record it in your books with an account called Equipment. The debit will represent the cash that you paid for it, while the credit will be for the asset. The account Equipment will help you track the expenses associated with…

  • Kitchen

    Christmas Gifts For Women

    Christmas gifts are a special time of year, and there’s no better way to show your loved ones how much you care than by giving them something they really want. There are a lot of things to consider when buying gifts, from what to include in your basket to how much money you’re willing to spend. Thankfully, a little bit of planning and thoughtfulness will go a long way when it comes to gifting women the perfect Christmas presents. For a girl who loves her food, a kitchen tool or gadget is always a welcome gift. We’re particularly fond of this versatile pan set that comes with everything she needs…

  • Bathroom

    Are Room Temperature Eggs Better For Baking?

    Are room temperature eggs better for baking? Depending on what you bake, the answer to that question might be yes or no. But there are a few reasons why it’s worth taking the time to get the egg to room temperature before adding it to your recipe. The first reason is that cold eggs can cause your batter to be more lumpy and harder to mix, according to the Food Network. That’s because the proteins in an egg coagulate (change their structure) when it’s cooled from an egg’s refrigerated state to room temperature. The same is true of cold butter or cream. This also means that you won’t get the…

  • Bedroom

    Choosing a Mushroom Shaped Lamp

    If you’re interested in lighting up your home with a mushroom shaped lamp, there are several options you can choose from. Several designers have created LED powered versions. These lamps are typically sunk into wooden structures and come in a variety of designs. You can also find lamps that look like magically colored mushrooms or wild fungal varieties. Ikea’s Sidnie Lamp The Sidnie lamp is inspired by the Italian mid-century modern style. Its simple, mushroom-shaped shape combines clean lines with vintage flair. The Sidnie also doubles as a desk organizer and features a built-in USB port. Another great mushroom-shaped lamp is Ikea’s Angtuo wooden folding book lamp. This lamp is…

  • Study room

    The Flos Parentesi Lamp by Italian Designer Flos Castiglioni

    Castiglioni was inspired by Pio Manzu, who had designed the Fiat 127. Though they had never met, the two men knew of each other’s work. Pio Manzu’s widow showed Castiglioni sketches of her husband’s work. Castiglioni was fascinated by the concept, which involved a tin with holes for light to radiate. The tin rested on a rod that ran from the ceiling to the floor. The rod was attached to a screw, which allows the tin to move. Flos The design for the Flos Parentesi lamp originated in an unexpected way. Its concept started when the late Italian designer Pio Manzu, known for his Fiat 127, died at a young…