Jovin Lampshades and Lighting Blog

Monday, July 26, 2010

Classy Chic Chandeliers

Are you having trouble bringing light and style to a room? Most trendy lamps make great decorative pieces but give off a poor quality of light, and lamps that give off a decent amount of light aren’t too appealing to the eye. Installing a chandelier is a great way to illuminate a room while giving it an elegant feel at the same time. Chandelier lampshades are most commonly found in rooms such as dining rooms, foyers, or bedrooms. Most chandeliers have the ability to dim the brightness which makes them great light sources for any activity, from working on homework to romantic dining.

If you already own a chandelier, spice it up with new chandelier lampshades. Adding lampshades onto your chandelier will give it a new look that won’t take away from the classy tone it gives the room. Make sure you choose shades that match the mood and flow the rest of the interior of the room gives off. Personalizing your chandelier with lampshades is the solution you have been looking for to fulfill your fashion and functional needs!

Wednesday, July 7, 2010

Replacement Lampshades
Maybe your lampshade is seeing some wear and tear. Maybe your lampshade is looking a tad outdated. Or, maybe you just want to give the room a new look. If any of these thoughts are crossing your mind, it’s probably time to switch out that old, musty, boring lamp shade. And, since we’re in the lampshade business, we thought we’d give you some food for thought on replacing your lampshades.

A number of people switch their lampshades because they want a new size or shape, or both. Well, that’s no problem. If this is the case, though, you’ll want to make sure you measure your old lampshade so you can make comparisons. Or, if you don’t trust yourself with a tape measure, simply bring your old lampshade with you the next time you visit a showroom. Also, you should consider how your lampshade is attached to the lamp. You should always try and choose a lampshade that attaches to the lamp the same way your old one did.

A replacement lampshade can have a large impact on a room. It can help you achieve the desired amount of light you want in a room. And if you’re giving a room a makeover, a new lampshade can be just the trick to bring out that new theme. Replacing a lampshade is a fairly simple and affordable task, so if you’re looking to change things up a bit, you might be surprised as to what a new lampshade can provide.