When choosing an alternative to globe lighting, there are some things to take into consideration. There are many varieties, and styles of alternative lighting available to the consumer. Perhaps your home has low ceilings; recessed lighting would be an alternative to globe lighting. Ceiling fans will help circulate the air in a room as well as providing lighting giving the consumer a dual purpose.
Track lighting contains light fixtures installed on a continuous track. Track lighting allows you to draw attention to any area or object within your home. Install track lighting along the ceiling, hard to reach places or tight places in your home. Track lighting comes in an assortment of shapes and sizes.
Recessed lighting installs into a hole in the ceiling. Recessed lighting takes up no to little ceiling space. Recessed lighting contains two parts, the trim and the light. The trim is visible. The actual light component is recessed in the ceiling.
Pendant lighting hangs from the ceiling. Pendant lights can detract the light in a room or defuse the light. Pendant lighting is available in many shapes and sizes. An example of pendant lighting is the chandelier.
Wall scones are light fixtures mounted on the wall. Wall scones create subtle lighting. Style and colors of wall scones vary, ranging from cooper, stainless steel, brushed nickel, and many others. The glass shades for wall scones come in a variety of styles to fit almost any consumer’s personal preference.
Portable lighting does not involve any installation. An example of portable lighting would be a lamp. The variations of portable lighting are immense. Variations of portable lighting range from table lamps, floor lamps, desk lamps and any other lighting that is capable of plugging into a household wall outlet.
Task lighting is capable of focusing light, where needed. Task lighting is directional and glare-free lighting. Task lighting is comparable to portable lighting, except task lighting contains stable and flexible arms.
Ceiling fans contain scone lighting. Ceiling fans suspend from the ceiling. Ceiling fans perform two primary functions. The first function is to circulate air within the room. The second function is to deliver light through the scones attached to the ceiling fan.
Fluorescent lighting comes in a variety of colors and sizes. For example, some colors available are red, green, blue, white, and black lighting. Compact fluorescent lighting is often sold in “twist tubes.”