Published at Wednesday, September 26th 2018. by Vivian Lancaster in Sconces.
Most externally placed sconces utilize a single light bulb. A number of them have a half-moon shaped lid that shields the bulb from view and imparts an upward shaft of light on the exterior walls. There are also wall sconces that have a full-cover opaque lens that renders a moon-glow effect, with the light dispersing around the fixture. From traditionally ornate designs to sleek-lined simple motifs, there is a range of styles available in the market. You can find them nowadays in various art deco style, rustic or contemporary and modern. There are even some with a shape of a leaf, which are really elegant to look at.
One thing that also makes the wall sconce a great lighting choice is the versatility of all the different styles and finishes available. They come in modern designs and traditional designs and everything in between. They also come in a wide variety of materials that they are made from. Such as metal, copper, glass, wrought iron, ceramic and Tiffany stained glass.
Exterior sconce can be used to illuminate paths or the sides of your home. They can help you accent your home‘s best features. Let‘s say you have an arch, some pillars or other beautiful architectural features on the outside of your home. Use sconce to bring that out at night.
When it comes to lighting your home there are two different types of lighting. There is general lighting and ambient lighting. General lighting is your most common form of lighting. This comes from chandeliers, ceiling lights and your main sources of lighting. Ambient lighting is more of accent light such as a table lamp or wall sconce.
The Mission Style: Craftsman wall sconces have a distinct basic style with strong structure, clean lines, and organic materials such as mica, wood, and copper. It focuses on a handmade look in contract to a factory reproduction. The Mission style emerged from the Arts and Crafts period and is still quite popular today. This style has primitive, plain lines and usually displays darker, warmer finishes.
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