LED wall lamp is a kind of LED light that can be used in any part of the house. Bathroom, outdoor LED, bedroom, kitchen light, living room, this wall lamp is not only timeless, elegant, but also economical due to the technology it uses. How to make the most of your sconces? Our advice.
It is now common knowledge that the LED light combines the advantages over those used in the past, namely incandescent and halogen. What you need to know about LED bulbs on the market :
Light comes from electrons that circulate to create photons,
It does not create heat,
Requires much less energy to illuminate as much as a traditional bulb,
Shock and vibration resistant,
Is available in different colors,
Has a longer lifespan: almost 50 times longer than conventional bulbs,
According to manufacturers, an LED can last for about 10 years, or 100,000 hours of continuous use,
An LED bulb will save up to 75% of energy, or 11 to 12 watts for a brightness comparable to that delivered by a 50-watt incandescent bulb.
Equip your wall lamp with the right LED bulb! To help you buy the right product, here are two essential criteria to consider:
The amount of lumens to obtain a higher or lower luminous flux:
1300 - 1400 lumens equivalent to a 100 W bulb
920 - 1060 lumens equivalent to a 75 W bulb
700 - 810 lumens equivalent to a 60 W bulb
410 - 470 lumens equivalent to a 40 W bulb
220 - 250 lumens equivalent to a 25 W bulb
< 150 lumens equivalent to a 15 W bulb
The amount of kelvins, a measure that expresses the color temperature to obtain a brightness more or less warm.
5500 to 6000 Kelvin - Cool white
4000 to 4500 Kelvin - Neutral white
2500 to 3000 Kelvin - Warm White
+/- 2200 Kelvin - White tending to yellow
LED wall lights have gained popularity in recent years, for many good reasons. Indeed, wall lighting fits any room and makes it more welcoming, being a key element of the famous lighting layers. There are also other options such as the LED ceiling light.
This type of lighting source makes any room brighter and larger while creating a pleasant atmosphere by interacting with the ceiling fixtures.
Finally, depending on the model you choose, for example, a designer LED wall light, add a unique decorative touch.
As explained above, the LED wall light can be installed in any room of the house. Indeed, it is a particularly versatile light fixture that will naturally find its place in the hallway, staircase, bathroom, bedroom, as a bedside lamp, dining room, living room, hallway, basement.
Before attaching a wall sconce, the first thing to consider is:
The atmosphere you want to create
Specialists advise to fix a wall sconce at about 1m80 from the ground. As for the spacing between each sconce, the ideal distance is between 2m50 and 3m00. However, keep in mind that this height must increase in the case of a home with high ceilings.
Here are the recommended mounting heights according to the rooms in the house:
Living room / dining room : between 1,70m and 2m from the floor if it is an additional light source, indirect or mixed.
In the bedroom, for an intimate atmosphere, fix the LED wall lamp in the bedroom at 1.20 m from the floor. If it is equipped with a reading light, 1 meter from the floor and on either side of the bed.
In the staircase or hallway, 1.80 meters. Between each LED wall light, leave 1.50 to 2 meters.
In the case of kitchen LED light, the ideal height is between 1.60m and 1.80m.
In the case of bathroom LED sconce, it is necessary to install a wall sconce with proper IP rating, high density and indirect lighting on both sides of the mirror.
The purchase of a LED wall lamp should leave no room for chance and improvisation. Our team is at your disposal by phone and email to answer all your questions on the world of wall lighting!