Posted at Friday, February 17th 2017 12:07:31 PM under Sconces by Alaine
When choosing lighting options for your home, you`ll find a wide variety of fixtures from which to choose. Although electric light fixtures are usually the most popular and versatile form of home lighting, there is a certain charm and appeal to candle light fixtures. Instead of simply displaying candles on the mantel or tabletop, candle sconces can be an elegant way of bathing a room in candlelight. Here are a few decorating tips you can use if you want to create a unique mood with candle sconces.
Many people prefer using sconces instead of standard candleholders, especially if there are young children or pets in the home. While a pillar candle displayed on the tabletop could be easily knocked over, a candle sconce provides better flame protection. However, when attaching a sconce to the wall, it`s important to use proper anchors for the sake of safety. After all, if your sconce were to fall from the wall while in use, it could be quite dangerous. You should also never let a candle sconce burn unattended, especially overnight, and always use non-drip candles.
Wall Candle scones are usually mounted in pairs as a feature, but it is possible to find single sconces that are dramatic on their own. Many wall sconces for candles use tea lights as their candles and provide holders to fit them, these styles of sconces are usually larger and designed for many tea lights at once. You can find sconces to take any shape or size of candle that you like, Perfumed candles can add to the mood of a room. Candle sconces can be easily installed - just like hanging a picture in fact.
Wrought iron candle wall sconces are among the most commonly found types of candle sconces. There are many different styles available such as butterflies or curls and swirls. Many designs use leaves and add other materials such as enamel in to give pleasing effects. Some artisans make outdoor candle sconces of mythical creatures for themed gardens.
Candle wall sconces are features that complement your interior decor and personal taste and style. They can add mood lighting if used, but are a feature in their own right. A sconce is defined as decorative wall mounted item for holding lights or candles. Wall sconces came into being during the Medieval Times when it was discovered that using tallow and a wick could make torches last longer. These torches were mounted in metal brackets outside the castle walls. Sconces have been used since those times to hold lights into interior room and exterior areas.
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