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All You Need to Know About Bathroom Heat Lamp Fixtures

Some people may already now that the bathroom heat lamp fixture is a lamp that we use to heat our bathroom. The heat lamp may be the most important fixture that we want to have in our bathroom especially in the winter season where our bathroom can be as cold as ice. Although most of us only have it in winter season,  but some use them throughout the year especially if they live in a cold climate where the temperature is low all year round.

Actually there are a lot of things that we need to know about them so we could use the bathroom heat lamp fixture efficiently, such as:

  1. Type all we need to know about bathroom heat lamp fixture

There are two types of bathroom heat lamp fixtures that we could choose from. The first one is the ceiling bathroom heat lamp fixture where the heat lamp is installed directly in the ceiling. The advantage that we get when having this type of bathroom heat lamp fixture is that we could make the heat spread all over the bathroom, but if our bathroom is big, then it will need a long time to finally heat the whole bathroom.  The second type is the free standing bathroom heat lamp fixture. With this type of bathroom heat lamp fixture we could determine which area of the bathroom we want to heat. The advantage is that we could move the bathroom heat lamp fixture freely as we wish. But because of its standing feature this heat light may only heat a small area of the bathroom rather than the whole bathroom.

Bathroom Heat Lamp Fixture

  1. The feature you need to know about in bathroom heat lamp fixtures

Some of the bathroom heat lamp fixtures also come with a fan that we could use to spread the heat from the lamp. Some of the bathroom heat lamp fixtures also have a timer in them so when we forgot to turn it off it will turn itself off.

  1. The placement you need to know about bathroom heat lamp fixtures

As we all know the function of the bathroom heat lamp fixture is to heat the bathroom, which is why we need to determine where we want it to be placed. If we have the ceiling bathroom heat lamp fixture type, then we need to make sure that the heat lamp is installed on the center of the dry bathroom area so it will be able to spread the heat evenly. If we have the standing bathroom heat lamp fixture type then we could try to put it near the bathtub or shower so when we step out from the bathtub or shower we will not feel the dramatic air change because of the cold bathroom.

  1. The safety precautions you need to know about with bathroom heat lamp fixtures

If we have a standing bathroom heat lamp fixture type we need to make sure that we do not place it to near ourselves because the heat could burn our skin. We should also pay attention to the surrounding area and do not place it near anything that could easily be burned.

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