It must be stated that night lights are often associated with young children who are perhaps scared of the dark. Or who do not enjoy sleeping in their own room, especially if they are of the age that they have recently been moved from their parents bed. But night lighting is not just a light that is placed in a plug socket by a child’s bed. Many adults are sure to be taking advantage of their many useful applications also.
Children will have many different and unique reasons for not wanting to go to bed, or have an inability to get straight to sleep. Fortunately, there are a range of products that can help encourage going to bed, and help throughout the night. Keep reading to discover the correct ways of using night lights in your child’s bedroom. Because there are many different forms of glow lighting available for the home. Here is a quick run down on the available options.
Socket Night Light
This can be plugged into any socket within the home. Or, perhaps when travelling and staying in a hotel. These can light up bedrooms, hallways and even bathrooms. They will create a gentle glow that is not overpowering or startling. Most will contain light emitting diodes, therefore are incredibly energy efficient.
These will most likely last for many years, and produce a gentle glow that will not disturb any child’s sleep, if kept a few metres from their bed. Plus, providing the safety of knowing the house is appropriately lit, when and if anyone needs to get up at night. Therefore beneficial for not just children, but perhaps adults who require glasses or contact lenses. Having a glow in the dark can provide suitable lighting to get to the toilet and back without the need for glasses or contact lenses.
These are different. For example, most projection night lights will, as they suggest, project light onto a wall or ceiling. This can be in the form of shapes or even the time. This will be in the form of low light that reflects of solid surfaces. A great way to keep restless sleepers occupied and able to get to sleep. It can also be a great novelty way of encouraging little ones to get into bed early.
Night Light Alarm Clocks
A multifunctional application used by many. Demonstrating the use of time and getting used to setting their own alarm, whilst keeping a steady glow throughout the night. Most products will clearly display whether its night time or day time, in the image or colour displayed.
Night lights as discussed are a very useful and often underrated product, with many different applications. But it is advised that sleeping in a pitch dark room each night is advised. In order to benefit from getting a good night sleep. Therefore, if your child requires a light in order to get to sleep. Consider switching of the night light or night lights, once they drift off to sleep.