When shopping for new and replacement lamp shades on our site or in our stores, you'll see shades listed with a set of different measurements.
Measure the Lamp Shade's Bottom Diameter. Measure the bottom diameter in the same way you measured the top. The widest part of your new lamp shade should be at least an inch or two wider than the lamp's base on each side for a balanced look.
To figure out the right width for your shade, measure your lamp base and multiply by two. For a round base, measure straight across; measure diagonally for a square base. The widest part of your shade should be at least a half-inch wider than the widest part of your base on each side.
How do you really know if the lampshade fits your lamp? We guide you through the process of how to measure lamp shades and lamp bases so it all fits .
To find the best size lampshade, start by measuring the lamp itself using a tape measure (or ruler). For the height, measure from the lamp base to the bottom of .
The best way to determine the bottom diameter of the shade for your table lamp is to measure the lamp height from the bottom edge of the table lamp base to the .
How to Measure a Lamp Shade. The right lamp shade not only softens the light from the lamp, but adds a decorative touch to your room. If you want to replace .
How To Measure A Lamp Shade
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