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Make a reading lamp

Brighten your life in less than an hour by following these simple steps.

If you are someone who likes to read before falling asleep you´ll probably find these instructions to learn how to make a bed lamp useful. If you have a shelf over your bed, it will provide a great solution for brightening up your room.

WHAT YOU NEED

MATERIALS

- 2 reading lamps
- Alcohol
- A cloth
- Strong adhesive (e.g. UniBond 100% Power Glue)
- Power tape (e.g. UniBond No More Nails On a Roll)

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Get the Materials

You will need strong adhesive (e.g. UniBond 100% Power Glue), mounting tape (e.g. UniBond No More Nails On a Roll), 2 reading lamps, a cloth and alcohol.

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STEP 1

Apply the adhesive

If you have a shelf over your bed you can glue two reading lamps to it. With a cloth moistened in alcohol, clean the surfaces to be glued and let them dry. Then apply a strong adhesive (e.g. UniBond 100% Power Glue) to the base of the lamps.

STEP 2

Put the lamps in place

Place the reading lamps where you want to install them.

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STEP 3

Secure with power tape

Tape the base of the reading lamps with strong mounting tape (e.g. UniBond No More Nails On a Roll). Depending on their weight, 24 hours should be enough time to leave on the power tape. You can remove it after that.

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STEP 4

Ready in 24 hours

In 24 hours the adhesive will be dry and you won’t have to miss a word of your favourite book anymore, now that you've learned how to make a bed lamp. Check out these other creative projects to make your bedroom look really original and personalised.

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