Salt Lamps are cute looking lamps made with Himalayan rock salt. They look very coming and have psychological effects on body and mind.
If you are thinking of buying a salt lamp for your home or office. Wait! This DIY tutorial will show you how to create a salt lamp at your home without spending much. A normal Himalayan salt lamp may cost you $20 to $50 dollars.
But, this DIY salt lamp tutorial will help you to build a low cost salt lamp at home.
Things we need for a DIY salt lamp
Things we need to build a salt lamp.
1.One glass jar and a glass cup or vase. One small and another one just little big so that one can be easily placed inside another.
2.One pack of Himalayan Pink Salt (it costs around $5)
3.Candle or small LED tea light.
That’s all we need to build a salt lamp.
DIY salt lamp with glass jar and glass cup/vase
Take the glass cup/vase and place it inside the glass jar.
Now tear the pink salt packet and fill the outer glass jar with pink salt.
You can use a paper roll to cover the inner glass cup/vase so that salt crystals do not drop in the inner glass jar. Make it simple and easier your own way.
Your DIY salt lamp is Ready
It is ready and now adjust the salt in the glass jar. Adjust any overlapping or coming out salt with a pen/pencil/stick.
It is very easy to build a salt lamp at home using equipment available at home.
You can use this salt lamp as a candle holder. Place a candle or LED tealight inside the glass cup/vase and purify your air.
Salt lamps are said to create negative ions which help in neutralizing the positive ions produced in our body.
How does this DIY salt lamp works?
You may be wondering how does this salt lamp will work. It is simple, the heat generated by the candle place inside will melt the salt. The salt vapor will trap dust, produce negative ions thus neutralizing the surroundings positive ions released from gadgets.
You can also buy salt lamps directly from Amazon. If you want to buy from Amazon, consider reading our reviews. The best salt lamps available on Amazon.
DIY Himalayan salt tea light holder
You can also build a nice looking DIY Himalayan salt tea light holder at home.
All you need is a glass jar and edible Himalayan pink salt. This DIY guide will help you to build a salt lamp at home.
A DIY salt candle can be used anywhere. You can keep this DIY salt lamp in study room, living room, office room, drawing room or in your little one’s room.
It really helps in making the environment calm. Some even use it as an alternative to dim light at night.
Final thoughts on DIY salt lamp
It is easy to make a salt lamp at home. If you are searching for a salt lamp or salt lamp is not available in your area. Then, this DIY tutorial will be best for you to build a salt lamp from the household material.
Himalayan salt lamps can be found in any supermarket. They are available online to buy from Amazon.
You can either buy or try to build by yourself with this DIY salt lamp tutorial.
Thanks for sharing this amazing DIY.
I have a few metal basket type himalayan salt lamps. I’m not sure of the quality of the medium sized “rocks” and I’ve come to learn that the dimmer feature on them gives off dirty electricity. I believe the negative out ways the positive in using them. Is there a good way to use these rocks?
Kelly Glennie says
Um, the led will not heat the salt enough. It needs to be an incandescent.