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What is the purpose of putting holes near the top of metal lampshade?

The purpose of putting holes near the top of a metal lampshade is  to let the heat from the light bulb escape. Without the holes at  the top. The metal shade would become ve (MORE)

What is the best cleaner to clean lampshades?

This depends on what material the shade is made out of. If it's made out of glass or crystal then a weak solution of washing up liquid and vinegar will clean and bring the spa (MORE)

Do you dilute acrylic wall paint with water to paint a lampshade?

You could, but if you have some 100% acrylic solid stain, you would get better results since you wouldn't need to thin it nearly as much as a paint. If you have to use paint, (MORE)

What is the little metal thing that holds a lampshade on a lamp called?

It's called a lamp harp. The top (where you place the shade) is called a finial base, the little 'clips' at the bottom are called the harp base.
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How can you dye lampshades with Rit dye?

You would have to be sure that the lampshade is made of natural  fibers and does not have a coating that would prevent a dye from  being absorbed. Wear gloves and use a spon (MORE)