There are many reasons why you might want to have a night light in your home. It could be that you have young children that appreciate the comfort of having a light shining in their bedroom. It could also be a convenient way for you to be able to find your way to the bathroom at night without the need to turn on the lights. There are some options that you can choose for your nightlight to make it more convenient. You could purchase a motion sensor activated night light to save energy, and to have it come on only when you need it. You could also purchase one that comes on only when it is dark so you don’t have to turn it on and off when needed.
You should, however, be careful to make sure that no matter what night light you choose, it is safe and will not overheat. Some night lights that are made with inferior materials can melt and cause a fire if they are on for a long time. You might want to check reviews of the night light before you purchase it. Many websites offer customers to leave reviews, and if you find that a certain night light has had overheating issues, you should stay away.