1. How to Choose the Perfect Lampshade

    Choosing the perfect lampshade is just as important as picking the lamp. Luckily, there are nearly as many lampshades as there are lamps, so finding an option to suit your style is easy. Here are a few tips to help you choose the right option for your home.   Color Matters You’ve established a theme in your room, so why not choose a lampshade that complements the colors already in your home…Read More

  2. Five Tips for Getting the Right Lighting

    Every home is different. Rooms are different sizes, receive different amounts of natural lighting, and have different existing lighting systems. There is no set recipe for success when it comes to lighting, but there are a few tips to keep in mind when planning your home’s lighting design. Here are a few things to consider before heading to the showroom to pick out your lighting:   Think in…Read More

  3. Make the Most of Your Georgian Design with Great Lighting Options

    Georgian design is making a comeback with its emphasis on intricate carvings, crown moulding, and muted colors. Traditional Georgian and colonial homes incorporated these design elements into every room of the house. Even picture frames were intricately carved, reflecting the overall theme of the home. It was an era of handmade elegance. With the rise in popularity of local artisans and handcrafte…Read More

  4. Modern Industrial Design for Your Home

    With housing at a premium, many developers are transforming old warehouse and factory spaces into modern, open floor plan apartments. Many of these buildings maintain characteristics of their prior function and possess interesting stylistic elements, leading to the creation of Modern Industrial design themes. Modern Industrial design incorporates elements of factory/warehouse design and transforms…Read More

  5. Spanish Colonial Inspired Lights Transform Your Space

    The Southwest is well known for its bright colors, decorative structures, and intricate ironwork. While some people are fortunate enough to live in Spanish Colonial designed homes with these elements already incorporated into the structure, there are a fair few Texans who simply wish to incorporate these aspects into their more average home design. It’s relatively simple to do, and we have a num…Read More

  6. Top 5 Benefits of LED Bulbs

    Lighting technology has dramatically improved over the last ten years and one of the most notable changes has been the adoption of LED bulbs and lighting into mainstream and residential light systems. While once prohibitively expensive, their widespread adoption has made this advanced lighting technology accessible to everyone. Here are 5 benefits of LED light bulbs.   Efficiency LED lights a…Read More

  7. What Exactly is the Arts and Crafts Style?

    One of the most popular lighting styles we see is the Arts and Crafts style. In today’s modern age of industrial applications and mass-produced items, the Arts and Crafts style brings back the feel of handmade products custom to your home and room.   Background on the Style The Arts and Crafts style came about as a response to the opulent mass-produced home decorations of the Victorian worl…Read More

  8. Why Update Your Lighting Fixtures?

    Sometimes, you get tired of the look of a room. Repainting the walls, replacing furniture, and adding accents can help rejuvenate your home’s appearance, but what about changing your lighting fixtures? Updating your home’s lighting can change more than just the appearance of a room--it can improve your home’s value and dramatically increase the functionality of the room. Here are a few reaso…Read More

  9. Things To Consider When Upgrading Your Lighting

    Any kind of remodel feels like a huge commitment, both in time and money. While often overlooked in significance compared to knocking out a wall or building an addition, lighting choice can help transform a space, making it ideal for a specific task, or falling short and leaving the room dim and dark. Picking the right fixtures for the room will eliminate this concern, but what should you consider…Read More

  10. What is Transitional Lighting?

    So, you’ve updated your furniture, repainted the walls, and are ready to finally take the plunge into updating your lighting fixtures to match your home’s new look. If your home’s decor changes frequently, picking a style can be a difficult choice. Do you go with track lighting, recessed fixtures, or ornate Victorian inspired chandeliers? Which is right for you? Well, it all depends on your …Read More