A Tour of Pendant Lighting by Room

A Tour of Pendant Lighting by Room

Searching for a way to upgrade your home in a flash? A new pendant light may be just the solution. These eye-catching designs brighten up any space while letting you experiment with different styles and unexpected silhouettes. We’re showing off some of our favorite pendant options for every room of the house and helping you choose the perfect luminary for your styling needs.

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Chandeliers By Room Guide

Chandeliers By Room Guide

The right chandelier can transform any space with glimmering light and undeniable style. Whether you’re searching for the traditional glamour of crystal designs or contemporary showstoppers instead, there are endless options for any room in your home. We’re giving you a tour of the chandeliers that work best for each room in your home and helping you update your interior lighting one space at a time. 1 | Foyer & Entryway Chandeliers There’s no better way to make a dazzling first impression than with an entryway chandelier. Capture guests’ attention as soon as they walk through the front door with a statement-making...

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How to Choose Between Flush and Semi Flush Lighting

How to Choose Between Flush and Semi Flush Lighting

Whether you are looking to add a light fixture to grace your foyer, add character in your bedroom, or set the tone in your walk-in closet, flush and semi flush lighting will easily create a lasting impression. With an ever-expanding array of fixtures that work for transitional, contemporary or modern settings (and beyond!), you'll easily be able to tailor your selection to the unique needs and requirements of your home. Apart from style and the material you choose, you may also want to consider factors such as the direction of your lights, diffusion opaque versus clear shades), size, the output...

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11 Scintillating Outdoor Post Light Trends for 2018

11 Scintillating Outdoor Post Light Trends for 2018

Few things make a great first impression quite like stylish lighting. Outdoor fixtures are a vital component of your home’s overall design, and post lighting is case in point. These essential styles give your guests a warm welcome while boosting curb appeal and shining a light on architectural details. But more than that, they offer safety, security, and comfort right where you need it most. We’re taking a look at the most eye-catching outdoor post light trends for 2018 and sharing tips on how to incorporate these designs into your outdoor space.

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Wake Up Beaming with the Best Bathroom Lighting

Wake Up Beaming with the Best Bathroom Lighting

Bathrooms are often the hardest room in the home to light. If you have too much lighting, then it can put a nasty glare on cosmetic issues. When there is too little lighting, you will be unable to see what you are doing. That can become extremely dangerous in a room prone to slippery surfaces. On top of everything else, you may need to light multiple areas, such as the vanity, ceiling, and wall. Fortunately, lighting the bathroom is much easier than most homeowners consider, and there are ways to ensure each section gets the lighting it deserves.

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Guide to Garage Lighting

Guide to Garage Lighting

If you’re looking for a home improvement project with a big payoff, consider a new lighting scheme for your garage. Even though it might not be the place for a crystal chandelier or set of silk-shaded sconces, most garages hold potential to be much more than a parking spot and storage unit. With some organization and new lighting, you might find space for a workshop bench, workout center, bike rack, music venue, even a video game lounge. When lighting your garage, use the “three layers of light” strategy to choose fixtures for ambient, accent, and task lighting. Read through this...

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5 Outdoor Lighting Tricks to Help Sell a House Quick

5 Outdoor Lighting Tricks to Help Sell a House Quick

Now that you have finally decided to put your house on the market, you have worked extra hard on improving its selling appeal. That’s brilliant! You have replaced and repaired, deep cleaned and decluttered. But what is it that you have overlooked and could potentially sabotage your hard efforts? How about your outdoor lighting? Oh yes! No matter how well-planned your landscape design is, it will be lackluster without the proper outdoor lighting. We have some basic tricks up our sleeve to help you close a deal faster than you expected.

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Out with Humdrum: Truly Unique Wall Sconces

Out with Humdrum: Truly Unique Wall Sconces

When it comes to choosing lighting solutions for your home, don’t settle for the same-old humdrum styles. Find what speaks to you by trying an “out with the old and in with the new” approach. Not sure where to start? Join us as we take a look at wall sconces that break the mold with their unique design elements and individual flair. Unique Metal Wall Sconces Break from tradition with contemporary wall sconces that dare to be different. From sculptural forms and mesmerizing angles to unexpected shapes and silhouettes, these artistic pieces command attention and brighten up any space with...

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A Brief History of Chandeliers

A Brief History of Chandeliers

As a crowning statement of elegance, grace and glamour, a chandelier — also known as a “ceiling rose” — sits at the top of the lighting fixture hierarchy, looking down proudly on all entering the room. Throughout history, chandeliers have been hung in important spaces like theaters, libraries, museums, cathedrals and other places where society’s upper crust is likely to show up. In many instances, chandeliers were strictly ornamental, offering no artificial light at all, their shine and sparkle coming only from the glass and metal they were made from. The more practical chandeliers of the Middle Ages and colonial...

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