Entries by Lindsey P.

Coastal Style Lighting Design Tips

Coastal Style Lighting   When you think of warm weather, you start dreaming of beaches. The fresh ocean breezes, hot sand in between your toes, and cool waters invoke evoke feelings of relaxation and comfort. It’s no wonder why people want to incorporate those feelings into their home.  You don’t have to live by the […]

Best Home Electrical Tips

Do you have an upcoming home improvement project that involves electrical wiring? Before you get started on your project, you should make sure that you are following certain safety precautions to avoid electrical shock and other accidents. Taking care of projects on your own can save you money, but to ensure you are safe against […]

Unique Ceiling Lighting Fixtures for Every Space

Finishing touches are one of the most important parts of the room, and interior designers everywhere know that lighting is a great way to instantly turn a space into a masterpiece. From modern and sleek to traditional and dramatic, unique ceiling lighting features are not only functional, but also stylish and serve as the uniting […]

Back to Basics: Types of Room Lighting

You’ve decided it’s time for a change and you want to revamp your home. You begin your research and even before you start to remodel, things are already complicated. You start asking yourself what is a ballast? What do they mean by task lighting? Or why are lumens so important? The lighting industry uses intellectually […]

Ceramic Pendant Lighting Ideas

Whether putting together a design plan for a new home, commercial space, or just a room to be remodeled, lighting design must be carefully considered.  Properly lighting a space helps a designer create a desired mood in a room by highlighting shapes, textures, and focal points. Designing a lighting plan is harder than ever these […]

Ceramic Bathroom Lighting Guide

How many times have you walked into a washroom and thought, this looks strangely familiar? With the proliferation of the big box hardware store and DIY design and renovation, it’s not uncommon to see the same fixtures over and over again. Vanity lights are a prime example. The same four of five styles have been […]

What is a Vanity Light?

A vanity light, also known as a vanity bar, is a long light fixture mounted above the bathroom mirror. The counter and mirror are the focal point of the bathroom, and vanity lighting draws attention to this important spot. Vanity lights and vanity bars come in a range of shapes, sizes, and colors. And since […]

What is a Wallchiere?

“Wallchiere” is the clever term for a wall-mounted lamp that resembles a free-standing torchiere lamp. Attached to a wall like a sconce, it usually has one of two functions: spreading light out or directing light upwards. Like a torchiere, it is usually tall and slender, like a torch.   Why Choose a Wallchiere? A wallchiere […]