5 Kitchen Lighting Trends for 2019

5 Kitchen Lighting Trends for 2019

With 2019 in full swing, we have been keeping a close eye on residential home trends – particularly as it relates to kitchen lighting. With mixed metals, industrial inspirations and smart lighting all becoming increasingly more popular over the last few years,...
Lighting Your Home By Number

Lighting Your Home By Number

Watt’s new in lighting brightness? Actually, that’s more than a bad pun. It’s outdated. Watts are out. Lumens are in as the way of measuring a bulb’s brightness. Why not watts? Thanks to the now-common lower wattage LED, lower watts no longer...
Getting the Light Just Right in Every Room of Your Home

Getting the Light Just Right in Every Room of Your Home

Too much or too little light in your home each has its own set of problems. Either too much or too little lighting in a given room or portion of a room can cause discomfort or danger. From eyestrain caused by too much bright light to the danger of tripping, the...
4 Types of Kitchen Lighting for Function and Ambience

4 Types of Kitchen Lighting for Function and Ambience

“Overture, dim the lights, This is it, the night of nights…” We had trouble memorizing Shakespeare, but the classic Bugs Bunny Show theme is stuck in our heads. Maybe it’s the “dim the lights” part. Or, because understanding...
Incandescent Lighting: When Is It Your Best Choice?

Incandescent Lighting: When Is It Your Best Choice?

We love our work but sometimes it’s hard being in the lighting business. When our romantic flame says, “You light up my life,” we respond with “Incandescent, LED, fluorescent, or halogen?” It’s a habit. (By the way, a halogen romance might be too dangerously hot to...
LED Lighting Pros and Cons

LED Lighting Pros and Cons

LED is the light train that shows no sign of stopping. It’s predicted that LEDs will lower the demand for electricity overall in North America by one-third by 2027. So, all aboard for an incomparable ride. Placed side by side with CFLs (compact fluorescent...