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Stylish Outdoor Spaces with the Proper Outdoor Lighting

Danielle Littman |  2013-12-12

Summer is fast approaching and as you prep your outside space for the warmer months ahead you should definitely take a look at your lighting – does it highlight your landscaping? Create a safe environment to walk in? Offer enough light for grilling and entertaining? Outdoor lighting is much softer than its indoor counterparts and…

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Collection of the Month: Eurofase Rosini

Danielle Littman |  2013-12-11

Eurofase Lighting has chosen their Rosini collection as the December fixture of the month and Rosini holds true to be very significant in design and inspiration. This whole collection was inspired and motivated by the music composed by Yoshino Rosini, a 19th Century Italian composer, most well known for his operatic masterpiece William Tell and…

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Outdoor Lighting Ideas

Danielle Littman |  2013-12-06

Outdoor lighting is about safety, navigation, and definition of space and when implemented correctly your exterior lighting will define your entrances and offer a smooth transition from your interior space. It should be noted that entrances should be well lit with wall or hanging lanterns – this will give you ample light for you and…

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The Perfect Picture Light

Danielle Littman |  2013-12-05

Selecting the right picture light can be somewhat difficult but our lighting professionals have broken down some key points when shopping for the perfect picture lights. There are so many options between the different mounts, type of lights, size and finish options – first, you have to determine the size of the picture light you…

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The Affect of Wall Sconces

Danielle Littman |  2013-12-04

Wall sconces have a huge impact on a space regardless of their size – they can be extremely long which will accentuate the height of a room; tall, which are typically used in spaces with higher ceilings or lots of natural light and highlight the openness of a space; and shorter sconces are great for…

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Savoy House Terrell: Collection of the Month

Danielle Littman |  2013-12-03

For the month of December, Savoy House Lighting is continuing their latest Collection of the Month campaign and is focusing on the stylish and very minimalistic Terrell collection. The Savoy House Terrell collection features a beautifully designed line of fixtures with eye-catching styling and gallant geometric lines of English Bronze or Satin Nickel finishes that…

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What to Consider When Lighting Your Home

Danielle Littman |  2013-12-02

Lighting is an integral part of your home’s overall environment and that is why is very important that you have your interior home lighting scheme properly set up in order to achieve the perfect ambiance every home needs. Lighting your home and lighting in itself is the most commanding component if interior design; without ample…

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Spotlight of the Month: Maxim Luminous Collection

Danielle Littman |  2013-11-26

This month, Maxim is focusing their chosen “Spot-Light of the Month” on its rustic yet refined Luminous Collection, a beautiful assembly of fixtures for your home. The Maxim Luminous Collection is an imaginative, somewhat contemporary style in lighting with a fresh metal-framed silhouette and stunning onyx stone shades. The beautiful hues of the onyx shades…

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Eurofase LED Lighting: Efficient yet Stylish

Danielle Littman |  2013-11-25

Eurofase is certainly one of the leading manufacturer’s in LED lighting applications as they have made sure to offer their customers a widespread collection of LED products that are efficient and of course fashion-forward design’s in lighting; they combine trendsetting designs with LED capabilities. Eurofase LED lighting is featured in a variety of their newer…

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Define Your Lighting Style

Danielle Littman |  2013-11-22

In a recent American Lighting Association (ALA) webinar, the question of design and style was discussed and it was clear that lighting styles and design components with lighting is more than often a subjective issue. Joe Rey-Barreau, architect, lighting designer and associate professor at the University of Kentucky’s College of Design, hosted the webinar and…

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Hinkley Lighting: LED Innovator

Danielle Littman |  2013-11-21

Hinkley Lighting is at the forefront of LED lighting and not only provides consumers with a variety of LED products but also incorporates beautiful design aesthetics to their products as well. Hinkley offers more than 100 LED options in their landscape lighting line of deck, path, step, spot and brick lights, their very functional line…

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Spotlight of the Month: ET2 Chic Collection

Danielle Littman |  2013-11-20

This month ET2 is shining on their Chic collection as the Spotlight of the Month and it is no wonder why, as the Chic collection definitely is a distinct family of lighting. The ET2 Chic collection features a modern twist on a classic silhouette; this collection brings together a stylish combination of “candle-like xenon lights…