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Lead into the New Year with LED Lighting

Littman Bros Lighting |  January 5, 2011

New 2011 product introductions are on the way. The annual lighting show in Dallas Texas is coming up at the end of this month. Manufacturers will unveil their new collections. Watch for the most effective technology in lighting today. L.E.D. stands for light emitting diodes, in layman’s terms they are illuminating computer chips. Each L.E.D….

Basement Lighting

Lighting Guide: The First Step to a Finished Basement

Littman Bros Lighting |  September 7, 2010

Whether you’ve just moved into your house or lived in it for years, you’ve probably thought about remodeling the basement. A finished basement not only gives you and your family more space, it also significantly increases the value of your home. So if you plan on selling in the future, or just want more living…

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The Versatility of Track Lighting

Littman Bros Lighting |  August 30, 2010

Track lighting is a contemporary fixture perfect for just about any room in your home. Whether you want to illuminate the artwork on your living room wall or brighten up the kitchen, track lighting is available in a variety of styles, shapes and sizes. It is a great alternative to traditional lamps and recessed lighting…

Accent Lighting

Accent Lighting Guide: Light Up Your Home With The Right Lighting Accent

Littman Bros Lighting |  August 23, 2010

Accent lighting for the home is key in order to maximize the amount of light you get within each room of your home. Summer is quickly coming to an end, the kids are getting ready for school and many of us are getting our homes ready for the fall season that is approaching fast. With…

Accent Lighting

Basic Types of Lighting: Lighting your Lifestyle

Littman Bros Lighting |  April 12, 2010

Great lighting can turn an ordinary home, into an extraordinary home. When planning your lighting scheme, you should know the basic types of lighting needed throughout your home. Make sure you look at the activities that take place in each room, the ambiance you want to create and the decorative items you want to emphasize…

Family Room

Living Room Lighting Design Layout

Littman Bros Lighting |  March 18, 2010

When determining your lighting plan for a living room or family room, you need to think about the kind of activities that take place there on a daily basis. For entertaining and watching television, general lighting is needed.  Task lighting for reading and accent lighting to highlight art and architectural features are both necessary in…

Kitchen Lighting

Kitchen Lighting Ideas Centered Around Function

Littman Bros Lighting |  February 22, 2010

Whether you’re preparing meals, reading the newspaper or hanging out with family or friends, the kitchen is a constant place of activity that require sufficient lighting to accomplish everyday tasks and provide a comfortable setting.  A well construction lighting plan will transition the kitchen lighting through each activity or function. Because kitchens are in use…

Bedroom Lighting

Lighting Ideas for Kids

Littman Bros Lighting |  January 19, 2010

Often times it can be hard to figure out lighting ideas for kids as they change their mind on a daily basis and who knows what their tastes have turned into this week from the last. Creating a new lighting scheme for your kids can be fun way to spend time together and allow your…

Office Lighting

A Vast Array of Home Office Lighting

Littman Bros Lighting |  December 16, 2009

When designing a home office lighting plan, you will want to create a comfortable environment that is free of harsh contrasts and distracting glare. You will need task lighting for reading, writing, and computer work, and general lighting main office area. You may also want to include accent lighting to highlight artwork or awards showcased throughout the office….

Bath Lighting

The Essential Components of Bathroom Lighting

Littman Bros Lighting |  November 12, 2009

Proper bathroom lighting is important to ensure that your space will emit ample amounts of illumination.  Selecting the right layers of lighting for a bathroom will allow you to create a highly functional space.  Function and fashion are combined in this setting to make sure lighting is layered with both ambient and accent fixtures, as well as task…

Bedroom Lighting

The Basics of Bedroom Lighting

Littman Bros Lighting |  October 9, 2009

Whether you have a small bedroom or master suite, you want to be able to have a bedroom function for more than just sleeping. Bedroom lighting consists of layers that light the room as a whole, as well as provide specific task oriented illumination.  While the bed remains the focal point, the room’s space might…

Dining Room Lighting

Dining Room Lighting from Functional to Formal

Littman Bros Lighting |  September 16, 2009

Today’s dining rooms reflect our changing lifestyles. Once used solely for daily dining, this room has become more multi-purpose. During the week, the dining room is used as a work zone for homework and crafts. On the weekends and special occasions it becomes a gathering place for parties and meals. In the flick of a…