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70% Off Select Fine Art Lamps and Sconces

Danielle Littman |  2013-05-07

Limited Time Only – While Supplies Last Fine Art is the premiere lighting manufacturer for all your lighting needs – they hand make every detail of their fixtures and are based in Miami, Fla. Fine Art is updating a handful of wall sconces and lamps from their collections and while supplies last you can purchase…


LED Technology: Picture Lights

Danielle Littman |  2013-05-01

LEDs are the newest and most talked about energy saving technology for lighting today – they use approximately one tenth of the power of an incandescent fixture. This amount of energy savings is not only great for the environment and your wallet but this new technology also influences the designs of light fixtures. There are…


Choose Your Lighting to Set the Right Mood

Danielle Littman |  2013-04-24

Lighting can impact the experience of a room more than any other architectural element. Besides the obvious function, lighting can be used to evoke predetermined emotional responses. The first step in lighting a space is to think about its functionality; how do you plan on using the space? Will your dining room be strictly for…

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Simple Ways to Update Your Home Lighting

Danielle Littman |  2013-04-17

Is your home in need of an update? Do you still have the original builder grade light fixtures that came with your home? A dark and shadowy space can make a home feel dated, cramped and dirty, but don’t worry because there are some easy techniques to give your house a makeover, making it more…


Trending: Matte Gold Finishes

Danielle Littman |  2013-04-10

There is no denying that brass is out…..or is it?? Don’t be alarmed, that old shiny brass from the 80s and 90s is not making a comeback, this finish has evolved into a more refined, elegant and sophisticated set of finishes in the lighting world. While satin nickel has been a long-standing, ever-popular finish, the…


Designer Lighting in the Modern World

Danielle Littman |  2013-04-04

Lighting is no longer just about lighting up a space with general lighting, it has become so much more than that – designer lighting is meant to enhance a space and add purpose to your home. With the various kinds and styles of lighting come alternative lighting designs and variations other than general lighting or…


Track Lighting Guide: Putting Together a Low Voltage Track Lighting System

Danielle Littman |  2013-03-27

There are 4 basic components to a Low Voltage Track System: track, standoffs, transformer and light fixtures. • Track – this is what the light fixtures attach to, it brings power from the source to the very last fixture. • Standoffs – standoffs hold the track steady so that it does not dip with the…


Establish Your Energy Efficient Lighting Plan Now

Danielle Littman |  2013-03-14

Whether you’re remodeling or just looking for a more efficient way to light your home, there are far better economical ways to do so. Here are some of our most helpful tips on starting an energy efficient lighting plan from our most knowledgeable lighting professionals. You can save energy and keep your home stylish and…


Bring the Romance Home with the Perfect Lighting

Danielle Littman |  2013-02-21

Even though Valentine’s Day has passed and the chance to surprise your loved with your romantic side on that momentous day will have to wait a year doesn’t mean you can’t learn some new and romantical lighting tips; special, romantic lighting and decorating trends for you and your significant other to enjoy from our very…


The Best Lighting for your Bathroom

Danielle Littman |  2013-01-31

The first priority when lighting you bathroom is not making the space look good, but rather making you look good, the most ideal and flattering light possible. In order to create this satisfying and flattering glimmer of light for you in your bathroom is to start with lights that illuminate on either side of the…


Maxim Spotlight of the Month: Oak Harbor

Danielle Littman |  2013-01-17

This month Maxim Lighting is focusing on a very regal collection with a contemporary twist, the Oak Harbor collection – a collection that promises to complement any space it adorns. The Oak Harbor collection is comprised of wall sconces, vanity lights, flush and semi-flush mounts, pendants, mini pendants and chandeliers; a compilation of beautifully designed…


Dolan Designs Offers Stylish New 2013 Products

Danielle Littman |  2013-01-11

This year, 2013 is host to a myriad of brand new products from a great deal of brands – Dolan Designs has definitely prepared for the new year with new collections that are sure to impress with style and charm. Dolan’s Monaco collection is simple yet refined with bold lines that boast a transitional yet…