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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…

Floor Lamps

Key Ingredients for Lamps: The Basics

interiorlightingstyle |  2013-01-18

Here at Interior Lighting Style, we want our readers to understand how to find the perfect style and type of lighting for each room in their home and table lamps and floor lamps are typically a type of task light that most people consider when laying out their interior lighting scheme.  Today, we want to…

Interior Home Lighting

How Much Light is needed in your Space?

interiorlightingstyle |  2012-11-16

This is a question that so many people struggle with when considering a new lighting plan for their home.  But here is the thing; this doesn’t have to be a difficult process… Just follow these easy guidelines to determine the precise lighting conditions you need for your room: First, you need to determine the size…

Home Decor

Holiday Home Lighting

interiorlightingstyle |  2012-11-09

The holiday season is approaching and it is only natural to begin considering your outdoor holiday home lighting plan; by adding that extra special twinkle outside your home, you greet your family and guests with a warm welcome and that festive holiday merriment every home should have during this year’s holiday season. If you’re not…

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Color Temperature: An Important Feature When Lighting Your Home

interiorlightingstyle |  2012-11-02

Color temperature is important in a variety of lighting applications and it is essential, especially today with the wide range of bulb types and now, more and more LEDs and CFLs becoming popular; it is more common for home’s to have conflicting and incompatible light sources and color. In order to achieve the necessary light,…

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Lighting Advice from the Professionals at Eglo Lighting

interiorlightingstyle |  2012-10-11

Eglo Lighting is one of the premier manufacturer’s of decorative home lighting and offer high-quality products in a range of styles and designs.  At eglo.com, the company provides the public with an enlightening lighting guide that we wanted to share with our devoted readers; they share their expert advice on Light and Space, Light and…

Lighting

Philips Releases New LED App

Danielle Littman |  2012-10-10

Philips Lighting University has now made it much easier for you to become the authority in LED lighting with their new app (sold on iTunes), Learn LED, which is intended to provide you with the premier LED education tool, on the go, when you want it. Instead of having to sit through extensive classes or…

Lighting

What are Maria Theresa Chandeliers?

Danielle Littman |  2012-09-13

Maria Theresa chandeliers date back to the 1700s when the Australian Empress, Maria Theresa reigned. They are beautiful fixtures that are known to have more traditional silhouettes that are covered and draped with crystals. It is often mistaken that the frame of Maria Theresa chandeliers are made of glass but actually, they are known to…

Interior Home Lighting

Shed Some Light on your Home Theater

interiorlightingstyle |  2012-09-12

It’s that time of year for you to evaluate the current lighting scheme in your media/entertainment room; as the weather begins to slowly chill and football season is upon us, it is vital you light this space appropriately so you can make the most of your entertainment and pleasure within such a functional room. The…

Lighting

Crystorama’s Guide to Crystal

Danielle Littman |  2012-08-30

Crystorama, a family owned lighting company, is known for creating quality, very classic crystal lighting while incorporating modern silhouettes and materials into their lighting designs. Crystorama has been designing exquisite fixtures for more than seven decades and is a company that has grown to be an expert in crystal lighting; they have compiled a very…

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Emergency Lighting Tips

Danielle Littman |  2012-08-16

For commercial buildings, emergency lighting is an important part of the accessibility of the building. Often, emergency lights aid navigation during the nighttime hours both inside and out. There is an array of types of emergency lighting out there and they are available in a wide range of styles that will function efficiently when installed…

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Should I Use a Floor Lamp or a Torchiere?

Danielle Littman |  2012-08-15

Although floor lamps and torchiere’s seem similar in appearance, there are noteworthy differences between the two and assist in different functions for your interior home lighting. Here is some information about each: Floor Lamp – Floor lamps are habitually used for task lighting, next to a chair or table for reading, sewing, homework or other…