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Pendants

The Versatile Beauty of Designer Pendant Lights

Littman Bros |  February 2, 2018

As you browse through online catalogs and lighting showrooms, you’re bound to see several different types of light fixtures for sale. All of the options can make you wonder which variety will best suit your needs, and it can be easy to feel overwhelmed as you weigh your options. In today’s post, we’ll review six…

Bathroom Lighting

Tips for Optimal Bathroom Lighting

Littman Bros |  January 24, 2018

Choosing the right lighting for any room in your home can be an overwhelming task for many people, and selecting the right light fixtures for your bathroom is no exception. There are many factors to take into consideration during the process, and each area of your bathroom has different lighting needs. In today’s post, we’ll…

LED Lighting

The Benefits of Changing Your Lighting to LEDs

Littman Bros |  January 15, 2018

LED lighting is becoming increasingly popular for the home environment and for good reason. There are a lot of advantages to switching to LED lights, which is why more and more people are looking for LED lighting fixtures in our online store. If you are considering making the switch in your own home, you should…

Lighting

The Best Uses for Spot Lighting in Your Home

Littman Bros |  January 1, 2018

Spot lighting can be incredibly useful in your home. Use it in the wrong way, though, and it can end up creating unfriendly dark spaces and have you straining to see. It’s important to know how to use spot lighting correctly in your lighting design and choose the lighting fixtures that are going to bring…

Bedroom Lighting

10 Contemporary Bedside Lamps You’ll Love in Your Room

Littman Bros |  December 1, 2017

Contemporary style is perfectly suited for the bedroom. It’s softer than the hard lines and minimalism of modern design, but still maintains a serene style that can transform a plain room into a peaceful oasis. Contemporary style is classified by lots of soft angles and natural materials, and inspiration can come from a range of…

Outdoor Lighting

Tips for Making Your Exterior Landscape Lighting Look Amazing

Littman Bros |  November 1, 2017

Exterior landscape lighting is something that’s overlooked on a lot of Chicago homes. Many homeowners focus more on the interior design of their home while even more don’t stop to consider what their home looks like in the dark. But a little outdoor lighting can go a long way and provide your home with many…

Chandeliers

The Right Chandelier for Your Space!

Littman Bros |  October 1, 2017

Shopping for chandeliers online and in stores can be overwhelming if you are not sure what type of fixture is best for each room. As you view different styles of chandeliers, it is important to keep the size and function of the room in mind in order to select the right fixture for the space….

Ceiling Fans

Stylish Ceiling Fans for Every Room

Littman Bros |  September 1, 2017

When you are searching for stylish ceiling fans for various rooms in your home or commercial building, it is easy to feel overwhelmed by the wide selection that is available in stores and online. Additionally, it can be challenging to find a fan that suits your air flow needs and style preference without breaking the…

Interior Home Lighting

Choosing the Right Lighting for Your Interior

Littman Bros |  August 1, 2017

Intentional, well-planned residential lighting can provide many benefits for homeowners, especially if care is taken to ensure each space is properly lit with the right fixtures. However, when it comes to choosing the right lighting fixtures for each space, homeowners may feel overwhelmed with the wide variety of options available in stores and online. There…

Under Cabinet Lighting

Lighting Basics

Littman Bros |  July 1, 2017

Whether you’re building a new house or refinishing your current home, one thing is certain: choosing the right lighting fixtures for each room is essential for your comfort and safety. If you’re like most homeowners, considering all the options can be overwhelming, especially if you aren’t aware of a few lighting basics. When choosing lighting,…

Home Decor

Bright Ideas for Teens – Lighting up their bedroom!

Littman Bros |  October 12, 2015

Teens love to hibernate in their rooms. They could spend hours there hidden away, hanging out with friends, surfing online, doing homework or going for a sleeping world record. So this space needs to have function in form and design, and also show off your child’s personality and style. It can be hard to let…

'How To' Guides

A Bulb Isn’t Just A Bulb – Know the types!

Littman Bros |  September 20, 2015

A light bulb is just a light bulb, right? You buy it, screw it in, and it works. Yet bulbs are designed differently for different uses. The brightest light possible in a surgical room isn’t necessarily what you might like shining in your eyes when you wake in your master bedroom. Each type is created…