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October 5, 2021

Rules of Thumb for Under Cabinet Lighting

  One of the biggest must haves when remodeling your kitchen right now is adding under cabinet lighting. What is under cabinet lighting? It’s a type […]
September 23, 2021

Lighting As You Age

Did you know that older people require light levels that are 3 to 5 times higher than younger people due to age-related changes? As we get […]
August 16, 2021

Lighting Lessons

Modern lighting trends are moving from an abundance of light to more targeted lighting ideas that create interest and ambiance. Designers are layering light using a […]
May 20, 2021

Backyard Lighting

Coffee on the back patio. Barbecues on the deck. After dinner drinks on the porch. Warmer weather has us all wanting to spend more time outside. […]
April 26, 2021

Reasons to Upgrade Your Lighting

While we are in the middle of the prime renovation season, the one question I always urge clients to ask is “Should I upgrade my lighting?” […]
March 15, 2021

Ceiling Fan Buying Guide

A ceiling fan is a must-have home appliance for Spring, Summer and Fall. Whether you’re buying an indoor or outdoor ceiling fan for the first time, […]
March 2, 2021

Outdoor Lighting

Upgrading the outdoor lighting for your home and yard may not be at the top of your home improvement “to do” list this Spring, but here’s […]
October 2, 2020

Cozying Up Your Home With Lighting

Fall is a beautiful time of the year. The cool crisp breeze and the vibrant leaf colors remind us of nature’s beauty. It also reminds us […]
September 3, 2020

Learning the Lighting Lingo

Have you gone shopping for new light bulbs and been confused by all the terms? Lamps. Bulbs. Watts. Lumens. Brightness. Well, you aren’t alone. The lighting industry has […]
January 18, 2020

The Benefits of Using Your Ceiling Fan in Colder Months

It might seem odd to be thinking of using your ceiling fans in the middle of winter as they are traditionally used to cool your home. […]
November 13, 2019

Understanding Color Temperature

These days there are so many options for LED lighting. From various wattages to filaments to dimmability to color temperatures, it’s tough to know what to […]
June 3, 2019

Sizing Your Fixtures

You may know the exact style, finish and place for a light fixture to complete your remodel or adorn your new home – but let’s face […]