Under Cabinet Lighting in Your Kitchen


The kitchen is a focal point of any home. From design aesthetics to functionality, your kitchen requires the right balance of lighting. Having the proper mix of recessed lighting, island-highlighting pendants, and under cabinet lighting will ensure the space meets all of your kitchen's functionality requirements. Types of Kitchen Lighting There are generally three types [...]

Under Cabinet Lighting in Your Kitchen2019-03-14T20:48:46+00:00

Efficient Lighting in the Office


Commercial buildings consume a substantial amount of energy. According to Southern California Edison, a typical office building uses about 30 percent of its energy on lighting. Want to save money? By making just a few lighting updates, your office could decrease its electricity consumption and you can see improved, efficient lighting in the office. Is [...]

Efficient Lighting in the Office2019-03-12T17:26:00+00:00

Track Lighting: Fashionably “In” or “Out”


There are certain lighting options in home design that are super functional, but traditionally just don’t look great. Track lighting has been one of those options. However track lighting is back "en vogue," and it is now more versatile and visually appealing than ever. What Is Track Lighting? Track lighting is a tracking method that [...]

Track Lighting: Fashionably “In” or “Out”2018-12-04T21:12:13+00:00

A Dimmer Switch for Your Home Lighting Needs


Achieving the right lighting balance for your home is essential. Bright lighting is needed when performing certain tasks, as too-dim lights can put a strain on the eyes. Sometimes, though, you may want to relax with a softer lighting that is not so intense. What is the best way to control the lighting in your [...]

A Dimmer Switch for Your Home Lighting Needs2018-12-04T21:15:09+00:00

Creative Lighting Ideas for the Bathroom


Balance of light is essential in the bathroom. When you get ready in the morning, you want natural light. At the of the day, you want lighting to help you relax and create a spa-like experience. Bathroom lighting needs to be extremely functional, but also beautiful. Read on to learn how creative lighting ideas can [...]

Creative Lighting Ideas for the Bathroom2018-12-04T21:16:37+00:00

Lighting Safety for Indoor and Outdoor Decorating


Decorating your house with lights for Christmas adds beauty and fun, but it also potentially brings danger. It is crucial to know how to use decorative lighting in a safe way. Certain lighting safety rules should be followed in order to enjoy the Christmas season without inviting tragedy. Lighting Safety When purchasing holiday decoration lights, [...]

Lighting Safety for Indoor and Outdoor Decorating2018-11-03T12:21:11+00:00

Edison Bulbs for an Antique Look


Thomas Edison designed the Edison bulb in the early 20th century. These bulbs are oblong, made of glass, and contain filaments for a warm, yellow glow: they also offer an antique or vintage look to your lighting fixtures. If you're interested in incorporating this trendy bulb into your home lighting, then read on below to [...]

Edison Bulbs for an Antique Look2018-11-03T12:18:18+00:00

Lights Flickering? This May Be the Reason


While the cause may be benign, lights flickering may be also be a sign of bigger electrical issues. Play it on the safe a side. Get to the source of the issue as quickly as possible to prevent any potential damage or injury. Why are My Lights Flickering? By running some basic checks, you may [...]

Lights Flickering? This May Be the Reason2018-10-22T20:28:42+00:00

Sustainable Lighting and Power: Why You Should Invest


Whether you are upgrading to a smart hub or want to save on energy costs, sustainable lighting is must in today's homes. Lighting accounts for around 15% of your utility bill. The Baltimore Sustainability Plan defines sustainability as the ability to meet the community's social, economic and environmental needs, without preventing future generations from meeting the same [...]

Sustainable Lighting and Power: Why You Should Invest2018-11-05T21:00:17+00:00

Lighting Ideas to Decorate the House


Lighting can bring a certain magic to homes. Good lighting can highlight your home's best features and adds extra comfort. This fall, consider some of the following creative indoor and outdoor lighting ideas to create a comfortable and safe haven. If you incorporate a few or more of the items below, then you will find [...]

Lighting Ideas to Decorate the House2018-10-22T20:26:08+00:00