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How To | Decorate for the Holidays with Ease

Posted by on Dec 11, 2017 | 0 comments

How To | Decorate for the Holidays with Ease
The holiday train has left the station and is chugging full steam ahead! And while some people are just getting started on the shopping, others are already putting the final touches on wrapping. Neighborhoods are alive with displays ranging from simple white lights to giant inflatable presents and reindeer. No matter what’s on your list of things to do this season, we’re here to offer some holiday inspiration with help from some of our very favorite customers. ... Read More

Pro's Corner | Lighting Serves as Designer’s Best Trick

Posted by on Dec 8, 2017 | 0 comments

Pro's Corner | Lighting Serves as Designer’s Best Trick
Interior designers thrive on creating beautiful and functional spaces for their clients. They tackle remodels and renovations in every room of the house. But what is a designer’s dream project? For Cynthia Zamaria, an interior designer, farmer-florist, and blogger, the dream project is restoring her very own country property complete with a small flower farm. “We bought this 113-acre recreation property seven years ago as a weekend getaway,” she says. “The original house came with four bedrooms, a bathroom, a tiny kitchen, and a dark living room that didn’t take advantage of the sweeping views.” The property is located less than two... Read More

Pro's Corner | Traditional Barn Light Shows Off Playful Color

Posted by on Nov 6, 2017 | 0 comments

Pro's Corner | Traditional Barn Light Shows Off Playful Color
Classic gooseneck barn lights typically cry out for traditional finish colors. Black, galvanized, and even vintage green are often the perfect choice. But here at Barn Light, the place where vintage and modern collide, we know that, every now and then, a space demands a splash of something bolder. When we introduced four new finish colors earlier this year, we heard from many who fell in love with the new hues of Watermelon, Mint, Sunflower, and Chartreuse. When we spotted this photo on Instagram, we had to follow up! ... Read More

Featured Customer | Vintage-Inspired Lighting Accents New Farmhouse

Posted by on Nov 3, 2017 | 0 comments

Featured Customer | Vintage-Inspired Lighting Accents New Farmhouse
On Wednesday, we started a tour of a gorgeous new farmhouse in northwest Ohio that many people mistake as a thoughtful renovation of an older home. The homeowners took great care to include many of the details of a classic farmhouse in their design including a natural stone foundation, a standing seam metal roof, and barn lights. Ryan and his wife designed the home and chronicled the build on Instagram @OhFarmhouse. In Wednesday’s post, we checked out the front porch where the family enjoys watching the flow of the neighborhood. This popular spot is highlighted by two Original™ Stem Mount Pendants. ... Read More

Pro's Corner | LED Lights Offer Vintage, Modern Mashup

Posted by on Oct 30, 2017 | 0 comments

Pro's Corner | LED Lights Offer Vintage, Modern Mashup
When you’re a third generation carpenter, you know a thing or two about fulfilling client’s dreams. The Gomez family, principals of Allwood Construction in San Carlos, California, have perfected the art of building dream homes and completing historic renovations for more than 40 years. One of their recent projects was a new build in Woodside, California, which included a home and a barn plus a remodeled potting shed and a new two-story water tower built in the same place and likeness as a 100-year-old water tower that was removed. ... Read More

Behind the Scenes | The Final Stop Before Your Door

Posted by on Oct 26, 2017 | 0 comments

Behind the Scenes | The Final Stop Before Your Door
As we wrap up our celebration of National Manufacturing Month, our final stop is the Shipping Department. After our metal spinners, painters, and assemblers complete their handiwork in crafting your new American-made lighting, it needs to leave our Florida facility and find its way safely to your door whether you live in Orlando, Ontario, or Okinawa. And while Shipping is the last stop in the process, it’s a vital component of our overall manufacturing operation. Our goal is for your lights to be packaged well enough to keep them protected during transit while being as earth-friendly as possible with our packing materials. ... Read More