Copper Lighting

Entryway Envy! How to Make a Great First Impression

Posted by on Jun 26, 2017 | 0 comments

Entryway Envy! How to Make a Great First Impression
Even with summer in full swing, one of my kids reminded me yesterday that Christmas is only six months away. Seriously?! I suddenly feel the need to get outside and enjoy the weather with family and friends. Informal gatherings on the back porch are perfect for the summer, and while these times are meant to be low stress, you still want your home to look its best. So what kind of statement does your entryway make? Even if everyone is headed to the kitchen, first impressions are made at the front door. Take a look at some of our favorite customer entryways we’ve shared in the past and the lighting they chose to say welcome! ... Read More

Brass & Copper Barn Lights Solve Finish Color Dilemma

Posted by on May 31, 2017 | 0 comments

Brass & Copper Barn Lights Solve Finish Color Dilemma
When faced with a dizzying array of customizing options for new barn lights, customers spend a good deal of time pondering the finish color. They must consider not only how the color looks in their space today, but how it will look in years to come. Will I get tired of Emerald Green? If I paint the living room, will Blush Pink pendants still work? Is Black too boring? For some consumers, natural finishes are the perfect solution to the dilemma of choosing the perfect color. At Barn Light Electric, we offer an extensive collection of Brass and Copper Lighting that is easy to customize and offers a timeless look of elegance to any space. ... Read More

Lighting Lingo | Understanding the Anatomy of Stem Mount Lighting

Posted by on May 19, 2017 | 0 comments

Lighting Lingo | Understanding the Anatomy of Stem Mount Lighting
In a recent product review for the Primary Schoolhouse Stem Mount Pendant, a customer bestowed an Excellent rating on her new pendants and wrote that the fixtures were “beautifully crafted and well packed.” She noted, however, that she misunderstood how to calculate the stem length measurement. So today we’re offering a quick primer on the parts of stem mounted lighting and how to accurately measure the size of stem you need for your space. ... Read More

Guest Blogger | Nine Elements of American Coastal Style

Posted by on May 10, 2017 | 0 comments

Guest Blogger | Nine Elements of American Coastal Style
Different seasons call for different settings: winter makes us crave the cozy cocoon of a cabin in the mountains; fall conjures images of brisk afternoons on a farm; and the warmer months inevitably turn our thoughts to the coast — crashing waves, the smell of salt air, and sand between your toes are as quintessentially summer as it gets. Similarly, we long for these same feelings in our homes: lazy afternoons draped over a crisply slipcovered couch while a gentle breeze blows gauzy linen curtains. This style, dubbed American Coastal, is defined by relaxation, comfort, and the casualness that summer is all about. Here’s how to get this laid-back style in your... Read More

Featured Customer | Copper Pendants for Post-and-Beam Carriage Barn

Posted by on Apr 28, 2017 | 0 comments

Featured Customer | Copper Pendants for Post-and-Beam Carriage Barn
A family business that spans three generations must be doing something right. The folks at The Barn Yard & Great Country Garages have been crafting post-and-beam barns, custom garages, pool houses, and sheds for more than 30 years now. The group of designers, engineers, and builders offer one-stop shopping with a focus on quality materials and commitment to customer satisfaction. They’re singing our song! ... Read More

Featured Customer | Copper Gooseneck Lights Give Bath Reno a Spa Feel

Posted by on Mar 29, 2017 | 0 comments

Featured Customer | Copper Gooseneck Lights Give Bath Reno a Spa Feel
Amy waited patiently for 12 years to renovate the master bathroom in her Ohio home. Well, maybe not so patiently, but after countless other projects jumped the line, Amy’s master bath is finally finished. Author of the blog My Life From Home, Amy shared her long-awaited bathroom makeover with her readers this week. “I wanted my bathroom to have a modern farmhouse feel and I’ve always loved the classic style of barn lighting,” Amy says. “I’ve been waiting for the perfect space to incorporate this look for some time.” ... Read More