Outdoor Farm Lights

All You Need to Know | Dark Sky-Friendly Lighting

Posted by on Aug 3, 2018 | 0 comments

All You Need to Know | Dark Sky-Friendly Lighting
With the growth of industrialized societies worldwide, light pollution has become a global issue. According to the International Dark-Sky Association (IDA), the widespread use of artificial light at night can adversely affect the environment and energy consumption. Here at Barn Light Electric, many of our fixtures are rooted in RLM-inspired designs which are a natural for dark sky-friendly lighting. The classic warehouse shade, with the bulb tucked high inside, focuses the illumination downward, away from the sky, and produces less glare. ... Read More

Featured Customer | Barn Lights Mix Rustic, Modern Styles

Posted by on Jun 25, 2018 | 0 comments

Featured Customer | Barn Lights Mix Rustic, Modern Styles
Blended home styles keep popping up as homeowners embrace an eclectic approach to design that celebrates appealing details from differing styles. Think industrial modern, mid-century rustic, or even jappalachia. When Jon and Jamie started planning their new home in Covington, Louisiana, they merged their favorite design styles to create a rustic modern farmhouse. “We built this as a home to raise our family in,” Jon says. “We love the nod to a simpler time when farmhouses were designed for functionality. We wanted it to have a warm, timeless feel while still reflecting some of the rustic modern style we like so much.” ... Read More

How To | Choose the Best Garage Lighting

Posted by on Jun 13, 2018 | 0 comments

How To | Choose the Best Garage Lighting
Several weeks ago, our guest blogger Melissa Andersen tackled design questions posed by our readers. (If you missed the post, you can find it here.) One of the questions concerned lighting for the garage, so we decided to expand on the topic in today’s post. First and foremost, garage lighting should be wet-rated for exterior use. Every product page on our site offers this information under the Product Details tab. For maximum durability, porcelain enamel lighting is a great choice thanks to its tough-as-nails finish. Porcelain enamel will never fade even in our famous Florida sunshine! ... Read More

Featured Customer | Award-Winning Modern Farmhouse

Posted by on Jan 5, 2018 | 2 comments

Featured Customer | Award-Winning Modern Farmhouse
If you checked out our year-end blog posts on our favorite spaces from 2017, you’ll see that the farmhouse trend made a strong showing. People love the rustic yet modern look of a contemporary farmhouse — lived in, yet lovely, with plenty of texture and character. Today’s featured customer, Jen from Sylvania, Ohio, built the modern farmhouse of her dreams accented with barn lights inside and out. The home was recently awarded Single Family Home of the Year by the Home Builder’s Association. ... Read More

Pro's Corner | Discount Barn Lights Add Clean, Modern Style

Posted by on Jul 14, 2017 | 0 comments

Pro's Corner | Discount Barn Lights Add Clean, Modern Style
What do you do when your business is growing and you need more space? If you’re Alexis Lundberg of Lexi Grace Design in Arizona, you raise a barn!  “We are a residential and commercial design studio as well as a home staging company,” Lexi says. “I designed the new barn and worked with an awesome contractor to oversee the build process from the ground up.” The result is a studio and warehouse that also serves as an event space. ... Read More

Guest Blogger | Light Your Way to a Beautiful Warm-Weather Yard

Posted by on Apr 18, 2016 | 0 comments

Guest Blogger | Light Your Way to a Beautiful Warm-Weather Yard
It’s finally that most perfect of seasons, when the sun starts to shine a little warmer, flowers begin waking from their winter nap, and chirping birds return from their yearly migration. At this time of year, our attention naturally shifts from cozy indoors to front porches and backyards, neglected for months and in desperate want of some TLC. And when the final flower is planted and blade of grass mowed, be sure to show off your hard work – even when the sun goes down – with the perfect exterior lighting. ... Read More