Industrial Home Utiility

Staff Picks |Wedding Gift Guide from Barn Light Electric

Posted by on Jun 15, 2016 | 0 comments

Staff Picks |Wedding Gift Guide from Barn Light Electric
We haven’t hit the solstice yet, but the summer wedding season is in full swing! It’s always a challenge to come up with the perfect wedding gift, and, let’s face it, although that lovely flatware is on the list, do you really want your gift to be tossed in a drawer with 11 other forks, knives, and spoons? No! You want something useful, beautiful, and memorable! And, even more so, something that will fit perfectly in the happy couple’s home no matter where they live in the years to come. The staff at Barn Light Electric is here to help with some of our favorite hand-crafted, American-made picks for the perfect wedding gift! ... Read More

Guest Blogger | 10 Easy Home Updates for the New Year

Posted by on Jan 8, 2016 | 0 comments

Guest Blogger | 10 Easy Home Updates for the New Year
For many, the new year signifies a time to freshen things up at home, and what started as a hopeful wish list can quickly become a daunting inventory riddled with dollar signs. But that doesn’t have to be the case! Here, 10 easy home updates that you can tackle in 2016 without having to call an expensive contractor. Change light fixtures: Lighting is one of the most important elements in any room, and changing up or adding new fixtures can have dramatic results. This year, add pendants over your kitchen island, a chandelier to your dining room, and wall sconces wherever your home needs extra illumination. An electrician is cheaper than a contractor! ... Read More

Guest Blogger | The 7 Must-Have Elements of a Cozy Rustic Christmas

Posted by on Dec 9, 2015 | 1 comment

Guest Blogger | The 7 Must-Have Elements of a Cozy Rustic Christmas
Whether you live on a quiet country road or a bustling city street, around the holidays everyone seems to gravitate towards all things cozy and rustic. There’s just something so nostalgic and inviting about the idea of a snug log cabin tucked deep into the snowy mountains, lit by the warm, flickering glow of candlelight and the roaring blaze of a fire, the scent of roasted chestnuts perfuming the air, with nothing to do but get lost in a good book and a warm cup of tea. ... Read More

Gift Guide | Top Five Gifts That Should Be On Your List

Posted by on Nov 30, 2015 | 0 comments

Gift Guide | Top Five Gifts That Should Be On Your List
The hunt is on! With Black Friday sales in the books and Cyber Monday in full swing, the holiday shopping season is officially under way. Of course, some people finished up their shopping weeks ago and are now casually planning dinner parties and wrapping gifts in their spare time. Not me. And judging from the parking lot at the mall yesterday, I’m not the only one with a long list to fill in the next few weeks! ... Read More

Guest Blogger | Eight Ways to Prepare for Holiday Guests

Posted by on Nov 11, 2015 | 0 comments

Guest Blogger | Eight Ways to Prepare for Holiday Guests
Believe it or not, the holiday season has officially arrived — Thanksgiving is just a few short weeks away with Christmas right at its heels. That means amid all the gift-hunting and recipe-tasting and general merry-making, your home is about to become a revolving door of holiday guests — sometimes unannounced! Make sure you’re ready for the arrival of kith and kin with these simple tips. ... Read More

Farmhouse Lighting Cozies Up Your Home for Fall

Posted by on Oct 9, 2015 | 0 comments

Farmhouse Lighting Cozies Up Your Home for Fall
This time of year, folks here in Florida have to enjoy fall by cruising our favorite home design blogs and Pinterest boards that tout the latest apple recipes. The view outside our windows is still pretty much green and full of sunshine, but we too enjoy getting cozy for the season. No matter where you live, you can infuse your home with the colors and textures of fall with a few simple touches borrowed from the popular farmhouse style. ... Read More