Porcelain Enamel Mixing Bowls

Summertime and the Living is Outdoors!

Posted by on Jun 14, 2017 | 0 comments

Summertime and the Living is Outdoors!
With summer in full swing, outdoor dining spaces are getting a workout. Preparing dinner on the grill keeps the heat out of the kitchen, plus it’s easy to throw an extra burger on when friends drop by. The more relaxed mood of outdoor dining is enhanced even more with exterior lighting that lets you linger long after the sun goes down. Our good friend and neighbor Gregory Daniel needed lighting for his grill and outside pool deck. The lights needed to be mounted to an existing wall which called for a gooseneck arm that would take the shade up higher to allow for better positioning over the grill. The 14″ Goodrich® Union Warehouse Shade is customized with a... Read More

How To | Top Questions About Caring for Porcelain Enamelware

Posted by on May 15, 2017 | 0 comments

How To | Top Questions About Caring for Porcelain Enamelware
Our recently expanded Porcelain Enamel Dinnerware Collection has been getting a lot of buzz lately in blog posts and social shares. The heightened interest always stirs up lots of questions! Today our sales staff share the most often-asked questions about our enamelware. Q: Can I put my Breakfast Set into the dishwasher? A: Porcelain enamel is handcrafted from commercial grade steel thus it’s very durable. And while these plates, cups, bowls and serving pieces are dishwasher safe, we suggest you avoid harsh detergents and give the pieces plenty of space so they don’t rub together during the cycle. Hand washing your enamelware, on the other hand, with a... Read More

Wedding Gift Guide | Handcrafted Gifts to Last for Generations

Posted by on May 8, 2017 | 0 comments

Wedding Gift Guide | Handcrafted Gifts to Last for Generations
It’s still early but the invites are starting to trickle in as the summer wedding season gets underway. Of course, you received a “save the date” card months ago and have been pondering The. Perfect. Gift. If you’re looking for something that will be both memorable and truly appreciated for years to come, why not choose a high-quality, handcrafted gift? Here are some suggestions from our collections that will have the happy couple singing your praises! ... Read More

New Porcelain Dinnerware Kicks Entertaining Season into High Gear

Posted by on Oct 28, 2016 | 0 comments

New Porcelain Dinnerware Kicks Entertaining Season into High Gear
Halloween is lurking just beyond the weekend which means my all-time favorite holiday is only a few weeks away. Thanksgiving focuses solely on food, football, and family — three of my favorite things! Plus, turkey day marks the official kickoff to the holiday entertaining season. With Barn Light Electric’s recently expanded Porcelain Dinnerware Collection, my hors d’oeuvres, pies, and cakes will look better than ever! ... Read More

Featured Customer | Porcelain Enamelware Brings Vintage Style, Durability to Entertaining

Posted by on Sep 19, 2016 | 0 comments

Featured Customer | Porcelain Enamelware Brings Vintage Style, Durability to Entertaining
Anita loves to entertain in her Frederick, Maryland home. No matter the season, no matter the holiday, she entertains all year long, inside and out. Hosting parties for big crowds means Anita uses many serving pieces. And some of her favorites are vintage porcelain enamelware dishes passed down through her family. “I really like the durability of enamelware,” Anita says. “I use pieces on a regular basis that my grandparents had on their farm.” In searching for new porcelain enamelware, Anita searched the world over but wasn’t always thrilled with the quality. ... Read More

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