Industrial Home Utility

Enter to Win a 12-Piece Enamelware Breakfast Set

Posted by on Feb 6, 2017 | 6 comments

Enter to Win a 12-Piece Enamelware Breakfast Set
Sometimes accidents lead to happy endings. And in one case, a delicious ending! For Sommer, the creative mind and spirit behind A Spicy Perspective, an accident with cheesecake batter led to her creation of Cheesecake Dip. Which leads us to ask, “Why has no one thought of this before?!” No baking. No crust. Just dipping the good stuff right out of the bowl! Barn Light Electric has partnered with Sommer in the past as she has remodeled and updated her home in Asheville, North Carolina. Sommer’s kitchen got an update back in 2013 with some stylish LED lighting (you can read about that massive project here) and, a year later, she transformed... Read More

Guest Blogger | Top Ten Elements of Farmhouse Style

Posted by on Nov 18, 2016 | 0 comments

Guest Blogger | Top Ten Elements of Farmhouse Style
There’s nothing more quintessentially cozy than a perfectly appointed farmhouse during the holiday season (or any season, for that matter!). This rustic, comforting aesthetic just begs for friends and family to gather, for fireplaces to be lit, and for long nights spent curled up on the couch with a good book. But you don’t have to live on a farm to get the farmhouse look. With a few key elements, you can bring farmhouse style to your home, wherever your home is. ... 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

Porcelain Enamelware Offers Green Alternative for Summer Picnics

Posted by on Jun 6, 2016 | 0 comments

Porcelain Enamelware Offers Green Alternative for Summer Picnics
With Memorial Day behind us and final school bells ringing throughout the country, the summer picnic season is officially upon us! Whether you live near the seaside, high in the mountains, or even in a city with a park nearby, a summer picnic outdoors is a great chance to relax and renew your connections not only with nature but with family and friends. Instead of packing up the basket with an armload of paper products, consider going green on your picnic forays this year. Our Porcelain Enamel Dinnerware Collection will not only help you set a stylish spread on the blanket but also keep a load of trash out of the landfill. ... Read More

Spring into Savings With Vintage-Inspired, American Made Lighting

Posted by on Apr 22, 2016 | 0 comments

Spring into Savings With Vintage-Inspired, American Made Lighting
I love spring, but man, she carries a lot of baggage! Spring brings warm breezes and an explosion of new growth, yet she also drags along plenty of pollen and a seemingly never-ending list of things to do. As you tackle your list of clean out, spruce up chores this spring, your checkbook may take a hit after multiple trips to the garden center and home décor stores.  We’re here to help keep your checkbook happy and offer hundreds of ways to change up your look for spring with our annual Spring Sale! To celebrate the season, from now through Sunday, April 24th, 2016, you can take 15 percent off hundreds of our indoor and outdoor lighting products and home... Read More

Porcelain Enamel Dinnerware Makes a Splash on the Table

Posted by on Apr 20, 2016 | 0 comments

Porcelain Enamel Dinnerware Makes a Splash on the Table
It’s been almost four years since Barn Light Electric revived the lost art of manufacturing porcelain enamel lighting. With a cadre of metal spinners and a special oven that we purchased and shipped over from Italy, we re-introduced the rugged, high-gloss beauty of porcelain enamel to a whole new audience. While porcelain enamel lighting was once a staple of the lighting industry back in the early 20th century, it was used almost exclusively in commercial applications.  ... Read More