Schoolhouse LED Lighting

Guest Blogger | Schoolhouse Style All Year 'Round

Posted by on Sep 21, 2015 | 0 comments

Guest Blogger | Schoolhouse Style All Year 'Round
There’s nothing like September and autumn’s promise of a new school year to get us nostalgic for the past. From freshly sharpened pencils and crisp notebooks, to the smell of chalk dust and the ringing of the final bell, the end of summer will always be synonymous with back-to-school. But even if your school days are long gone, you can still harness that first-day excitement – all year long – with a few touches of schoolhouse style at home. Here are the essentials: ... Read More

Schoolhouse Pendant Lighting Easy to Customize for Distinctive Look

Posted by on Jun 29, 2015 | 0 comments

Schoolhouse Pendant Lighting Easy to Customize for Distinctive Look
Barn Light Electric was born from a passion for vintage style lighting. Inspired not only by the designs of early 20th century lighting, our owners also appreciated the durability and craftsmanship they saw in pieces found in antique stores, at estate sales, and even when poking around old buildings. They have built their business recreating many of these time-honored styles while offering new materials, finish colors, and customizing options for a fresh twist on old favorites. ... Read More

Behind the Scenes | Barn Light Electric R&D Team Gets Creative

Posted by on May 15, 2015 | 0 comments

Behind the Scenes | Barn Light Electric R&D Team Gets Creative
His work area is scattered with pieces and parts, an odd jumble of hardware, light shades, and wires. But while it may seem like a junk drawer exploded over his desk, Charles “Butch” Bragg sees all of these pieces as endless potential for new lighting. This is the heart of Barn Light Electric’s Research & Development operation where Butch and his fellow team members are always on the hunt for ways to improve the lighting we make and create new fixtures with inspiration from this vast collection of parts. ... Read More

Porcelain LED Lighting the Star of the Show at LIGHTFAIR International 2015

Posted by on May 6, 2015 | 0 comments

Porcelain LED Lighting the Star of the Show at LIGHTFAIR International 2015
Spring is a busy time here at Barn Light Electric as people emerge from the winter doldrums and get motivated to work on home renovation projects. In our business, spring also means it’s time for the annual LIGHTFAIR International Conference which brings together the industry’s leading manufacturers to talk lights, announce new products, and showcase the latest technologies. The hot topic this year is LED lighting according to our crack team of barn light experts who descended upon the Javits Center in New York City for this year’s show. ... Read More

Featured Customer | LED Lighting Celebrates Earth Day Every Day

Posted by on Apr 22, 2015 | 0 comments

Featured Customer | LED Lighting Celebrates Earth Day Every Day
Like many communities in California celebrating today’s 45th anniversary of Earth Day, the city of Vista will hold an Earth Day Festival with games for kids, special speakers, gardening demonstrations, plant sales, food, and more. But you can find earth-friendly organizations and businesses every single day of the year in Vista including today’s Featured Customer The Wall Climbing Gym located in north San Diego County. ... Read More

LED Lighting Saves Money Without Sacrificing the Style You Love

Posted by on Mar 23, 2015 | 0 comments

LED Lighting Saves Money Without Sacrificing the Style You Love
In last Friday’s blog post, we showcased a gorgeous kitchen remodel completed by Nar Bustamante of Nar Fine Carpentry in California. Nar selected three of our Ivanhoe® Wilcox Deep Bowl Porcelain LED Pendants to serve as a focal point and offer a splash of color in the space. These Cobalt Blue fixtures feature energy-saving LEDs that will save the homeowner on energy bills and maintenance costs for years to come. ... Read More