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Featured Customer | Porcelain Lighting Favored by Long-Time Customer

Posted by on Feb 9, 2018 | 0 comments

Featured Customer | Porcelain Lighting Favored by Long-Time Customer
Back in early 2012, Erika and her husband Scott were searching for lighting for their home in Celebration, Florida. They’d heard about a lighting company called Barn Light Electric in Titusville, a small town just east of them on the Space Coast. They drove over to check it out. “We were renovating our kitchen at the time, and we wanted to see the lamps in person,” Erika says. “I think that’s when we fell in love.” A Barn Light team member explained how the lights were hand spun on a lathe just like industrial lighting was crafted in the early 20th century. Erika and her husband, both engineers, were fascinated by the process and... Read More

Featured Customer | Custom Schoolhouse Lighting Adds Playful Retro Style

Posted by on Feb 5, 2018 | 0 comments

Featured Customer | Custom Schoolhouse Lighting Adds Playful Retro Style
If you’re lucky enough to live in Key West, you might be tempted to play up a tropical theme in your home decor. But when Grace decided to remodel the kitchen in her home on the southernmost tip of the US, she opted for a cool retro theme instead. “I chose a retro design with a fun, playful feel,” Grace says. “Beach blue appliances by Big Chill were the focal point of the kitchen and are accented with small pink appliances and pink lighting.” The whimsical color palette is balanced with black and white including a bold black-and-white checkerboard back splash. ... Read More

Featured Customer | Porcelain Pendants Lend Old-Time Feel to New Addition

Posted by on Feb 2, 2018 | 0 comments

Featured Customer | Porcelain Pendants Lend Old-Time Feel to New Addition
Sometimes, the best ideas come when we least expect it. For Sean, who was in the midst of a mud room/bath addition in his Long Island home, the inspiration came in the middle of the night. Part of his decor for the new space included a sign reading To All Trains which is a nod to a train that infrequently rumbles by their backyard. Although Sean planned to install recessed lighting in the vaulted ceiling of the mud room, he had an unexpected brainstorm. ... Read More

Natural Finishes Elevate Interiors, Complement Array of Colors

Posted by on Jan 31, 2018 | 0 comments

Natural Finishes Elevate Interiors, Complement Array of Colors
One of the things customers love most about shopping the Barn Light website is the wide array of finish colors offered throughout our collection of handcrafted lighting. If your kitchen won’t be complete without a pink ceiling pendant, we’ve got you covered! And while we offer dozens of hues from traditional Black and Vintage Green to more modern shades of Teal, Magenta, and Sunflower, many customers opt for natural finishes. Barn Light offers a number of natural finishes including Galvanized, Oil Rubbed Bronze, and Bronze along with lighting crafted from solid copper and brass.Our Galvanized finish is one of our most popular as it embodies the look of... Read More

Featured Customer | LED Barn Lights for Texas Hill Country Home

Posted by on Jan 26, 2018 | 0 comments

Featured Customer | LED Barn Lights for Texas Hill Country Home
When Robin started creating her custom home, she turned to the surrounding Texas hill country for inspiration. “I was going for an eclectic, artistic, cozy, hill country look,” Robin says. “We wanted a lively yet comfortable home that represents the hill country of Texas and nearby Austin which is very eclectic and a little bit rustic.” Robin’s home features a lot of natural wood with black, white, and pops of color. Since much of her home was custom made, Robin turned to Barn Light Electric where she could custom build her lighting. ... Read More

Featured Customer | Gooseneck Barn Lights for Busy Craft Room

Posted by on Jan 15, 2018 | 0 comments

Featured Customer | Gooseneck Barn Lights for Busy Craft Room
Like many hobbyists, Susanne started out working in the garage on her floral designs and stained glass creations. But she quickly grew tired of the cramped space and mess. The solution was an addition to her vacation home nestled in the mountains of western North Carolina.  “I wanted a space that was functional, bright, and a little bit creative to suit my personality,” Susanne says. “I wanted a sort of industrial, warm, fun space for me to design floral arrangements, perfect my stained glass techniques, and work on the myriad other crafts I enjoying toying around with.” ... Read More