Dining Room

Pro's | Porcelain Enamel Pendant Anchors Breakfast Nook with Vintage Style

Posted by on Mar 12, 2018 | 0 comments

Pro's | Porcelain Enamel Pendant Anchors Breakfast Nook with Vintage Style
When John and Courtney purchased a home in 2014 as a foreclosure, they faced a daunting renovation. Built in 1882 and dubbed Content for the peaceful happiness it brought to the owner, the home was historically significant but had been neglected and abandoned in recent years. Although busy with full-time jobs and with no prior renovation experience, the couple completely overhauled the home with a thoughtful eye towards preserving vintage details. The transformation didn’t go unnoticed as they started getting requests from other homeowners for renovation and design help. ... Read More

Spring Ahead with Colors to Suit Your Style

Posted by on Mar 7, 2018 | 0 comments

Spring Ahead with Colors to Suit Your Style
Although some parts of the country are still trying to shake the icy grasp of winter, the calendar says we spring ahead this weekend to Daylight Savings Time. That can only mean that warmer temps, greener grass, and spring cleaning are right around the corner! One of the things I enjoy most about spring is the return of color. Even if you’re a neutral type who shies away from vivid hues, you can’t help but get excited when spring rolls in with its endless array of color. ... Read More

Featured Customer | Colorful Barn Lights Add Personality to Vacation Cottage

Posted by on Mar 2, 2018 | 0 comments

Featured Customer | Colorful Barn Lights Add Personality to Vacation Cottage
Although Paula loves time spent with family in their Sawyer, Michigan, vacation home, the functionality of the space was lacking for their get-togethers. “We needed a larger, open space to make the flow better for summer weekends when we often have a big crowd,” Paula, an interior designer, explains. And, as with many remodeling efforts, Paula’s project snowballed. Since the footprint changed, flooring had to change. In the end, Paula also had new cabinetry, counters, appliances, and lighting. ... Read More

Featured Customer | Copper Pendants Add Warmth to Dining Room Updates

Posted by on Feb 19, 2018 | 0 comments

Featured Customer | Copper Pendants Add Warmth to Dining Room Updates
Most remodeling plans focus on updates — bringing colors, appliances, fixtures, and furniture into a more modern age. For Ben, of Concord, Massachusetts, the complete remodel of his dining/kitchen area included a new Viking range and wainscoting plus new windows and insulation. The final touch came down to lighting where he looked for something with a bit of history. “We wanted something American made that had the farmhouse feel,” Ben says. “But we wanted functional, not fussy, and something that would age well.” He checked off all the boxes when he found the Barn Light Benjamin Industrial Pendant. Ben chose a classic Raw Copper finish on... Read More

Major Expansion to Rustic Furniture Collection

Posted by on Feb 16, 2018 | 0 comments

Major Expansion to Rustic Furniture Collection
Last fall was an exciting time here at Barn Light Electric. We not only launched a brand new website and unveiled a new logo, but we also added a unique collection of handcrafted Rustic Furniture to our offerings. We’ve received great feedback from customers on the new site design, and today, we’re thrilled to announce the first major expansion of the furniture collection. Just like our vintage-inspired lighting, our furniture is crafted entirely by hand. Each piece is made from solid wood lending a one-of-a-kind look. You can customize our furniture with different wood options plus a variety of finishes. The new collection includes tables and chairs... 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