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How To | Plug-In Lighting Offers Instant Makeover

Posted by on Jul 21, 2017 | 0 comments

How To | Plug-In Lighting Offers Instant Makeover
Don’t look now but we’re on the downhill side of July.  Seriously. If you haven’t tackled your summer remodeling projects yet, we understand. Traveling, spending time with the kids, and being outdoors is way more fun than refinishing cabinets or painting the guest room. But you can still work some makeover magic in your home without spending a lot of time or money. An easy way to spruce up a room and give your space a fresh look is with lighting. But don’t worry about scheduling the electrician (he’s probably at the beach anyway). We’re talking about some of the most stylish, easy-to-customize, plug-in lighting you’ve ever... Read More

Flush Mount Lights Offer Stylish Alternative to Recessed Cans

Posted by on May 22, 2017 | 0 comments

Flush Mount Lights Offer Stylish Alternative to Recessed Cans
When recessed lighting first hit the residential market in the mid 20th century, homeowners loved the clean, modern look. In a time before open floor plans and cathedral ceilings became vogue, recessed lights helped make small rooms with low ceilings look bigger. Today, a more stylish alternative to the traditional can light is available in the versatile Flush Mount Light. Offering a more compact profile than standard pendant lights, flush mount lighting is perfect for spaces large and small. Take a look at how some of our customers have used a variety of flush mount styles to brighten their spaces. ... Read More

Color Inspiration | Creamy Jadite Offers Versatility in Design

Posted by on Apr 10, 2017 | 0 comments

Color Inspiration | Creamy Jadite Offers Versatility in Design
If you’re looking for color inspiration this spring, look no further than our porcelain enamel palette of hues which offers everything from traditional shades of Black and Vintage Green to brighter and trendier looks of Cobalt Blue and Graphite. One of the most versatile colors in this collection is our creamy Jadite. This silky mint green shade offers a soft pop in neutral spaces, lends an updated look to traditional style, and turns on the coastal charm with its look of treasured sea glass. ... Read More

Professional's Corner | Pendant Lighting Plays Big Role in TV Production House

Posted by on Mar 6, 2017 | 0 comments

Professional's Corner | Pendant Lighting Plays Big Role in TV Production House
A star is born. When the offices of Story Culture, a television production house in Midtown Manhattan, were recently gutted and remodeled, designer Jowill Leano struggled with the unique challenges of the space. In addition to offices, there are editing and screening rooms, equipment rooms, communal spaces, a kitchen, lobby, and conference room all with their own special requirements for color, soundproofing, and lighting. ... Read More

Featured Customer | Classic Barn Lighting Sets the Tone in NY Home Remodel

Posted by on Feb 27, 2017 | 0 comments

Featured Customer | Classic Barn Lighting Sets the Tone in NY Home Remodel
No matter how many houses you call home through the years, the first one is pretty special. For Amanda and her husband, Christopher, the move from a New York apartment to a Cape Cod-style modern farmhouse in Dutchess County was exciting as they started incorporating their own style into the space. “The first remodel consisted of a new master bathroom, refinishing the hardwood floors, and replacing dated mudroom tiles with wood floors,” Amanda says. “We also replaced all of the light fixtures in the house.” Although she didn’t like the existing lights which were wood and iron with candles, Amanda couldn’t put her finger on exactly what... Read More

LED Lighting Offers Earth Friendly, Energy Efficient, Vintage Style

Posted by on Jan 30, 2017 | 0 comments

LED Lighting Offers Earth Friendly, Energy Efficient, Vintage Style
After countless hours perusing Pinterest and even more time following discussion threads on Houzz, you’ve finally found the perfect barn light for your kitchen. What could be better than custom made lighting? Better than porcelain enamel? Better than made in the USA? How about… all of the above plus the energy efficiency of LED? You can have it all — seriously, have it all — with the LED Lighting Collection at Barn Light Electric. We’ve taken our most popular vintage-inspired lights and crafted them by hand with painstaking attention to detail, then added some of the highest-rated LED components on the market today. Developed by Cree,... Read More