Outdoor Lanterns

Professional's Corner | Vintage-Inspired Barn Lights Right at Home Down on the Farm

Posted by on Dec 9, 2016 | 0 comments

Professional's Corner | Vintage-Inspired Barn Lights Right at Home Down on the Farm
With a long history dating back to the civil war, Summerfield Farms has seen its share of crops raised, cows milked, and families come and go. Today, grass-fed cattle still roam the hillsides and acres of crops thrive in the temperate climate of North Carolina’s Piedmont region. But the farm has undergone a renaissance of sorts under the guidance of Barbour Spangle Design out of High Point, NC. ... Read More

Guest Blogger | Light Your Way to a Beautiful Warm-Weather Yard

Posted by on Apr 18, 2016 | 0 comments

Guest Blogger | Light Your Way to a Beautiful Warm-Weather Yard
It’s finally that most perfect of seasons, when the sun starts to shine a little warmer, flowers begin waking from their winter nap, and chirping birds return from their yearly migration. At this time of year, our attention naturally shifts from cozy indoors to front porches and backyards, neglected for months and in desperate want of some TLC. And when the final flower is planted and blade of grass mowed, be sure to show off your hard work – even when the sun goes down – with the perfect exterior lighting. ... Read More

Guest Blogger | Eight Ways to Prepare for Holiday Guests

Posted by on Nov 11, 2015 | 0 comments

Guest Blogger | Eight Ways to Prepare for Holiday Guests
Believe it or not, the holiday season has officially arrived — Thanksgiving is just a few short weeks away with Christmas right at its heels. That means amid all the gift-hunting and recipe-tasting and general merry-making, your home is about to become a revolving door of holiday guests — sometimes unannounced! Make sure you’re ready for the arrival of kith and kin with these simple tips. ... Read More

Outdoor Lighting | How to Create an Inviting Exterior for your Home

Posted by on Nov 5, 2014 | 0 comments

Outdoor Lighting | How to Create an Inviting Exterior for your Home
I have not adjusted to the time change apparently. I seem to forget, or perhaps I’m in denial, that it will be pitch black by the time I get home some days. I have yet to remember to turn on the outdoor lights when I leave. And while late fall is a great time to wrap up outdoor chores for the year, it’s also a great time to think about your outdoor lighting which gets a workout during these months. If you remember to turn it on. ... Read More

Featured Customer | Barn Lanterns, Pendants Add Rustic Touch to New Space

Posted by on Oct 1, 2014 | 0 comments

Featured Customer | Barn Lanterns, Pendants Add Rustic Touch to New Space
When building a new space, you can look at all the drawings, plans, and photos you want, but you just never know until the dust has settled how it will all come together. When Traci of Pawcatuck, Connecticut, began working with Country Carpenters, Inc. on a new barn for her property, the structure was meant to be a simple two-car garage with storage space upstairs. But when all was said and done, she decided it was too beautiful for storage. ... Read More

Style Me Sunday: The Great Indoors

Posted by on Apr 28, 2013 | 2 comments

Style Me Sunday: The Great Indoors
Did you know that last Friday was John James Audubon’s birthday? This historic birder has inspired many with his iconic illustrations of birds and their surroundings for centuries, bringing the wonders of nature into the most urbanized settings. While the industrial décor trend is currently en vogue, it can be a little harsh without the right accents to balance the look. If you like the look of rustic interiors, but industrial isn’t for you, explore the pastoral side of design. ... Read More