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How To | Create a Dynamic Office Vibe with Furniture & Lighting

Posted by on Aug 8, 2018 | 0 comments

How To | Create a Dynamic Office Vibe with Furniture & Lighting
The office environment has come a long way since the fluorescent-lit, cube farm days of just a few years ago. Company CEOs and human resource pros figured out that happy employees are productive employees, and the office vibe plays a big role in how comfortable people feel at work. Lighting and furniture make a world of difference in office decor, and we’d like to share some of our favorite examples with you on the blog today. ... Read More

How To | Use White Lighting as an Ideal Design Element

Posted by on Aug 1, 2018 | 0 comments

How To | Use White Lighting as an Ideal Design Element
We talk about color quite often here on the Barn Light Electric blog, but today we’re considering the role of white in design and lighting. White, as you might guess, has no hue, but reflects whatever color you shine on it. If you missed this blog post, our guest blogger Whitney May discovered how her light bulbs could change the color of the “white” tile in her powder room! People often use white as a neutral base then add pops of color with fixtures, furniture, and other accent pieces. Others prefer the classic look of black and white with punches of gray thrown in.  ... Read More

Guest Blogger | Expert Answers to Your Design Questions!

Posted by on May 7, 2018 | 0 comments

Guest Blogger | Expert Answers to Your Design Questions!
Every spring, I come down with a mean case of the home improvement bug. From minor improvements to major overhauls, the start of the season is the perfect time to update and upgrade both the interior and exterior of your home. This month, we asked Barn Light Electric customers and followers for their most pressing home improvement questions. Browse my answers below to the four most popular topics and get inspired to make changes in your own home! ... Read More

Guest Blogger | Home Office Design to Suit Your Work Style

Posted by on Feb 14, 2018 | 0 comments

Guest Blogger | Home Office Design to Suit Your Work Style
The workforce is evolving, with more people working from home than ever before. In fact, 43 percent of employed Americans said they spent at least some time working remotely in 2016. With more adults than ever working from their homes (and I’m one of them!), it’s become increasingly important to have a home office from which you can conduct business, be productive, and get inspired (even real estate professionals have noticed an increased demand for home office space among buyers). Here’s how to create a functional and stylish home office of your own: ... Read More

Pro's Corner | Deep Bowl Barn Lights for Arizona Spec Home

Posted by on Jan 29, 2018 | 1 comment

Pro's Corner | Deep Bowl Barn Lights for Arizona Spec Home
Building a brand new home is exciting, but it’s easy to be overwhelmed by the countless decisions that must be made. Speculative homes, often called spec houses, offer an attractive alternative because the builder handles all of the decision making. You simply purchase a brand new or extensively renovated home and settle in! Nathan Anderson and Nate Howard, contractors and owners of Rebuild the Block, offer new and renovated spec homes in the Arcadia/Central Phoenix area of Arizona. They recently completed a home in the Arcadia Lite section of Phoenix, one of the hottest markets for new homes thanks to its proximity to downtown, the PHX airport, and tons of great... Read More

A Look Back at our Favorite Spaces 2017 | Part Two

Posted by on Dec 29, 2017 | 0 comments

A Look Back at our Favorite Spaces 2017 | Part Two
Earlier this week, we hopped on the year-end-review bandwagon for a look back at some of our favorite spaces of 2017. This post included a gorgeous barn with copper pendants, a dreamy bathroom, and one of our absolute favorite kitchens of all time. Today we continue our tour starting off with a project that featured our Original™ Warehouse Gooseneck Light. When we introduced a new palette of finish colors earlier this year, interior designers were quick to embrace the bright new hues. The owners of Alice+Bird Interiors in York Beach, Maine, chose a happy Watermelon finish for this exterior wall light. ... Read More