Schoolhouse Lighting

Featured Customer | Vintage-Inspired Lighting Accents New Farmhouse

Posted by on Nov 3, 2017 | 0 comments

Featured Customer | Vintage-Inspired Lighting Accents New Farmhouse
On Wednesday, we started a tour of a gorgeous new farmhouse in northwest Ohio that many people mistake as a thoughtful renovation of an older home. The homeowners took great care to include many of the details of a classic farmhouse in their design including a natural stone foundation, a standing seam metal roof, and barn lights. Ryan and his wife designed the home and chronicled the build on Instagram @OhFarmhouse. In Wednesday’s post, we checked out the front porch where the family enjoys watching the flow of the neighborhood. This popular spot is highlighted by two Original™ Stem Mount Pendants. ... Read More

We Have Liftoff! The New Barn Light USA!

Posted by on Sep 29, 2017 | 0 comments

We Have Liftoff! The New Barn Light USA!
From our offices located on the Space Coast of Florida, we’ve had a front row seat to many launches over the years. No matter how many times we see it, the thrill never gets old! Today, our excitement is soaring higher than a Delta rocket as we’re celebrating our own launch! We’re rockin’ a brand new website and a new name too — Barn Light USA.     The transformed website makes it easier to find, select, and customize the handcrafted lighting you love. Along with a new logo and more streamlined look, we’re also rolling out an original line of Handmade Furniture to complement our collections of Barn Lighting, LED Lighting,... Read More

Featured Customer | Schoolhouse Lighting Beautiful Alternative to Pendants

Posted by on Sep 27, 2017 | 0 comments

Featured Customer | Schoolhouse Lighting Beautiful Alternative to Pendants
When working with small spaces, every detail counts from the flooring style to the paint color to the ceiling lights. When Peg, a customer from Fairport, New York, tackled a gut renovation of her small eat-in kitchen, she wanted to maximize the utilization of space for storage but still maintain space for dining. The finished kitchen boasts modern touches with black appliances and counter tops, stone gray cabinets, and soothing gray, luxury vinyl tile flooring. When it came to choosing kitchen lighting, Peg knew exactly what she didn’t want. ... Read More

Entryway Envy! How to Make a Great First Impression

Posted by on Jun 26, 2017 | 0 comments

Entryway Envy! How to Make a Great First Impression
Even with summer in full swing, one of my kids reminded me yesterday that Christmas is only six months away. Seriously?! I suddenly feel the need to get outside and enjoy the weather with family and friends. Informal gatherings on the back porch are perfect for the summer, and while these times are meant to be low stress, you still want your home to look its best. So what kind of statement does your entryway make? Even if everyone is headed to the kitchen, first impressions are made at the front door. Take a look at some of our favorite customer entryways we’ve shared in the past and the lighting they chose to say welcome! ... Read More

How To | Light Up Small Spaces with Color & Style

Posted by on Jun 23, 2017 | 0 comments

How To | Light Up Small Spaces with Color & Style
In case you missed Wednesday’s post, we’re celebrating Kim Lewis’s newest tiny home which is making its debut this weekend at the Dwell on Design show in Los Angeles. Kim is an expert at making the most of every single inch of a tiny home, but she refuses to sacrifice on color or style. Small spaces can be especially difficult when it comes to lighting. Oh sure, you could pop in a can light which takes zero space, but how boring is that?! ... Read More

Featured Customer | Industrial Lighting Highlights Renovated Basement

Posted by on Jun 5, 2017 | 0 comments

Featured Customer | Industrial Lighting Highlights Renovated Basement
With the final ring of the school bell, countless kids are rushing home, tossing backpacks and lunchboxes in their wake, ready to enjoy newfound freedom. Moms, on the other hand, wonder how long it will be until they hear “I’m bored. There’s nothing to do!” We’re taking a look at kids’ play spaces on the blog this week to inspire you to create fun and functional places for your kids to hang out this summer. Today we drop in on Jocelyn in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, where her lovely home is filled with Barn Light Electric fixtures. ... Read More