Schoolhouse LED Lighting

Guest Blogger | Schoolhouse Style All Year 'Round

Posted by on Sep 21, 2015 | 0 comments

Guest Blogger | Schoolhouse Style All Year 'Round
There’s nothing like September and autumn’s promise of a new school year to get us nostalgic for the past. From freshly sharpened pencils and crisp notebooks, to the smell of chalk dust and the ringing of the final bell, the end of summer will always be synonymous with back-to-school. But even if your school days are long gone, you can still harness that first-day excitement – all year long – with a few touches of schoolhouse style at home. Here are the essentials: ... Read More

LED Lighting Saves Money Without Sacrificing the Style You Love

Posted by on Mar 23, 2015 | 0 comments

LED Lighting Saves Money Without Sacrificing the Style You Love
In last Friday’s blog post, we showcased a gorgeous kitchen remodel completed by Nar Bustamante of Nar Fine Carpentry in California. Nar selected three of our Ivanhoe® Wilcox Deep Bowl Porcelain LED Pendants to serve as a focal point and offer a splash of color in the space. These Cobalt Blue fixtures feature energy-saving LEDs that will save the homeowner on energy bills and maintenance costs for years to come. ... Read More

Schoolhouse Lighting Gets Top Marks with Energy Efficient LEDs

Posted by on Jan 21, 2015 | 0 comments

Schoolhouse Lighting Gets Top Marks with Energy Efficient LEDs
You’ve come a long way baby. When schoolhouse lighting first came onto the scene back in the early 20th century, these hand-blown, glass globes were crafted to conceal bare bulbs that were the norm for lighting fixtures. These simple opaque globes instantly transformed a basic necessity into a design element that not only added a certain style to a space, but cut down on the harsh glare of a bare bulb. Schoolhouse lights were quite popular in public spaces such as government buildings, libraries, and yes, even schoolhouses. ... Read More