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Creative Play Room Lighting That Adds Color, Fun, Inspiration

Posted by on Jun 9, 2017 | 0 comments

Creative Play Room Lighting That Adds Color, Fun, Inspiration
We’ve been celebrating the start of summer break this week with a look at some creative play spaces for kids. If you missed Monday’s post or Wednesday’s post, be sure to take a peek. We’re winding up the week with a look back at some other fun spaces our customers have created not only for kids, but for those adults who will always be kids at heart. When Michelle renovated her basement into an awesome playroom for her family, she highlighted her new 14′ shuffleboard table with three Original™ Warehouse Gooseneck Lights. These handcrafted, RLM-inspired shades complement the urban bar vibe she created with brick and industrial accents.You... Read More

Featured Customer | American-Made Barn Lights Bring Timeless Look to Coastal Home

Posted by on Apr 24, 2017 | 0 comments

Featured Customer | American-Made Barn Lights Bring Timeless Look to Coastal Home
When Steve packed up and moved from New Jersey to South Carolina two years ago, he felt compelled to find the perfect spot for a new home. That spot turned out to be Sullivan’s Island, a narrow spit of land just outside of Charleston, where Steve has created his dream home full of southern charm, period details, and authentic barn lighting. “We live on the edge of an historic district with many period homes,” Steve says. “We wanted to build a residence that looked like it was constructed in the 1930s and complemented the classic architecture that defines the surrounding neighborhood.” ... Read More

Clean Out, Declutter, Refresh: Winter's To-Do List

Posted by on Jan 4, 2017 | 0 comments

Clean Out, Declutter, Refresh: Winter's To-Do List
When Mother Nature flexes her winter muscles with snow and bitter winds, our home becomes a refuge. Even here in Florida, where the temps dive into the 50s on occasion (I know, you feel our pain), the first month of the new year is more often spent indoors than out. It’s also when you realize it’s been months since you seriously deep cleaned and decluttered! We’re taking inspiration from Houzz today where an ideabook focuses on a January Home Checklist. While exterior tasks are duly noted, we’re more interested in the interior list than ice dams and freezing pipes. ... Read More

Professional's Corner | Pendant Lights Bring Playful Color to Kids’ Art Space

Posted by on Dec 7, 2016 | 0 comments

Professional's Corner | Pendant Lights Bring Playful Color to Kids’ Art Space
Is there anything we love more than classic gooseneck barn lights? Why yes, indeed! We love our repeat customers! Many of the customers who come to us year after year are the interior designers, architects, and builders who help homeowners create their dream spaces. Christoper Rosow, principal and owner of Three Beans Design/Build in Fairfield, Connecticut, has been sourcing our handcrafted products for a number of years now. While he typically searches the Barn Light Electric site for exterior lights, a recent project called for pendant lights for a children’s art room. ... Read More

Guest Blogger | 13 Ways to Achieve a Professional Look to Home Lighting

Posted by on Feb 5, 2016 | 0 comments

Guest Blogger | 13 Ways to Achieve a Professional Look to Home Lighting
Just because you’re not an interior designer doesn’t mean your lighting has to look amateurish! With lighting, as with so many aspects of home design, the difference between rookie and expert-level execution typically comes down to the littlest details. With these easy tips, tricks, and small tweaks, your home lighting will have that professional look in no time. Keep cords out of sight: If budget allows, have plugs installed where you want to put floor and table lamps, or use ceiling lighting instead. And if your cord must show, choose a cord with personality! ... Read More

Guest Blogger | The New Pastels, From Sweet to Sensational in 3 Easy Steps

Posted by on May 11, 2015 | 0 comments

Guest Blogger | The New Pastels, From Sweet to Sensational in 3 Easy Steps
Decorating your home should be a fun form of creative, uninhibited self-expression. But if there’s one thing that can quickly kill those good vibes and strike fear in the hearts of even the most daring home decorators, it’s the mere mention of pastels. What’s so intimidating about these springtime shades? It comes down to the thin line between sensational and saccharine and the dread of crossing it looms large over anyone who remembers the ‘90s. ... Read More