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Color Inspiration | Creamy Jadite Offers Versatility in Design

Posted by on Apr 10, 2017 | 0 comments

Color Inspiration | Creamy Jadite Offers Versatility in Design
If you’re looking for color inspiration this spring, look no further than our porcelain enamel palette of hues which offers everything from traditional shades of Black and Vintage Green to brighter and trendier looks of Cobalt Blue and Graphite. One of the most versatile colors in this collection is our creamy Jadite. This silky mint green shade offers a soft pop in neutral spaces, lends an updated look to traditional style, and turns on the coastal charm with its look of treasured sea glass. ... Read More

Spring Forward with Exterior Lighting Checkup

Posted by on Mar 27, 2017 | 0 comments

Spring Forward with Exterior Lighting Checkup
With the clocks adjusted and the calendar flipping to April this weekend, you have no more excuses for putting off the spring cleaning! Sunshine and warm temps ease the pain of taking stock in the exterior of your home to determine what toll Mother Nature took during the last few months. Exterior lighting can take a beating during the winter. Snow and ice, even wind and rain, can pepper a light’s finish and loosen the mounting.  ... Read More

Year in Review | Top Pinterest Pins for 2016

Posted by on Dec 30, 2016 | 0 comments

Year in Review | Top Pinterest Pins for 2016
With the holidays in the rear view mirror and the new year upon us, it’s fun not only to reflect on the past 12 months but to look ahead and plan for 2017. Many people use post-holiday weeks to take stock in their home — to see what needs repairing, refreshening, or a major overhaul. When it comes to finding inspiration for your home renovation projects, the choices can be overwhelming. Pinterest is one of our favorite places to find inspiration and capture images for home design, lighting, and other décor. Today, we’re taking a look back at some of our most popular pins from the Barn Light Electric Pinterest boards to see what trends might be... Read More

Featured Customer | Wall Sconces Provide Finishing Touch to Key West Cottage

Posted by on Nov 23, 2016 | 0 comments

Featured Customer | Wall Sconces Provide Finishing Touch to Key West Cottage
Many renovation projects start with a simple idea. Let’s try a different color paint. How about new wall sconces in the hallway? We need a new dishwasher. And like a stack of dominoes, perched precariously close together, once one item is knocked off the list, a second one suddenly needs attention. And so it was for Diane Kaufman, our good friend and head mermaid at Mermaid Cottages. A frequent visitor to Key West, Diane fell in love with a rental cottage there and snapped it up. The cottage was in good shape but once she started freshening the place up, things started to snowball. ... Read More

Featured Customer | Kitchen Lighting Gets Upgrade with Porcelain Wall Lights

Posted by on Sep 26, 2016 | 0 comments

Featured Customer | Kitchen Lighting Gets Upgrade with Porcelain Wall Lights
While some homeowners know exactly what they want for kitchen lighting, Julio landed on the other end of the spectrum. A retired electrician, he knew exactly what he did NOT want — high hats, track lights, and fluorescents topped his list. “We wanted something totally different,” the Greenville, South Carolina, homeowner explains. Searching online, he found a few goosenecks that piqued his interest. When he came across Barn Light Electric, he was delighted with the array of choices, customizing options, and American-made quality of these fixtures. ... Read More

Featured Customer | Rustic Chandeliers Take Center Stage in Barn Loft

Posted by on Sep 16, 2016 | 0 comments

Featured Customer | Rustic Chandeliers Take Center Stage in Barn Loft
We’ve been down home on a Texas ranch this week checking out how custom barn lights create a cohesive look between Renee’s home and barn. Monday’s post featured the exterior of both spaces and Wednesday’s post included the working part of the barn. Today we discover how rustic chandeliers take center stage in a surprising loft space in the barn. “The tack room in the barn leads upstairs to the gathering room which has a kitchen along one wall,” Renee explains. “The space is really multi-functional. It serves as overflow guest space, a space for farm meetings, and the kitchen serves as extra space for holiday... Read More