Professionals Corner

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

Pro's Corner | Commercial Lighting Crafted with Style, Personality

Posted by on Jan 22, 2018 | 0 comments

Pro's Corner | Commercial Lighting Crafted with Style, Personality
Handcrafted Barn Light Electric lights are coveted by homeowners from Maine to Malibu, but did you know that professionals also love high-quality, easy-to-customize barn lights? Barn Light offers a Commercial Division with a network of sales representatives available throughout the U.S. and Canada to help specifiers, architects, designers, and other professionals discover the perfect lighting for the spaces they create. ... Read More

Pro's Corner | Custom Blue Finish Adds Coastal Feel to Kitchen Pendants

Posted by on Dec 20, 2017 | 0 comments

Pro's Corner | Custom Blue Finish Adds Coastal Feel to Kitchen Pendants
Shopping online can be daunting especially when you’re researching items like furniture and lighting. Questions always come up. Unlike some companies, we won’t leave you hanging as our award-winning sales team, located right within our manufacturing facility, stands ready to field customer questions. What size of shade should I order? What’s so special about porcelain enamel lighting? And our favorite… do you really hand craft your barn lights? ... Read More

Pro's Corner | Copper Schoolhouse Lighting Offers Upscale Touch in NYC Apartment

Posted by on Dec 13, 2017 | 0 comments

Pro's Corner | Copper Schoolhouse Lighting Offers Upscale Touch in NYC Apartment
When two households combine into one, the decor in the new place can be tricky. Blending two distinct styles into one cohesive whole was the challenge when Shelly and Anna moved to a new apartment in South Williamsburg, just over the bridge from downtown Manhattan. Shelly, an interior designer who recently launched Hyphen, created a soothing space that is both light and airy yet dotted with dark woods and floral finishes. ... Read More

Pro's Corner | Lighting Serves as Designer's Best Trick

Posted by on Dec 8, 2017 | 0 comments

Pro's Corner | Lighting Serves as Designer's Best Trick
Interior designers thrive on creating beautiful and functional spaces for their clients. They tackle remodels and renovations in every room of the house. But what is a designer’s dream project? For Cynthia Zamaria, an interior designer, farmer-florist, and blogger, the dream project is restoring her very own country property complete with a small flower farm. “We bought this 113-acre recreation property seven years ago as a weekend getaway,” she says. “The original house came with four bedrooms, a bathroom, a tiny kitchen, and a dark living room that didn’t take advantage of the sweeping views.” The property is located less than two... Read More