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Angle Shade Sign Lights That Redefine Commercial Lighting

Posted by on Jan 6, 2016 | 0 comments

Angle Shade Sign Lights That Redefine Commercial Lighting
Last week we looked back at some of our favorite customer projects from 2015, and on New Year’s Day, the post covered some favorite commercial customers— those restaurants, breweries, retail stores, and even a climbing gym that used our American-made lighting to spruce up their spaces. Today, we look ahead to see what changes may be in store for commercial lighting in the new year as businesses try to entice customers off their computers and into their brick-and-mortar buildings. ... Read More

A Look Back | Commercial Lighting Goes Bold in 2015

Posted by on Jan 1, 2016 | 0 comments

A Look Back | Commercial Lighting Goes Bold in 2015
We’re winding up a week of reflection here on the blog as we’ve been looking back at some of our favorite customer projects and our most popular pins. Today, we’re perusing some of our favorite commercial projects. I know. I hear ya. What’s so special about commercial lighting anyway? It’s all fluorescent, nondescript, and boring, right? With apologies to Lee Corso, not so fast my friend. Here we share some pretty special commercial spaces that use American-made lighting to add a focal point and bring both style and safety into the design plan. ... Read More

Copper Sign Lighting Finds a Home in Residential Use

Posted by on Oct 12, 2015 | 0 comments

Copper Sign Lighting Finds a Home in Residential Use
Businesses have long used angle shade lighting to bring attention to their signage, entryways, and landscaping features. But sign lights are fast becoming a go-to fixture for homeowners as well. And it’s no wonder when you consider all the ways you can customize these directional lights to suit almost any home style from traditional ranch homes to industrial urban lofts. Two of our most popular sign lights — the Emblem and the Frontier — are now available in brilliant copper. Hand spun from raw copper, these humble sign lights have emerged as much more than a utilitarian fixture. ... Read More

Professional's Corner | Bold Schoolhouse Lighting Offers Industrial, Inviting Look

Posted by on Aug 12, 2015 | 0 comments

Professional's Corner | Bold Schoolhouse Lighting Offers Industrial, Inviting Look
Pizza places tend to be some of the most family friendly restaurants you can find. In the world of design, that often translates to bright colorful spaces with rugged materials that can handle high traffic. When the owners of the Trattoria Pizzarelli restaurant in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, started planning for a new location, they wanted to create an inviting, family atmosphere but one that offered an upscale industrial look. ... Read More

Professional's Corner | Farm Lights Lend Organic Flavor to Ice Cream Shop

Posted by on Aug 10, 2015 | 0 comments

Professional's Corner | Farm Lights Lend Organic Flavor to Ice Cream Shop
Something about the waning days of summer makes me crave ice cream even more than usual. So when I heard about Lulu’s Nitrogen Ice Cream recently, I had to investigate. Not only is this a really cool way to make ice cream but the atmosphere of the space is down-home with an industrial edge. Located in downtown Miami, Lulu’s features ice cream that is flash frozen with liquid nitrogen. It freezes so quickly that fewer ice crystals form creating the creamiest, richest ice cream ever. I feel a sudden need to drive to Miami to check this out! ... Read More

Angle Shade Lights Offer Versatility for Commercial & Residential Spaces

Posted by on Jul 24, 2015 | 2 comments

Angle Shade Lights Offer Versatility for Commercial & Residential Spaces
Angle shade lights have come a long way baby. With humble beginnings at roadside gas stations in the early 20th century, sign lights were simple fixtures that guided motorists off the dark roadway into the service area where men in white uniforms scurried to tend to your car’s every need. Hard to imagine, right? Today, angle shade lights offer not only directional lighting to signs and parking lots in commercial spaces, but have become a go-to fixture for homeowners as well and can be found in kitchens, bathrooms, hallways, and laundry rooms. Easy to customize to fit almost any space, angle shade lights can become an integral and fashionable piece of your home... Read More