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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

Featured Customer | Sign Lights, Warehouse Shades Create Classic Vibe

Posted by on Jul 10, 2015 | 2 comments

Featured Customer | Sign Lights, Warehouse Shades Create Classic Vibe
Businesses often pass from one hand to another. A father retires, a son or daughter takes over. A doctor brings a young practitioner into the business then passes the practice on to the new guy when it’s time to play golf full time. Such was the case for Dr. Matt DeLeva, a chiropractor in Los Angeles, California, who recently took over a practice that was started back in the 1980s. Matt was thrilled to step into the established practice but wanted to put his stamp on the physical aspects of the space. ... Read More

Professional's Corner | Porcelain Angle Shade Sign Lights Create Vintage Feel

Posted by on Jul 8, 2015 | 0 comments

Professional's Corner | Porcelain Angle Shade Sign Lights Create Vintage Feel
Design inspiration can come from almost anywhere. Homeowners turn to sites like Pinterest and Houzz while others look to Mother Nature, history, travel experiences, and even food. Designer Nicole Montgomery of Chameleon Concepts often turns to her collection of vintage books and magazines for design ideas, but when tapped recently to create a new restaurant in Chicago, it was a simple color that became the source of inspiration for the space. ... Read More