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Modern Farmhouse Journey | Creating a Vintage-Inspired, American-Made Home

Posted by on Apr 18, 2018 | 0 comments

Modern Farmhouse Journey | Creating a Vintage-Inspired, American-Made Home
We’re excited to introduce a new series to the blog today! Whitney May and her husband Peter are sharing their journey of building a modern farmhouse in Vermont. We will follow along as they make decisions on colors, materials, decor, and yes, lighting! Whitney will take over the blogger’s chair on a regular basis this spring and summer to chronicle the ups and downs of the construction process. ... Read More

Featured Customer | Award-Winning Modern Farmhouse

Posted by on Jan 5, 2018 | 2 comments

Featured Customer | Award-Winning Modern Farmhouse
If you checked out our year-end blog posts on our favorite spaces from 2017, you’ll see that the farmhouse trend made a strong showing. People love the rustic yet modern look of a contemporary farmhouse — lived in, yet lovely, with plenty of texture and character. Today’s featured customer, Jen from Sylvania, Ohio, built the modern farmhouse of her dreams accented with barn lights inside and out. The home was recently awarded Single Family Home of the Year by the Home Builder’s Association. ... Read More

Featured Customer | Industrial Pendants Offer Perfect Wine & Cheese Pairing

Posted by on Nov 20, 2017 | 0 comments

Featured Customer | Industrial Pendants Offer Perfect Wine & Cheese Pairing
If you had to eat the same meal every day for the rest of your life, what would it be? My choice would be well-aged wine and artisanal cheese. And if I lived in Larkspur, California, I would be set for life with the opening of Fisher’s Cheese + Wine. This new retail shop and cafe offers a warm inviting space with an eclectic menu filled with an amazing variety of cheeses and wines to suit every taste. Owner and head cheesemonger Kiri Fisher wanted to add a sense of nostalgia to her new space. ... Read More

Multi-Light Chandeliers Crafted with Inspiration from Across the Ages

Posted by on Feb 8, 2017 | 1 comment

Multi-Light Chandeliers Crafted with Inspiration from Across the Ages
Barn Light Electric is celebrating nine years in business this month! We’ve come a long way since the early days of operating out of a 100-year-old hardware store in downtown Titusville. Using salvaged vintage lights as inspiration, we began handcrafting our own designs, exploring new colors, reviving the art of porcelain enamel, and adding options like LED to bring these time-honored styles into the next century. ... Read More

New Collection Offers Both Flair and Function in Easy-to-Customize Floor Lamps

Posted by on Jun 24, 2016 | 0 comments

New Collection Offers Both Flair and Function in Easy-to-Customize Floor Lamps
When you think about decorating or renovating a room, you probably focus first on paint and furniture. Those pieces of the design puzzle definitely set the tone for a space, but don’t overlook the accent pieces. These are the little details that might not grab your attention initially but can make all the difference between an uninspired space and an extraordinary one. We’re excited to announce the launch of a collection of accent pieces that can take any room from boring to beautiful! The new Floor Lamp Collection at Barn Light Electric offers five of our most popular handcrafted shades on a wonderfully functional and stylish lamp base. ... Read More

Industrial Wall Lighting Offers Vintage Style with Modern Customizing Options

Posted by on Feb 20, 2015 | 0 comments

Industrial Wall Lighting Offers Vintage Style with Modern Customizing Options
We love looking through our old lighting catalogs here and often marvel at how things have changed in the lighting industry in the last 100 years. In the early 1900s, workers in factories, warehouses, and production plants often struggled with inadequate lighting offered by the bare bulb pendants of the day. The work was hard, slow, and often dangerous, simply because of the working environment. ... Read More