I love spring, but man, she carries a lot of baggage! Spring brings warm breezes and an explosion of new growth, yet she also drags along plenty of pollen and a seemingly never-ending list of things to do.
As you tackle your list of clean out, spruce up chores this spring, your checkbook may take a hit after multiple trips to the garden center and home décor stores.
We’re here to help keep your checkbook happy and offer hundreds of ways to change up your look for spring with our annual Spring Sale! To celebrate the season, from now through Sunday, April 24th, 2016, you can take 15 percent off hundreds of our indoor and outdoor lighting products and home... Read More
It’s been almost four years since Barn Light Electric revived the lost art of manufacturing porcelain enamel lighting. With a cadre of metal spinners and a special oven that we purchased and shipped over from Italy, we re-introduced the rugged, high-gloss beauty of porcelain enamel to a whole new audience.
While porcelain enamel lighting was once a staple of the lighting industry back in the early 20th century, it was used almost exclusively in commercial applications.
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This time of year always sparks kitchen memories for me. My hands-down, absolute favorite holiday is Thanksgiving because, quite frankly, what’s not to love about a holiday that’s all about food?! And when you throw in generous helpings of family and football — and nothing to wrap — you have a holiday with no rival.
The kitchen is where it all happens and I cherish the memories I’ve made there — from watching homemade bread rise in Granny’s oven to snitching Aunt Ginny’s warm molasses cookies off the cooling rack. If you love to bake and make memories of your own, you are going to love the new Porcelain Enamel Mixing... Read More
Believe it or not, the holiday season has officially arrived — Thanksgiving is just a few short weeks away with Christmas right at its heels. That means amid all the gift-hunting and recipe-tasting and general merry-making, your home is about to become a revolving door of holiday guests — sometimes unannounced! Make sure you’re ready for the arrival of kith and kin with these simple tips.
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If you follow the Barn Light Electric blog, you probably know all about our porcelain enamel lighting. And about the special oven we use to seal the porcelain enamel glass to the hand-spun steel shade. This oven was brought over from Italy back in 2013 and revs up to 1,500 degrees creating a super high-gloss finish. In fact, this Labor Day weekend, we will celebrate the two-year anniversary of the launch of our porcelain enamel manufacturing operation!
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