Posts Tagged "Uplighting"

Professional's Corner | Nautical Lighting for Coastal Tennis Clubhouse

Posted by on Jun 28, 2017 | 2 comments

Professional's Corner | Nautical Lighting for Coastal Tennis Clubhouse
Although Chris and Alissa Harris have concentrated on residential projects since forming Salt Architecture in 2014, their first commercial project is a smashing success. The Harbor Head Tennis Club, located in West Falmouth, Massachusetts, now sports a gorgeous clubhouse used for informal gatherings, courtside cocktail parties, or for watching tournament finals out on the courts. The new construction was designed by the architect couple who envisioned a rustic, yet modern space to blend with the surrounding seaside village. ... Read More

Featured Customer | Gooseneck Barn Lights Blend Vintage and Modern for New Garage

Posted by on Feb 17, 2017 | 3 comments

Featured Customer | Gooseneck Barn Lights Blend Vintage and Modern for New Garage
Everyone has a dream space. For Joe in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, the dream was his very own shop/garage where he would have the space to comfortably work on restoring his small truck collection and tinker on other various projects. Joe’s dream finally came true thanks in large part, he says, to a very supportive and understanding wife. “I don’t think she initially grasped the size of the shop until it was too late,” Joe says. The garage boasts 1,800 square feet of floor space and an almost 800-square-foot loft for storage. Joe wanted to create a building that wasn’t like every other garage but a place that fit in with his home design... Read More

Featured Customer | Uplighting Offers Soft Light to Brick Facade

Posted by on Jan 16, 2017 | 1 comment

Featured Customer | Uplighting Offers Soft Light to Brick Facade
Welcome to “Mississippi’s Front Porch” — a hidden gem just outside the metropolitan madness of Memphis, Tennessee. The small town of Hernando, with proximity to both Memphis and Oxford, felt like home immediately to Emily when she and her husband moved to the area. “Hernando is quiet and quaint with excellent public schools and a beautiful downtown historic district,” says Emily, mother of two and creator of the blog Everything Emily. “It’s a great little town to raise a family.” After searching for a lot to build on, Emily and her husband instead chose a house already under construction to make their own. Although... Read More

Featured Customer | Industrial Pendants Lend Chic Touch to Miami Office Space

Posted by on May 2, 2016 | 0 comments

Featured Customer | Industrial Pendants Lend Chic Touch to Miami Office Space
Young entrepreneurs are often full of creative ideas, and luckily, have the youthful exuberance to carry them out. What they often lack, however, are the funds to set up their own physical work space. Some opt to work from home but face household distractions and isolation. And once a business starts to grow, a dedicated work space becomes more critical. Michael Feinstein, founder and CEO of Büro, solves that crisis for South Florida entrepreneurs with flexible work spaces in a modern and collaborative environment. The latest location opened recently in Coconut Grove, one of Miami’s most walkable and charming neighborhoods. ... Read More

Lighting Lingo | Uplighting vs Downlighting

Posted by on Feb 22, 2016 | 0 comments

Lighting Lingo | Uplighting vs Downlighting
If there’s one thing Barn Light Electric offers its customers, it’s options! Dozens of finish colors, cord styles, shade sizes, mounting options, glass colors, and more mean you can customize your new American-made lighting to perfectly suit whatever space needs illuminating. But before you get completely lost in the happiness of jadite vs delphite and chevron cords vs copper stems, let’s take a step back and think about one of the functions of your lighting. Do you need uplighting or downlighting? Both are important and serve specific purposes, and you will find that a combination of both is often best. This is called layering a room using a mix of... Read More