Posts Tagged "Warehouse Shades"

Behind the Scenes | Quality Control Team Keeps Close Eye on Thousands of Parts

Posted by on Feb 12, 2018 | 0 comments

Behind the Scenes | Quality Control Team Keeps Close Eye on Thousands of Parts
With a practiced touch, Pam runs her fingers around the rim of a large, aluminum light shade. She’s feeling, and looking, for any imperfections in the piece before sending it on to inventory. Pam has worked in quality control for more than 15 years; the last five with Barn Light Electric. “We check the raw parts as they come out of the machine shop,” Pam explains. “We’re looking for dents or imperfections, and we check that the rims are closed. We also measure to make sure the dimensions are correct and the holes are the right size.” ... Read More

Featured Customer | Porcelain Lighting Favored by Long-Time Customer

Posted by on Feb 9, 2018 | 0 comments

Featured Customer | Porcelain Lighting Favored by Long-Time Customer
Back in early 2012, Erika and her husband Scott were searching for lighting for their home in Celebration, Florida. They’d heard about a lighting company called Barn Light Electric in Titusville, a small town just east of them on the Space Coast. They drove over to check it out. “We were renovating our kitchen at the time, and we wanted to see the lamps in person,” Erika says. “I think that’s when we fell in love.” A Barn Light team member explained how the lights were hand spun on a lathe just like industrial lighting was crafted in the early 20th century. Erika and her husband, both engineers, were fascinated by the process and... Read More

Happy Anniversary! Celebrating 10 Years of Vintage-Inspired Craftsmanship

Posted by on Feb 7, 2018 | 0 comments

Happy Anniversary! Celebrating 10 Years of Vintage-Inspired Craftsmanship
Barn Light Electric is celebrating 10 years of handcrafting the finest lighting on the planet! Just as it took a fair amount of imagination to launch a Tesla into space this week, it took imagination, ingenuity, and a whole lot of hard work to launch a lighting company in the midst of the Great Recession on Florida’s Space Coast. “It started with a love for industrial-style antique lighting and grew into a passion for bringing them back onto the market,” owner Bryan Scott says. “The handcrafting of high-quality lighting, especially porcelain enamel lighting, was a lost art.” ... Read More

Featured Customer | Porcelain Pendants Lend Old-Time Feel to New Addition

Posted by on Feb 2, 2018 | 0 comments

Featured Customer | Porcelain Pendants Lend Old-Time Feel to New Addition
Sometimes, the best ideas come when we least expect it. For Sean, who was in the midst of a mud room/bath addition in his Long Island home, the inspiration came in the middle of the night. Part of his decor for the new space included a sign reading To All Trains which is a nod to a train that infrequently rumbles by their backyard. Although Sean planned to install recessed lighting in the vaulted ceiling of the mud room, he had an unexpected brainstorm. ... Read More

Natural Finishes Elevate Interiors, Complement Array of Colors

Posted by on Jan 31, 2018 | 0 comments

Natural Finishes Elevate Interiors, Complement Array of Colors
One of the things customers love most about shopping the Barn Light website is the wide array of finish colors offered throughout our collection of handcrafted lighting. If your kitchen won’t be complete without a pink ceiling pendant, we’ve got you covered! And while we offer dozens of hues from traditional Black and Vintage Green to more modern shades of Teal, Magenta, and Sunflower, many customers opt for natural finishes. Barn Light offers a number of natural finishes including Galvanized, Oil Rubbed Bronze, and Bronze along with lighting crafted from solid copper and brass.Our Galvanized finish is one of our most popular as it embodies the look of... Read More