Post Mount Lighting

Featured Customer | Barn Lights Give Nod to Past at Historic Hotel

Posted by on Dec 10, 2018 | 2 comments

Featured Customer | Barn Lights Give Nod to Past at Historic Hotel
Tucked amidst the scenic Catskill Mountains in Roscoe, New York, lies a small motel and tavern on the banks of the Beaverkill River. With a colorful history that includes an owner who was a New York City prize fighter, the Red Rose Motel served for decades as a local landmark welcoming fly-fishers, hunters, locals, and big city escapees. In recent years, the motel fell into disrepair and was abandoned until new owners, JP Frenza and Kris Kiger, glimpsed the potential within the old building and began a major renovation. ... Read More

All You Need to Know | Dark Sky-Friendly Lighting

Posted by on Aug 3, 2018 | 0 comments

All You Need to Know | Dark Sky-Friendly Lighting
With the growth of industrialized societies worldwide, light pollution has become a global issue. According to the International Dark-Sky Association (IDA), the widespread use of artificial light at night can adversely affect the environment and energy consumption. Here at Barn Light Electric, many of our fixtures are rooted in RLM-inspired designs which are a natural for dark sky-friendly lighting. The classic warehouse shade, with the bulb tucked high inside, focuses the illumination downward, away from the sky, and produces less glare. ... Read More

Colorful Post Mount Lights Add to Festive Vibe of Splash Park

Posted by on May 9, 2018 | 0 comments

Colorful Post Mount Lights Add to Festive Vibe of Splash Park
Here on the Space Coast of Florida, there’s little escape from summer’s heat and humidity. But locals and tourists alike are singing the praises of the newest way to keep cool here in Titusville. The Sand Point Splash Park, located just off the shores of the Indian River, features colorful wading pools and festive fountains of water throughout the park. Barn Light Electric was happy to support this effort to give kids in northern Brevard County a fun place to chill and play with family and friends. Eight of our Union Decorative Post Mount Lights dot the park’s landscape and provide illumination in the evenings. ... Read More

Featured Customer | Dark Sky-Friendly Lights for the Grand Canyon

Posted by on Apr 4, 2018 | 0 comments

Featured Customer | Dark Sky-Friendly Lights for the Grand Canyon
Many cities across America are encouraging the use of dark sky-friendly lighting. These fixtures are crafted in a shape that provides downward directed light which helps the skies stay dark and the stars stay bright. Barn lights are a natural fit for dark skies with their dome-shaped shades that reduce glare. Dark skies are critical to the Grand Canyon Association which recently launched a project to retrofit 280 lights in the Grand Canyon historic district to better preserve the night skies. ... Read More

Pro's Corner | Quick Ship Lighting Offers High Quality, Fast Turnaround

Posted by on Mar 19, 2018 | 0 comments

Pro's Corner | Quick Ship Lighting Offers High Quality, Fast Turnaround
If you follow the Barn Light Electric blog, you know that our lighting isn’t sitting in a giant warehouse waiting for a drone to snatch it from the shelf. Unlike other business models that sacrifice quantity over quality, our vintage-inspired lighting is handcrafted and made to order. That means you can customize these fixtures to your heart’s content! This hands-on process, from cutting and shaping the metals, to prep, paint, assembly, and shipping is accomplished by many talented hands. This process takes time; about eight to ten working days to complete. We think this process, and the end result, is well worth the wait! ... Read More

Spring Forward with Exterior Lighting Checkup

Posted by on Mar 27, 2017 | 0 comments

Spring Forward with Exterior Lighting Checkup
With the clocks adjusted and the calendar flipping to April this weekend, you have no more excuses for putting off the spring cleaning! Sunshine and warm temps ease the pain of taking stock in the exterior of your home to determine what toll Mother Nature took during the last few months. Exterior lighting can take a beating during the winter. Snow and ice, even wind and rain, can pepper a light’s finish and loosen the mounting.  ... Read More