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How To | Create a Cozy & Fun Kids’ Room

Posted by on Dec 7, 2018 | 0 comments

How To | Create a Cozy & Fun Kids’ Room
If there’s one room in the house where you can be unencumbered by a million design rules, it’s a kid space. Bedrooms and bunkrooms occupied by children are often loaded with color, whimsy, and fun details you won’t find in other parts of the home. But don’t throw the design book out just yet. By following a few guidelines, you can create a space that not only satisfies your toddlers, but will also keep up as they enter those fun teenage years. Scroll on for some Pinterest-worthy pictures! ... Read More

How To | Pick the Right Gooseneck Arm

Posted by on Dec 5, 2018 | 0 comments

How To | Pick the Right Gooseneck Arm
When choosing a gooseneck barn light, one of the most important decisions is not just picking the best shade style for the space, but finding an appropriate gooseneck arm. The gooseneck light mounting — the arm — is a vital part of both the form and function of the fixture. At Barn Light Electric, we craft 30 different arm styles so you can find the very best size and shape for your new gooseneck light. ... Read More

Guest Blogger | How To Use Wall Sconces to Add Character & Charm

Posted by on Nov 27, 2018 | 0 comments

Guest Blogger | How To Use Wall Sconces to Add Character & Charm
Adding personality and charm to your home doesn’t necessarily require a total renovation or complete redecorating. Often, just a few considered touches and easy updates are enough to imbue your space with character—and the wall sconce is perhaps the easiest and most effective tool for doing so. Whether lighting up a quiet corner or highlighting a favorite feature, these little lights are serious power players when it comes to creating ambiance in your home. Here are some favorite places to use them: ... Read More

All You Need to Know | The Essential Elements of Rustic Decors

Posted by on Oct 31, 2018 | 0 comments

All You Need to Know | The Essential Elements of Rustic Decors
Design trends may come and go, but the trend towards all things rustic shows no signs of slowing down anytime soon. With deep vintage roots, rustic elements help us feel closer to nature and lend an organic vibe to spaces. The use of wood and other natural elements create a warm, relaxed, and inviting feel. Today we’re featuring some of our favorite rustic spaces from customers who share their photos with us via our Instagram, Facebook, and Pinterest feeds. Be sure to follow Barn Light Electric on all three platforms for a continuous flow of inspiration! ... Read More

Fall Inspiration | Pretty Up the Porch No Matter the Temps

Posted by on Oct 26, 2018 | 0 comments

Fall Inspiration | Pretty Up the Porch No Matter the Temps
According to the calendar, it’s late October, but Florida has yet to join the rest of the country with seasonal temps. To get into the autumnal spirit, we turn daily to our Instagram feed to soak up images of plump pumpkins, colorful mums, and people sipping hot cider by a crackling fire. Today we’re sharing some of our favorite fall inspiration photos from friends across the country who are embracing all that autumn has to offer. Along with seasonal colors and decor, don’t be surprised if you see some pretty spectacular barn lights too! ... Read More

Guest Blogger | How to Create Hygge with Lighting

Posted by on Oct 24, 2018 | 0 comments

Guest Blogger | How to Create Hygge with Lighting
Hygge, pronounced “hue-gah,” is the Danish concept of coziness, comfort, and simple pleasures. It’s the feeling you get when curling up with a good book next to a crackling fire, or sharing a delicious candlelit meal with loved ones, or slipping into a toasty sweater and socks on a chilly autumn night. And while hygge can be achieved in myriad ways, any Dane will tell you that one of the most important factors for creating a hyggelit environment is the right lighting. ... Read More