Lights
Ceiling Lights – Get the Right One

Ceiling Lights – Get the Right One

Ceiling lights generally are installed to light a room.  You want them to  function right – to provide good light.  They can look boring… Read More…

Security Lighting - Solar Style

Security Lighting – Solar Style

Do you have poorly lit staircases or other potentially hazardous spots on the outside of your house?  It’s been on your to-do list but having to get an electrician to bring in power has stopped you.   Fear no longer… Read More…

Light Drops from Heaven

Light Drops from Heaven

It’s been said that lighting is the jewelry of every room.  Redoing a kitchen?  These modern glass and metal fixtures are stunning over a center island. Read More…

The new Language of Lighting

The new Language of Lighting

We all know to buy light bulbs according to watts – 100 watts, 60 watts etc.  But how do you buy LED’s? Picking the right LED, i.e. the right light spectrum makes the difference between you loving and/or hating LED’s !!!

(1) LED’s are rated by… Read More…

Runway to Lampshade

Runway to Lampshade

Which classic fabric lasted through the centuries? Arimatsu – preserved… Read More…

ALERT:  Sharp Rise in the Cost of Home Improvement Products

ALERT: Sharp Rise in the Cost of Home Improvement Products

Want to fix your roof? Get ready for 10-18% increases in material costs. Need to install a new light? Get ready for sharp increases… Read More…

Lights - Both Glass -one  DIY the other $49K

Lights – Both Glass -one DIY the other $49K

 

Do you know which one costs $49K?
Would you pay it?
Lights - Hammered & Handmade

Lights – Hammered & Handmade

I found these simple and eye-catching pendent lights at the Ambiente, Germany. They are made by Read More…

Light Fixtures that Multi Task

Light Fixtures that Multi Task

The smaller a house is the more uses must be accommodated within each room.  In our case or Sabines Home, our formal living is also being used as music and as a reading space.  The challenge: Find a freestanding light for a living room that looks good AND provides…

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Boring!!! but Top Quality Light Fixtures

Boring!!! but Top Quality Light Fixtures

This is one of the most boring looking light fixtures you can buy on today’s market. It’s okay, since you hopefully will never see it.  You will, however, likely come to rave about the quality of this utility light fixture…. Read More…

Light Fixtures - Physical or Phantom

Light Fixtures – Physical or Phantom

We all have light fixtures in our homes…so why not have one where parts appear but do not physically exist?!  They exist only as a holographic image. Read More…

MUST - KNOW Lighting Details: CFL and LED Bulb Replacements

MUST – KNOW Lighting Details: CFL and LED Bulb Replacements

2012 ushers in change in the land of light bulbs.  Production on some incandescent bulbs has come to an end…. Read More…