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Light Bulbs - The way to Your Smart Home?

Light Bulbs – The way to Your Smart Home?

Turning your home a smart home may start with a smart light bulb. CES 2015 was abuzz with so many products  to automate your home.  The big question now… Read More…

Unleash the Power of Home Improvement in 2015!

Unleash the Power of Home Improvement in 2015!

New Year’s resolutions show us one thing:  Areas in our lives where we want to do better.  IMPLEMENTATION of  our desires is the key ingredient.  One successful strategy… Read More…

Decorate your Light Fixtures for the Holidays

Decorate your Light Fixtures for the Holidays

Have you ever thought of decorating your year-around light fixtures? Here is one simple example… Read More…

Ceiling Lights – The Critical Feature

Ceiling Lights – The Critical Feature

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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