Posts tagged "lighting"
Sparkles over Dining Room Tables

Sparkles over Dining Room Tables

Dining room lighting has changed dramatically. Today’s fixtures are long over the length of dining room tables.  See these two examples, one artisan designed, the other from a well- established US manufacturer… Read More…

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…

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…

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…

Home Design Lessons from a Hallway

Home Design Lessons from a Hallway

It’s been a few years since I designed and built this hallway – yet I still love it as much as the day I completed it.  What does this tell us? Why is this hallway so powerful? 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…

UPDATE: Give your Home a "Nest"

UPDATE: Give your Home a “Nest”

Googles purchase of Nest points to Nest’s great design and hints and smart home features to come.  We told your about it back in 2011.  Now Nest is coming to a big stage.  Here again are more details … Read More…

Garden Magic - Secrets for Spring

Garden Magic – Secrets for Spring

It’s that time of year again: Cool air is coming to the East Coast  announcing the arrival of fall. Time to get plants, shrubs and trees ready for winter AND next year’s spring.  Come February / March winter seems to drag on Read More…

Party Pool Lights

Party Pool Lights

Colorful lights for Holiday Weekend Parties…. 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…