Home Lighting

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Discover How LED Technologies Will Change Corporate Thinking in 2012

These days, we are able to observe that more and more people intend to use various new LED lighting technologies instead of conventional lighting solutions. As you might already know, the LED technologies come along with a series of great characteristics that can help a person to save the environment and reduce the costs that [...]
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Home Lighting: 5 Modern Design Trends for 2012

When it comes to home decor, lighting is sometimes overlooked. However, a well lit room has an influence on our personal well-being and by adding extra light the ambiance of a room can be changed easily. Over the past years, a new focus on home lighting has devveloped. As colors and lighting transform our moods [...]
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Ode to a Lamp

I have a serious yen for lamps. I won’t call it an obsession because I can look at those beautifully artistic sources of light and actually keep moving without always purchasing, but I love them. And I squeal at the sight of a pretty lamp just as delighted as I do over pretty shoes on [...]
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Under Cabinet Lighting Guide on Color Temperature

Under cabinet lighting is one of the smartest remodeling projects to undertake in terms of boosting your home’s resale value.  According to real estate experts, home buyers gravitate to the kitchen first when they’re looking at a house.  By installing under cabinet lights, you will significantly enhance your kitchen’s appeal by highlighting your backsplash and [...]
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Out With New and in With Old – a Passion For Antique Lamps

I have to admit that I have always had some odd tastes when it comes to interior design.  Possibly this has something to do with growing up in the seventies.  My parents and grandparents homes were filled with post war utilitarian furniture, chipboard was used to hide any and all attractive antique features; real fires [...]
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Seven Not-so-Difficult Ways to Live More Sustainably

Living sustainably means developing habits and making lifestyle choices that are consistent with protecting and maintaining the Earth’s ecological balance. This may sound like a lofty and intimidating goal, but sustainable living is really about making small, manageable choices and developing good, environmentally conscious habits. In fact, making a difference in one’s environmental footprint is [...]
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Make the Most Out of Your Swimming Pool with Accessories

Although many see a swimming pool, whether in a leisure centre or at home, as somewhere to exercise and get a few lengths under the belt, in reality a pool can offer so much more to all generations of the family, if you know how to accessorise it and where to get the accessories from. [...]
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Modern Home Lighting

There are many benefits to being a homeowner, one of which is the ability to design and decorate the way that you see fit. It might be quite difficult to decide what kind of style you want to employ, but there are many designs that you can choose from. You also don’t have to be [...]
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Benefits of Automated and Intelligent Lighting

Automated lighting has come a long way in a very short time and the uses seem to be expanding daily. It was almost a gimmick some years ago but these days it serves several very useful purposes. Probably the most major use of lighting being automated is that of energy saving. The increases in fuel [...]
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Illuminate Your Wooden Deck

You’ve spent money on wooden decking and your outdoor living area is looking good, but you want to add an extra touch. First off, winter is a good time to start preparing your patio so that it can be ready and raring to go when spring hits. Second, if you want a n affordable and [...]