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Archive for July, 2012

New Classics: Ingo Maurer’s Amazing Light Fixtures (9 photos)

July 25, 2012 By: Administrator Category: Light Fixtures

It’s hard to pinpoint a signature style for the lights designed by Ingo Maurer. There are whimsical lights composed of birds with lightbulb bodies and minimalist, ethereal lights made of Japanese paper; the style runs the gamut. One thing all the products have in common is thoughtful, good design. Ingo…


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3 Bathroom Lighting Fixtures for Contemporary Bathrooms

July 15, 2012 By: Administrator Category: Bathroom Lighting

When selecting bathroom lighting fixtures for your bathroom, it is important to consider a few factors.  If you are decorating a modern or contemporary bathroom, a traditional light fixture will not mesh well with the decor of the space.  Check out these 3 contemporary bathroom lighting fixtures:

Mia ADA Compliant Bath Light
bathroom vanity lighting

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

George Kovacs BATH BAR

bath bar

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

:USE Form One Lighting Triple Sconce, Polished Chrome

Finding the Perfect Dining Room Chandelier

July 12, 2012 By: Administrator Category: Kitchen Lighting, Light Fixtures

dining room chandelier

If you are shopping for a light fixture that provides illumination and style, a dining room chandelier is the perfect lighting options.  Stylish and effective, a dining room chandelier instantly enhances the ambiance in your dining room.  Shopping for a chandelier for your dining room is not difficult when you consider the following tips:

Size Matters

As with any other light fixture, size is a huge factor when shopping for a chandelier for your dining room. It is important to make sure the chandelier is in proportion to your dining room table and the space in the dining room.  Per BelleDecor.com, a dining room chandelier should be about a foot less than the width of your dining room table.

Illumination

Along with size, it is important that a chandelier properly lights your space.  Make sure to consider the area and type of lighting desired when shopping for a chandelier.  Make sure to consider they type of bulbs used in the chandelier.  This could be a maintenance issue if the chandelier required bulbs that are unique or inexpensive.

Style and Decor

Remember to consider the decor of your home when selecting a chandelier.  If you have a contemporary dining room table, a victorian or vintage chandelier will not be the best light fixture for your space.  There are chandeliers available in a number of styles, sizes and colors.  Consider your style of decor when selecting your dining room chandelier.