Monthly Archives: December 2015

A Year in Review: 2015’s top milestones, awards, breakthroughs and celebrations

As we reflect on another year of leading the way in the residential lighting space, there’s no doubt that 2015 was one for the books. Looking back, this year was marked by many “firsts” – from honorary awards to marketing initiatives to ground-breaking product introductions. We even made our debut on the DIY Network with our first ever TV commercial! […]

How to refresh your space for the New Year {Guest Post}

By Bryn Huntpalmer, Modernize With the new year comes the fresh promise of a brand new start—including in your home! Here at Modernize, we ring in the new year by trading out our tired designs for some fresh inspiration. Here’s what we plan on trying this winter. In the Kitchen: Paint Your Cabinets It’s pretty […]

Design Tip: How to make your favorite kitchen design elements SHINE

If you’ve been following along with our Design Tips series, you know that San Antonio Designer Dy Lynne Dabney loves lighting! Today, Dy Lynne focuses on what’s trending in the kitchen, and how undercabinet lighting can be used to accentuate your most-loved style elements. Tune in below! You can view all of Dy Lynne’s Design Tips now […]

A Year in Review: A Look at Progress Lighting’s Most Popular Collections

As 2015 nears its close, we look forward to the new and exciting opportunities that are ahead. As we press on in our quest to provide our customers with today’s most innovative and beautiful fixture designs, we believe reflecting on past accomplishments can serve as a guide for future success. So, before we jump in to what’s coming this […]

DIY Weekend Project: A how-to bathroom lighting refresh

Lahara Bath & Vanity Lighting

Time is running out to beautify your home for the holidays and your out of town guests. Luckily, a bathroom lighting refresh is a simple DIY project that can be completed in a snap with little to no hassle. Change out a vanity light fixture in less than 10 minutes for a fresh, new look […]

The Do’s and Don’ts of Lighting Your Front Door

You may have noticed that our lighting specialist Anne Suggs is a fashionita if you followed along with our recent Be Bright Scarf Giveaway – but now, we get to tap into the other side of Anne’s diverse skill set. Not only does she stay up-to-date with the latest fashion trends that influence the design of our products, but Anne also serves […]

Design Tip: Should you mix metals in your interior design?

San Antonio Designer Dy Lynne Dabney shares her expert advice on how to achieve an urban, farmhouse kitchen. Plus, learn how you should view mixing metals in your home environment. It’s all part of our Design Tips series!

Progress Design Series + Be Bright Giveaway | Enter to win!

Did you know that fashion influences almost every aspect of lighting and interior design? Our Lighting Specialist Anne Suggs is constantly “tying” the latest fashion elements to our beautiful collections – and we learned she’s quite the fashionista! As part of our Design Series, we’re doing a giveaway, offering our social media audiences a chance to win a free […]

Our Shining Stars: A look at the people behind Progress Lighting | Renata Caldwell

We’re taking a closer look at those who make up who we are today – the shining stars behind the Progress Lighting brand. To kick off our series, Renata Caldwell from our sales and marketing team shares her favorite part of her position and a hidden talent she’s been able to use to further relationships in foreign-based […]

Welcome home! 5 tips to create an inviting entryway with lighting

When homeowners start the remodeling process – their minds naturally go to the most-used areas of the home (we think kitchen, bathrooms, bedrooms, great rooms, etc.). More often than not, the entryway gets overlooked as a key design area, when in fact, this space is one of the most important rooms in the home (specifically from a style […]