Monthly Archives: February 2016

One million reasons to get to know Kate Rumson

The wildly successful interior design page on Instagram @the_real_houses_of_ig has reached one million followers this month, and we couldn’t be more excited to introduce you to the person behind it all – Kate Rumson! Fueled by her passion for interior design and construction, Kate is inspiring millions of homeowners – while building a unique brand […]

Ways to Get Creative with Edison Lights in Every Room of the Home {Guest Post}

Everything old is new again!—with all the chatter about LEDs and CFLs, it may seem strange to suddenly be talking about good old-fashioned incandescents. But vintage Edison bulbs have been showing up everywhere of late, from private homes to some of New York’s hippest restaurants, and for good reason: their twisted filaments have a visual […]

4 quick and easy ways to refresh your bathroom look on a budget

Updating your bathroom’s style doesn’t have to break the bank (or your budget). There are many small bathroom projects that take almost no time at all – and have a big impact on style! We took some hints from our friends at Dostie Homes on how you can refresh your bathroom look. Read on for […]

How Progress Lighting made brands like Gucci and Chanel shine bright in a french-inspired venue

For something to be believed, it must be perceived. From the initial concept of repurposing the Postcard from Paris event venue, we challenged ourselves to create a memorable evening that would be fun and leave a lasting impression for our team and guests. And we believe we did just that! At our Be Bright cocktail reception, […]

Tune in! Progress Lighting on HGTV’s Property Brothers

In the series Property Brothers, real estate and home improvement experts Jonathan and Andrew Scott help couples identify and transform “fixer-upper” properties into their dream homes. The show has continued for more than eight seasons with an engaged audience of homeowners and DIY enthusiasts throughout North America. Enjoy peeks into a recent episode featuring Progress Lighting’s […]

Here’s what’s trending in residential lighting

According to our Director of Product Development David Peek, lighting is no longer the secondary player in the room. Lighting can serve as a focal point or functional work of art in almost any area of the home – and designers, homeowners and home improvement experts are taking notice. Better Homes and Gardens Editor Samantha Hart puts it simply – “Lighting […]

Lighting The New American Home 2016: A Virtual Tour

The 33rd edition of The New American Home (TNAH) is a show home packed with innovative ideas, brand-new products, inspiring concepts and eye-pleasing design that harmonizes with its sites and surroundings. We were proud to illuminate TNAH 2016 completely and efficiently – inside and out, top to bottom – with a custom lighting package that […]

Design Tip: Chandeliers in new and unexpected areas of the home

Our Design Tips series continues with expert advice from Designer Deidre Lavigne with SH Designs. Deidre and SH Designs take pride in creating living spaces that reflect the personality, passions and lifestyles of each client. Today, Deidre explains a lighting trend that is taking shape in the residential space – chandeliers in new and unexpected areas of the home. Learn […]