Author Archives: Progress Lighting

Survey Says: Rest and Relax in the Bathroom

We all deserve a little rest and relaxation nowadays. According to the 2021 Houzz U.S. Bathroom Trends study, two in five homeowners report using their renovated bathroom for R & R. And, we say, why not? The top “Big Idea” from the study centered around rest and relaxation, saying cleanliness, lack of clutter and freshness […]

3 Ideas for Cozy Fall Outdoor Lighting

There’s no time like fall to move the party outside. Cooler temperatures and shorter days beg for a cozy outdoor gathering, as do the comfortable furniture, chic decor and new lighting styles that help you stay outside longer. Amenities like tiled walls, outdoor kitchens and amplified WiFi that used to be luxuries are now seamlessly […]

Curated Lighting to Fit Your Style

The question is often asked: what is curated style, anyway? Curating is simply pulling all the elements of a room together in an intentional way to fit your individual design preferences. We know- it sounds easier than it is! Designing your home to suit your family’s personality is emotional. You’d like to ensure that your […]

The New Gold Standard

Brushed nickel and chrome—move over! Gold-toned finish colors are here to stay. Today, metallics are an essential décor element, and warm finishes offer extra sparkle and a luxurious dimension to lighting designs across the board. There are many shades of gold-toned finishes available for lighting, from classic brass to vintage gold. The finishes vary in […]

Best Modern Outdoor Lighting Ideas

Outdoor rooms have become a welcome extension of inside style, and so have outdoor lighting designs.  In the past, outdoor lights were used primarily to light entrances: now you’ll find them anywhere a warm and inviting light is desired. Designs are contemporary and fresh, and the advent of LED technology means they are energy efficient […]