Author Archives: Progress Lighting

Versatility Rules: Expand Your Lighting Options

Design rules are made to be broken, and it’s time to try something different. Expand your lighting options by thinking beyond traditional ways and places to use lighting and try one of these trends instead. Using Outdoor Fixtures, Inside Bringing the outdoors inside by repurposing light fixtures that traditionally are only hung on a home’s […]

Warm or Cool: It’s Up to You: Understanding Color Temperature and CRI

Comfort and style are two goals of room design – we all want our home to look and feel just right. Choosing furniture, décor and paint colors are steps along the way, but did you know that the color temperature of the lighting has a big influence on the design’s outcome? Warmer color temperatures will […]

Why WiFi – Introducing Smart Technology for Ceiling Fans

As smart technology becomes common in our daily lives, even low-tech appliances like ceiling fans are joining the smart home movement. And we’re on board: Progress has recently partnered with Smart by Bond technology, bringing custom control to our collection of AC Motor ceiling fans.  So Easy With Smart By Bond, our ceiling fans can […]

Fan-tastic Ways to Add Style to a Space

Ceiling fans. For years they’ve been the black sheep of the design world: unassuming, underappreciated and underwhelming in style. Not so today! Our ceiling fans do more than cool a room – they combine beautiful design with premium performance. From curved, carved and sleek fan blades in a multitude of finishes to great-looking style that […]

Expert Tips for Selecting a Ceiling Fan

The weather is heating up, which means it’s time to think about cooling down with ceiling fans. Today’s ceiling fans incorporate beautiful features, such as hand-carved blades, sleek finishes and natural elements that appeal to a variety of different design trends. However, function is as important as looks, so here’s what you need to know […]

Style Tip: Try Undercabinet Lighting for Flair and Function

Are you looking for a simple way to bring style and panache to your home? Try undercabinet lighting to add flair along with increased function. Undercabinet lighting is both a practical and elegant lighting solution that brings focused illumination wherever needed to make spaces brighter, more functional, and beautiful. Undercabinet lighting is an essential part […]

Modern Ideals: Designing in Modern Farmhouse Style

Modern Farmhouse design takes the best of the rustic, charming warmth of farmhouse design and gives it a contemporary twist. And almost no one does it better than design firm Possibilities for Design as shown in their recent video for builder Schumacher Home’s Charleston Earnhardt model home. This home embodies the Farmhouse fundamentals of simplicity […]