Category Archives: holiday lighting

6 must-see designer dining rooms you’ll love

The holiday season is finally here which means that lively dinner parties, warm family gatherings and bright festivities are only going to increase throughout the end of the year. Create a dining area that not only invites guests in, but makes them feel comfortable and at ease – so they will want to mix and mingle all […]

Impress your guests with jewelry for your home in 3 easy steps

Designers tend to talk about the importance of “good lighting,” but what makes it good? “Thoughtful lighting can make everyone, and everything, look more attractive. When you’re shopping, remember that the bulbs you choose can dramatically change the look of your fixture” – Jennifer Kis Our very own Key Account Marketing Manager Jennifer Kis recently […]

6 easy ways to get your home holiday ready

Image courtesy of Stephen Alexander Homes and Neighborhoods Make your home more welcoming by clearing out key traffic and entertaining areas. It’s amazing the effect a little less clutter can have on making your home more inviting to guests. Declutter counters, corners and nooks and crannies for a cleaner and visually attractive home. Add mood lighting by installing dimmers. Dimmers […]

Glam up your home for the holidays

‘Tis the season of friends, family and entertaining! If you’re planning on bringing guests into your home – whether for an entire week of family fun or a one-night celebration – now’s the time to get your home in the holiday spirit. Stylish, decorative chandeliers offer a beautiful way to glam up your favorite spaces, […]

Celebrate the Holidays Under the Right Light

Preparing a home for the holidays might bring to mind extensive decorations or a total remodel of a living or dining room. However, small changes through lighting can create a festive and comfortable environment with minimal effort. Welcome family and guests into your home Entryways are the first areas of a home to invite guests […]

Four Tips for Illuminating Your Home this Holiday Season

In the spirit of the holiday season, we’ve put together four tips to make the most of the lighting and decor inside – and outside – your home! Incorporate layers of light. Consider adding multiple types of fixtures – such as chandeliers, recessed lighting and wall sconces – to add depth to the rooms where […]

This week in lighting and home decor online

Check out our favorite articles and websites we found this week! Residential Lighting’s 2013 Dallas Market Preview “Holiday Lighting Inspiration” board on Pinterest What electrical distributors look for in a lighting manufacturer Wall sconces in sunroom discussion on Houzz

This week’s top lighting and home style articles

With the holiday season upon us and a new year quickly approaching, our favorite articles this week are all about home makeovers, year-end reviews and Christmas lights! Missed our Facebook posts? Check out the links here: Residential Lighting – Outdoor Lanterns for Different Home Styles Dubstep Christmas Lights Houzz – Bedroom Makeover High Performance Lighting […]

This week's top lighting and home style articles

With the holiday season upon us and a new year quickly approaching, our favorite articles this week are all about home makeovers, year-end reviews and Christmas lights! Missed our Facebook posts? Check out the links here: Residential Lighting – Outdoor Lanterns for Different Home Styles Dubstep Christmas Lights Houzz – Bedroom Makeover High Performance Lighting […]

High Performance Lighting Guide for the Home: Exterior Designs

The lighting industry has experienced many technological advances throughout the past few decades. As a result, CFL and LED fixtures are readily available for residential purposes. High performing and energy efficient fixtures are becoming not only more practical on the interior, but also in exterior lighting designs. With the wide availability of CFLs and LEDs, […]