Category Archives: lighting controls

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 […]

Trend Talk: 3 trends in 3 minutes

If you’ve been following along with our Trend Talk Tuesday series – you know that we’ve had the privilege to learn from Christy Scanlon, president of Masterpiece Design Group on the top trends affecting today’s residential spaces. First time tuning in? Here’s a recap of our previous discussions on hot colors, kitchen must-haves and bathroom […]

Energy Savings in Office Space Lighting

A recent article on office space lighting in tED Magazine states that “lighting is the biggest consumer of electric energy in commercial buildings, accounting for an average of 38 percent of consumption.” Commercial buildings are often over-lighted, utilize inefficient light sources and pay high local energy costs – creating a space in the marketplace for […]