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Are you looking to add a hanging ceiling fixture to your dining room, kitchen or foyer? Our chandeliers styles guide, which includes the four best types of chandeliers, will help you understand the basic differences between a crystal, candle, glass, and shaded fixture. You will find that the best fit for your home is on that acts a direct representation of your personal style and taste.

Recessed or Can lights are a popular lighting option for kitchens. Their ability to install within a ceiling allows for a smooth, seamless look that is appealing to many homeowners. Their inconspicuous design makes them easy to decorate around without being distracting or detracting from other design elements.

As you know, three weeks ago we asked five talented design bloggers to take an ordinary table lamp and use it to transform an entryway into a winter wonderland walkway in our Holiday Inspired Table Lamp Challenge. This week we are bringing you the highly anticipated results of the challenge.

Holiday Inspired Table Lamp

By Marjorie Simonetti in All, Design

In lieu of the up and coming holidays, we challenged 5 designers to compete in our Home for the Holiday Design Challenge. Each designer will have free range to create one holiday inspired table lamp. We let the designers loose with the stunning Kichler Annaleigh and the gorgeous Feiss Modello. May the best one win!

Getting Ready for the Holidays

By Marjorie Simonetti in All, Design

The holidays are rapidly approaching, and soon you may find your home overflowing with friends and family. Don’t be caught off guard! Getting ready for the holidays will be easy with these five simple holiday tips and stylish products from brands such as Tech Lighting.

Fabulous Fall Foyer Lighting

By Marjorie Simonetti in All, Design

This fall, impress your houseguests as soon as they walk through your door with stunning foyer lighting from Troy Lighting. The holidays are rapidly approaching, and your guests will soon be arriving to celebrate and take part in all your family’s holiday festivities and traditions. We know that readying your house for guests and decorating your home for the holidays can be overwhelming. Don’t stress!

When it comes to choosing lighting for your bedroom, it can be hard to know where to start. After all, your bedroom is the scene of so many activities, from waking, dressing, and getting ready for your busy day to winding down and resting at the end of it. How do you select versatile and functional lighting for such an important space? Fortunately, it’s possible to address all of your bedroom lighting needs by installing a few different types of lighting.

Cooler temps, blushing autumn leaves, and the return of the estranged pumpkin spice latte can only mean one thing. Fall is here. We at Del Mar Fans & Lighting wanted to help you bring the beauty of fall into your home with a new George Kovacs Needle Tall Lamp. We paired up with the Six Sisters’ Stuff blog to bring you the Fabulous Fall Finds: Pin It to Win It Contest. Here’s how it works:

Last month, we challenged three design bloggers to decorate a room of their choice. The only stipulation was that they had to include a ceiling fan of our choosing. Well, the results of the design challenge are in and we couldn’t be happier with how they turned out.

Eco-friendly blogs are blooming into popularity, and all of us at Del Mar Fans & Lighting are dedicated to conserving energy around the office as well as around our homes. In an effort to be greener, we took to the office white board and discussed several simple ways that we could improve our green status such as turning off our ceiling fans and lights when we’re not home, and switching out old incandescent light bulbs for newer, more energy efficient LED light bulbs.

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