Many people look forward to summer as it brings sunnier days, the sweet smell of freshly cut grass, and outdoor trips with the family. However, summer temperatures can also bring a sharp increase in energy bills as people turn up their air conditioning to counter the heat and humidity of the season. Luckily, there are ways to help keep your home cool without running up a pricey energy bill. We have outlined a few of these to help you have a summer full of enjoyment, and not so full of expenses.
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Twice a year at the Dallas Market Center, people from all over flock to the “International Home of Lighting” to discover all of the new product collections that are being released and they often take notes on the top trends circulating about. This popular and large event is known as "Lightovation", or the Dallas International Lighting Show. We have compiled a Lightovation 2018 report which explains the top 5 trends found at Lightovation this June, and some of our favorites which are coming soon. Our list was put together based on the feedback circulating from our brand CEOs, and Directors, as well as the showroom walkthroughs and other articles populating around these popular trends! So, that being said, while we think these are pretty great, we also have the proof that this is “what’s in” for 2018.
Looking for the best sunrooms on Pinterest? We have found some of the top pins which showcase sunrooms that are remarkable for different reasons such as style, lighting, and more. Not only are these elements discussed, but we also offer product suggestions so that you too can have a Pinterest perfect sunroom.
What is a high CFM ceiling fan, and moreover, what are the best high CFM ceiling fans? If you search for a high CFM ceiling fan, often times you are presented with an array of industrial fans with a CFM up to 60,000. However, most people are looking for a high CFM fan for their home or outdoor patio. For this reason, we have compiled a list of the best high CFM ceiling fans with varying CFMs up to 12,000. If you are, in fact, looking for industrial fans, we recommend checking out Hunter industrial ceiling fans here. For our list of the best, we have taken special consideration of not only CFM, but other elements such as efficiency, size, and style. Enjoy and be prepared to be blown away!
It's common for most people to assume that the terms "contemporary"and "modern" are essentially interchangeable when it comes to design. This, however, is not the case. The modern style and the contemporary style each have their own unique characteristics which make them more easily identifiable. Luckily, we have created a guide which will help to ensure you find exactly what you are looking for when shopping for light fixtures to fit your home's current style.
Be prepared to be blown away by the most expensive ceiling fans! These decorative ceiling fans are not only the best at moving air, but also act as truly unique art pieces that are sure to woo onlookers. These high-end fans are an investment; once you consider how long they last, how much you can save on energy costs, and how they take any décor style to the next level, their prices won’t seem unreasonable.
As the saying goes, one should buy small ceiling fans for small rooms and large ceiling fans for large rooms. While this may sound like an ancient proverb, choosing the right size ceiling fan ensures maximum performance, style, and above all – comfort. The right size ceiling fan will do more than just keep you cool; it can also save you money.
Recessed lighting fixtures are light fixtures that are installed in the ceiling to provide task, accent, ambient, and wall washing lighting effects. They aren’t as decorative or expensive as chandeliers or pendants and aren’t as complex as track lighting -- but they can still be a difficult topic because they require knowledge of how your house was built. Our guide will help you to understand the basics of recessed fixtures and what they’re commonly used for.