Lighting Style Blog

Lighting Trends and Advice

Lighting Style Blog header image 4

Entries from March 31st, 2009

The Basics of People and Light: How They Affect Home Lighting Needs

March 31st, 2009 · Comments Off · Lighting Tips

Lighting enables us to see. We take in light from direct light sources or after it bounces off other sources. When light shines on opaque objects, some of that light is absorbed and some of the light is reflected multiple directions off the surface. This concept is important because the color of the objects is [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: ··

Trestle Pendants

March 27th, 2009 · Comments Off · Modern Lighting

Trestle Pendants are lighting fixtures with a new twist on an old design.  This unique lighting fixture has been around for a couple years now, but many don’t know the purpose for its shape and why it’s useful when lighting your home. The Trestle Pendant follows the same design and purpose of your standard Pendant [...]

[Read more →]

Tags:

LED Lighting

March 26th, 2009 · 1 Comment · LED Lighting

LED lighting has been around since the 1960s, but only recently been used in residential settings.  There are both pros and cons to LED usage, just as there are pros and cons with other choices in residential lighting. LED lighting is a great option for single directional lighting, such as task, reading or under cabinet [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: