Designing with Light in a Bedroom

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  When creating a lighting scheme for a bedroom, you will want to consider options that produce an environment that’s both relaxing and conducive to rest but still bright enough to navigate when the shades are drawn closed.  This can be achieved through a gentle blend of both general and task lighting that fits your particular needs.  How much of each type … [Read more...]

Recognizing Varying Shapes and Forms of Lighting

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The toughest part of lighting design is usually selecting what area you want to light. This means that once you’ve narrowed this down, you’ve completed the hardest portion of the lighting process. The step that comes next after you’ve made that decision is figuring out how exactly you’re going to light the space. This is when you get to choose the types … [Read more...]

Energy Efficient Lighting from Quoizel!

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Many people are switching over to energy efficient lighting. Today, I want to share with you some examples of energy efficient lighting from Quoizel. The first type of energy efficient lighting is called Compact Florescent Lighting. These bulbs are smaller versions of regular florescent bulbs. They can be used in standard sockets and appear to give off … [Read more...]

The Benefits of Timeless Design

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If you’ve got a new interior space that you’re currently working on designing, there are many style options out there to choose from: contemporary, art deco, traditional and even rustic, just to name a few. But the benefits of timeless design should never be underestimated. While each person’s taste is completely different, there’s something to be said … [Read more...]

3 Simple Summer Lighting Tips

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Ah those summer nights! Something about their cool breezes, soft pink skies and hint of barbecue aroma in the air make them the perfect setting for outdoor entertainment. If you’re like us here at Quoizel, you don’t pass up the chance to employ creative lighting when the opportunity presents itself. A nighttime summer patio is just the place to do that. Here … [Read more...]