Is it Corridor or Hallway?

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Webster says... Corridor ~ a long passage inside a building with doors on each side & Hallway ~ a long narrow passage inside a building with doors along it leading to rooms.   Whatever you want to call it, for safety reasons you want good lighting.  If your hallway is not well-lit, trips to the kitchen or bathroom in the middle of the night can end … [Read more...]

Unofficial Start of Summer = Let’s Entertain!!

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Outdoor and landscape lighting go a long way towards crafting the perfect atmosphere of a lively and inviting party.  Now that the unofficial start of summer is here, what better way to captivate friends and family with tasteful adornments and classy lighting techniques. With the upcoming holiday, it's a good time to evaluate your outdoor lighting.  It's … [Read more...]

How many people does it take to change a light bulb?

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Although this may seem like a joke, changing a light bulb isn't so simple these days!!  With so many choices, choosing the right light bulb has become a complicated task. First things first when heading to your local hardware store is to make a list of the light bulbs that you need and the area you want to light.  Is this for an outdoor lantern, reading … [Read more...]

Smart Tips For Cleaning Your Home’s Light Fixtures

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It's that time of year!!  Along with dieting, exercising and taking down holiday decorations, everyone likes to start off the new year with a clean slate.  What better way to clean that slate, than helpful tips for cleaning your home's light fixtures.  Avoid the harsh cleaners Resist the urge to use brass or other abrasive cleaners as they could mar … [Read more...]

How to Best Light a Hallway and Living Room

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We’ve already touched a little on the various ways to light your house to its best advantage. We’re going to start covering how to light each specific room. While you may not always take the time to really consider lighting, and screwing in a bulb hardly seems complicated, with a little consideration you can make the light in your home dramatic and ideal … [Read more...]