Ira Phillips Acknowledged by enLIGHTenment Magazine!

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So far 2014 has been proven to be a memorable one for Quoizel's own Ira Phillips.  Recently honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award by Lighting One, Ira again is being recognized for his contribution to the lighting industry. In March's issue of enLIGHTenment, Ira is one of nine honorees chosen as most influential in the categories of Manufacturers, Retailer … [Read more...]

Our Favorite Design Trends

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It's the beginning of 2014, and so many design trends are being talked about this year.  We chose a few of our favorites to highlight. Popularity of open layouts continue to grow.  Open plans promote interaction among family and guests, as walls are not a barrier.  With that, the kitchen continues to serve as the home's "hub" while the rest of the home … [Read more...]

Choose the Right Size Chandelier for Your Entryway

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You only get one chance at making a first impression.  When your guests enter your home, the foyer fixture will set the tone for the rest of your home, so what impression do you want to give. When choosing a fixture for your foyer, size and scale are both very important considerations.  Selecting the wrong size chandelier for the space, may have the fixture … [Read more...]

How Color Affects the Mood of Your Room

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Do you realize that lighting can dramatically change the overall mood in a space?  Use decorative lighting to set the tone and atmosphere of each room in your home. Soft warm white is the most common for home lighting, but warm yellow, blue and pink tints are also being used as technology changes. The warm white light or even pink tint can be soothing or … [Read more...]

On the Road with Howard!

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Where was Howard last week?  Charleston, of course....the place to be with the 2014 Product Advisory Council! We were delighted that Christie's, Cleveland Lighting Center, Hacienda Lighting, Lite House, Masterpiece Lighting, Coastal Lighting, Circle Lighting, Friedman Electric, Avenues Lighting, Carol's Lighting, Garbe's, Royal Lighting, Pace Lighting, Lyteworks, … [Read more...]