Dining Room Lighting Made Simple

Quoizel dining room lighting

Are you trying to plan the perfect dining room lighting? It is important that dining room lighting is just as functional as it is beautiful. You can use a combination of general, task, and accent lighting to create the best mood for the room. Dining room lighting can be used for a formal dinner, special event, or simply a place to do a hobby or homework. If you … [Read more...]

Increase Comfort by Changing Your Home’s Lighting as You Age

Quoizel home lighting

Is it getting harder for your eyes to focus on the television or magazine at night? People's eyes start to change around 45, and you may be causing your eyes to strain by not having the proper lighting in your home. The American Lighting Association (ALA) supports changing the lighting in your home to increase comfort and reading ability. When people turn … [Read more...]

What Type of Lighting Fixtures Will You Choose?

Quoizel Home Lighting

We recently discussed the different types of home lighting, but there are many types of fixtures that we offer in general, task, and accent lighting. Here are the main categories of our lighting fixtures: Hall/Foyer Fixtures: This type of fixture will provide you with the general lighting that is needed for hallways, entranceways, and stairways. The fixtures … [Read more...]

Kitchen Lighting Striking the Balance Between Function & Comfort


If you are looking for a fresh look in your kitchen, start with the lighting! The kitchen serves as a food preparation area, but is also the new gathering place for family and friends. Whatever your lighting choice, the balance needs to be met between functionality and comfort. Most kitchens today only have general lighting, but there are additional lighting … [Read more...]

Creating the Best Bathroom Lighting

If there is no option for sidemouting lighting, then mount lighting above the mirror.

Creating lighting for a bathroom is different from that of any other room.  Your goal is to have light that shines out and up the walls, as opposed to down from the ceilings, and ultimately to minimize that shadows cast on your face, surrounding it instead with light. Sadly, when it often comes to interior lighting, the bathroom is commonly given less attention … [Read more...]