What to Know About Converting Your Fireplace to Gas Logs

Greg

We love a wood-burning fireplace, but sometimes these traditional living room fixtures can be more hassle than they’re worth. Between stocking logs, sweeping the hearth and waiting endlessly for a fire to burn out before you can hit the hay, wood-burning fireplaces mean work! With a set of gas logs in your hearth, though, the […]

7 Gas Log Safety Tips to Keep in Mind

Greg

Converting a wood-burning fireplace to gas is a great home improvement project, but before you get started, you need to get a handle on what’s safe–and what’s not. After all, switching up your fireplace isn’t quite as simple as screwing in a light bulb. There are many factors that go into choosing the right gas […]

Using Industrial Ceiling Fans in Your Home

Greg

If you’re in the market for an industrial ceiling fan, then you probably love the rugged, functional look of industrial home décor. This popular design style is marked by its use of raw materials, exposed hardware and explicit functionality, taking cues from equipment, lighting and more from old warehouses and factories. Despite the fact that […]

24 Inspiring Designs with Rustic Lighting

Greg

Welcome to the new generation of rustic lighting, where fixtures are as chic, modern and earthy as you want them to be! Traditionally, rustic light fixtures have distinctly down-to-earth finishes in old bronze, antique copper, wood, forged iron and antique or distressed metals. Details like leather shades with stitched trim, woodland cutouts and deer antlers […]

Choosing Light Fixtures for Any Room in Your Home: A Guide

Greg

Choosing the right light fixtures is crucial to good room design for two primary reasons. First: It ensures that you get the appropriate lighting—that is, the ideal light level, angle and type of lighting—for your space, providing comfort and functionality. Second: Light fixtures serve as décor, helping to tie your room together and honor your […]

Tips for Choosing Bathroom Lights for Your Home

Greg

Though we rarely think about bathroom lighting as much as we do the lighting in our living room, kitchen or foyer, it’s important to create a lighting scheme in the water closet that’s as functional and stylish as the rest of your home. The last thing you want is bathroom lights that feel harsh and […]

What to Know When Buying Bedroom Ceiling Fans

Greg

It could be argued that bedroom ceiling fans are the most important ceiling fans out there. According to the National Sleep Foundation, the temperature at which you sleep is important, and sleeping at a cool 60 to 67 degrees Fahrenheit can help you rest better. Why? The experts say that your body temperature actually lowers […]

Everything to Know About the Room Settings Viewer

Greg

If you’re a longtime customer of Hansen Wholesale, you may have noticed that we recently unveiled a new feature called the Room Settings Viewer to help you envision ceiling fans in your space. We have always been committed to helping consumers shop online for ceiling fans and light fixtures, and a big part of our […]