There’s no getting around it: LED lights are superior in almost every way to typical incandescents and other outdated light technologies. They have the power to save you money, hassle and waste, and they’re truly revolutionizing the way we light our world. When you’re shopping for the perfect ceiling fan, you should put the lighting […]
Maxim Hi-Bay Pendant Light Whether you’re starting from scratch with a new home or you’re upgrading lights that are already installed, pendant lighting is one type of fixture that you ought to explore. From kitchens to dining areas, bedrooms to foyers, pendant lights have a penchant for fitting in no matter where you need a […]
As ornate and beautiful as custom fireplace doors can be, they aren’t just for show—far from it. In fact, fireplace doors play a critical role in keeping your family safe while you relax and enjoy a cozy, fireside experience. Unfortunately, it’s all too easy for novice fireplace owners to make mistakes when it comes time […]
If you own a traditional wood-burning fireplace, then you already know that it can add beauty and elegance to your living space. You also probably know all too well that they can take a lot of time and hassle to maintain.
As the mercury continues to drop, your fireplace is looking better and better, right? Before you load up on starter logs or switch on the gas, there’s one accessory you should think about: fireplace doors.
Forget about a fresh coat of paint or a potted plant. Lighting is the finishing touch every home needs to look and feel complete–both indoors and out.
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 […]
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 […]
Recessed lighting is one of our favorite household problem solvers. If your rooms are too dim, it provides general lighting without taking up any floor or wall space or lowering the ceiling height. If you want to accent artwork or architectural features, you can angle recessed lighting and choose trims that fade into the background. […]
Love the rustic appeal of a crackling fire but loathe the clean-up? Need the heat your fireplace puts out, but longing for a sleeker, more contemporary look? Gas logs are a safe, energy efficient, budget-friendly alternative that are designed especially for wood-burning fireplaces. Ready to sit back and relax instead of stoking kindling? Read up […]