Lighting in your home is more than just a functional necessity. When used right, it can be a standout design choice and a focal point of any given room. In recent years, lighting design has shifted to trends that can endure the test of time, opting for modern twists on classic fixtures. Here’s what interior designers are leaning towards in 2020.
Illuminating Options for 2020
Shown above: Pedregal 1 Table Lamp In Matte Black — EG-202131A
Lighting design is taking a leaf from a geometry textbook for fixtures in 2020. Featuring lamps and chandeliers comprised of intricate collections of shapes, interior designers are incorporating this style as a way to give statement lighting a more casual feel. From hexagonal table lamps to rectangular candelabras, this design choice provides a versatile option for your home.
The mission of light fixtures in 2020 interior design is to create a centerpiece and a lasting impression. Going big in your home with oversized overhead lighting is a popular iteration of this mentality, particularly in open-concept spaces. Wheth
Posted: March 17, 2020Categories: Home Decor Blog
If you’re hosting the festivities this holiday season, you want your home to feel as inviting as possible for your guests. When you don’t know where to start design-wise, though, you may be concerned that your space is lacking that crucial “cozy” feel. With a few inspired home décor ideas, though, you can convert any space into a welcoming abode.
Ceiling fans are highly effective at keeping homes cool, lowering energy bills, and providing extra lighting. Plus, they can last for a decade or longer. Still, even the most expensive, high-quality models malfunction occasionally. Fortunately, most issues can be easily fixed—as long as you have the necessary knowledge. Here’s what you need to know.
If you have a fireplace that is raised in the wall, you are probably having trouble finding a fireplace screen. Due to the odd proportions, Most off-the-shelf screens are going to be too short or simply won't look good. You are most likely going to need a custom made fireplace screen and a little imagination to properly dress this fireplace.
Check Out These Fireplace Screen Ideas for Raised Fireplaces below:
1) The Folding Screen with Doors
Shown Above: TFD33 Solid Brass 3 Fold Screen with Doors and Fleur Del Lis Ornaments (by Stone Manufacturing). The frame is made from a solid brass rope casting and is adorned with Fleur Del Li ornaments. The mesh is silver colored, which makes it more difficult to see through when there is no fire, thus hiding the unsightly raised fireplace. The doors are functional so that you do not have to move the screen aside when tending the fire. There are many choices for Custom Folding Fireplace Screens.
2) Magnetic Glass Doors
Shown above: Brookfield
Before electricity was a mainstay of modern life, most people depended on task lighting instead of overhead lighting to go about their day. This type of fixture illuminates a specific section of your space and, as the name suggests, hones in on the task at hand. Whether it’s reading a book or getting to work, the right task lighting can add dimension and function to rooms of any size.
Posted: December 04, 2019
As the weather turns cold this winter, a crackling fire in the fireplace can warm even the most chilled of bones. This critical element of a home gets a lot of use, which is why many homeowners invest in fireplace glass doors to enhance the style and optimize function. Easily customizable, from material to finish and even monogramming, fireplace doors come in a variety of choices to suit any design taste.
Landscape lighting requires more than just a haphazard collection of spotlights in your yard. To highlight the architectural and landscaping features of your home, you need to strategize where the lights should go and what material to make the fixtures, among other details. If you’re unsure of where to start with planning this project, here are the main do’s and don’ts when designing outdoor lighting.
Catching the eyes of passersby can make a big difference over the lifetime of your business. Appearance isn’t everything, but it certainly creates first impressions. Exterior wall lights or outdoor pendant lighting can help craft a welcoming ambiance and draw customers in from the curb. Let’s take a look at the huge difference curb appeal can make and how you can increase the curb appeal of your establishment.
Posted: September 04, 2019Categories: Home Decor Blog
Posted: August 29, 2019
Sometimes you need to make changes to your home to improve its layout or appeal. They might be sizable changes, like installing a fireplace, or they might be small changes, like choosing a new fireplace cover. Regardless, it is always essential to do plenty of research before tackling a home renovation.