Dorm Room Lighting 101

If you or a loved one have ever had to room in a dorm, you’ll know the lighting in them is typically abysmal. We know that lighting plays a major role in our circadian rhythms and emotions as well as our ability to concentrate and complete tasks. These factors are of utmost importance during the… Read more

Dorm Room Lighting 101

Make An Entrance With Foyer Lighting

Everyone knows that first impressions make a big impact, and when friends, family, or prospective home buyers come to your abode, your foyer is responsible for the snapshot image of what to expect from the interior. This makes foyer lighting an integral factor in the overall outlook visitors will have of your home. Lighting this… Read more

Make An Entrance With Foyer Lighting

Modern vs. Contemporary Lighting

The terms modern and contemporary as they relate to design are used interchangeably so often that you’d be forgiven for thinking they are one and the same. Yet, they are actually very different approaches to decor. In this week’s blog, we’ll look at the history and meaning of both types of design, and provide some… Read more

Modern Lighting vs. Contemporary Lighting

The Ultimate Basement Lighting Guide

If you are remodeling your basement, you’ll want to keep a few things in mind when it comes to lighting this space. Whether you are lucky enough to possess a loft-style basement with higher ceilings and even a window or two, or a small and relatively dark room, you can turn your basement into an… Read more

The Ultimated Basement Lighting Guide

Workspace Lighting Done Right

When starting the process of setting up and organizing your new home office, you will learn a lot about how your room should be lit.  The right lighting makes a huge impact on productivity, energy and mood. If you are lucky enough to work from home, you’ll have home-court advantage when it comes to the… Read more

Layering types of lighting ensures that your space is lit evenly and beautifully.

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet On Pathway Lighting

Pathway lights provide us with a welcoming, guiding light when we return home, give the added functionality of helping guide us in the dark, and assist in increased safety. We all feel more comfortable walking down a well lit street when it’s dark out. Similarly, a house, no matter how opulent will still appear uninviting and… Read more

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet on Pathway Lighting

Closet Lighting With Style

For many homeowners and renters alike, maximizing the space of closet areas can be challenging, whether you have a large dressing area or a tight space with a few shelves. However, both scenarios require new lighting sources to make them functional.  If you’re currently grappling with a newly remodeled closet or just want to find… Read more

Closet Lighting Done Right

Monorail Lighting FAQs

Monorail Lighting Monorail Lighting is an inventive alternative to conventional track lighting. Monorail is a low or line-voltage, two-conductor rail that can be cut to custom lengths before installation.  It is available in single-or two-circuit configurations, and sections may be joined together using connectors, to create longer runs. A single circuit monorail means that all… Read more

Monorail Lighting at Louie Lighting

Saving Energy Today Shapes Our Tomorrow

On this week’s blog, we focus on the “why’s” and “how’s” of energy conservation: Why is energy efficiency in lighting important and how does it help us in our every day lives? How is taking responsibility for our carbon footprint by using lighting, shaping the future? We’ve also included links to energy-saving light bulbs available on… Read more

Saving Energy Today Shapes Our Tomorrow

Everyone Deserves Clean Energy

Energy is the crux of many social, economic, and climate problems.  Renewable energy sources offer a brighter, more sustainable future.  Clean energy technologies are vital to diminishing poverty, increasing rural development, and protecting health, all while promoting the quality of our environment.  Its use in rural areas helps the economy and improves health. Other benefits… Read more

Everyone Deserves Clean Energy