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

Dream Big With Low Voltage Cable Lighting

Are you looking for lighting that fulfills all your needs and at the same time looks modern and creates aesthetic appeal? The solution is Cable Lighting. When we think of general lighting one of the most popular fixtures we see are the recessed cans on the ceiling. We all know them well as we see… Read more

Dream Big With Low Voltage Cable Lighting

How To Define Space With Light

Homes with open layouts have risen in popularity of late. Open floor plans foster family interaction and make entertaining at home flow easily. Combining larger spaces also create shared experiences of cooking and eating or even relaxing. That said, those of us who live in lofts or studios can struggle with conveying a sense of… Read more

How To Define Space With Light

5 Amazing Ceiling Lights You Need Now!

Now that w’eve begun a new year many of us are looking to our indoor decor and wondering how to update it easily. One of the most effective things you can do is to upgrade your lighting. This boosts energy efficiency, increases safety if you are choosing to replace a very old hardwired fixture, and… Read more

5 Amazing Ceiling Lights You Need Now!

Deck Lighting FAQ – Louie Lighting Blog

Your deck can be your own personal respite from the rigors of the day. The key is to add lighting that casts a pleasant glow over sitting areas while highlighting features like steps and walks for safety and aesthetics. In this article, learn about the different types of deck lighting, and watch a video on… Read more

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Achieving Beautiful Bathroom Lighting

  Lighting in the bathroom is key, it’s importance should not be underestimated. The type of lighting, where it will be placed, along with the type and finish of the fixtures are all important choices to weigh. After all, the bathroom is often the smallest and most utilitarian room in the home, making functionality and aesthetics foremost… Read more

Achieving Beautiful Bathroom Lighting

Kiss Seasonal Blues Goodbye With Light Therapy

Most of us have stood in awe of a beautiful sunrise at dawn, filled with peace, tranquility and an eagerness to begin a productive day. But long winters of grey skies, rain, snow and sleet with no sign of the energizing sun can also have a serious impact on a person’s mental state. When “the… Read more

Kiss Seasonal Blues Goodbye With Light Therapy

How To: Install a Wall Mounted Sconce

On this week’s blog, we give you all the steps you need to install an A-19 ceramic wall sconce.  The directions are pretty straight-forward and hassle-free, and can be applied to other wall sconces such as those from Justice Design Group.  Both manufacturer’s products are available for sale via the Louie Lighting website.   For… Read more

How To: Install a Wall Mounted Sconce

LED Bulbs – The Smarter Lighting Solution

Energy experts know that the incandescent bulb has gone the way of the dinosaur. In fact, in 2007, Congress passed the Energy Independence and Security Act, which requires that all light bulbs sold on the market have a 30 percent increase in efficiency over today’s standard incandescent bulbs by 2014. Though this law won’t prevent… Read more

LED Bulbs – The Smarter Lighting Solution