Modern vs. Contemporary Lighting

By Clarissa Allison | August 12th, 2016 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… Read more

Modern Lighting vs. Contemporary Lighting

The Ultimate Basement Lighting Guide

By Clarissa Allison | August 5th, 2016 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,… Read more

The Ultimated Basement Lighting Guide

Workspace Lighting Done Right

By Clarissa Allison | July 29th, 2016 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… Read more

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

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet On Pathway Lighting

By Clarissa Allison | July 22nd, 2016 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… Read more

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet on Pathway Lighting

Closet Lighting With Style

By Clarissa Allison | July 15th, 2016 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… Read more

Closet Lighting Done Right

Monorail Lighting FAQs

By Clarissa Allison | July 8th, 2016 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.… Read more

Monorail Lighting at Louie Lighting

Saving Energy Today Shapes Our Tomorrow

By Clarissa Allison | July 1st, 2016 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… Read more

Saving Energy Today Shapes Our Tomorrow

Everyone Deserves Clean Energy

By Clarissa Allison | June 24th, 2016 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… 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

Trending: Rustic Farmhouse Lighting

By Clarissa Allison | June 10th, 2016 When it comes to farmhouse style, there are guidelines but no hard and fast rules. You may enjoy anything from metal barn lights and industrial chandeliers, to classic mason jar pendants. The common thread that all farmhouse styled lighting shares is the antique, casual and streamlined appeal of… Read more

Rustic Farmhouse Lighting