The Ultimate Bedroom Lighting Guide

By Clarissa Allison | September 25th, 2015 A bedroom should be a peaceful retreat, conducive to relaxation and tranquility, but also functional. Below we have gathered the most helpful ideas along with examples of some quality fixtures to consider when lighting your ideal dreamland. Color and Track Lighting Darker colors can make a bedroom feel… Read more

The Ultimate Bedroom Lighting Guide

Three Ways To Light Your Landscape

By Clarissa Allison | September 16th, 2016 Those of us in the Southwest are thrilled that Autumn is (mercifully) approaching fast. We’ve soaked up the air-conditioning all Summer long, and now we want to revel in the cool fall breeze while relaxing on our decks, patios and gardens with family and friends. If you’re also… Read more

Top 3 Landscape Lighting Types

Make An Entrance With Foyer Lighting

By Clarissa Allison | August 19th, 2016 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… Read more

Make An Entrance With Foyer Lighting

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

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

5 Common Lighting Misconceptions

By Clarissa Allison | June 3rd, 2016 The lighting industry grows and changes, and many common misconceptions have arisen. New technology sees the movement towards energy conscious lighting alternatives. There are even some myths regarding our old standby, the incandescent bulb, that may surprise you! Read on for some enlightening facts on illumination: Myth: LED’s can… Read more

5 Common Lighting Misconceptions

Your Ultimate Ceiling Fan Guide

By Clarissa Allison | May 27th, 2016 Choosing The Perfect Ceiling Fan Before purchasing a new ceiling fan, there are several factors to consider in order to ensure it will be the perfect fit for your home. Will your new ceiling fan be the right size for the kitchen nook? Will you or guests bonk your head… Read more

Ultimate Ceiling Fan Guide

The 4 Best Lighting Hacks For Summer

By Clarissa Allison | May 20th, 2016 As nice as it is to have a professionally made, artisan crafted item proudly displayed in your living room, being creative and producing a work of art on your own has a unique appeal. If you need a cool project to try your hand at this weekend, take… Read more

The 4 Best Lighting Hacks For Summer

Great Options For Restaurant Lighting

By Clarissa Allison | May 6th, 2016 Lighting is an aspect of ambiance that most people aren’t consciously aware of. Without realizing it, lighting can impact our mood, make tasks easier, increase safety, and make an incredible impact on how your home or business is perceived.  Imagine booking a reservation at restaurant. You will notice… Read more

Great Options For Restaurant Lighting

The 6 Best Ways To Light Your Front Yard

By Clarissa Allison | March 18th, 2016 Using the right mixture of outdoor lighting in your front yard will enhance your home’s safety, security and beauty! While it may seem like we can simply duplicate our backyard lighting scheme in the front of our homes, there are actually differing objectives to lighting your front yard.… Read more

The 6 Best Ways To Light Your Front Yard