Recessed Lighting Guide

Recessed Lighting Guide

Looking to update and illuminate your home? Recessed lighting is key. Recessed lighting offers the advantage of having a hidden and energy-efficient light source, but can often be unsightly and unflattering if done wrong. We’re sharing the information you need to know

Guide to Dining Room Lighting

Guide to Dining Room Lighting

The kitchen may be the heart of the home, but for those who enjoy celebratory meals with friends and family, the dining room is equally important—particularly when the holidays roll around. The proper dining room lighting design can make the

Giving the Gift of Light with Habitat for Humanity

Giving the Gift of Light with Habitat for Humanity

  Light is one of the most vital resources in a home, yet it is so often taken for granted. This holiday season, we are giving to those in need of light. Lamps.com is donating light fixtures to Habitat for

Guide To Living Room Lighting

Guide To Living Room Lighting

Stylish Living Room Lighting Guide   Creating a dreamy space doesn’t have to be difficult, especially with this handy living room lighting guide. The living room is one of the most frequently used spaces in a home—where the family gathers

Guide to UL Ratings

Guide to UL Ratings

  A guide to everything you need to know about lighting safety ratings. In lighting, we often hear confusing terms like “UL Listed” and “UL Rated” thrown around. But what do the terms actually mean? And what do we really

Guide to Bedroom Lighting

Guide to Bedroom Lighting

Your bedroom should serve as a tranquil sanctuary—a warm and inviting place where you can escape, relax and rest. More than just a calming spot to lie your head, the ideal bedroom also often contains dedicated areas for tasks such

Floor Lamp Style Guide

Floor Lamp Style Guide

We love floor lamps because they offer an easy, portable lighting solution. Here’s why: they don’t require you to hire an electrician, so you save on the cost of installation. They also save space, and can be moved around at

Q & A with Brepurposed – After the One Room Challenge

Q & A with Brepurposed – After the One Room Challenge

For this fall’s One Room Challenge, we teamed up with Bre from Brepurposed, a DIY, design and crafting blog. Over the course of 6 weeks, Bre designed and implemented a laundry room makeover for the challenge. We were thrilled to

Landscape Lighting Tips and Ideas

Landscape Lighting Tips and Ideas

Having the right outdoor lighting is key not only to amping up your home’s curb appeal, but also to creating a safe environment for your family, guests and neighbors. You want your home to be beautifully lit, as opposed to

What are Lumens?

What are Lumens?

“Lumens” is a term we often hear when talking about lighting. But what is a lumen, exactly? And how do you know how many you need to properly illuminate your space? Here are the most important facts about lumens and

How to Choose Pendant Lighting for Your Kitchen

How to Choose Pendant Lighting for Your Kitchen

Where do you spend most of your time at home? For many people, it’s their kitchen. Kitchens have become the heart of the home. It’s the primary place where people cook, eat, and gather. Because of this, kitchen lighting needs to

Best Desk Lamps: Our Top 8

Best Desk Lamps: Our Top 8

Do you ever work from home or find yourself getting ahead of the week on a Sunday afternoon? If so, you are probably in need of a desk lamp to illuminate your workspace. Task lighting is essential to reading, working,

Guide to Light Color Temperature and Kelvin

Guide to Light Color Temperature and Kelvin

Light bulbs have been around for a long time, but with recent advances in bulb technology, the specifics are no longer as simple as they once were. It’s not just about bulb types and wattage anymore. Technological advances have made

The Best Bath Vanity Lights: Our Top 8

The Best Bath Vanity Lights: Our Top 8

The importance of lighting in a bathroom is undeniable. It helps you perform the necessary daily tasks that allow you to look and feel your best. That’s why we’ve gathered the top bath lights so you can take the guesswork out

Guide to Closet Lighting: 4 Basic Rules

Guide to Closet Lighting: 4 Basic Rules

When it comes to interior design, closets are one of the most overlooked spaces in a home. Whether your closet is large or small, proper lighting is important not only for safety reasons, but also to provide the most flattering

How to Use Chandeliers Outside of Your Dining Room

How to Use Chandeliers Outside of Your Dining Room

Chandeliers are one home accessory that can change the entire look and feel of a room. With character and natural beauty, decorating with chandeliers offers an opportunity to add personality to your space. From crystals to colored shades and textured

A Modern Dream Home in the City

A Modern Dream Home in the City

You’ll want to see this modern gem in an old city! In a city rich in history, the 2016 Design Home is a stunning combination of old and new.  The luxurious modern home is situated on the historical streets of Society Hill in

Lighting Style Guide

Lighting Style Guide

We know defining your  interior design style is not easy, which is why we hear so many combinations of styles such as “modern with rustic accents” and “transitional with a touch a glam.” Not only is interior design style vast, it’s also

Tips for Decorating your Space with Wall Art

Tips for Decorating your Space with Wall Art

Wall art has the potential to do so much more than simply cover up bare walls. Decorating with wall art allows you to craft a dynamic interior with different colors and textures.  Wall art should reflect your personal style while

Saxbys Coffee Reopens With New Lighting

Saxbys Coffee Reopens With New Lighting

If you’re ever walking around the streets of Philly looking for a great cup of coffee, you’ve probably found yourself in one of Saxbys locations. The café on Temple’s campus reopened last week after recent renovations and a redesign by