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

Three Design Trends to Get Your Home Ready for Fall

Three Design Trends to Get Your Home Ready for Fall

Fall is here and it’s time to break out the cozy home decor to transition into fall. Not only does the start of fall bring a change of scenery and cooler temperatures, the design trends that come with the new season

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

Bright Ideas for Back to School

Bright Ideas for Back to School

There’s no better time to redecorate and refresh your space than the start of a new school year. Whether you are decorating your first dorm room, or redecorating an apartment, the start of the school year brings on the opportunity

Decorating with Wall Sconces

Decorating with Wall Sconces

Wall sconces can be great functional and space-saving light options without sacrificing style.   Wall sconces are convenient lighting solutions for when floor and tabletop space is limited. Unlike floor lamps or chandeliers, wall sconces take up very little space –

Lamps.com Serves Up The Food & Beverage Industry

Lamps.com Serves Up The Food & Beverage Industry

Here at Lamps.com, we savor great design like a good glass of wine. Our Design Team has worked on everything from coffee shops to gastropubs to wine bars and upscale restaurants. The Lamps.com Design Team works with interior designers and

Kitchen Lighting 101

Kitchen Lighting 101

The kitchen is the heart of the modern home. Kitchens are no longer just work spaces for cooking. They have evolved to become spaces where we dine, gather, and entertain – which is why the lighting needs to be functional, yet comfortable. Whether you’re

Ceiling Fan Size Guide

Ceiling Fan Size Guide

Let’s face it, when it’s hot – air conditioning doesn’t always do the trick. Ceiling fans can be a saving grace on a warm summer night or humid day. Don’t spend another minute being uncomfortable without a ceiling fan. How to choose

Dining Room Lighting Ideas

Dining Room Lighting Ideas

Your dining room serves a number of purposes. It is the space where you gather, eat, entertain, and more. When decorating your dining room, the elements need to be versatile enough to accommodate a number of uses. The tricky part about dining