Tag Archives: landscape lighting

Spruce up your outdoor spaces for spring

Spring has sprung! With warmer temperatures and blooming flowers, it’s the perfect time to be outdoors. Whether hosting an alfresco dinner party or simply playing in the backyard with family, extend the longevity of your gatherings past daylight hours with well-designed lighting. Illuminate the season and define your outdoor spaces with these handy lighting tips: […]

How Progress Lighting made brands like Gucci and Chanel shine bright in a french-inspired venue

For something to be believed, it must be perceived. From the initial concept of repurposing the Postcard from Paris event venue, we challenged ourselves to create a memorable evening that would be fun and leave a lasting impression for our team and guests. And we believe we did just that! At our Be Bright cocktail reception, […]

Outdoor Lighting Buying Guide

We recently collaborated with our valued partner Bellacor to bring you everything you need to know when changing up your outdoor lighting plan. It’s amazing that with the right tools and tips – you can completely refresh your home’s curb appeal. Here’s a snapshot of our guide, and be sure to visit the Bellacor blog to view […]

Landscape Lighting 101: Start by asking yourself these 4 questions

Landscape lighting isn’t always top of mind when it comes to home maintenance tasks; however, there are many benefits to outfitting your landscape with an exterior lighting plan in order to provide safety, security, as well as add curb appeal throughout the evening hours. We’re bringing it back to basics today, and suggest before devising your […]

Outdoor entertaining: 8 tips for getting the scene just right

Simple Outdoor Entertaining Tips. Image via Toll Brothers.

School may be back in session, but the outdoor benefits of the summer season continue – which means, outdoor entertaining is still top of mind. Outdoor gatherings offer a fresh option for hosting, and with the right tools, you can create an atmosphere that will keep your party going well into the night. Here are some of […]

Why lighting outdoor areas is so important to aging-in-place design

How Outdoor Lighting Helps Aging in Place

Studies show that aging individuals desire a smaller home, but they want size when it comes to their backyards. A big reason for this is to provide privacy from neighbors. With bigger outdoor spaces, it’s important that these areas are well lit for visual appeal, but also to enhance safety and security. When designing an […]

How to enhance safety and security with exterior lighting

Daylight savings has come and gone, and as we near the shortest day of the year, the lack of sunlight increases the need for a thoughtful exterior lighting plan that keeps your family and guests safe. While the spring and summer seasons call for outdoor fixtures that enhance the atmosphere for outdoor entertaining, it’s important […]

What does your outdoor lighting say about you?

Probably more than you think! Outdoor lighting allows us to show off our individuality, portray our attention to detail, highlight the favorite features of our homes, gracefully entertain, and more. With a few simple lighting techniques, you can make your home and yard look beautiful all year long – while shining a light on your […]

5 easy ways to enhance curb appeal

Update your home’s outdoor appearance by putting your dollars toward a few simple projects that make a world of difference. Make your guests feel welcomed before they even reach the front door. Illuminate walkways Curb appeal doesn’t have to end when the sun sets. Path lights can be used to improve safety, highlight key elements […]

Shining Light on LEDs: Outdoor Solutions

Last week we detailed ways to use LED sources inside your home. From decorative wall mounts to recessed ambient lights, there are dozens of ways to incorporate these energy efficient fixtures into your interior design. To close out our “Shining Light on LEDs” series, we will take a look at the benefits and ways to […]