Tag Archives: lighting

A tremendous transformation: How SH Designs brightened Progress Lighting’s headquarters with touches of home

While our team takes an enormous amount of pride entering Hubbell Lighting’s state-of-the-art LEED certified headquarters every day, even we couldn’t believe our eyes when we saw how our very own Lighting Solutions Center was transformed during the Be Bright Event! Sandy Hankins and Deidre Jordan of Greenville, S.C.-based SH Designs agreed to incorporate Progress […]

7 Lighting Mistakes Only Rookies Make

Our lighting solutions specialist Anne Suggs recently addressed some unfavorable – yet commonplace – practices in lighting that homeowners should take extra care to avoid. According to Anne, there are special things to consider when approaching the lighting in every room of your home. And with a little knowledge, the right lighting can make any design project […]

How to decorate a sophisticated, elegant bedroom

The bedroom is a haven from a hectic world. Create one that’s sophisticated and understated, but also warm and cozy. Simply choose a great bed, cover in beautiful fabrics and surround it with small comforts. Versatile: Beautiful furniture that also serves a practical purpose – like a classic armoire or upholstered storage bench – is always […]

Market Update: A look at industry trends on display at High Point

This spring, interior design professionals from around the globe came together to explore, learn and collaborate at the largest furnishings industry trade show in the world – the High Point Market. The wildly successful bi-annual event attracts the industry’s best of the best – from world famous designers and celebrities to respected manufacturers and brands. […]

How to decorate an awe-inspiring formal living area

Orchestrating the elements of a room can be a playful and creative endeavor. Embrace color, comfort and luxe – and a variety of styles – in order to express your personal vision of home.   Formal + Casual Elements:  Mix formal and casual elements like a metallic vase with a handful of flowers in delightful disarray. […]

Designer picks for lighting your french country kitchen

  The elegance of European decor and the simplistic beauty of country style come together in perfect harmony in the French Country home. If you are smitten by the mixing of vibrant and subtle hues, wrought-iron furniture, blue and white porcelain and whitewashed wood surfaces – you have the French Country bug. Timeless toile prints and provincial […]

Traditional charm and eclectic style collide in a unique bungalow remodel

When Lee and Liz Lowry learned they were pregnant after just a few short months of marriage, they knew it was time to kick their home remodel plans into high gear.   The couple had recently purchased a quiet 1920s bungalow style home in the heart of a young, trendy neighborhood in Charlotte, N.C. – […]

How to bring your rustic farmhouse style to life

The rustic farmhouse style can be described as clean and simple with a country flair. Rich wood tones, rustic antique décor and white simplicity in an open layout are all details that characterize this style of design. Read on to learn how you can incorporate this intriguing and inviting design approach to every room of […]

The top lighting trends of 2016

The start of a new year is the perfect time to upgrade your home’s interior design. Luckily, you don’t have to completely renovate your home to refresh your favorite living spaces. Simple upgrades and decorative accents can make a big impact and reflect the “new you” this New Year! Although home design trends don’t go in […]

How to select the right lamp for your light fixtures

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Not all bulbs are created equal. Choosing the right source for your light fixture can affect the functionality and appearance of your home, as well as your energy bill. Light output, energy efficiency, durability and style greatly vary from source to source. Before changing your burnt-out bulbs, consider the following four categories to choose a […]