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  1. Common Winter Electrical Issues and What to Do About Them

    Common Winter Electrical Issues and What to Do About Them
    As a homeowner, one of the main areas you need to monitor in winter is your electrical system. Cold weather brings with it snow, sleet and freezing rain, along with the need to use more electricity than any other season. With lights, appliances and the furnace running simultaneously, paired with different environmental factors, your electrical system is bound to face problems that need to be dealt with immediately. Noticing these issues before th....
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  2. 6 Simple Yet Common Home Lighting Mistakes You Must Avoid

    6 Simple Yet Common Home Lighting Mistakes You Must Avoid
    Home lighting isn’t just part of your décor but serves a functional element too. It can set a room’s ambience and make it easier to use the space efficiently. That’s why it’s vital for you as a homeowner to put just as much thought into your lighting scheme as you do into furniture and color schemes. Ignoring basic rules can create unwanted dark spaces and lead to excessive electricity consumption. Lighting that’s too dim can also make....
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  3. 8 Amazing Tips to Light Up Your Home for the Holidays

    8 Amazing Tips to Light Up Your Home for the Holidays
    Christmas is considered the most magical time of the year, and lights are a great way to bring the magic into your living space. Beautiful light displays have become a popular holiday season tradition and can be seen everywhere. Homeowners love to decorate with different types of lights, both indoors and outdoors, to make it merry and bright. With the holidays upon us, it’s time to pull out those boxes, untangle the lights and buy new ones too.....
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  4. 9 Wonderful Tips for Properly Lighting Your Artwork

    9 Wonderful Tips for Properly Lighting Your Artwork
    Even the most amazing works of art can look mediocre if lit incorrectly. Great illumination will accentuate your prized pieces, while shadows, uneven lighting and glare will mar their beauty. Whether you have a collection featuring paintings, artifacts, furniture or sculpture, applying proper lighting techniques can lengthen their lifespan. With new technological and manufacturing innovations, lighting design is moving forward, making it more of ....
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  5. Here Are the Best Ways to Light Your Loft

    Here Are the Best Ways to Light Your Loft
    Nothing can kill the ambiance of a room like installing the wrong kind of lighting. More so when you are dealing with a space like a loft, which can be used in many ways, such as a study, bedroom or space in which to unwind. A loft has limited access to natural light and presents many unique challenges due to its height restrictions, sloped ceilings, dark corners and horizontal beams. These elements can force homeowners to think differently about....
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  6. 6 Fabulous Ways to Light Your Dining Room

    6 Fabulous Ways to Light Your Dining Room
    When it comes to sharing meals with family and friends, the dining room is a special place. This makes having proper lighting critical as it dictates the atmosphere. But for many of us, lighting is an afterthought as we think of utilitarian details before elements that add aesthetic value. In this blog, our lighting experts have rounded up different ways to light your dining room and turn meals into an experience both for you and your guests. Kee....
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  7. 8 Important Lighting Tips for a Nursery

    8 Important Lighting Tips for a Nursery
    Your child’s nursery should make them feel comfortable. As a parent, you are doubtless ready to go that extra mile to ensure their room is their happy place. You can dress it with soft furnishings, friendly toys and fun designs, but the one feature that often goes overlooked is lighting, though it is one of the most important elements. Good lighting can make the room more comfortable for the baby and convenient for you. Here are some important ....
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  8. How to Effectively Light a Home Theatre

    How to Effectively Light a Home Theatre
    Home theaters are all about creating a dedicated viewing experience with least distractions. However, designing the room may be overwhelming with so many choices to be made. Deciding on the seating and equipment, among other elements, can sideline something as important as lighting. To create an ideal cinematic experience, you need to get appropriate lighting fixtures. This post is meant to help you choose the best lighting options for a home the....
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  9. Why Switching to LEDs Is a Smart Move

    Why Switching to LEDs Is a Smart Move
    It wasn’t long ago that people used candles and oil lamps to light their homes. Then incandescent lights made their debut in the late 19th century and became instantly popular. Less popular was their high energy consumption. Many energy efficient bulbs were invented, but none were as effective and innovative as LEDs. They have ruled the conventional lighting market for a range of reasons, including their durability, energy efficiency and low ma....
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  10. Top Indoor Lighting Ideas for Selfie Lovers

    Top Indoor Lighting Ideas for Selfie Lovers
    The ‘selfie’ has taken the cyber world by storm. It’s hard to scroll through your news feed these days without being bombarded by close-ups of someone’s face and outfit. With smartphones constantly evolving and visual content sharing apps taking center stage, selfies have become a prominent medium for self-expression. While there is no right or wrong way to photograph yourself (you are beautiful anyway), there are certain technical elemen....
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