DEAR TIM: Now that we're past Christmas, it's full steam ahead on our kitchen remodel. One of the things that I've never liked about our kitchen is the drab lighting. All we have is an ancient surface mounted center light that takes two 75-watt bulbs. There are shadows everywhere. If I could hand you a […]
Robert and Sharon need some light on their front porch in Florence, KS. "We bought a older ranch house that doesn't have a front porch light or switch. How can we add one? And where would we get the power source from?" Well, this is an open-ended question to be sure! There are so many […]
SATCO Products Recalls KolourOne LED Light Bulbs Due to Risk of Injury WASHINGTON, D.C. - Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. Name of Product: KolourOne Brand Panel Array 2.0 and DUO 2.0 PAR LED Light Bulbs […]
Lamp post lights will light up a dark rural street. Installing the post pole could be an issue depending upon your soil. Once the lamp post is set, you will need to run electric to it or use a solar energy light.
There are countless ways to use sconce lighting in your home. Lighting wall sconces can be used outdoors as well as indoors. A wall sconce light has to be properly sized and located at the proper height.
If your light bulbs "burn" out quickly, it might not be the light bulb. Check the light bulb socket. Confused over compact fluorescent light bulb, halogen lights, energy saving light bulbs? Some light bulbs will save you money, but can change the colors in your home.
Under cabinet lighting is a great way to flood countertops with light. Under cabinets lights are fairly easy to install, and there are many types both high and low voltage. If you want to know how to install under cabinet lights, this column may give you some valuable tips. Undercabinet lighting will dramatically change the look of your kitchen.
Bathroom lighting is more important than you might think. Every bathroom lighting fixture is important as several often need to be used to create full and even lighting. Natural light can be used to illuminate bathrooms. Contemporary lighting for bathrooms can be used, and these fixtures can be changed at will in the future. Be aware that discount bathroom lighting might not always be the best investment over time.
Recessed lighting manufacturers offer quality lighting fixtures and are sources of additional information. Recessed lighting should carry a UL rating. Never take short cuts with recessed lights..your safety may depend on it!