NEW VENDOR FEATURE: Hubbardton Forge LIGHTING

Hubbardton Forge started handcrafting products over 40 years ago. The Vermont-based company got started with two men sharing a passion for craftsmanship. Their unparalleled commitment to the blacksmith tradition shows in their products and the respect they have earned as a name brand in the lighting industry. They are as much art as they are light. And that’s something that

Top 8 Home Lighting Trends on the Market

Lighting trends are expanding and changing. I recently took a trip to market and am so excited about whats new on the market in terms of lighting trends – let me tell you! I couldn’t wait to share my findings with you, so here we go! I hope you’ll be inspired by these lighting trends. Use them to spark a

Under-Cabinet Lighting: Comparing Your Options

Under-cabinet lighting is an easy way to take the look and feel of your kitchen to the next level. However, it can be overwhelming with the number of options available. Have no fear; I’m going to sort through various under cabinet lighting options with you. What is Under-Cabinet Lighting? This style of lighting is typically found in kitchen and associatedwith

6 Home Lighting Trends in 2016

Staying up-to-date on home lighting trends is exciting for us. It’s always one of my priorities to keep our lighting showroom current with the latest lighting trends – traditional, modern, and everything in-between. Below are some of the 2016 lighting trends I’m most excited about. How Lighting Has Changed Over the Last 5 Years Energy and cost saving measures continue

Vendor Feature: The Minka Group

If you’re looking for a lighting vendor with high quality products and unique workmanship with a wide variety of brands, lighting designs, price ranges, and functions, then your search can stop here. The Minka Group is an international lighting vendor committed to producing quality hardware and design. Over time, The Minka Group has become a leader in the decorative lighting

How to Get More Out of Your Houzz Account

A large part of my business is dedicated toward general contractors who are not only representing the company they work for, but for the end user – who in most cases is the homeowner. It can be a precarious balance, and there’s no doubt today’s consumer comes fully armed when they arrive at their decision to purchase. I remember when

Top Colors of 2016

Another holiday season has passed, and we have said goodbye to 2015 and hello to 2016! One of the most fun and exciting times for us at the beginning of each year is the revealing of the New Year’s home color trends. Pantone recently revealed their top colors of 2016, and we couldn’t be more excited to talk color with

A Successful Year at The Lighting Gallery: 2015 in Review

2015 was a big year for The Lighting Gallery – definitely one for the books! We celebrated our 15th year in the business, I hit 25 years in the lighting solution industry, we continued to create and maintain relationships with our valued vendors and contractors, and we made ourselves proud with an incredible amount of views on some of our

5 Tips for Updating Interior Lighting Without Breaking the Bank

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Do you ever sit back and enjoy a home décor magazine or go crazy on Pinterest pinning beautiful pictures of interior spaces, dreaming of the changes you wish to make in your own home? If you’re anything like me, this happens on a regular basis. If you’re even more like me, your interior design dreams tend to get put on

5 Trends for the Perfect Thanksgiving Table Settings

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Thanksgiving is a beautiful holiday. It’s a time to recognize all you are thankful for and a time to enjoy the company of your loved ones. This holiday is a favorite of mine, not only for the surroundings of good company and delicious food, but also because I love decorating for this special day! Thanksgiving is already just weeks away,