January 2014

Good lighting is one thing most interior designers agree on. You can have the most beautifully designed room with all the right furniture, colors and accessories but if the lighting isn’t right it will never look or feel good. There is more to lighting for residential interiors than just a couple of lamps and some ceiling cans. Good lighting requires careful thought and appropriate selections.

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December 2013
Accent Lighting

Accent Lighting

at Lighting Issues - by David Haynes

Phoenix accent lighting is a new trend. It started, as a luxury mean of enhancing the interiors and exteriors of hotels, high-class restaurants or corporate buildings and it is now an affordable home design technique. There are enough lighting fixtures you could use for interior design, but the ones that could provide for the most spectacular accents are the LED light sources. These come in

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Dec
2013
Keeping Your Home Safe With Home Security Lighting

Many people go to great lengths to keep their Phoenix home safe. They usually start with the installation of deadbolt locks, and locking devices for their windows. They might even have a professionally installed and monitored home security system. These are excellent tools and the well-protected home will probably have these sorts of home safety measures, as well as others. One of the most practical

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Dec
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Landscape lighting is intended to reveal what the night hides and should enhance the property, extend the hours of enjoyment and provide security and safety for property owners and guests. In addition to the obvious benefit of being able to enjoy your yard in the evening, as well as the day, lighting up your Phoenix home makes the property more visible and, thus, safer. By

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Dec
2013

Ever since Benjamin Franklin went outside with his kite during a thunderstorm, electricity has ruled the world. All you have to do to understand this is to remember what it was like the last time your power went out for an evening. Nothing worked. No computer, no refrigerator and more importantly, no TV. Electricity runs everything important in our lives and when it malfunctions, somebody

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Dec
2013

Ah…the basement! This area of the home is generally given the least amount of attention when it comes to overall design, function and livability. That is, unless you have or are planning to convert the basement area into a family or recreation room that really becomes a part of the overall useful living space in the home. The basement by its very nature tends to

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