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3 Easy Lighting Upgrades to Make Right Now

Every spring I get an itch for change, major change. Being cooped up inside during the winter will leave any sane person with cabin fever, and I am no exception. It’s that time of year again, and I have been looking for ways to make major changes to my home without breaking the bank or putting in a ton of manpower.

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How to Light Your Dining Room for Dinner Parties

“I love a good dinner party,” says Seattle and Marin County, California–based interior designer Caitlin Jones Ghajar. “Everyone’s excited and relaxed, you can sit with your friends, have real conversations, and nourish your bodies with lovingly prepared food, and generally feel lucky to be exactly where you are in that moment.”

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How to Pick a Reading Lamp

When it comes to picking the right reading lamp, there’s a lot more at stake than the look of a room. Eye strain, headaches, and other discomforts can be the result of improper lighting. Luckily, they can be easily avoided with the right fixtures.

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Making the Switch with the Legrand adorne® Collection

When working on a lighting remodel, we go to great lengths to cast our home in the right light. But what about extending your design to include new light switches and plugs? It seems to be a decorating element that we often overlook. Yet, it’s one of the quickest and most satisfying ways to refine a room’s aesthetic, individualize how you use your lights and appliances and improve on energy efficiency. We’ve teamed up with the Legrand adorne® collection to show you how easy it is to make the switch.

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How To Light A Kitchen For Aging Eyes

Did you know that aging eyes need two to five times more light than our younger eyes did? So, in order to see more clearly, modifications are often needed in the spaces you live and work in, like your kitchen. Here’s how to get your kitchen lighting up to par for aging eyes: 

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Pendant Lighting 101

Interested in adding pendant lights to your home? Overwhelmed by the process? If you’re looking to add pendant lighting into your modern space, but don’t know where to start, this pendant lighting 101 is for you. 

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How To Pick Your Artemide Tolomeo

Choosing the right Artemide Tolomeo desk lamp isn’t easy. With sizes ranging from micro to mega, figuring out which iconic desk lamp is right for you can leave you indecisive. Don’t worry though, I’ve finally been able to make the decision easy. Here’s how you can pick your perfect Tolomeo:

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