Gearing up for summer? A ceiling fan will help you keep your cool AND keep the mosquitoes at bay. But! There’s nothing worse than a wonky ceiling fan, rattling away through the night, to make you lose sleep. Luckily, installing a ceiling fan properly is a breeze! Just follow these steps:
Ask for a ceiling fan with silicone bearings, not bush bearings.
Engage a qualified electrician to install the ceiling fan in adherence with the wiring diagram supplied….
Not all that glitters is gold, but when it does you can’t seem to get enough. The Euro Nouveau collection of bespoke lighting includes products that have won top design prizes.Read More...
Follow this easy process:
Chandeliers were once seen in formal estates, but today we see them hanging in homes everywhere. Chandeliers add elegance and style to any space of your home. But what happens if you get it wrong? Knowing the right size and where you should hang it can be an overwhelming task, but we have some guidelines to help you along.
WHAT YOU NEED TO CONSIDER:
The design of your chandelier needs to be considered and it should match the space…Read More...
Lighting trends are a lot like fashion trends, they are constantly changing and we need to keep up. Something as simple as changing a light fixture can transform an entire space. We have a few lighting trends that we thought were absolute must-haves in any home, so take a look:
1. OVERSIZE ME PLEASE
Lighting doesn’t just need to be a necessity; it can be an extension of your personal style. Oversized chandeliers and pendants are being used in places where…Read More...
Outdoor lighting can be considered as a treat for the eyes, but it needs to be done properly. Just like the lighting in your home can change the aesthetics, so can the lighting outside of your home.
We have a few lighting ideas to help you get started:
1. MARK PARAMETERS
When it comes to lighting your garden think about offsetting the lights allowing a considerable distance between them. This will lead your eyes naturally down the path. Some fixtures can be…Read More...
Tips on Cleaning your Chandelier Without Taking it Down:
A chandelier is a beautiful feature in any home and a great source of light. But have you ever got up and looked closely at the state of your chandelier? You may get a quite a shock at the amount of dust that has collected over time. Don’t worry, we have you covered for your next cleaning expedition:
WHAT YOU NEED:
Sparkle – we stock this chandelier cleaner…
When it comes to lighting your home, you want to use light bulbs that are efficient and energy saving while giving you the best light or the right light level ambiance. LED lamps produce less heat, however, they produce no I.R. (INFRARED RADIATION) as with their incandescent counterparts. They are available in a variety of decorating styles while offering all the biggest benefits of improved efficiency and even greater energy saving capabilities. We have a few facts about LED…Read More...
It is very important to supply us with the correct measurements when requesting a quote for a customer lampshade.
Always use the formula “top diameter x bottom diameter x vertical height”.
Do not measure the slant by resting your tape measure on the angle of the shade. Place your tape measure on the inside of the lampshade and measure from top to bottom on the vertical. Always ensure your lampshade is resting on a flat surface when doing so.
How to measure a…Read More...
It’s been said time and time again – a beautiful room can be completely undone if the lighting is done badly. Table and floor lamps normally fall under task lighting, but this is their time to shine and add some extra decorative flair to any space. We have some helpful tips for you:
We spend a lot of time in our living rooms, so a lamp needs to be functional and fit in with the décor of the space….Read More...
Lighting should be seen as a critical, complementary component of the original architectural design. Bring to life the dream or conception from drawing on paper to reality by adding texture colour and contrast.
We have a few helpful ways that you can make sure your lighting is always on point.
LIGHT UP YOUR LIVING ROOM:
A living room is an area that you spend a lot of time in so the lighting needs to be just right. Balance and adaptability are key…Read More...