Lighting On King

Living Lighting on King: Retail Spotlight

How does one store stand out from 26 others in the same franchise? Jodie Orange’s unique perspective, quirky creativity, and savvy buying decisions make her showroom truly one of a kind.  Many of the world’s most influential people march to the beat of their own drum.  Toronto-based lighting showroom owner Jodie Orange, however, would be […]

2013 Fall Lighting Showroom

November 2013 Lighting Showroom Stand-outs

    Astele: Clean lines and Modern styling distinguish the Ilfo wall fixture, which is sourced in Europe and offered exclusively through the company. Vintage-style Edison bulbs add a retro touch. www.astele.com Eangee: The company has introduced a new line of found wood lighting that utilizes either driftwood or old building beams fashioned into unique […]

Adkins Lighting

Adkins Lighting: A Richmond, Va Traditional Favorite

 For the past 44 years, members of the Adkins family have enjoyed hearing, “I knew I could find it here!” from customers.  Co-founded by the late James Adkins, who passed away in June, Adkins Lighting Center got off to a modest start in 1969 as a small lighting store that once occupied a garage in […]

Legend Lighting Austin Texas

An Interview With Legend Lighting”s Tyson Neal

A history of electrical work runs deep for Tyson Neal, who founded Legend Lighting in Austin, Texas four years ago.    As he was growing up, Tyson Neal would think about working for the family business: PowerHouse Electrical Services. His great-grandfather began wiring houses in the 1950s and grew the company into the largest electrical […]

Lights Fantastic LED Lighting

Lights Fantastic: LED Spoken Here

Lights Fantastic – with showrooms in Dallas and Austin – makes it clear that each is the place to go for solid-state lighting. “There is much more to LED than what consumers see at Home Depot; they need to come to an LED expert to find out how to use it,” says Jim Rutledge of […]

August 2013 Residential Lighting and Home Accessories

August 2013 Residential Showroom Lighting and Home Accessories

 Residential Lighting and Home Accessories for the summer of 2013. Featuring stylish residential lighting and home accessories by LBL, Crystorama, Custom Furiturela, Feiss Eangee, Noir Furniture and more. The Hot Seat The red Lips Sofa will make a bold statement in a contemporary room. It measures 36” high x 90” long x 30” in diameter. […]

Fort Worth Lighting: residential Lighting Texas Style

Fort Worth Lighting: Texas Residential Lighting Showroom

From selling refurbished ceiling fans & lighting fixtures at local flea markets to establishing a successful lighting showroom, Lee Jordan’s career has been unconventional.   Some lighting showroom owners are born into the business, taking over the reins from the previous generation. Others blaze their own trail. Lee Jordan of Fort Worth Lighting is one […]

Caroline Saggiono of Capitol Lighting

Spot Light On Caroline Saggiomo

For more than 36 of her 89 years, this lighting veteran has been cheerfully helping consumers at Capitol Lighting.   “I was in my 50s when I started part-time with Capitol Lighting in the Woodbridge Center location,” she recalls. Her prime motivation was to do something interesting after raising her family. Saggiomo was on the […]

Atlantic Electric Baltimore, MD

Atlantic Electrical Supply: Baltimore, MD Lighting Showroom

Atlantic Electrical Supply in Virginia is a successful blend of two families spanning multi-generations.   In the 1920s, Atlantic Electrical Supply was enjoying such solid business in Baltimore that Isador Richard (I.R.) Levet – grandfather to cousins Stephen and David Levet who are at the helm today – started up a branch in Richmond, Va., […]

Pheonix Day Residential Lighting

Phoenix Day: Residential Lighting’s West Coast Secret

With company roots reaching back to 1850, this lighting manufacturer has been one of the best-kept “secrets” in the industry.   If you haven’t heard of the San Francisco area-based lighting manufacturer Phoenix Day, chances are good you’ve never heard of its earliest incarnation: the Thomas Day Company. And yes, there really was a Thomas […]