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 […]

Residential Lighting: Sconces

Off The Wall: Sconces

 Sconces are a great space-saving method for illuminating tight spaces, balancing out a room, or adding ambiance. Here are some of the newest styles on the market.   Access Lighting: Inspired by feudal Japanese architecture, the organic Origami wall sconce is produced from pre-stressed concrete to form the base and has adjustable metal louvers. It is […]

Klaff Residential Lighting

Klaff’s Lighting New York City Lighting Showroom

For 90+ years, consumers in the New York City area have trusted their kitchen and bath renovations to the team of experts at Klaff’s.  “Klaff’s is a one-stop shop and a destination for luxury home goods for a reason. There are a lot of different trades involved in today’s projects as well as the need […]

March Showroom Residential Lighting Showroom

Residential Lighting Showroom Standouts March 2013

 The Residential Lighting Showroom Standouts for march are featuring lighting by Eurofase, Blue Ocean Traders, Noir Furniture, Nuevo Lighting, Artcraft Lighting, and Fredrick Ramond by Hinkley Lighting.   Eurofase: Out of This World The Astro fixture is distinguished by a glossed enamel shade with laser cut-outs and chrome hardware. www.eurofase.com Blue Ocean Traders: Retro Appeal This company specializes in vintage and […]

De-Lightvill lighting Showroom Los Angeles

De LightVille: Woodland Hills, California Lighting Showroom

The owners of this ARTS Award-winning showroom pride themselves on making their clients’ dreams come true. When Mike and Wendi Deterville first opened up a 1,800-sq.-ft. store in the Los Angeles area in the early 1990s, their focus was on ceiling fans. However, after meeting other Tacony customers on an industry trip, they realized that […]

Juvenile Lighting Spring 2013

Juvenile lighting: Winter 2013

    Lite Tops: The Football and Basketball pendants are perfect for young sports fans. Both have an Oil-Rubbed Bronze finish, are illuminated by one 100-watt bulb, and include 10 feet of black cord.  The Football pendant is made of Chocolate butcher linen fabric with white trim; the Basketball pendant is comprised of Orange butcher […]

Gross Electric Wins National Award

Gross Electric Wins National Award

Gross Electric – which operates two showrooms in Ohio and one in Michigan – received the 2012 Shade Job of the Year Award from Lutron Electronics.  The award, which is part of a national competition among lighting showrooms, was presented at the 2013 Dallas International Lighting Market. Mike Feather, Lighting Controls Specialist at Gross Electric, […]

Theodore-Alex-style

Residential Lighting Standouts: February

Dallas Saunders Natural Beauty: These beautiful and delicate reproductions made of luxurious printed silk charmeuse throws backed with fashion-grade Italian cashmere are available in butterfly and shell designs.have been adapted by Dallas A. Saunders Studio from “Histoire Naturelle,” an original work of art which consists of 1,000+ natural history drawings by three French artists completed […]

Richmond, VA based Shades of Light

Shades of Light: Retail Spotlight

Shades of Light has done what few lighting retailers have accomplished: established brand name  recognition across the country as a retailer and manufacturer. Company founder Ashton Harrison worked for years at a large home furnishings retailer before deciding to launch a niche retail business by herself in 1986 called Shades of Light. Located in Richmond, […]