September 16, 2014
Winners of the 2014 Lighting For Tomorrow competition were announced during a breakfast at the American Lighting Association (ALA) Conference in... read full story
September 12, 2014
Dallas Market Center and ART — the creative home furnishings network announced the 26th annual ARTS Awards finalists. The ARTS Awards, presented each... read full story
September 10, 2014
Belkin Intl. and Osram Sylvania have entered into a strategic partnership to collaborate on residential solutions with the Osram Lightify™ smart... read full story
September 10, 2014
Leviton acquired BitWise Controls LLC, a leader in design and manufacture of control and monitoring solutions for residential and commercial... read full story
September 09, 2014
Krasojevic: Most ideas come away from the studio. Inspiration comes from outside and from artificial experiences, such as caustic light patterns at... read full article
August 29, 2014
Residential Lighting: What is contagious service?Anne Obarski: Contagiousness is spreading the word about someone’s business on purpose and in a good... read full article
August 19, 2014
Libby Langdon: My design process begins with the invaluable one-on-one time I spend with my interior design clients, learning about their likes and... read full article
August 06, 2014
The U.S. Department of Energy may still be analyzing potential additional energy-efficiency standards for ceiling fans, but the lighting industry isn... read full article

marketplace

  • Table lamps, floor lamps, sconces and hanging pendants are available in a variety of styles and adaptable configurations. The full line of fabrics, textures and surfaces as well as Seascape’s extensive line of fixtures is...
  • Livex Lighting’s Model No.1333-91 from its Astoria Collection wears a Brushed Nickel finish with hand-blown satin opal white cylinder glass. Measures 26 inches wide by7½ inches high by 6¼ inches deep. Also available in...
  • The Infina from Jesco is an AC LED flexible light strip that powers a continuous run of more than 150 feet with one line voltage feed. The AC technology eliminates external drivers and the strip has an ultra-high output with...
  • Miller Lighting Products’ LED Wild Card Series includes its high-lumen G9 and G4 landscaping bulbs; filament A19 and candelabra bulbs; wet-location MR16s; and high-lumen PARs — up to 1600 lumens and an A19 equivalent to a...
  • Gabby is a family company that creates the unique, transitional furniture and lighting in eclectic, vintage modern and antique styles featured in its catalog. Ships from Alabama and California.
  • ET2 Contemporary Lighting introduces its latest catalog as a look book and inspiration board for residential lighting trends. It features a flawless mix of the latest materials and technology that combine in iconic designs...
  • With this new full-color 178-page catalog, Kirks Lane has more than 100 new items added to its already extensive 4000-plus parts line. It carries a full line of quality silk shades, decorative parts, sockets, hardware and...
  • The Craftmade family of brands gives you access to the finest selections of indoor and outdoor ceiling fans, indoor and outdoor lighting, chimes, vents and light bulbs. View the Ellington Fans, Jeremiah Lighting, Craftmade...
  • In Panasonic’s catalog, find indoor air quality solutions to meet all your ventilation needs. The company offers a variety of fans and fan/light options that include features such as built-in motion and condensation sensors...
  • Justice Design Group’s newest offering – the 3form Collection – features distinctive, U.S.-made shades from 3form, a widely known and respected manufacturer of sustainable building materials. This supplement features six...
  • Now in its 21st year of supplying the finest lighting to the industry, Livex Lighting presents a 200-page catalog, 2015A Supplement, which features more than 500 new items. The company now offers more than 4,000 items with...
  • With a fresh mix of contemporary and traditional styles, including its curated mirror selection and the latest looks from Kathy Ireland® Home, Pacific Coast’s supplemental catalog is an up-to-date guide to both trending and...
  • The James R. Moder® / moder®IMPACT™ Quick Ship catalog features more than 50 of the company’s most popular crystal chandeliers. Available from stock at locations across North America, items ship within 24 to 48 hours. 
  • View the Jeremiah Lighting catalog to begin exploring sophisticated styles, quality-engineered and affordably priced products and designs. Download the free app to browse the catalog and discover the style, simplicity and...
  • Satco’s LED Quick Reference Guide features the new Dimension™ LEDs that dim from 2700K to a warm 2200K. All Satco LED lamps, from indoor/outdoor PARs to A19s recessed retrofits and specialty lamps, are represented in an easy...
How wide of a mirror should I put with a 48-inch vanity?
It’s not so much the size of the mirror as it is the distance between the task lights. The optimum spacing between vanity lights is 36 inches. This means that the fixtures would be located 18 inches on either side of the center line of the sink. If you are using a regular mirror, then it would be 30 inches wide, allowing 3 inches of spacing between the edge the mirror and the edge of the backplate for the vanity lights. There are companies like Robern that offer mirrors with built-in side...
Nicole Bowling
Nicole Bowling
As with years past, our September issue is hitting your mailboxes later than usual due to the top-secret information that was unveiled this morning at an American Lighting...

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