September 22, 2014
Civilight North America has hired five industry veterans in sales and marketing positions — Dennis Picklesimer, Sharon Katz, Michael Goldberg, Bennie... read full story
September 22, 2014
The sixth annual Next Generation Luminaires (NGL) Solid-State Lighting Design Competition has recognized 57 commercial LED indoor lighting products... read full story
September 22, 2014
The American Lighting Assn. (ALA) 2014 Pillars of the Industry were honored at the 2014 Annual Conference in Nashville, TN. This year’s recipients... read full story
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 22, 2014
While we’ve all heard the energy-efficient lighting message so loud and so often we can probably recite it in our sleep, customers might be hearing... read full article
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

marketplace

  • LED OFFERINGS: Zega LED Inc. produces AC Driverless engines and modules for lighting manufacturers around the globe. All Zega LED products do not require a driver; instead the company uses proprietary circuitry and rare...
  • LED OFFERINGS: Flexible LED Linear Ribbon in 12V and 24V; standard and high output; standard and wet location; RGB; assorted colors; and a wide variety of Kelvin temperatures. GM also manufactures undercabinet LED lightbars...
  • LED OFFERINGS: LED recessed downlights; LED tape lights; undercabinet linear LED lightbars; LED edge-lit panels; LED multiple lighting systems; LED track and rail fixtures; LED decorative pendants; LED puck lights and step...
  • LED OFFERINGS: One of the first movers into LED technology in the industry, MaxLite is an Energy Star® Partner of the Year and established the MaxLED brand,an extensive line of state-of-the-art indoor and outdoor lighting...
  • LED OFFERINGS: WAC’s vast line of LED products include recessed, beauty spots, exterior luminaires, step and wall lights, InvisiLED tape lights, task and cove lighting, display spotlights, track and monorail luminaires,...
  • LED OFFERINGS: Access Lighting currently offers a host of LED products, including flush mounts, wall sconces for both indoor and outdoor use, vanities and pendants.WHAT MAKES ACCESS LED PRODUCTS SUPERIOR? At Access Lighting...
  • LED OFFERINGS: Bath, flush, semi-flush, pendant, sconce and step for interiors; lantern, post and pier for exterior; and all applications of low and line voltage for landscape.WHAT MAKES HINKLEY LED PRODUCTS SUPERIOR?...
  • LED OFFERINGS: Downlights, tracking, undercabinet, step and brick, glass pendants, exit signs, tape lights and outdoor lighting.WHAT MAKES ELCO LED PRODUCTS SUPERIOR? Elco takes pride in the fact that it doesn’t just sell...
  • LED OFFERINGS: Bulbrite provides LED solutions for a variety of residential lighting applications. Ranging from decorative lighting options to high-performance LED lamps, the company’s full line includes A-shapes, globes,...
  • LED OFFERINGS: Justice Design offers a dimmable LED lamping option for thousands of its decorative wall sconces, flush mounts, semi-flush and pendant bowls.WHAT MAKES JUSTICE DESIGN GROUP LED PRODUCTS SUPERIOR? While most...
  • LED OFFERINGS: Ceiling fans, light kits, outdoor lighting and light bulbs.WHAT MAKES CRAFTMADE LED PRODUCTS SUPERIOR? As a leading supplier of quality ceiling fans and lighting products for nearly 30 years, Craftmade has...
  • LED OFFERINGS: Residential and commercial; exterior and interior; and porcelain enamel steel and aluminum lighting.WHAT MAKES BARN LIGHT LED PRODUCTS SUPERIOR? The company offers an array of functional, yet aesthetic LED...
  • LED OFFERINGS: LED lighting is featured in the company’s premium line of ventilation fan/light products. The WhisperGreen Select features two replaceable 7W GU24 base LED lamps incorporated into a contemporary flush mount...
  • LED OFFERINGS: Replacement lamps in all the standard shapes; circular and linear light engines; and complete LED fixtures.WHAT MAKES SATCO LED PRODUCTS SUPERIOR? LED binning ensures color consistency; rugged construction; a...
  • 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...
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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Sponsored by Access Lighting, Engineered Lighting Products, Ferguson, GM Lighting and Maxim Lighting/ET2.   This webinar has already taken place, but you can view an...
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