Exterior Lighting for New Homes

When it comes to custom homes, it is important to have a well thought out exterior lighting plan. You should enlist the help of an experienced electrician who can work with your landscaper to make sure your lighting plan is perfectly suited to your individual needs and lifestyle. When building a new home, you can save yourself stressful changes later on by having a plan in place for all your exterior lighting needs.

Safety and security are both important concerns to consider when planning your exterior lighting. Motion lighting for security, or pathway lighting to allow you to see where you are walking at night are examples of safety and security lighting. Of course, outdoor lighting can be both functional and aesthetically pleasing. For example, driveway, entrance, pool, cabana and pathway lighting can be designed for added safety while also illuminating architectural details. Accent lighting can also be used for purely decorative purposes, highlighting masonry and other exterior features of your home or garden. – Hotwire Electric, www.hotwire-electric.com

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25 Illuminating Lighting Ideas for a Beautiful Kitchen

There are so many decisions to make when you’re remodeling a kitchen—cabinetry, appliances, countertop material, faucets, backsplash—that it’s easy to shortchange the lighting. That would be a big mistake. Proper lighting is crucial to a kitchen’s functionality, and the lighting fixtures themselves can pack a real punch style-wise. Here, we’ve gathered 25 kitchen lighting ideas, ranging from traditional to ultra-modern, that can both brighten and enhance your kitchen.
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It’s no surprise that taxi drivers aren’t exactly the world’s biggest fans of ride-sharing apps that offer customers cheap fares and the convenience of hailing a ride with just a few taps of a screen — services that have gone on to eat a big chunk out of the industry as a whole around the world. Still, every now and then the intensity of opposition from the taxi industry can surprise you — and, in the case of recent protests in South Korea, downright shock you with the extreme measures that some cabbies are taking to let their feelings be known.

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LED lighting is showing up everywhere. This energy-efficient technology also offers a great deal of flexibility, allowing for the design of unique, sculptural pieces with architectural details.

FLEXIBLE GENIUS

This pendant light uses LED lighting technology to create adjustable lighting zones that can be used to direct the light and create different light patterns as needed.

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GEOMETRIC LINES

Geometric shapes are a popular choice for contemporary décor. LED lighting allows for clean lines with lighting built right in resulting in perfect geometric patterns uninterrupted by traditional light bulbs.

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MODERN RETRO

LED lighting lets us create a modern take on old trends like this stunning chandelier that offers a modern look with an art deco feel.

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BETTER MORNINGS

Two LED bar vanity lights placed on either side of the mirror provide more even lighting with less shadows than overhead lighting. This is better for applying make-up, shaving and other tasks.

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