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The final installment of our series about light fixtures covers the flashy yet beloved chandelier. Parts 1 and 2 covered the atypical use of track lighting and the basics of flush mounted ceiling lights, whereas part 3 discussed the subtle but important difference between pendant fixtures and chandeliers. A chandelier is a multiple light fixture, with lights arranged in several branches or tiers, suspended from the ceiling by a cord, chain or metal rod. Continue Reading
While track and flush mounted fixtures kept your lighting close to the ceiling in parts 1 and 2 of our series, part 3 adds some length to our fixture with the introduction of pendant lighting. A pendant light is a single light fixture, suspended from the ceiling by a cord, chain or metal rod. Our examination of pendant lighting will cover the characteristics, styles, and requirements for an attractive pendant installation.
With only a couple of months left for 2015, the world of lighting has turned on some charm. From environmentally friendly fluorescents to a light-based meter displaying utility usage for a skyscraper to microoptics for BMWs and bicycle wheels that show photos of your family, it’s already been a glowing October. Here are a few of the amazing adventures that have happened this month in the world of illumination.
In the first part of our series, we learned how to increase the dynamics of a room with different types of track lighting. The remainder of our series will focus on the more customary staples of home lighting: ceiling light fixtures. Ceiling lights can mean any lighting mounted directly above your head, so pendants and even chandeliers are included in that category. Nevertheless, let’s begin with the more garden variety sort of fixture typically found in every room, known as flush and semi-flush mounted lights. Continue Reading