Apologies to Paul Simon, but when I looked at the long list of design ideas I compiled while at the International Builders’ Show in Orlando, I thought I’d try to mention 50 of them—a nice round num
Today, the options for lighting are incredible, but making the right choice is more essential than ever. You don't want a room to be washed out or to be too dark, so choosing both the right type of lighting and the right design for your client's taste are equally important factors. The perfect fixtures can complete a room or create the design unity that your client is looking for.
The new Design Pro LED Rail Lights by Kichler incorporate tiny LED chips that use 75 percent less electricity than typical incandescent lighting. The fixtures, which easily mount into existing wall or ceiling outlet boxes, offer the warm white light homeowners crave. Kichler says these LED lights will last an average of 40,000 hours or 20 years.
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Philips Lighting Co. has partnered with the Environmental Protection Agency to get the lead and mercury out of its U.S. manufacturing processes. The company has been recognized by the EPA as the first U.S. corporation to launch a company-wide effort to meet EPA's National Partnership for Environmental Priorities waste minimization standards.
What builders need to know to shed better light on the homes they build.