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    Your Guide to Kitchen Lighting in 2022

    The kitchen is one of the most important rooms in your home. It's where you prepare all your meals, entertain family and friends, and it makes everyday life just a little bit easier. At Franklin Lighting, our team of lighting specialists is committed to providing you with all the latest kitchen ligh…Read More

  2. Discover the Latest From Hinkley

    Hinkley Lighting has been around for nearly a century, so it’s really no surprise that Hinkley is top of mind when you are looking for great lighting fixtures for your space. They offer a wide variety of styles and finishes to match any decor and budget. Additionally, their latest technology allow…Read More

  3. What Is the Difference Between Pendants and Chandeliers?

    One of the most frequently asked questions from homeowners is "what is the difference between pendants and chandeliers?" While they are similar, there are some important distinctions that you should know to help you make your decision. Your local lighting experts at Franklin Lighting in Sarasota are…Read More

  4. Bathroom Lighting Optimization 101

    Bathroom lighting is one of the most important types of lighting to get right in your home. However, if you are unfamiliar with the principles of lighting design, the entire task can feel a bit overwhelming. Whether it’s picking out and placing fixtures or filling in lighting gaps, it always helps…Read More

  5. Get The Most Out Of Your Winter Lighting

    While there’s plenty to love about winter weather, we know that the shorter days and longer nights can sometimes make things feel dark and dim. The good news is… you can do something about it. In today’s post, we’re going to go over some helpful winter lighting tips that’ll bring a warm, i…Read More

  6. How To Properly Light Your Kitchen

    They say the kitchen is the heart of your home. Whether you feel that’s true or not, the fact is the kitchen is one of the busiest rooms in the house. From meal prep and cooking to doing homework while eating an afternoon snack, your kitchen gets a lot of use. As such, having the right lighting to…Read More

  7. Sell Your Home For More

    Sell Your Home For More When it’s time to sell your home, you want to make sure it’s staged properly. Not only does this help your home to sell quicker, it almost guarantees a higher selling price relative to the amount of money and work you put in. When it’s done right, of course.…Read More

  8. Five Essential Outdoor Lighting Guidelines

    Outdoor Lighting While it’s easy to recognize beautiful outdoor lighting when it's in front of you, the truth is that good outdoor lighting doesn’t come without careful thought and planning. When it comes to lighting the exterior of your home or commercial property, you want to ensure you have a…Read More

  9. A Guide To Dining Room Lighting Fixtures

    Dining room lighting design can seem like a daunting task. After all, it’s often one of the largest rooms in the home and often requires many layers of lighting to ensure you achieve beautiful functionality. However, with the right direction, you’d be surprised how doable (and fun!) coming up wi…Read More

  10. Using Lamps to Accent Your Home

    Two of the most beautiful sights on this planet are the sunrise and the sunset. Why? Because of the colors the light makes in the sky. It’s truly amazing the difference light can make in our world. Without light, we can’t see, and when light appears in the morning sky, our moods brighten, and we…Read More

  11. How to Design the Perfect Home Office

    Many of you work from home or own your own business, or if not, you have a home office to use for business purposes, such as paying the bills or your own home improvement projects. You want to create the perfect home office interior design that you want to spend time in and have it speak to who you …Read More