Learn about LED Lighting from the Local Experts

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LED Lighting Seminar LED lighting is versatile, energy efficient, and can save you money! Come to our LED Lighting Seminar to learn about LED bulbs & tape, retrofit kits, and cabinet lighting. Gross Electric lighting experts will conduct LED Lighting Seminars on Saturday, April 7th, at our Toledo and Ann Arbor locations. Toledo – Saturday, … Continued

Lighting Trend: Art Deco

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From 1925-1940, Art Deco emerged as an international design movement that strongly influenced architecture, fashion, art, and home decor. The style uses geometric shapes, chevrons, and zigzags, along with stylized floral and sunrise motifs. Art Deco has an air of glamour and sophisticated elegance that was contrary to the austerity experienced during World War I. … Continued

New Hardware, New Look: Door Handles and Cabinet Hardware

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On a day-to-day basis, you probably don’t put much thought into your door handles and cabinet hardware. But, for guests who are seeing them for the first time, these handles make a subtle impression and add to the overall aesthetic of your home. Visitors notice door knobs and cabinet handles in your home because they … Continued

Bedroom Chandelier Ideas

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In movies and photos from the past, it is not uncommon to see formal entertaining spaces such as dining rooms and even ballrooms with an elegant chandelier. But these light fixtures are no longer just for public areas of your home. Bring a touch of elegance and intricacy to your bedroom with a chandelier or … Continued

Lighting Trend: Lighting Fixtures with Black Finishes

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  Lighting fixtures with black finishes emerged onto the scene in 2017, and will continue to be popular in 2018. Black has always had an air of elegance and luxury with it, mostly due to the formality of black-tie events. More than that, it is no surprise that this simple yet classy look is coming … Continued

Decorating with the 2018 Pantone Color of the Year

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Pantone has designated Ultra Violet, a blue-based purple, as the 2018 Color of the Year. “The Pantone Color of the Year has come to mean so much more than ‘what’s trending’ in the world of design,” says Laurie Pressman, Vice President of the Pantone Color Institute. “It’s truly a reflection of what’s needed in our world today.” … Continued

Light Bulbs – Know the Facts!

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– article written by Elizabeth Gibson –   The US Federal Trade Commission requires new labeling on incandescent, compact florescent, and LED bulbs to assist customers in finding the right light bulb to meet their needs. Similar to the nutritional label on packaged food, these labels are designed to help you compare apples to apples… … Continued

Make Your Dining Room Shine

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  Twinkling Christmas tree lights.  The soft glow of the chandelier over your dining room table.  Flickering candles.  How we light our homes during the holidays helps us set the mood from warm and cozy to fun and festive. From Thanksgiving through New Year’s Day, the dining room table is the center of family dinners … Continued

Lighting Sale Extended through End of the Year!

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Our Lighting Sale has been extended through the end of the year! We have markdowns on some of our many styles. From contemporary to traditional. Transitional to industrial. And it includes chandeliers, pendants, bath lights, lamps, outdoor lighting, ceiling fans, accessories – the works! Stop in our Toledo or Ann Arbor Showroom now through the end … Continued