1. How to Pick a Chandelier

    When the word “chandelier” is uttered, most people immediately envision a large, ornate hanging light fixture that is made out of crystal and is expensive. They think of one in a palace or mansion and that a chandelier wouldn’t fit in their home. Invented for the express purpose of holding can…Read More

  2. A Brief History of Lighthouses

    Lighthouses are some of the most beloved symbols in America. Standing stoically, putting out light for the safety of boats and crew, lighthouses have been important since ancient times as a critical source of outdoor lighting. Brighter Homes Lighting Gallery serving Eugene and Salem specializes in o…Read More

  3. The Benefits of Night Lights

    When you were a kid, did you have a favorite night light? Perhaps a unicorn that shimmered or Mickey Mouse who shined a reddish glow in your room? Do your kids have a favorite night light? Night lights are as versatile as any other type of indoor lighting or outdoor lighting, and with the Internet, …Read More

  4. The Benefits of Ceiling Fans

    The invention of electricity is one of the most important advancements in the history of humans as well as the invention of the incandescent light bulb. With electricity, a fan can be powered to move air around and keep us cool in the long summer days. With the light bulb, light can be produced with…Read More

  5. The History of the Lamp

    If you’ve ever been camping or away from the bright lights of the city or town in which you live, you know how pitch-black the nights can be, especially with a new moon. Since ancient times, fire has been the main source of lighting at night. However, as you know, without fuel for the fire, it die…Read More

  6. Benefits of LED Lighting for Landscapes

    Choosing to light up your landscape is a great decision to make, but it becomes all the better when you decide to do it correctly. While working with a team of highly qualified individuals is, without a doubt, one of the best ways to ensure a job well done, it’s not the only element of your projec…Read More

  7. Lighting Tricks to Warm Up the Home

    With temperatures dropping here in Eugene, it’s essential to take advantage of every opportunity available to warm up your home. From textured blankets to the additions of warm tones throughout your home, there are lots of ways that you can ensure that your house is the last thing that feels like …Read More

  8. Cultivate The Ultimate Front Porch Lighting Aesthetic

    Create a refuge in just this one space that attracts and invites — and do it through outdoor lighting. Curb appeal is queen — it is what onlookers see as they walk or drive past and it is the space guests first see before they enter, so give them something uncommon and bewitching. An alluring cu…Read More

  9. How to Customize Your Indoor Lighting

    Convey your style aesthetic with lighting for all rooms in your home. Whether you are updating a space or decorating a new one, there are a variety of choices when it comes to embarking on customized lighting that melds with your style aesthetic. From finishes on fixtures to lamp shades — there ar…Read More

  10. Set The Ambiance Right With Warm Lighting

    Lighting design in a home has replaced the typical overhead lighting of ages past — lighting is no longer implemented to evade the darkness, but is a crucial part in setting the ambiance of a space. At Brighter Homes Lighting, we will help you craft the best lighting design with modern lighting an…Read More