Advice and Tips

Find the information you need for your next lighting or decor project with articles from the Lamps Plus experts.

  • 5 Things to Know Before You Buy Landscape Lighting

    Getting Started Installing low voltage landscape lighting is a fairly easy DIY job. Here are 5 things to consider before you get started: 1) You’ll Need Three Things: a Transformer, Cable, and the Lights The transformer is the heart...
  • How to Install Your Low Voltage Lighting in 3 Easy Steps

    Landscape lighting is a great way to add value and curb appeal to your yard. Needing only a transformer, cables and lights, your low voltage lighting system can be very easy to install when following these three simple steps: Step 1 - Plan Start...
  • All the Extras: Landscape Lighting Types

    Get the most out of your low voltage landscape system by adding specialty lights. From deck light designs to submersible pool lights, there are designs for every corner of the yard to help you achieve a layered look. Here are a few types to consider...
  • Energy Efficient Outdoor Lighting

    Go Green in Your Great Outdoors Being green and energy efficient are some of the hottest buzzwords around...and the smartest! Installing energy efficient outdoor lighting saves energy, which means you'll be saving loads of cold hard cash...
  • LED Light Show Fixtures

    A Light Show at the Touch of a Button! Create your own lighting drama with advanced LED light show ceiling fixtures. With an included remote control, these lights can change to create a number of mood-setting light effects. LEDs Plus Halogen Bulbs...
  • Shopping for Outdoor Ceiling Fans

    Find the Perfect Fan for Porch or Patio One of the hottest trends in home decorating is maximizing the use of outdoor seating patio and porch areas. You can add a new level of comfort to your outdoor space with the addition of an outdoor ceiling...
  • Close-to-Ceiling Fans

    A Fan Made for Small Spaces Have a small room that needs a ceiling fan? Look to a close-to-ceiling fans to fit your needs. Sometimes called hugger ceiling fans or low profile ceiling fans, these fans are specifically designed for smaller rooms or...
  • Hybrid Torchiere Floor Lamps

    Hybrid Style Floor Lamps Contemporary lighting doesn't have to be overly plain, simple or minimal. Case in point, our new contemporary line of "hybrid" style torchiere floor lamps, such as the Hybrid Torchiere Accent Light Floor Lamp...
  • Design Your Own Lighting

    Custom Lighting That You Design What's better than something custom made? How about custom made that you design! The Lamps Plus Design Your Own Lighting tool allows you to do just that by pairing a lamp or fixture base with hundreds of exclusive...
  • Design Your Own Schonbek Crystal Chandeliers

    Schonbek Crystal Chandeliers Looking for the perfect look in your foyer or dining room? It's esay to design your own Schonbek crystal chandeliers. World renowned for their impeccable craftsmanship and beautiful sense of style, these fabulous fixtures...

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