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A compilation of HousingZone's articles, surveys, ideas, trends, products, and tips on lighting for residential builders, remodelers, and architects serving the residential construction industry.

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A Smart Home Built Smart

Custom builder August Homes blends efficient, high-tech home automation systems with high-performance, sustainable building strategies


Luxury Switches

The French luxury switches brand Meljac has developed a new solid brass collection in collaboration with Australian designer Marc Newson.


Guest Column: Blurred Lines

Using floor-to-ceiling sliding or folding glass doors is an effective means of enhancing the connection between interior spaces and the outdoors.

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Hammerton Studio Light Pendant

The Uptown Mesh line of pendants features a cast-glass diffuser with embedded LEDs


Cloud Light Collection

Designer David Trubridge, with WakaNine, has relaunched his Cloud light collection


Sonneman – A Way 
of Light

The luminaires come in three lengths—24 inches, 36 inches, and 48 inches


Hand-Made Lighting by Anaka

The new 2020 collection features mouth-blown, hand-cut glass and introduces hues of Rose, Peony, and Olive


Broan-NuTone bath fan with Bluetooth speaker

Transform a tired incandescent bath fan into an efficient LED light featuring a Bluetooth speaker


Flos Spinning Pendant Light

The Overlap pendant’s metal skeleton is covered by a polymer membrane spray-on cocoon


Louis Poulsen Pendant Light

Designed in 1958 by Poul Henningsen, this special-edition PH Artichoke pendant is being relaunched in its original materials and finishes. The…

Best Practices

Light Touch

Understanding these basics will help you create better lighting transitions


Da Vinci Lighting Collection

Custom lighting manufacturer Karice Enterprises has developed a new avant-garde series that is influenced by the work of late genius Leonardo da…


Buster + Punch Rock And Roll Outlets And Switches

Inspired by the founder’s love of rock and roll music, the Buster + Punch Electricity collection of outlets, switches, and dimmers are now available…

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