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Wednesday, September 16, 2015

How High Should A Pendant Light Hang Over A Kitchen Island? [Infographic]

How High Should A Pendant Light Hang Over A Kitchen Island?


How High Should A Pendant Light Hang Over A Kitchen Island?
  • The bottom of the pendant should be 32-42 inches from the top of the island.
  • Approximately 72 inches from the floor.
  • Pendants should be above eye level for most users.
  • These are guidelines only - adjust to accommodate height of island, users and ceiling.

Friday, September 11, 2015

911 Remembered


t is hard to believe that it has been more than 10 years since the day that changed the world. No American who lived through the events of Sept. 11, 2001 will ever forgot the emotions of that day.




IToday we take a few minutes to pause and remember those who lost their lives, reflect on the changes that have shaped our world since that day and think about ways to renew our commitment to securing freedom for ourselves and generations to come.



Monday, September 7, 2015

Outdoor Lighting Giveaway: Win a rustic handmade copper and brass light fixture from Lanternland!

Enter now to win your choice of ONE of the following Lanternland light fixtures in your choice of size, finishes and glass. 

Ends at midnight Thursday, September 17th, 2015




Adams Colonial Pendant Hanging Light



The Adams Colonial Pendant Hanging Light, shown here in our traditional Antique Brass finish with clear glass, is handmade is the USA from solid copper or brass. Often used indoors over a kitchen island or dining room table, this pendant style copper lantern is equally at home on a outdoors on a covered porch, patio or entryway. Designed to last for decades and guaranteed for life, the Adams Colonial Pendant Hanging Light works well with a wide variety of traditional, Early American and rustic style homes including Plantation, Greek Revival, Colonial, Colonial Revival, Georgian. Includes your choice seven all natural hand applied copper and brass finishes with four distinct glass options. Sizes range from 11" H to 20". Valued up to $330
  



California Mission Wall Light

Based on the classic Mission style outdoor lighting fixture found throughout California on bungalow, Mission, Arts & Crafts and Southwestern style homes, the California Mission Wall Light is ideal lighting for outdoor areas including walkways, entries, decks, docks, outdoor living spaces and outdoor kitchens. Available in four standard sizes from 6" to 13", seven all natural hand applied finishes and four styles of glass this classic rustic style post light can be easily customized to create the ideal lighting solution for your home or design project. Choose Verdi Green for a bold, classic copper patina, Dark Copper for an understated burnished finish or Antique Brass for more traditional Colonial look. Valued up to $295

New Haven Colonial Wall Sconce

The New Haven Colonial Wall Sconce Copper Lantern, shown here in our Verdi Green finish with Seeded glass, is a classic colonial Artisan copper lantern made by hand in America from high quality
copper or brass. Designed to last for decades and guaranteed for life to never rust or corrode, this handcrafted copper lantern will enhance your homes natural beauty adding curb appeal and safety.This classic style remains a perennial favorite. Valued at up to $400.

Americana Star Wall Sconce

The Americana Star Colonial Wall Sconce Copper Lantern, shown in Verdi Green and Clear Glass with the star in Antique Brass, is an authentic handmade Colonial antique copper lantern reproduction made entirely in the USA. Unlike lanterns made from iron and other inferior metals that can't stand up to the elements, the Americana Star is made from pure copper or brass and is guaranteed to never rust or corrode. Perfect for waterfront homes or damp locations. Available only in this size as a limited edition, The Americana Star Colonial Wall Sconce Copper Lantern is ideal for a wide variety of traditional, Early American and rustic style homes including Plantation, Greek Revival, Colonial, Colonial Revival, Georgian. Valued at up to $330.











Enter now to win your choice of ONE of the following Lanternland light fixtures in your choice of sizes, finishes and glass.

What You Get

The winner will receive their choice of one of four of our most popular styles of indoor and outdoor rustic copper lighting values up to $400. Each lighting fixture is handmade in the USA from solid copper and brass and is designed to last for decades indoors or out. The winner will also choose from any of our seven hand applied copper and brass finishes and four unique styles of glass. Each finish uses an all natural chemical reaction to mimic the natural aging process producing a "living finish' which will gradually develop a rich patina over time, increasing the beauty and value of the natural copper and brass.

The solid brass and copper construction of every Lanternland light will never rust or corrode and is guaranteed for life. This durability makes Lanternland fixtures ideal for outdoor use, as they will withstand all types of weather. All lights for the contest are UL listed for wet locations (except the Adams Colonial Pendant). Each Lanternland light fixture is handmade in the USA and made to order with your choice of seven all natural hand applied copper and brass finishes and glass and four unique styles of glass.

How to Enter:  


This giveaway will close at midnight on Thursday, September 17th, 2015. The winner will be randomly selected, verified for correct entry participation, and notified by email.There are a variety of entry options including opportunities for multiple daily entries. Good luck!

What You Get

The winner will receive their choice of one of four of our most popular styles of indoor and outdoor rustic copper lighting values up to $400. Each lighting fixture is handmade in the USA from solid copper and brass and is designed to last for decades indoors or out. The winner will also choose from any of our seven hand applied copper and brass finishes and four unique styles of glass. Each finish uses an all natural chemical reaction to mimic the natural aging process producing a "living finish' which will gradually develop a rich patina over time, increasing the beauty and value of the natural copper and brass.

The solid brass and copper construction of every Lanternland light will never rust or corrode and is guaranteed for life. This durability makes Lanternland fixtures ideal for outdoor use, as they will withstand all types of weather. All lights for the contest are UL listed for wet locations (except the Adams Colonial Pendant). Each Lanternland light fixture is handmade in the USA and made to order with your choice of seven all natural hand applied copper and brass finishes and glass and four unique styles of glass.

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