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One Room Challenge Reveal: The Landree Pendant

Porch Daydreamer Tracey Amadio has what it takes to compete in the One Room Challenge™, a twice-yearly event, where twenty design influencers are challenged to transform a room of their choice. Tracey started her influencer career by posting a few DIY YouTube tutorials that “went crazy,” she said. She moved on from YouTube and now […]

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Versatility Rules: Expand Your Lighting Options

Design rules are made to be broken, and it’s time to try something different. Expand your lighting options by thinking beyond traditional ways and places to use lighting and try one of these trends instead. Using Outdoor Fixtures, Inside Bringing the outdoors inside by repurposing light fixtures that traditionally are only hung on a home’s […]

Lighting

Warm or Cool: It’s Up to You: Understanding Color Temperature and CRI

Comfort and style are two goals of room design – we all want our home to look and feel just right. Choosing furniture, décor and paint colors are steps along the way, but did you know that the color temperature of the lighting has a big influence on the design’s outcome? Warmer color temperatures will […]

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Why WiFi – Introducing Smart Technology for Ceiling Fans

As smart technology becomes common in our daily lives, even low-tech appliances like ceiling fans are joining the smart home movement. And we’re on board: Progress has recently partnered with Smart by Bond technology, bringing custom control to our collection of AC Motor ceiling fans.  So Easy With Smart By Bond, our ceiling fans can […]

Kitchen Lighting

Modern Farmhouse Kitchen Design Tips

Modern Farmhouse. It’s a design trend that we can’t say enough about! That’s why we love the work of builder/designer duo Nolan and Jayme Fridley of Fridley Homes: they have a signature, Modern Farmhouse style of clean surfaces paired with vintage, homey elements that we love – and we think you’ll love it, too. We […]

Outdoor Living

Outdoor Lighting That Lasts

Lovely breezes, plentiful sunshine, and soft, warm air are among the benefits of living near the ocean or in a lakeside home. Unfortunately, these advantages can quickly turn into negatives where outdoor lighting is concerned. Selecting exterior lighting that stands up to harsh weather conditions is a must if your home is near salt air, […]

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Fan-tastic Ways to Add Style to a Space

Ceiling fans. For years they’ve been the black sheep of the design world: unassuming, underappreciated and underwhelming in style. Not so today! Our ceiling fans do more than cool a room – they combine beautiful design with premium performance. From curved, carved and sleek fan blades in a multitude of finishes to great-looking style that […]

Outdoor Living

Dreamy Décor Ideas for Your Front Porch

When relaxation is the only item on your to-do list, an inviting front porch is a must. From a door that welcomes guests to a sitting area that is a comfortable retreat, we’ve got some styling ideas to make your porch a place you won’t want to leave. And when it comes to talking porches, […]

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Expert Tips for Selecting a Ceiling Fan

The weather is heating up, which means it’s time to think about cooling down with ceiling fans. Today’s ceiling fans incorporate beautiful features, such as hand-carved blades, sleek finishes and natural elements that appeal to a variety of different design trends. However, function is as important as looks, so here’s what you need to know […]

Undercabinet

Style Tip: Try Undercabinet Lighting for Flair and Function

Are you looking for a simple way to bring style and panache to your home? Try undercabinet lighting to add flair along with increased function. Undercabinet lighting is both a practical and elegant lighting solution that brings focused illumination wherever needed to make spaces brighter, more functional, and beautiful. Undercabinet lighting is an essential part […]