1. The Right Lamps Can Make All the Difference

    If you’ve ever visited someone’s house and felt that it was a bit too dark in each room, you may have thought, “All they would need is one well-placed lamp.” With any lighting design, it’s important to take into account the task and accent lighting that floor and table lamps can provide. You never want to rely solely on the overhead fixture to illuminate the entire room, and lamps can pr…Read More

  2. The Chandelier You’ve Always Wanted

    As a child, you may have had a friend or relative who had a large, luxurious home, and you looked around in awe every time you walked into their house. They may have had a chandelier hanging in the foyer, and even to this day, you remember how it gleamed and sparkled while providing light to the space. It was at those moments when you dreamed about owning your own home someday, and having a chande…Read More

  3. Ceiling Fans for Both Indoors and Outdoors

    Ceiling fans are found in nearly every home in the country, and while they used to be an oft-ignored appliance, they are quickly becoming the focal points of many rooms. Instead of simply being there to provide airflow, fans are now a main design component of living rooms, family rooms, bedrooms, and more. At Passion Lighting in Grapevine, we have ceiling fan options for both indoor and outdoor sp…Read More

  4. Improve Your Backyard with New Outdoor Lighting

    Your backyard is an extension of your home, and you want it to be just as comfortable as your living room or family room. You spent hours picking out furniture, decor, and other items for your yard, so why not take as much time choosing the perfect outdoor lighting? The right lighting can make your outdoor seating area warm and inviting, and you’ll love hanging out with your family or entertaini…Read More

  5. Your Contemporary Lighting Options Await

    The lighting in each room of your home is what makes each space what it is, and if it’s too dim, too bright, or the fixtures are outdated, the room can feel uncomfortable and uninviting. The room also won’t be as functional as it could be, and you may not use it as much as you’d like. This is true of the kitchen, the living room, the bathroom, and every other room in the house. At Passion Li…Read More

  6. LED Lighting Product Overview (103)

    LED Lighting options are wider and more robust than at any time before. The choices are mind numbing, the technical knowledge required is higher than ever, and the opportunity to make mistakes (including expensive mistakes) is higher than ever. So read on to get an overview on LED lighting aspects as of July, 2015. More in-depth articles on a variety of topics discussed in this overview are also a…Read More

  7. Lutron RadioRa Overview (301)

    Lutron RadioRa is Lutron's partial or whole home solution for lighting controls. This system is versatile, expandable, operates from a multitude of controls including IPhone and IPad. It can be retrofitted into an existing residence, giving it the widest potential of applications. More in-depth articles on a variety of topics discussed in this overview are also available and/or will be available i…Read More

  8. Lighting Terminology & Definitions (101)

    There are various terms used in the lighting industry, some cause confusion, some help clarify. Below are some of the more common terms with simple, layman definitions provided below. More in-depth articles on a variety of topics discussed in this overview are also available and/or will be available in the future. If you have any comments or questions, you can email them to lightinggourmet@passion…Read More

  9. Landscape Lighting Overview (801)

    Landscape lighting can be broken into two major categories including line voltage (120V) lighting and low voltage lighting. The bulk of this summary will focus on low voltage lighting, a far superior lighting option over line voltage. More in-depth articles on a variety of topics discussed in this overview are also available and/or will be available in the future. If you have any comments or quest…Read More

  10. LED Facts and Fiction (102)

    There are many pieces of information available concerning LED lighting. And this information is all over the place, some correct and some blatantly wrong. The following outlines some basic LED information and tries to clarify some basics. More in-depth articles on a variety of topics discussed in this overview are also available and/or will be available in the future. If you have any comments or q…Read More