1. Hallways, Entrances and Foyers: Lighting Your Homes Trickiest Spaces

    Entrances, hallways and foyers all have a major commonality: These spaces are typically the focal point to the entrance of your home. Guests are greeted in these areas and you use the spaces as a means to get to other rooms throughout your home. While these spaces are one of the first you and your guests will see upon entering your home, they can be some of the harder spots in a house to light. Th…Read More

  2. Is your office spoiling your health?

    With the days being shorter, we all feel that mental slump and lack of productivity to get work done. But don’t blame the winter blues! Your office space could be a major contributor that is affecting your health. If your home office or workplace is poorly lit, you may not be receiving enough lighting, which can put a damper on your mood. Here are a few easy tricks to brighten your workspace so …Read More

  3. Holiday Hosting without Breaking the Bank

    When it comes to hosting your family for the holiday season, we know that this time can be one of great joy as well as great stress. This year, remove the stress from what should be a festive occasion with these easy tips to stay on budget for holiday hosting. One of the easiest ways to remove the stress and overspending from holiday hosting is to have a potluck dinner! From timing to seasoning, b…Read More

  4. What Lighting Updates Do You Want To Make in 2018?

    Around this time last year, we wrote about creating a new lighting design for 2017. Now that 2017 is almost over, we felt that it was once again time to think about the lighting updates you want to make in the New Year. With 2018 only a little over a month away, now is the time to begin planning what you want to do in your home or business. At Hortons Home Lighting in La Grange, Chicago, and Orlan…Read More

  5. Stay Stylish and Save Energy with the Right Ceiling Fan

    While topics like sweater weather and pumpkin spice might be dominating much of the conversation, over at the American Lighting Association we’re excited about the energy savings that come along with cooler weather! This week, we celebrated the fifth annual National Ceiling Fan Day (NCFD), which got us thinking about what excellent energy-saving resources fans can be. According to NCFD founder F…Read More

  6. Holiday Home Updates

    Thanksgiving turkey, Christmas tree lighting, and New Year’s countdowns are all fast approaching. These holidays bring colder weather, gift giving and festive parties, but is your home ready to accommodate the celebrations? Here are some simple home updates to make before the doorbell chimes to announce guests arriving. One easy way to get your home ready for the holidays is with some comprehens…Read More

  7. Tips to Avoid Chaos in the Kitchen this Turkey Day

    Thanksgiving is just around the corner! We are all ready to stuff our bellies full of pumpkin pie! But is your kitchen prepared to handle the upcoming workload of cooking as well as the various guests that will be coming and going throughout this festive day? Here are a few simple tips to keep your kitchen tasks running smoothly this turkey day. Get Organized An essential way of keeping the entire…Read More

  8. Get Your Exterior Lights Ready for the Winter Months

    October is nearly over, and with Halloween just around the corner and Thanksgiving not far behind, Chicagoland residents know that winter will be here before you know it. When it comes to your outdoor lighting, there are few things you can do to get your fixtures ready for the colder months of the year. At Hortons Home Lighting, we can help you find replacement fixtures, bulbs, and other options t…Read More

  9. 2017 Home Decor Trends

    If you’re still trying to catch your home up on the latest décor trends of 2017, there’s still time! Here is a list of must have home decorating trends to add to your home now. Color Trends 2017 has seen a big surge in beige and green tones. Not only are these colors making an appearance on walls, but they have also become popular in sofas, backsplashes, and cabinets. 2016 was the year of cle…Read More

  10. Halloween Party Hosting

    If the fun festivities of the fall season make this time of year your favorite, then this article is for you. Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years are all right around the corner. This year, kick start the holidays with style by throwing a spooky Halloween party. Get the party rolling with these easy Halloween hosting tips.If the fun festivities of the fall season make this time of ye…Read More