When Reuben Benjamin founded the Benjamin Electric Manufacturing Company in Chicago in the late 19th century, he probably never imagined that the RLM reflector dome shade he invented would still play an integral role in lighting beloved Wrigley Field more than 100 years later.
Here on the Space Coast of Florida, there’s little escape from summer’s heat and humidity. But locals and tourists alike are singing the praises of the newest way to keep cool here in Titusville. The Sand Point Splash Park, located just off the shores of the Indian River, features colorful wading pools and festive fountains of water throughout the park. (more…)
Many cities across America are encouraging the use of dark sky-friendly lighting. These fixtures are crafted in a shape that provides downward directed light which helps the skies stay dark and the stars stay bright. Barn lights are a natural fit for dark skies with their dome-shaped shades that reduce glare. (more…)
Although Chris and Alissa Harris have concentrated on residential projects since forming Salt Architecture in 2014, their first commercial project is a smashing success. The Harbor Head Tennis Club, located in West Falmouth, Massachusetts, now sports a gorgeous clubhouse used for informal gatherings, courtside cocktail parties, or for watching tournament finals out on the courts. (more…)
What’s the best thing about porcelain enamel lighting? Some say it’s the rugged steel they’re made from. Others suggest it’s the deep rich finish. And still others say they enjoy the low maintenance qualities of porcelain enamel.
Will you be among the millions flocking to amusement parks this summer to experience the latest thrilling rides? Our friends at Knott’s Berry Farm in Buena Park, California, have created a spectacular 4-D interactive ride called Voyage to the Iron Reef that opened to rave reviews in May. (more…)