If you think the highlight of a mini-golf game is getting a brightly colored ball past whirling windmill blades, think again. The founders of Urban Putt have stepped up the indoor mini-golf experience with a high-tech, electrifying course designed by industrial designers, robotics engineers, and artists. Throw in top-notch food and drinks and you have a venue everyone in the family will enjoy!(more…)
Although most of us are aware that light pollution washes out the night sky and wastes energy, did you know that excessive light at night can interrupt circadian rhythms and mess with our melatonin levels?(more…)
The past few weeks have seen a dramatic chain of events unfold as the world responds to the COVID-19 pandemic. Here in America, we are urged to stay home and practice social distancing when out. While being stuck at home might seem harsh, especially if kids are involved, we’re focusing on the positive. It’s spring, the season of rebirth, and a great time to consider how to renew and refresh our home spaces.(more…)
Inspiration for home décor comes from a limitless number of sources. A paint chip, Instagram, a beloved piece of furniture, or an idea house you want to mimic. For Molly, the inspiration for the lighting in her new home was right outside her window.(more…)
A wise builder once said that renovating a home is much like watching sausage being made. It can be a grinding, cringe-worthy process with lots of lessons learned, but the end result is oh, so satisfying!(more…)
We’ve seen a lot of barns over the years. Everything from two stalls to 20 stalls and working barns to man-cave barns all made even more beautiful with our American-made lighting.
One of our newest favorite barns comes from the talented folks at Houses & Barns by John Libby. With an in-house architect, designer, and plenty of timber framers, this crew creates barns with an eye toward timeless design and quality construction meant to last.(more…)