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Pet-Proofing Your Lighting

In case you couldn’t tell, we’re all pet-lovers here at Lighting and  Our little furry friends are more than just companions, they’re part of our families, and we want to do everything possible to keep them happy and safe.  Pet-proofing your lighting might not be on the top of pet-owners’ to-do lists, but it [...]

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Understanding UL Ratings

Underwriters Laboratories(UL) is a company that tests and rates products for safety standards. In terms of lights and ceiling fans, the rating tells you what types of locations it is safe to install the product in. There are three UL ratings that are relevant to ceiling fans and lights. The ratings are Dry, Damp and [...]

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Tips on How to Take your Christmas Rope Lights Down

Whether you just have a problem remembering to do it or you’re in denial until May, taking down your Christmas lights can be a pain. It doesn’t matter if they are rope lights or string lights, it can be a task that requires more than one person. Lighting And Locks has some tips on how [...]

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Protect Your Home and Add to Its Appeal with Stylish Motion Detector Lights

When most of us hear the words ‘motion detector lights,’ our first thoughts are of the oversized spotlight variety. And while those are an economical, popular choice in motion detection, there is another side to this type of outdoor light that you might not be aware of. A very stylish side, in fact! If you [...]

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Update Your Outdoor Lighting Fixtures to Stay Safe and Stylish!

It’s no secret that the small touches we make to the outside of our homes have a significant impact on their overall look and feel. Something as small as replacing a broken or weather-worn mailbox can be like a mini facelift for your front porch! Yes, just as the right accessories help us put our [...]

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