contemporary gas lantern

Do You Need An Electronic Ignition For Your Contemporary Gas Lantern

Gas lanterns produce an intense light that makes them a popular way to illuminate the entrance to your home. Unlike electric lanterns, they are always on, which make operating costs higher than for an electric model that can turned on and off with the flip of a switch. If they are extinguished by wind, gas […]

wall mounted lanterns

Adding Wall Mounted Lanterns And Sconces To Your Home Decor

Wall mounted fixtures attached to your wall have one main job: To work with ceiling mounted fixtures and lamps to supplement natural light in a room. In fulfilling their purpose, wall mounted lights provide lighting with style. What Wall Mounted Fixtures Offer Fixtures of this type are also called sconces, which may make you think of […]

lantern style lighting

Does Lantern Style Lighting Work In Contemporary Homes?

If you own a historic or period home or a traditional house that you decorate with rustic charm, lantern style lighting makes for a beautiful and somewhat expected lighting choice. The rich metals, the vintage detail, and the curls and scrolls complement the lines of these homes. However, if you have contemporary home, will lighting designed centuries […]

outdoor copper lighting

Welcome To Vendue Range, Inspiration For Outdoor Copper Lighting

As the oldest and largest city in South Carolina, Charleston has many points of interest that harken back to its early days as a commercial port. Vendue Range, a street that now leads to a waterfront park with a beautiful fountain, was once a thriving center populated with shoppers who flocked to booths marked by […]

electric lanterns

Using LED Bulbs In Electric Lanterns

Lanterns offer a classically beautiful form of lighting for your home, inside and out. With origins in a time when the framework housed candles, not gas or electric-fueled light, modern electric lanterns allow you to merge traditional design with the convenience, economy, and safety of light bulbs. Now, modern technology has enhanced the selling points […]

outdoor wall lantern

All About Entryway Lighting

Lighting the way into your home requires lighting that allows your or guests to enter safely. If you are coming in with an armload of grocery bags or your granny is coming for dinner, you want to make sure that there is enough illumination to prevent you or your guests from tripping on the doormat […]

modern post light

Choosing Between Gas or Electric Lanterns

Looking for a beautiful copper lantern for the exterior of your home? You may wonder which style will look best in your yard, but an important question to consider is whether to go for an electric or gas lantern. Lantern & Scroll offer fixtures in both fuels so that you can have the look you […]

flush mount lighting

The Secret to Selecting the Ideal Interior Lighting

Within your home, the purpose of lighting is to simulate daylight throughout, while providing more intense light to perform tasks such as cooking, reading, woodworking, crafting, and home office work. Perhaps that is why basic flush mount lighting fixtures are a staple in the rooms of most apartments and homes, with a chandelier appropriated to the dining […]

coastal lighting

The Brilliant History of Copper Lighting in the US

Long before the dawn of gas and electric lighting, copper was the material of choice to light the night inside and out. While its usage has fluctuated over the years, it retains a bright spot in American lighting history. Overcoming The Dimness Of Colonial Times As historians have pointed out, early America was not a well-lit […]

pendant lantern

The Ultimate Lighting Makeover Checklist

No matter what style of home you have or how you have decorated it, appropriate and plentiful lighting makes it better. Having stylish, well placed lighting shows off furnishings, carpet, art, and collectibles to best advantage whether you are upgrading your home for yourself or to put it on the market. Real estate agents often […]

modern outdoor lanterns

12 Reasons Lanterns are Better than Lamps

Lanterns are a form of lighting that protects the source of light with a metal frame. Originally portable lighting that people carried to illuminate dark grounds and streets, now the most beautiful ones are permanently installed as street lights and as interior and exterior lighting fixtures on buildings and homes. Although they do the job […]

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Lanterns Create Stunning Curb Appeal

Curb appeal refers to how your home looks to those passing by. Places with detailed landscaping, careful maintenance, and inviting features “sell” your neighborhood as great a place to live; if you are actually selling your home, curb appeal also gets buyers in the door. An attractive, well-kept exterior sends the message that the inside […]