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6 Essential Outdoor Lighting Tips

Posted on June 23, 2014 by LampsUSA Experts | 0 comments
How-To's & Tips - 6 Essential Outdoor Lighting Tips
Upgrading your outdoor lighting is one of the quickest ways to improve your curb appeal. Plus you get the added bonus of making your home safer and more secure. But how do you make the right choice? Learn a few tips from the lighting pros at LampsUSA.

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Comply w/California Title 20

Posted on May 27, 2014 by LampsUSA Experts | 0 comments
How-To's & Tips - Comply w/California Title 20
Part of a far-reaching state mandate issued by the California Energy Commission governing appliance efficiency regulations, Title 20 has put into place official requirements for lighting retailers in the state, and manufacturers across North America that do business with California customers.

The lighting-related goals behind Title 20 — passed in December 2008 — are to reduce average statewide electrical energy consumption by not less than 50 percent from the 2007 levels for indoor residential lighting, and not less than 25 percent from the 2007 levels for indoor commercial and outdoor lighting by 2018.

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How to Choose Your Style

Posted on May 26, 2014 by LampsUSA Experts | 0 comments
How-To's & Tips - How to Choose Your Style
Determining your favorite Lighting Style can be challenging. At LampsUSA, we don't believe in "pigeon-holing" people into a limiting, narrow definition of style. Today's eclectic influences mean most of us draw from several styles when decorating your home. While you might not immediately know the difference between Baroque and Neoclassical Mediterranean, most of us know instantly what we like. So to make shopping easier for you, we have tried to group our styles by look, rather than sticking blindly to a more "historically accurate" categorization of light styles.

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How to Recover a Lampshade

Posted on May 23, 2014 by LampsUSA Experts | 0 comments
How-To's & Tips - How to Recover a Lampshade

Once you purchase a new shade cover in a fabric and size that matches your existing lampshade, slip it over the shade and you're done! Updating your room’s décor, renewing an old lampshade, or providing a burst of color takes only minutes when you use a shade cover.

They are form fitting, removable and stretch to fit most lampshade sizes. They give your lamp and your room a whole new look, it is like getting a whole new lamp! Shade covers also protect brand new lampshades and keep them fresh for years to come.

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How to Install a Chandelier

Posted on May 23, 2014 by LampsUSA Experts | 0 comments
How-To's & Tips - How to Install a Chandelier

Install your light right, the first time with these tips:

  1. For this project we will need a Screwdriver and Wire Cutters.
  2. Go to the Breaker Box and turn off the power and lights. Make Sure light is off by checking the light switch.
See all the instructions here>

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Upgrade Your Lighting

Posted on May 20, 2014 by LampsUSA Experts | 0 comments
How-To's & Tips - Upgrade Your Lighting
Why should you upgrade your lighting? The answer is simple; because it pays you back BIG, and you get the added benefit of enjoying a finer living experience. What's there not to love?

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