1. What Are Smart Bulbs?

    It seems everywhere you turn, something innocuous is now “smart.” There’s now smart phones, smart watches, smart traffic lights, smart plugs, smart security systems, smart thermostats, and smart contracts. Odds are, if it’s some form of electronics, it may have a smart application. Did you know that there are now smart light bulbs and smart lighting? Billows Lighting and Design Center is a…Read More

  2. The Low Down on Warm Versus Cool Light

    You may think a light bulb is a light bulb, but there is a difference, especially when it comes to light temperature, which is warm versus cool light. Top Rated Local® lighting experts in Berlin, NJ, Billows Lighting and Design Center offers both interior lighting and exterior lighting options, including bathroom lighting, kitchen lighting, and landscape lighting. We offer lighting consultations …Read More

  3. How to Light Up Dark Rooms Part 1

    It seems every house has at least one room that’s dark and has an air of dreariness hanging about it. If you have an older home, you may have more rooms with this feel. Billows Lighting Design Center is the Top Rated Local® lighting experts in Berlin, NJ. We specialize in all types of lighting, including interior lighting, outdoor lighting, basement lighting, bathroom lighting, and bedroom ligh…Read More

  4. 5 Outdoor Lighting Winter Maintenance Tips

    We can get pretty brutal winters out here in New Jersey. That’s why it’s so important as a homeowner to make sure certain aspects of your home are ready to go before the freezing cold weather hits. From your roof to your outdoor lighting, there are certain maintenance tasks you need to complete before the wintertime is in full swing. In today’s blog post, we’ll go over five winter maintena…Read More

  5. How To Use Outdoor Lighting To Create Spooky Halloween Effects

    Halloween is one of the most fun holidays for several reasons. One, it’s a time to indulge in candy and other baked goodies. Two, nearly everyone loves participating in the holiday spirit of dressing up in costumes — including cute kids and pets. And lastly, it’s a time to get in a creative decorative mood and get crafty with the interior and exterior of your home. In today’s blog post, we…Read More

  6. How To Clean The Ceiling Lighting In Your Home

    We know cleaning the lights in your home can be a tedious task, especially when it comes to your ceiling lights. Ceiling lighting gets as dirty as the other lighting fixtures in our homes, but since they’re difficult to clean, we tend to ignore them until they get out of hand. These types of lights are everywhere in our homes, too — in our kitchens, living rooms, dining rooms, bedrooms, you na…Read More

  7. 5 Fun Facts About LED Lighting

    Light-emitting diode (LED) lighting is a lighting option that is quickly gaining popularity across the nation. Nearly half of the population has made the switch to LED lighting from traditional incandescent lighting, and in two more years, more than half are predicted to join! LED light bulbs are best known for saving consumers money and for being energy efficient. At Billows Lighting And Design i…Read More

  8. Benefits of Switching To LED Lighting

    Light-emitting diode (LED) lighting is one of the most energy-efficient lighting technologies in today’s lighting world, and it’s becoming increasingly popular among a majority of Americans and international populations. In fact, LED lighting is predicted to penetrate 61 percent of the global lighting market by 2020 — a slow and steady, yet notable, increase since its inception in the 1960s.…Read More

  9. 4 Areas To Use Pendant Lighting

    When you’re updating your lighting, one type of light that is overlooked and underappreciated is the pendant light. Not only can pendant lighting be used as accent, task, and general lighting, but it also hangs from the ceiling, leaving you with plenty of floor space to use at your discretion. At Billows Lighting & Design in Berlin, we have a variety of lighting to choose from. Whether you a…Read More

  10. What’s The Best Lighting For My Bedroom?

    While your bedroom may not be where you plan on spending the majority of your time, it is still important to consider the different lighting options and the purpose of each one. General lighting may be great for putting away clean laundry, but if you want to read before you go to bed, a bedside table lamp might make things easier. At Billows Lighting & Design Center, we have a wide variety of …Read More