Color temperature matters

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This week we offered something unique here in Santa Fe: A free one hour home lighting consultation. The response was enormous and we have been busy visiting unique homes throughout Santa Fe, NM. What surprised us, however, was that these were not our typical clients with remodel or … [Read more...]

Light My Nest Top 2015 Posts

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I really appreciate you being part of the Light My Nest community and all the support you have given me over the last year.  Our blog has received a lot of attention from launching in early 2015.  I would like to wish you and your family great 2016. Here are our top shared posts for 2015. Click … [Read more...]

How to choose a light bulb

Shopping for a light bulb can be daunting

If someone would have read this title to me 20 years ago I'd have thought that they were nuts. "How to choose a light bulb" - Really? Shopping for light bulbs used to be easy: A quick grab for the usual replacement 60-Watt bulb while walking down the grocery store isle. Now with hundreds of … [Read more...]

Does it take a PhD to choose your LED lights?

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We got this comment from Chris DeWeese, National Service Manager at Tosoh Bioscience, Inc. and it really sums up the frustration we hear from so many of our clients: "I've been in electronics and engineering for over twenty years with experience in a/v production and have no idea how to buy a light … [Read more...]