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Top 5 Online Support Communities for People Fighting Lupus

Top 5 Online Support Communities for People Fighting Lupus

The triumphs and tribulations of Lupus patients and a new solution to reduce the risk of flare-ups.  In our rapidly expanding world, fluorescent lighting is more abundant than the corner Starbucks. Compromising the pleasing warm glow of incandescent lighting for the energy/cost efficiency of fluorescent bulbs, many offices, and now even some homes, have installed the relatively cold and lifeless…

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How to Fix Your Broken Plastic Light Cover Problem

How to Fix Your Broken Plastic Light Cover Problem

When that crack in your plastic light cover starts running, it's pretty hard to catch it. The longer you leave it, the worse it gets. So, what do you do? Carefully remove the cover from the fixture. Depending on the size and shape of your lighting fixture, you may have one of the following types of light covers: Globe Figure…

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5 Reasons To Replace Your Fluorescent Light Covers

5 Reasons To Replace Your Fluorescent Light Covers

Fluorescent lighting is pretty hard to get away from these days. In our homes, offices and schools, lighting with CFL's and tubes is the most cost effective way to light a room. Fluorescent lighting is also known for being harsh on the eye's and skin, especially high output bulbs that give off a considerable amount of UV radiation. If your…

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Why Green Lighting is Worth It Now More Than Ever

Why Green Lighting is Worth It Now More Than Ever

An often overlooked method for adding value to your home on the market is to revamp the lighting to a more green lighting solution. There are a few ways you can help sell your home as an eco friendly and energy efficient green home, without too much trouble at all. Get rid of any broken lenses, fixtures and bulbs. This is…

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5 DIY Lighting Projects that Inspire Creativity

5 DIY Lighting Projects that Inspire Creativity

We've covered lighting trends in 2014, one of the biggest trends being home DIY projects. In our quest to find the latest trends, we've also noticed that there is a lot of imagination to go around on the internet, one of the central hubs being Pinterest. Check out a few pins that we just know you'll love, and may even…

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Interior Lighting Trends in 2014

Interior Lighting Trends in 2014

For anyone looking for the perfect way to accent their space this year, we've researched and found the top interior and exterior home lighting trends in 2014. Our experts handpicked a few aesthetically pleasing lighting arrangements, all fairly simple to install yourself! Under Cabinet Lighting As opposed to traditional overhead lighting in kitchens, people have found a more aesthetically pleasing…

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Easy Ways to Improve Your Fluorescent Lighting

Easy Ways to Improve Your Fluorescent Lighting

Ask people about fluorescent lighting and 80% of the time you'll hear things like; "gives me headaches", "hurts my eyes", or even "makes me look fat". Let's take a look at Twitter right now: When people are calling it "the root of all evil", there's definitely a problem. We've put together a few ways to help solve the problem of…

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Need to replace a broken glass light cover?

Need to replace a broken glass light cover?

Have you ever shattered a glass light cover on accident? It can happen while your changing the bulb, or sometimes without warning. People are talking about the dangers of glass lens covers falling all over the internet, even on Twitter! If you don't want to have to worry about the next time the glass light cover is going to drop,…

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Why Does Fluorescent Lighting Give You Headaches?

Why Does Fluorescent Lighting Give You Headaches?

If fluorescent lighting has ever given you a headache, your not alone. Millions of people all over the world are sitting beneath the glare of a fluorescent light at work at this very moment, and most of them will complain of a headache or two during the 8 hour workday. This wouldn't be so bad, if when you got off…

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