Mr. Electric - Lighting en 10 Lighting Ideas to Light up Your Valentine's Day <div class="field field-name-title field-type-ds field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><h2>10 Lighting Ideas to Light up Your Valentine&#039;s Day</h2></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden image"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><img class="img-responsive" data-echo="" data-icon="/profiles/dwyer/modules/contrib/lazyloader/loader/loader-7.gif" src="" width="3058" height="1496" alt="" /><noscript><img class="img-responsive" src="" width="3058" height="1496" alt="" /></noscript></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-author field-type-ds field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">Super User</div></div></div><div class="field field-name-post-date field-type-ds field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even">Friday, February 6, 2015 - 4:53pm</div></div></div><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden body"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Looking to create the perfect romantic Valentine’s Day atmosphere for your sweetheart? The best and simplest way to create a romantic atmosphere is with lights!</p> <h2>Let Your Love Shine with These Valentine's Day Inspired Lighting Ideas</h2> <h4>Add Ambiance with a Dimmer</h4> <p>Adding dimmers throughout your home will allow you to alter the mood in any room with a simple twist. Dimmers also conserve energy and extend the life of your bulbs.</p> <h4><span style="color: rgb(0, 63, 162); font-size: 2rem; line-height: 1.1;">Turn down the Wattage</span></h4> <p><span style="line-height: 1.6em;">Opt for lower wattage or lower lumen bulbs in areas where you’d like to add a little ambiance. Save brighter bulbs for reading lamps and work areas. This saves on energy as well.</span></p> <h4>Set the Mood with Fire</h4> <p>The soft romantic glow of a fireplace and candles create a warm, cozy Valentine’s Day atmosphere that’s sure to have your sweetheart snuggling up next to you.</p> <h4>Add a Rosy Glow</h4> <p>Give your usual lights a short reprieve and swap them for a few soft pink incandescent bulbs. They will soften and warm the room with a perfect, Valentine-inspired shade. ?</p> <h4>Go Glamorous</h4> <p>Adding glamorous?lightbulbs?to your?décor?adds instant romance. Look for?<a href=";field-keywords=crystal+light+bulbs&amp;rh=i%3Aaps%2Ck%3Acrystal+light+bulbs" target="_blank">multi-faceted bulb options</a>?in LED and incandescent,?<a href=";field-keywords=amber+marble+incandescent" target="_blank">amber marble?incandescents</a>, or?<a href=";field-keywords=stained%20glass%20light%20bulbs" target="_blank">stained glass bulbs</a>?if you’re feeling extra-adventurous.</p> <h4>Get Crafty</h4> <p>Valentine’s Day heart mason jars offer a simple and sweetly hand-made gift for your honey. All you need is a string of LED lights and a few simple items you may have around the house.?<a href="" target="_blank">Learn how</a>.</p> <h4>Add Romance with Holiday Lights</h4> <p>Strategically placing a few strings of lights entwined with flowers or Valentine’s Day inspired garland can add a fun and romantic feel to any room. Want something more unique? Opt for?<a href=";field-keywords=valentine+string+lights" target="_blank">red heart string lights</a>? rather than your typical holiday string.</p> <h4>Give a Lampshade a Valentine-Inspired Makeover</h4> <p>For those with a little sewing expertise, these fun?<a href="" target="_blank">rose-covered lampshades</a>?make a unique gift for those with little ladies.?</p> <h4>Let It All Hang Out</h4> <p><a href="" target="_blank">Chandelier decorations</a>?such as strings of conversation hearts and bows can add a festive Valentine’s Day feel to existing lighting. SAFETY NOTE: If you’re not burning?cool-LEDs, opt for?firesafe?materials or designs that place decorations far from heat producing bulbs. ?</p> <h4>Brighten up Your Bling</h4> <p><a href=";qid=1423015772&amp;sr=8-1&amp;keywords=light+up+heart+necklace" target="_blank">LED light up hearts necklaces</a>?and?<a href=";newwindow=1&amp;source=lnms&amp;tbm=shop&amp;sa=X&amp;ei=3X_RVN_SI7PLsATB_4LwBw&amp;ved=0CAgQ_AUoAQ&amp;biw=1413&amp;bih=623#spd=7882883348020231084" target="_blank">flashing heart rings</a>?are a great way to light up Valentine’s Day for kids of all ages.</p> <p>Valentine’s Day looking a little dim? Count on the experts at Mr. Electric<sup>?</sup> to help you brighten things up with an array of lighting options. Contact us today.</p> </div></div></div><div class="field field-name-node-link field-type-ds field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><a href="/blog/10-lighting-ideas-to-light-up-your-valentines-day" class="">Read more</a></div></div></div> Fri, 06 Feb 2015 22:53:05 +0000 Super User 5515 at