As the winter season approaches, it's time to start thinking about how to make your home feel cozy and inviting. One area that often gets overlooked is the front porch. With the right lighting, you can transform your front porch into a winter wonderland that welcomes guests and spreads holiday cheer. Here are some tips from Carol's Lighting on how to achieve this magical transformation....more
When it comes to creating the perfect holiday atmosphere, lighting plays a crucial role. From bright twinkling lights on the tree to warm, cozy candlelight on the mantel, the right lighting can make all the difference in setting the mood. One important factor to consider when planning your holiday lighting is the color temperature. Here at Carol's Lighting, our expert lighting designers are here to...more
As summer comes to a close, it's time to start thinking about getting back into the school routine. And what better way to kick-start the school year than with some new lighting?
At Carol's Lighting, we understand the importance of creating a productive and comfortable environment for studying and learning. That's why we have a wide selection of back-to-school lighting options that you're sure...more
If you are taking a hard look at your dining room lighting and finding it sub-optimal, don't fret. Carol's Lighting is a local lighting store with two locations in Humble and Conroe, Texas. We carry the best brands of the highest quality in lighting, including Hinkley, Kichler, Quoizel, and Schonbek. Our ALA-certified lighting designers are ready to help you with your lighting selection and can offer...more
The holidays are a special time of year. It's a time when everyone laughs and smiles a bit more and can let their guard down as they shop for others and focus on the blessings in life. That being said, there's a lot of activity going on during the holidays, and one big activity that you have to get done is preparing your home for the holidays, especially if you are hosting.
Carol's Lighting is a...more
What will light up your world in 2023? Get ahead of the trends with this guide to lighting in the new year. Carol's Lighting is a local lighting store with showrooms in Conroe and Humble, Texas. Our ALA-certified lighting designers stay abreast of the lighting trends, so you don't have to.
2023 is all about embracing the future. We’re seeing a rise in technological advancements, and that means...more
The foyer is where you enter your home each and every day, and you want it to welcome you with open arms. From hanging family photos to providing the light you need to take your shoes off, your foyer lighting is extremely important. Here at Carol's Lighting, we offer wonderful foyer lighting, as well as dining room lighting, including chandeliers, at both our Humble and Conroe lighting showrooms....more
Here at Carol's Lighting, our local lighting store with two locations in Humble and Conroe, Texas, offers the best selection of lighting fixtures for every room in your home, from your bedroom to your kitchen, as well as exterior lighting to welcome guests in and provide light to see by. We offer a variety of sconces for your home or office's needs, both interior and exterior varieties. Learn more...more
While many people focus on the light fixture, another crucial component to your lighting and the mood it can create is the light bulb. The principle of the incandescent light bulb was discovered in 1802 by English scientist Humphry Davy, who found that when he passed an electric current through a thin strip of platinum, it glowed brightly. However, it was not until 1879 that Thomas Edison developed a commercially viable incandescent light...more
Directional lights tend to get overlooked when it comes to lighting types. This is not to say that they aren't as useful as some of the more recognizable lighting, such as chandeliers and pendants. Directions lights simply do their job without glitz and glamor like other types of lighting — and we love them for that. Here at Carol's Lighting located in Humble and Conroe, Texas, a local lighting store,...more