1. Is An Outdoor Seating Area Part of Your New Home Plan?

    When building a new home, there is quite a lot that goes into the architectural and design plans. You spend a lot of time poring over each detail, deciding how large each room will be, how the floorplan will be laid out, and how each space will function. If an outdoor seating area or deck is a major part of your new home plan, it’s important to consider how much time you will spend out there. If…Read More

  2. The Evolution of the Chandelier

    When people think of chandeliers, they often think of ornate palaces where crystal fixtures hang from gilded ceilings. While this is an accurate depiction of the traditional chandelier, this light fixture has changed quite a bit over the centuries. A French word, “chandelier” literally means “candle holder,” and for hundreds of years, that’s exactly what it did. Long before the advent of…Read More

  3. Have a Large-Scale Commercial Lighting Project?

    At Accent Lighting in Wichita, we've helped countless homeowners across Kansas find the perfect lighting options, but our expertise doesn't stop at residential lighting. If you own a commercial property such as a restaurant or hotel, we can help you find modern lighting options that will help you improve your current space, or provide fixtures for a new building that's under construction. If you w…Read More

  4. The Perfect Floor Lamp

    It can often become the forgotten fixture, tucked behind your easy chair or couch, and only turned on at random times. The floor lamp is a versatile, albeit underused, home lighting fixture, and having the perfect one can make your living room or family room more functional and more stylish. At Accent Lighting in Wichita, we have fantastic floor lamp options, and can help you select the ideal fixt…Read More

  5. Lighting Your Floors and Ceilings

    When it comes to lighting your home, it's understood that a majority of the lights will be found on the ceiling. These fixtures provide light for the entire space, for specific tasks done within the room, and as accents for decorations and artwork. However, your home lighting should also be able to define the look and feel of a room, and create the desired aesthetic. A small room with only one cei…Read More

  6. Replacing Your Ceiling Fan Blades

    At Accent Lighting in Wichita, we have an extensive inventory of ceiling fans and fan blades, but once you've chosen your fixture or blades and taken them home, the next step is to have them installed. With a ceiling fan, it can be best to hire an electrician to handle the installation, unless you're absolutely sure you know what you're doing. With fan blades, installation is a bit easier, and can…Read More

  7. New Lights for Your Hallway

    The hallway in your home is not often treated as a room per se, but it's still an important part of the house. The coat closet and other storage closets are found in the hallway, and family members use it every day to enter the house or pass from one room to another. If it's a wide hallway, you might have a bookcase against one wall, or a large painting hanging in the space. Regardless of how you…Read More

  8. Planning Your New Home Decor

    When picking out new home decor, it often makes the most sense to go room by room, planning each space around a theme or a particular focal point. At Accent Lighting, our interior design experts have helped many new homeowners find the decor they wanted, and on several occasions, have helped them discover a piece around which they could plan a specific room. If you're decorating a new home in Wich…Read More

  9. The Right Fan Can Make All the Difference

    Proper airflow and circulation can make your home much more comfortable, but without the right ceiling fans, you might be suffering through the heat of the current Kansas summer. With temperatures climbing ever closer to triple digits in Wichita, it's important that your home's fans are working properly and adequately circulating air throughout your home. At Accent Lighting, we can help you find …Read More

  10. Find Your New Bathroom Lights in Our Showroom

    Online shopping has changed quite a bit over the past few years, and you can find and buy virtually anything online. When it comes to lighting, online catalogs are a great place to start, but there is still something to be said about seeing and touching your new light fixtures. At Accent Lighting in Wichita, we have the largest lighting showroom in south central Kansas, and if you're shopping for …Read More