How To Light a Living Room With No Overhead Lighting
The key to brightening up a living room without overhead lighting is layers. Here are our 13 picks, from top to bottom and in-between.
LED Christmas Lights Are Best. Here’s Why.
When it comes to holiday lights, there can be only one choice.
8 Best Basement Lighting Ideas for a Remodel
Brighten a dark basement with these lighting ideas for every budget.
What to Know About Upgrading Your Light Fixtures
Old light fixtures can be real eye-catchers, but their incandescent bulbs aren't energy efficient. Here's how to fix that.
8 Hallway Lighting Ideas for Your Home
Find out how to make your hallway brighter and more welcoming with these stylish lighting ideas.
3 Types of Kitchen Track Lighting
Tired of cooking in the dark? Kitchen track lighting provides multiple light sources, without the hassle of installing multiple fixtures.
Light Bulb Recycling Guide
You can recycle those old light bulbs, but there are a few important things to know before you toss them...
Does Bulb Wattage Determine Brightness?
It's a common misconception that a bulb's wattage is the only factor in its brightness. So if you've been buying...
14 Over Kitchen Sink Lights That Are Functional and Stylish
From pendants to flush mounts, modern to classic, the right over kitchen sink light adds style and brightens up your...
Does Lighting Your Property Actually Make It Safer?
A well-lit perimeter might feel reassuring. But excess security lighting can actually foster crime, annoy your neighbors and mess with...
8 Best Outdoor Flood Lights to Light Up Your Property
A well-lit home is not only more secure, it's got great curb appeal! Here are the best outdoor flood lights...
The Headlamp I Never Knew I Needed
This top-notch Fenix HM65r headlamp showed me the light when I thought my old headlamp was fine.
What’s a Bladeless Ceiling Fan and Does It Really Work?
Ever hear of a bladeless ceiling fan? Neither had I. So we tried one out, and I have to say...
Homeowner’s Guide To Path Lighting
Unlike other landscape lights, path lights have a singular purpose: to light the path. Here's a rundown of the solar...
8 Best Solar Path Lights
Functional and eco-friendly, here are the best solar path lights to help you find your way around at night.
Brighten Up Any Project with the Family Handyman Approved Nebo Omni 2k Work Light
Looking for an addition to your toolbox that shines? Try the compact, bright and long-lasting Nebo Omni 2k work light.
How To Light Your Home: 10 Types of Light Fixtures
Upgrading or choosing new light fixtures for your home? This guide will give you the rundown of all of the...
13 Flashlight Tips and Tricks
Flashlights do more than brighten up a dark room. Here are some brilliant flashlight tips and tricks that just might...
7 Types of Ceiling Lights To Upgrade Your Home
Upgrade your ceiling lights and see what an impact it has on the overall look and feel of your home.
Tips for Choosing the Best Bedroom Lighting
Make your bedroom a sanctuary — one that has functional, useful and decorative lighting — with these nine expert tips.
9 Best Kitchen Light Fixtures
Make your kitchen warm, inviting and tailored to the tasks at hand with these best-of kitchen light fixtures.
The Best Bedroom Ceiling Lights
The bedroom of your dreams awaits. Set the mood with just the right light.
How to Choose Dining Room Light Fixtures
Want to give your dining room a new look? Something simple like a new light fixture can make a huge...
Bathroom Light Fixtures Buying Guide
Bathroom lighting merits as much attention as in any other room. For safety, utility and relaxation, choose bathroom light fixtures...
10 Best Pendant Light Fixtures for Your Home
From a Mobius loop of acrylic to pastel matte metal, the latest in lighting is here. Check out these 10...
10 Kitchen Lighting Design Ideas
Add brightness and style to your kitchen with these lighting ideas from Instagram.
Buyer’s Guide to LED Lights For the Bedroom
The right LED lighting in the bedroom can create an inviting atmosphere that promotes calm, relaxation and, of course, sleep.
10 Best Recessed Lights to Buy for Your Home
Recessed lights can be used to provide ambiance or accent illumination. If you're in the market, here's a roundup of...
Light Bulb Buyer’s Guide
LEDs are in. Incandescents are out. Here's everything else you need to know about choosing light bulb types for your...
The 8 Best Under Cabinet Lighting Options of 2022
The best under cabinet lighting fixtures transform dim, dull countertops into a bright and welcoming workspace.
Track Lighting Buyer’s Guide
If you think track lighting is an ugly strip of spotlights attached to the ceiling, think again! Here's what you...