Harold’s Lighting Blog



We challenge you to take some time out every month to try and make your home a better living space. These challenges are just small suggestions that can anyone can do to help make their space feel more inviting or comfortable. This month, we’re challenging our friends to take time out to make their bathroom … Continue reading SEPTEMBER HOME STYLE CHALLENGE

End of Summer Home Maintenance Checklist

Summer is coming to an end. School is back in and people’s routines go back into order. Before you’ve got your day scheduled out and on autopilot you may want to take a minute to prepare your home for the changes ahead. Summer, contrary to what you may think, can take a toll on the … Continue reading End of Summer Home Maintenance Checklist


Happy Labor Day!

Happy Labor Day from Harold’s Lighting in Seattle and Bellevue! Signaling the end of Summer – Labor Day is here! That means most of us get to take the day off to soak in the last of the sunshine and reflect on how lucky most of us are to have jobs and live in the … Continue reading Happy Labor Day!


Enhance your curb appeal with exterior lighting!

Looking for ways to enhance your house’s curb appeal? There’s only so much yard work one can handle! The right exterior lighting choices can help create an inviting and open feel. Here are a few tips to keep in mind while choosing exterior lighting options for your home: Choose a finish on your fixtures that … Continue reading Enhance your curb appeal with exterior lighting!


Track Lighting Basics

Many people think track lighting had it’s time, or is only meant for galleries and hanging art. Advancement in technology and design has brought new life to track lighting and we’re excited to be seeing it show up in some of the most beautiful homes in the area. When selecting track lighting for your home, you … Continue reading Track Lighting Basics


Table Lamp Rules

Finding the right table lamp can be almost as difficult as choosing what color to paint your walls. When you bring home the one you picked one out it just seems a little too small or somewhat out of place. Knowing what to look for before you shop is the key to making this process go … Continue reading Table Lamp Rules

Types of recessed lighting fixtures

Recessed lighting can be an excellent solution to provide ambient lighting to a room in your home. Do you know there are different types of recessed light fixtures? Choosing the right recessed fixture for your room shouldn’t be rocket science, but each style should be considered for it’s light giving benefits as well as it’s … Continue reading Types of recessed lighting fixtures


Harold’s Lighting 60th Annual Summer Sale is ON!

Did you hear what time it is? It’s Harold’s Lighting 60th Annual Summer Sale time!! Don’t miss out on the biggest and best sale of the year. Come in to our showroom and get 20 – 50% off storewide! It doesn’t get any better than this. Harold’s Lighting has been providing residents of the Seattle … Continue reading Harold’s Lighting 60th Annual Summer Sale is ON!

Harold’s employees on the go!

Every year a group of Harold’s Lighting employees get together for an action packed trip from Seattle to Portland — on bikes! Here’s a photo of our biking pals from our Harold’s Lighting Facebook page: The trip is long, but they keep doing it, so it must be worth it! Go team Harold’s Lighting!

How low should I hang my chandelier?

This is one of the most common questions we get. Getting the right size chandelier is one thing, then how to hang it is another! You’ll need to consider the size of the room, size of table, and size of fixture to figure out the right height for hanging. You’ll want to pick the right location … Continue reading How low should I hang my chandelier?