Harold’s Lighting Blog


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?

Bathroom Interior Design Dimensions

Installing or placing appropriate light fixtures isn’t easy if the room is poorly laid out in the first place. The best interior designers can identify these problems quickly and help homeowners either fix the problem or show them how to “trick” the space with lighting techniques. The bathroom packs the most task related activities in a … Continue reading Bathroom Interior Design Dimensions


Happy 4th of July!!

Happy 4th of July from all of us at Harold’s Lighting Summer is officially here! There’s nothing like 4th of July in Seattle. The weather may not be reliable, but rain or shine, we’re having a good time! We’re proud to be American and appreciate the freedoms this country provides. Today we celebrate with family … Continue reading Happy 4th of July!!

Live Video – Hubbardton Forge Products

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again – we love Hubbardton Forge products! We also love sharing things with our friends on social media! Check out this Facebook Live video we did a few weeks ago spotlighting the new Hubbardton Forge fixtures we have in our showroom: Hubbardton Forge makes some of the highest … Continue reading Live Video – Hubbardton Forge Products


Follow Us on Pinterest!

Harold’s Lighting is on Pinterest!! We’re always looking for interesting and new products to bring in the store and have found Pinterest to be a great resource for lighting products! Connect with us! We love looking at our customer’s boards and finding new and exciting ideas. Find us here » Pinterest is a great source … Continue reading Follow Us on Pinterest!

Modern Ceiling Fan

3 Reasons to Sleep with a Bedroom Ceiling Fan

We’ve heard it from everywhere – getting a good night’s rest is one of the most important things we can do for ourselves. The benefits of sleeping well are obvious. What does a bedroom ceiling fan have to do with sleep? Let us tell you! REASON #1 Air Circulation Proper air circulation is important for … Continue reading 3 Reasons to Sleep with a Bedroom Ceiling Fan

Light Switch Plates

Most homeowners don’t put light switch plates in their design plans. While they aren’t the most important decision to consider while designing your lighting options in your home or office, it’s important to know that you’ve got options! Switch plates may be small, but we use them every day and they’re all over our homes. Installing … Continue reading Light Switch Plates


Basic Lamp Shade Shapes

Lamp shades come in all shapes and sizes. No one knows that more than Harold’s Lighting in Seattle. Our extensive lamp shade showroom houses thousands of different lamp shades in almost any imaginable size or shape. If we don’t have the right shade in stock for your lamp or light fixture, our experts can make … Continue reading Basic Lamp Shade Shapes