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6 hot lighting trends for 2018

Look into the interior design crystal ball with these 6 hot trends in lighting for 2018

8 things to consider when working out your reno

Any renovation, big or small, has at least one thing in common – it needs to be planned right to achieve the results you want

Bring your reno to life

The trend in Australia toward renovating homes has exploded in recent years. Driven on by the huge popularity of home renovation shows on TV, the economics of remodelling an existing dwelling plus the sheer sense of achievement of making a home truly your own are just some of the reasons Aussie are in love with the reno.

5 home decorating mistakes you need to avoid

Beware! There are pitfalls at every turn when it comes to decorating your home. But fear not, here at Lighting Illusions, we’ve got your back.

5 ways to use LEDs to reinvent your living spaces

LED lighting is on trend right now - and with good reason.

Talking Fans: Part II

Last week we looked at the continuing popularity of fans and their role in cooling, and indeed warming, our homes, including in conjunction with air conditioning. This time, we’ll examine fan controls, sizes, materials and blade numbers as well as where to put you fan.

Talking Fans: Part I

The ceiling fan— a child of the Industrial Revolution—is still one of the most sensible solutions to home comfort despite a virtual revolution in the world of home appliances.

How to properly light a room

Proper lighting is essential for any home. Without it, there would be no colour and when there isn’t enough, it dampens the energy of a room and can literally bring you down.

The coolest fans you’ll never hear

Ceiling fans have not, in the main, been a source of aesthetic pleasure in homes or business premises in the past. But an Australia-based team of Swiss-German engineers has turned that thinking on its head with Aeratron’s AE series.

Why you need fans even if you have air conditioners

Do you use your ceiling fans alone until it gets too hot and then turn on your air conditioner and turn the fans off? That's a big mistake. Here's why.