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  • August 17, 2021
  • Monica Duggan

Four things to consider when planning your perfect outdoor lighting scheme Fri, Jul 30, 2021, 06:00 Denise O’Connor Outdoor lighting creates a lovely atmosphere during the summer when you’re spending time outdoors. Photograph: Getty Images  Most things for the outdoors tend to have a relatively short window of use in this country. From garden furniture […]

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  • Denise O'Connor, Design, Garden Lighting, Interior Design, Lighting Design, Outdoor Lighting, The Irish Times
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  • August 10, 2021
  • Monica Duggan

Original article here THANK YOU TO DENISE O’CONNOR FOR THIS GREAT PIECE IN THE IRISH TIMES! Busy at the best of times, the open-plan spaces in our homes have become even busier in the last 12 months. With so much going on in one space, planning a lighting scheme can be challenging. Here are four […]

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  • Getting the lighting right, Interior Lighting Design, Irish Times, Lighting Design, Lighting Products, Monica Duggan, Open Plan Space, willie duggan
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  • June 1, 2021
  • Monica Duggan

When lighting what some might call was your ‘standard’ home, people tend to believe that there is no need to pay for the services of a lighting designer. However, and of course, we tend to differ! So what value do we bring to a standard home that warrants paying for the service of a lighting […]

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  • downlights, Electrics, Floor Plan, functional lighting, Home renovation, kitchen, Kitchen Design, Lighting Design, lighting designer, Lighting Plan, lighting tips, Monica Duggan, mood lighting, newbuild, Renovation, selfbuild, willie duggan
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  • January 12, 2021
  • Monica Duggan

We offer a range of residential lighting consultation packages and to give you a feel for them and what to expect, this is a snippet from a recent online consult. Willie takes our clients through various points to consider when it comes to the exterior of their project. Please contact us if you’d like to […]

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  • Online Consultation, Residential Lighting, Residential lighting design
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  • November 17, 2020
  • Monica Duggan

A Guide to Buying Bulbs Were you ever baffled by the mention of an E14 or 27, got confused at talk of a GU10 or Bayonet cap…well you’re not alone! Lighting to us is second nature and we list off bulb names like they’re going out of fashion, but that’s not the case for the […]

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  • Baynetcap, bulbs, E14, GU10, guide, LED, lightbulbs, talalighting, tips, willieduggan
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  • October 13, 2020
  • Monica Duggan

Has your lampshade ever let you down? In this Covid era of Zoom meetings and Skype dinners, a limp lampshade doesn’t set your background alight or send out the professional image you were hoping to portray.

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  • floor lamp, hints, Lampshades, pendant light, reducer, spacer, table lamp, tricks
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