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3 Common Bathroom Lighting Mistakes to Avoid

Posted on Jan 31, 2017 by Andrea



Ah, the bathroom. Whether yours is an oasis or a heavily trafficked room thanks to the kids, one thing is consistent regardless: you need good lighting.

That said, effectively lighting a bathroom can be tricky. Small rooms and tight spaces can make it challenging when it comes to placing sconces, ceiling lights, and even light switches. Not to mention the bathroom needs to accommodate a variety of tasks that require different types of lighting.

Feeling overwhelmed? Don't worry—we can help! Here are three bathroom lighting mistakes to avoid.

Bathroom Lighting Mistake #1: Not Including Enough Light

It's easy to think one overhead light might be enough, but too little lighting can makes certain tasks difficult


Wolfers Lighting & System 7 Seminar: The LED Dilemma for Electrical Contractors

Posted on Jan 23, 2017 by Andrea

LEDS are all the rage with our customers, and for good reason. They're versatile, energy efficient, and long lasting.

 But LEDs have their challenges as well, especially for builders and electrical contractors. This is why we're offering a FREE lighting seminar that addresses these challenges.

  • Topic: The LED Dilemma for Electrical Contractors
  • Presented by: Wolfers Lighting and System 7
  • Where: Wolfers Lighting, Waltham showroom
  • When: Wednesday, February 8, from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
  • Who should attend: Builders and Electricians 

Space is limited! Register for this FREE seminar now.


This seminar will address the LED dilemmas that contractors face, specifically:


Wolfers Lighting Shines the Spotlight on Metropolitan

Posted on Jan 13, 2017 by Andrea

We know how much time, energy, and money people put into their home renovations. We also know how important it is for homeowners to take a holistic view of their space, meaning that they think about how all the different elements—lighting, flooring, cabinets, countertops, and so forth—will work together.

As such, we're committed to sharing expert advice that can help our customers (and readers of this blog, in particular) make the best decisions regarding their renovation projects.               

Today, we have a Q&A with the folks from Metropolitan Cabinets and Countertops, the largest cabinet manufacturer in the region for more than 30 years. The company, which has showrooms in Natick, Norwood, Wakefield, and Watertown, recently won a Best of Boston Home Award 2017.

Without further ado, here's the Q&A.


WOLFERS: OK, time for the 60-seceond elevator pitch. Tell us a little bit about Metropolitan.


Wolfers Lighting,  System 7 and The Boston Shade Company Merge

Posted on Jan 04, 2017 by Andrea

The region's leaders in home technology, motorized shading, and lighting join forces

Wolfers Lighting, System 7, and The Boston Shade Company announced plans today to merge, bringing together the best in home technology, motorized shading, and lighting to create the region’s only full-service lighting and home integration company. The three companies have all built successful businesses through their unwavering commitment to providing state-of-the-art solutions, innovative products, and premier service to the most discriminating homeowners in New England.