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Kichler Expands Popular LED Landscape Lighting

Posted by Gavin Martin on Sat, June 19, 2010

Kichler Expands Popular LED Landscape Collection with Wall Wash Accent Light

Wall Wash Fixture Features Kichler's Advanced Design Pro LED Technology

Kichler Wall Wash FixtureKichler Lighting continues to expand its popular Design Pro LED Landscape Collection with a new, energy-saving Wall Wash accent light. Kichler® Design Pro LED Wall Wash creates a low, even light spread, ideal for illuminating shrubs, plants and textured wall surfaces and silhouetting special detailing.

The durable aluminum fixture not only delivers the warm, white light contractors and homeowners expect from professional lighting, but uses 80 percent less electricity than comparable halogen fixtures. Plus, the LED light chips last up to 40,000 hours, or approximately 18 years, so there's no need to change bulbs.

"We're very pleased to continue to provide landscape lighting professionals with the most advanced LED technology that meets the increased demand for energy-efficient outdoor products," said Jack Miller, Kichler senior product manager. "Our Design Pro LED fixtures not only provide cooler operating temperatures and superior color rendering, but are optimized for easier installation to save contractors time and money."

Offered in both Textured Architectural Bronze or Textured Black finishes, the fixture's durable, efficient electronics deliver consistent light output across a wide input voltage range (9-15 volts), virtually eliminating voltage drop issues. Optional mounting accessories also are available.

For additional information about this new product and Kichler's full line of Design Pro LED Landscape fixtures, which include path and spread lights, well lights and cowl lights, visit Kichler Landscape Lighting.  

Kichler Lighting is The Premium Choice in Landscape LightingTM. The company's landscape products include decorative path lights, accent lights, specialty items, transformers and accessories.

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Tags: Landscape Lighting, Kichler, LED lighting

Kichler Monarch Ceiling Fan Spinning Green

Posted by Gavin Martin on Wed, January 27, 2010

Kichler Monarch Ceiling Fans truly seem to have it all. Whether you are looking for a longer blade sweep, a better looking finish or trying to save energy, these fans deliver.

Kichler Monarch Collection

Longer Span

The Monarch Ceiling Fan Collection has a far reaching 70" blade sweep. The huge span allows for more air movement, its airflow is 5,241 cubic feet per minute when set on high. This means it does its job even in a large room. In fact, it is strong enough to take the place of two regular sized fans opening up decorating possibilities as well as saving electricity.

Greener Motor

In addition, the Monarchs use what is known in the industry as a PMDC (Permanent Magnet, Direct Current) motor. These are the fan motors of the future. What makes this really important is that these motors use 70% less energy then conventional fan motors. Yes. You heard that right. 70% less energy!

Simple, Attractive Looks

And even with all of this, The Monarch Collection doesn't fall short on looks. They have a subtle dimpled texture that flows out into the clean sweep of the blades. With a wide selection of glass and light kits, they are available in four finishes:

  • White powder with white blades
  • Wispy BrûleéTM with reversible Walnut/Cherry blades
  • Tannery Bronze® with reversible Teak/Cherry blades
  • And Oil Brushed Bronze® (our most popular finish) with reversible Cherry/Walnut blades

Kichler, the leader in decorative lighting, has really made an impact in the ceiling fan industry with its full investment to now also be a leader in ceiling fans. has all your Kichler Ceiling Fans in stock and ready to ship with Free Shipping.

Tags: Ceiling Fans, Kichler

Kichler Cabinet Lighting for Designer Kitchens

Posted by Gavin Martin on Tue, January 12, 2010

CABINET LIGHTING is low profile lighting designed to fit under or above cabinets.

Cabinet LightingWhether its Day Time or Night you need to put your lighting right where you need it when you need it. If you are working on tasks on the kitchen counter such as food prep then Kichler Under Cabinet Lighting is must to avoid working in the shadows. 

Not only does cabinet lighting shine on your task areas, but it also gives your kitchen that great designer look at night. 

Kichler Cabinet Lighting (KCL) makes your kitchen brighter, safer and more pleasant to work in. Their thin profile makes these cabinet lights easy to conceal. KCL takes your work out of the shadows and puts the light right where you need it.  Cabinet lighting can also be used to create a gentle, indirect ambience for a soft illumination in the kitchen.  Whatever your needs,  Kichler Cabinet lighting systems has the solution you are looking for. You can find these solutions along with all Kichler Lighting at  

All 12 volt  Kichler Cabinet lights use electronic transformers except for the fluorescents which use electronic ballasts.

Tags: Kitchen Lighting, Kichler Lighting, cabinet lighting, under cabinet lighting, Kichler

Kichler Launches Decorative Ceiling Fan Line

Posted by Gavin Martin on Tue, June 02, 2009
New Fan Line will Compliment Existing Lighting Families

Kichler® Lighting, the world's leading decorative lighting fixture company, now has a full decorative line of Ceiling Fans to compliment its well known lighting collections. No need to try matching another brand, homeowners now have an exciting and appealing way to match their interior Kichler® lighting with Kichler® ceiling fans of the same style and color. Kichler's decorative fan debut introduces companion fans to the brands most popular lighting families. Designed to appeal to a variety of tastes, consumers can now match their ceiling fans to chandeliers, sconces, pendants and other lighting fixtures in their homes. and are proud to be a leading online retailer of Kichler Ceiling Fans.

Kichler Ceiling FansCeiling fans are proven to help reduce energy costs. In the summer months you can use ceiling fans to get a wind chill effect to feel comfortable and cool without wasting air conditioning. During colder winter months, set your fan on reverse to re-circulate the warm air down that rises to the ceiling. This will conserve energy and save money on unnecessary heating bills. Kichler's beautiful ceiling fans: The Air of Distinction.

Each Kichler® ceiling fan includes a matching light kit and is accompanied by a newly designed, small, battery-powered remote. The remote is designed for mounting over a traditional wall switch plate, but can be used both in and out of its base for fan control anywhere in the room. The remote control adds convenience with its sleek and innovative design.

Kichler® has added fans, all available in multiple finishes, to match the following Kichler® families: Chicago TM , Circolo TM , Cottage Grove TM , Golden Iridescence TM, High-Country TM, Heather TM, Hendrick TM, Humbolt TM, KimberlyTM, LarissaTM, Meredith TM, Olympia TM, Rochelle TM, Structures and Wilton TM.

Tags: Ceiling Fans, Kichler

Kichler Lighting – Who is Kichler?

Posted by Gavin Martin on Sat, May 30, 2009

Kichler LightingKichler Lighting was started in 1938 by Leonard Kichler. In 1954 a gentleman by the name of Sam Minoff bought the small Cleveland decorative lighting company. As part of the purchase Sam promised to honor Leonard Kichler and never change the name of the company. He also agreed to maintain the excellence his customers had enjoyed. Sam kept his promises and Kichler Lighting is now the largest and most recognized Lighting Fixture company in the world.                                                                                      Kichler Lighting
Kichler Lighting is winner of 4 ARTS Lighting Manufacturer of the Year awards. Sam Minoff is a member of the Lighting Hall of Fame and is the inaugural winner of the ARTS Lifetime Achievement Award. Kichler Lighting is still family-owned and Sam brought the principals of leadership, loyalty, honesty and quality to this industry leading company.

These qualities are an important part of the makeup of every member of the Kichler Corporate family, each of whom understands decorative home lighting fixtures and who care about Kichler's customers.  In fact, each Kichler employee has been instilled, from the top down, with Sam's three guiding principals of Customer Care, Product Value and Excellence in Design.  Kichler is at the top of the list among retailers based on customer feedback about quality, reliability and ease of installation.                                             
At Kichler, they take pride in transforming light into beautiful, functional works of art. Kichler designers travel the world to discover the latest trends in interior and exterior style, colors and design. Then they translate the best of those trends into fixtures that will bring beauty, pleasure and light into your home to stand the test of time in both quality and design.

The result is a collection of distinctive fixtures that helps you express your personal style, taste and personality - whether it's casual, contemporary, urban or traditional. And to make it easy for you to decorate your entire home, we offer our lighting in family collections.

Kichler Lighting - Giving you a better way of lighting your world is not just our job, it's our passion.

Check out Kichler Lighting, Kichler Chandeliers, Kichler Pendants, Kichler Outdoor Lighting and Kichler Landscape Lighting at these fine retailers. 

Tags: Chandeliers, Outdoor Lighting, Kichler Lighting, Landscape Lighting, Kichler

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