David Hunt Brand Partner 2018

David Hunt are one of the longest surviving British Lighting Manufacturers. Founded in Birmingham during the 19th century and famous for unique ranges such as the Antler collection and the simple yet elegant Hyde range; David Hunt is based in the scenic North Cotswold town of Shipston on Stour where they have been creating truly […]

The History of Tiffany Lighting

Tiffany Lighting Louis Comfort Tiffany (1848-1933) The History of Tiffany Lighting Louis Comfort Tiffany, one of America’s most applauded artists and a pioneer of the Art Nouveau style, was born in New York in 1848 to Charles Lewis Tiffany, the founder of Tiffany & Co., the highly respected jewellery retailer. Louis C Tiffany made his […]

How to Clean Light Fittings

David Hunt Lighting SPU1240- Sputnik 12 light, Brass

Maximising Visible Light Output Luminaires come with directions on how to fit them, but they very rarely contain instructions on how to clean lighting fittings and lamp shades. Surprising when the slow build up of dust and dirt accounts for a loss of one-third of light output before the dirt becomes noticeable, according to consumer […]

Lighting Language

Lighting Language I don’t know how you feel, but I have so much more confidence in making purchases and asking for advice when I have a bit of background knowledge. So in this post I hope to boost your confidence in purchasing your lighting needs with a basic run down on domestic lighting language. Luminaires […]

Welcome to the Blog.

Lighting by Refined Lighting Welcome to the Refined Lighting blog! We are very excited to introduce our brand new blog and hope that our customers, old and new alike, will find it a useful tool when choosing their lighting for whatever their function and desired effect. Types of Lighting Whether it be a simple task […]