The Best Hospitality Lighting From Top 5 Vacation Getaways

Find out what lighting makes for he best hospitality lighting.

How to D.I.Y. Paintable Ceramic Wall Sconces & Pendant Lighting

Ceramic wall sconces and pendants can be a beautiful addition to any home decor, providing both functionality and aesthetic appeal. By adding a personal touch through painting, you can transform these sconces and pendants into unique pieces that reflect your style and personality. In this blog post, we’ll explore various painting techniques to help you … Read more

How to Choose the Right Light Bulb

In today’s market, choosing the right type of light bulb can be overwhelming. With advancements in technology and a wide range of options available, it’s important to understand the differences between each type to make an informed decision. In this comprehensive guide, we will explore the different types of light bulbs, including incandescent, CFL, LED, … Read more

Tips for: First Time Renovators


Renovating your home is no walk in the park. As a team who has been a party to renovations and has renovated spaces ourselves, we understand the undertaking in what being a renovator truly is. Renovation is far more than just a cosmetic uplift – it is a demolition, starting from the bottom, big time … Read more

Pinch Me, This is Our Job!

“I am a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.” – Thomas Jefferson  In the spirit of St. Patrick’s Day, we wanted to quickly share how lucky we are to do what we do day in and day out. As a small business, we have … Read more

Remembering Our Why: More than Lighting 

Remembering Our Why: More than Lighting Blog

When Cinnamon first dreamt of A19, she never imagined it would manifest itself to what it has become. There is no lack of passion when it comes to her work – in fact, A19’s core values are built on the passion she has for making sure every person feels seen, heard, and appreciated for their … Read more

What to Do With the New: Tips for Planning for 2022

“Every new beginning comes from some other beginning’s end.” – Seneca  The new year is finally here, which means a new beginning is in our lap. We’ve talked a lot about how to declutter your life and rid yourself of anything (or anyone) that is weighing you down – but once you’ve said bye to … Read more

Out With the Old, In With the New

 “Life is full and overflowing with the new. But it is necessary to empty out the old to make room for the new to enter.” – Eileen Caddy 2021 was a year of hope & optimism — a year of reframing. While the year brought a great deal of good, it’s important to weed out … Read more

Why You Should Make the Switch: 5 Reasons to Switch to LED Lighting

Made to last, ceramic lighting is an increasingly hot commodity for homes & businesses. Its durable exterior can withstand extreme temperatures and harsh (even outdoor) environments without deteriorating, and are customizable to your space’s aesthetic. Most of our standard fixtures, with some exceptions, come with E26 medium base screw shell sockets and accept standard incandescent, … Read more

What Can Design Do for You?

What Can Design Do for You?  Design, by basic definition, is the act of creating or planning something with a specific purpose. There are many layers of design objectively; but have you ever wondered what design can do on a deeper level?  At A19, we strive to not only create fixtures, but to create feelings … Read more