The latest news from the Andrews Light Up team
Is Black the New White? | Using Black Feature Lighting
Providing that exciting contrast, a black light fitting makes a statement. In most applications, the use of a black feature lighting draws attention without shouting and most often doesn’t clash with every other “colour”. While black is not a colour, it is probably fast becoming the “colour” most often used in feature lighting. Using black […]
Make Your Garden Glow | Lighting Tips For Your Outdoor Area
Light Up your outdoor area with Andrews Light Up! When it comes to outdoor lighting, the saying “less is more” should be in the back of your mind 24/7. Unlike indoor lighting, outdoor requires less artificial light to accentuate light, shadows, and patterns in your garden. It can be helpful to walk around your outdoor […]
Take a trip down memory lane | Vintage and Retro Styling Tips
Adding hints of traditional, vintage features or retro-inspired accents, you can create the ultimate modern home with a nostalgic feel attached. Nothing says home more than putting your own unique spin on classic interior styling, so we’ve outlined a few tips to guide you through your restyling mission. Vintage Styling The early 20th century introduced […]
Choose The Right Cooling Option For Your Home
It’s that time of year. The mercury is rising, tempers are getting short, and households around the country are starting their annual debate. No, not whether to watch the tennis or cricket, but which option is better for cooling your home – air-conditioning or ceiling fans? Cool your home for less One of the top […]
Creating the ultimate outdoor entertaining space
Small Spaces Small outdoor entertaining spaces are not necessarily a disadvantage when it comes to decorating. By incorporating a few different elements in a small space will make it appear larger. Decking is a great idea to make the entertaining spaces pop as well as pot plants, hanging lights and vertical gardens. In order to […]
Renovation Interior Design Inspiration
The best part of a renovation? Choosing the inspiration. If you’re interested in this year’s interior design trends keep on reading. Minimal It is no surprise that minimalist interior design is majorly trending at the moment. As a simple, cost effective layout, this design creates more room space and accentuates stand out furniture pieces. Use […]
How To Plan Your Next Renovation
Renovations are a valuable and rewarding experience. Though, it can be a challenging task, there is nothing more rewarding than turning a house into a home. To begin your journey, there are a few things you should consider. Timing First of all, the timing of your renovation. You may feel inspired and ready to start […]
Bringing new lighting ideas to the table
Effective lighting, particularly table lamps, can make such a difference to your home. Changing the atmosphere in your space can be as simple as flicking the switch and turning on a lamp. A well-placed table lamp can raise the décor of any room. But how do you know which one to choose? And are there […]
What does Designer Pendant Lighting deliver?
Make a statement or shed some practical light – the right pendant lighting can tick all the boxes. As designers get more adventurous with styling and materials, there is an ever-growing selection of pendant lighting available. What about one feature pendant over a table or in the centre of a living space? Or a row […]
Floor Lamps for practical light and atmosphere
Floor lamps have many applications in a living space. Whether to provide general, ambient light or directional task light. A well placed floor lamp can light a room all on its own. It provides an option to overhead lighting. Functional and decorative, express yourself with a floor lamp. Often overlooked by lighting designers, the effective […]
Create instant atmosphere with a well placed table lamp. Whether it is a feature in its own right, or a practical light giver or both; a table lamp is very versatile. Think of a table lamp as a decor piece that enhances both the light in the space and creats a feeling of intimacy.
A wall lamp or wall sconce, correctly placed, can make all the difference from a practical and design perspective. A directional wall light behind a bed is a very practical reading light, leaving the bedside table free for everything else you might like to have on it! A carefully selected wall sconce (or two) can […]
What Shade of White Is It?
Without a doubt, the hardest colour to photograph or describe is WHITE! Shades of blue or red can be described with some degree of accuracy. White though is always perceived differently. How I ‘see’ a white is most likely going to be different to how YOU see a white, almost every time. We have a […]
Winter is Here!
Chilly mornings and shorter days can mean only one thing…. winter is upon us! We start to spend more time indoors with a warming rug and a good book. All you need now is a welcoming and practical lamp beside you. Lamps are available to suit all decor styles and needs. Slimline lamps for bedsides […]
Bronx DC Ceiling Fan
Just arrived, the Bronx DC ceiling fan series are setting new benchmarks for style and performance. The Bronx is available in 2 sizes, and 3 colours. Powered by a super-efficient DC motor which drives the Bronx to deliver incredible air movement. See the Bronx ceiling fan on display at your nearest Andrews Light Up store […]
Our end of financial year sale (EOFYS) is upon us, with savings storewide. Save up to 60% off selected lights, lamps and ceiling fans, with everything at least 20% off! Save our team at stocktake and save yourself 20 to 60% off! That’s right! Everything in store or online is at least 20% off the […]
You don’t see many of those now!
The team at Andrews Light Up – Maroochydore searched on Google and identified this fluorescent globe. A customer came in looking to replace this globe. One of the earliest “compact” fluorescent globes, the Philips SL lamp was cutting edge in its day! The SL was one of the first retrofit fluoro globes, designed to replace […]
Great news! The popular Flexi LED is back in stock. We love the Flexi LED for its small footprint against the wall and its simple on/off toggle switch. The goose-neck can be angled where ever you want the LED light. Because its a small but bright beam of light, Flexi LED is ideal if one […]
Even prettier than we expected! Delicate organza ribbon and “faux” crystal beads make Tilly a lovely DIY shade. She would suit a ladies’ bedroom or living area. Available in black or white organza, Tilly would make a lovely gift.
Searching for the ideal bathroom vanity light? With its sleek and compact styling, Mode is the perfect vanity light for your modern bathroom. Mode comes in three sizes, in a matt black or white finish, great for most common vanities. Adjust to your ideal lighting position for reduced shadowing. No more missing patches when shaving […]
Are you after a pendant in the ever popular industrial look , but a little softer? Then have a look at the Malt pendant. Soft rounded edges. Complete with a natural wooden shaft above the metal shade for that added touch of Scandinavia! Available in three sizes, 22cm, 32cm and 48cm, in black or white. […]
The just arrived Delaware pendant range is a perfect mix of black metalware and crystal for those wanting to create an elegant Hampton look. Delaware is available in 3 sizes, to accommodate all room sizes. It now comes in a matching wall light and table lamp to complete that look. Ideal to add that little […]
Contemporary, functional and affordable – sums up the new Nebula LED pendant. This slimline circular design is available in two sizes (40cm or 60cm) and two colours (black or white). Hang two different sizes together in the entrance to get that Wow factor! For that lovely diffused light down onto your dining table, a singular […]
The Chester is an industrial pendant full of layers and textures. A matt black metal shade sits proudly atop a ring of wire mesh and cascades down to crown this pendant. The middle wire mesh layer provides the perfect balance between heavy and light industrial and allows you to show off a decorative LED filament bulb. A thin band of matt black metal embraces the bottom of the wire mesh to add that final layer […]