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  1. Home suite home

    Posted Oct 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Susan Schwartz

    ... features, including art.' Christopher Bene, from Chang Bene Design, says all-white interiors with unusual lighting fixtures are a trend, as is recycled wood for floors and walls. Lighting is often overlooked but is a crucial part of the planning process. Lighting expert William Kwan, from LUMIN8, says your home should be lit in such a way that it makes you want to linger. ...

  2. Twilight fixtures a way to beat summer heat

    Posted Jul 07th 2010, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... to a change for the better. If the club is to continue to stray into July as far as it will this season, there is good argument for reprogramming these meetings as twilight fixtures. By the time ... the starting time by two or three hours to the mid-afternoon and finishing in the evening would have the effect of taking the sting out of the heat, and twilight fixtures on a limited basis have proved ...

  3. Rescuing the night with a curfew on light

    Posted Jun 17th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... or ornamental lighting. Other lighting fixtures should be shielded. Sky beamers- intense, focused lighting directed at the sky- will be banned everywhere. Cheng said there was strong public backing ... Cheung Chi-fai The Symphony of Lights, the city's nightly light show, could go dark if Friends of the Earth has its way. Along with the decorative searchlights that adorn ...

  4. Lighting up the darkness

    Posted Jul 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Andrea Li

    ... Andrea Li The untapped potential of the mainland's western areas may have been the reason behind Optiled Lighting International's decision to start up its own LED lighting ... primarily to serve the local community, the facility is expected to produce 400,000 units of LED fixtures and lamps annually. 'The plan is to distribute locally, though the possible production ...

  5. Optiled glad to help switch to energy-saving lighting

    Posted Oct 11th 2010, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu Energy-saving light bulbs are great for the environment, but for some consumers they are still not such a bright idea. Peter Chan Cheong-tak, the managing director of Optiled Lighting International, said consumers had expressed two major concerns about energy-saving lighting- namely that the light needed to be brighter and also more nicely designed. 'Ten years ago, ...

  6. Copper

    Posted Jun 13th 2010, 12:00am by Kavita Daswani

    ... Landscape Light (amazon.com, plus other retailers), which is part lighting fixture, part conversation piece. It looks like a slightly tilted urn on a pedestal and comes in a burnished copper finish. ... of curved copper pipes. British designer Tom Dixon (tomdixon.net; Hong Kong retailers include Lane Crawford and Ovo) has a line of copper lighting that's at once striking, modern and elegant: ...

  7. Homes adopt green technology

    Posted Nov 19th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Education is the key and homeowners should aim towards using light fixtures with energy labels. Green practices at home should be implemented, such as setting air conditioners at 25.5C and switching ... example, some LED spot lights, ceiling lights and LED tubes used for long hours provide a payback period of two to three years compared with more conventional light fittings. Solar photovoltaic ...

  8. Fresh ideas on health insurance welcome

    Posted Feb 18th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... done in this town and such a step should not be taken lightly. But there is a case for it in the short term, at least to play a part in keeping private insurers 'honest', to quote ... a permanent fixture. A government official has rightly ruled out a call for some of the HK$50 billion start-up fund for health financing reform to be used to subsidise higher premiums for people ...

  9. Beating a retreat

    Posted Sep 05th 2010, 12:00am by Suzanne Harrison

    ... a contoured, timber-look metal light fixture hanging above the staircase. 'You don't want too much detail,' says Chang. Instead, attention has been focused on a sense of fluidity, ... Above the Kotak dining table (HK$19,950), also from Tree, hangs a Tolomeo light fixture, featuring parchment shades and adjustable arms. The fixture was designed by Michele De Lucchi ...

  10. Bending rules

    Posted Dec 12th 2010, 12:00am by Liana Cafolla

    ... of walnut and is fitted with slim fluorescent fixtures. The result is a soft and relaxing light. Styling David Roden ... but it became a design feature and inspired some innovative fixtures. 'We had to design the furniture around it and even cut the marble in concentric curves as well as had a curved rug custom ...




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