The saw is roaring in his ears. Standing on the ladder, he guides the thin saw blade along the pencil line. Only a few centimetres separate him from success. Done – a small piece of plasterboard becomes a victim of gravity and falls to the ground. Daniel puts his fingers into the borehole and fiddles the thin cable out of the opening. Just plug it in and you're done. Easier than expected – he smiles relaxed. This project had cost him many sleepless nights. Now he looks at his work with satisfaction.
The first apartment
13. November 2018 · Anna Zimmermann
Out of the old nursery and into a new world. Away from the parents' house, towards the first, own apartment. That's exactly what I'd dreamed of for a long time! How would I arrange the rooms? For years I had imagined what my own four walls would look like.
Now for the first time I hold my keys in my hand and have a grin like a Cheshire cat on my face. The most important pieces of furniture have already found their place – now only the right lighting is missing.
Relax & Work
Dimmers and more: Find the perfect function for your home
30. October 2018 · René Moser
Home – feet up – strenuous day. At least that was the plan: As soon as you enter the living room, the bright light shines into your eyes. "Oh, how awkward!", it breaks out of you. And there it is – your mission: Pleasant lighting to relax after a strenuous day at the office.
Bath & Mirror Luminaires
The women whisperer - Colour Rendering Index
12. October 2018 · Vanessa Koch
A delicate hint of rosé on the cheeks, perfect contours and a breath-taking look. I didn't see all this when I looked at myself in the mirror of the elevator. With the feeling of being at the mercy I took the few steps to our open-plan office. There the partly questioning, partly unbelieving looks stabbed me in the back. I began to think: "Is that really necessary?"
Light off for halogen lamps
17. September 2018 · René Moser
September makes everything new. At least when it comes to the final step towards banning halogen lamps. For several years now, the EU has been successfully phasing out electricity guzzlers by means of legislation. At just under 60, the halogen lamps has reached retirement age and is leaving the stage. We have summarised for you here exactly how this departure looks like and who shines as a new star in the lamp sky.
Sustainable, practical, good – solar luminaires
13. September 2018 · Anna Zimmermann
You like to grill? Then you spend a large part of the summer on your terrace or balcony. When the last sunrays flash through the treetops at the end of the day, twilight falls over the landscape. It's only a few minutes till nightfall. Then comes their big performance: We are talking about our solar luminaires. Why these are so practical and what this investment has to do with sustainability, we show you here.
Trend & Design
Design or no design
29. August 2018 · Anna Schoesser
Andreas Gabl started managing the product design department at EGLO this year. Anna had the opportunity to interview him and in that way she was able to get a short insight behind the scenes of the product-design process.
The joys of beautiful light sparks - 8 bright tips
03. August 2018 · Judith Günther
What would our home be without light? Finding the right luminaire is not an easy task. Therefore, we have compiled 8 helpful suggestions for the way to the lighting of your dreams.