Home / About Kichler / News Room / Kichler Press Releases / 2-8-12 Decorative Kichler Introduces Two Decorative LightingCollections to Harmonize with Today’s Home New Lighting Styles and Finishes Reflect the Desires of the 2012 Homebuyer CLEVELAND – Feb. 8, 2012 – The new “must-have” for today’s homebuyer is well-placed, well-designed lighting. Inspired lighting enlarges and energizes a space, enhances a room’s appearance, and accents architectural features, increasing a home’s appeal to buyers. “Trend-savvy builders are using lighting to make living spaces more interesting, giving them an edge that helps to close sales,” notes Jeff Dross, Kichler’s corporate director of education and industry trends. “In keeping with consumer preferences, they are selecting cleaner, simpler lighting styles in finishes such as Brushed Nickel and Olde Bronze®.” Expanding its broad range of quality lighting choices for builders, Kichler Lighting is introducing two new collections ideal for every room of today’s home. New families from Kichler on display at the 2012 International Builders’ Show (booth #w1759) are: The Armida Collection – Available in Chrome, Brushed Nickel or Olde Bronze® finishes to harmonize with a variety of styles, the fixtures in Kichler’s Armida Family feature sleek, softly curved arms with tapered Satin Etched glass shades. This eleven-piece collection includes a foyer light, mini pendant, two-light island fixture, chandeliers, wall sconce, bath fixtures and a semi flush that converts into a pendant, making this family ideal for incorporating a matching lighting design throughout the home. The Tanglewood Collection – The elegant style of Kichler’s Tanglewood collection offers twelve beautifully designed, traditionally-styled pieces including a semi flush, foyer light, two-light island fixture, pendants, chandeliers, a wall sconce and matching bath fixtures. Available in Brushed Nickel and Olde Bronze® finishes with Satin Etched glass shades, this family boasts exquisite detail in the delicately curved arms that come together to form a heart-shaped design on many of the fixtures. Kichler® is a world leader in decorative lighting and ceiling fans, encompassing more than 3,000 products, including chandeliers, wall sconces, bath lighting, ceiling fans, under-cabinet lighting, landscape lighting, outdoor lighting, lamps, mirrors and accessories. A leader in energy-efficient technology, Kichler’s line of Design Pro LED fixtures feature several winners of the Lighting for Tomorrow Award, sponsored by the Consortium for Energy Efficiency, the U.S. Department of Energy and the American Lighting Association. Kichler products can be purchased at independent lighting showrooms nationwide. View Kichler products, as well as interactive electronic catalogs, at www.kichler.com.