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lighting buying guide

Traditional Building's Buying Guide to manufacturers, suppliers, and designers of traditional and period-style interior and exterior lighting and electrical elements, including chandeliers, lanterns, ceiling fans, and gas lighting.

Buying Guide Spotlight

Crown Point Cabinetry

Crown Point Cabinetry

Manufacturer of custom cabinetry in period styles: Shaker, Victorian, Arts & Crafts, Early American & traditional styles.

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Historical Arts & Casting, Inc.▼

Designer & custom fabricator of ornamental metalwork: doors, windows, hardware, stairs, balustrades, registers, fences, lighting, gutters, columns, weathervanes, snow guards, cupolas, planters, fireplace tools & more; iron, bronze, aluminum & steel; restoration services.

This exterior light fixture, part of the Hillcrest collection, is from House of Antique Hardware; shown here in Imperial Bronze.

House of Antique Hardware

Manufacturer & supplier of vintage reproduction door, window, shutter, cabinet & furniture hardware & accessories: Federal, Victorian, Colonial Revival, Craftsman & Deco styles; lighting fixtures, push-button switches & plates; bathroom accessories; registers & grilles.

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Allen Architectural Metals, Inc.

Manufacturer of ornamental metal: casting & metal fabrication; street amenities, signage, lighting, columns, building components, doors, cupolas, finials, cresting, architectural elements, canopies, bollards, railings & grilles; variety of alloys & finishes.

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Aurora Lampworks

Provider of full-service custom lighting restoration, replication & fabrication: metalsmithing, glass blowing & slumping; metal finishing & patination; gas burning; blending old-world techniques with modern-day technologies.

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Authentic Designs

Manufacturer of historical lighting fixtures & specialty metal products: chandeliers, lanterns, sconces & table lamps crafted in brass, copper, terne metal & Vermont maple; Early American & Colonial; CUL/UL listed for wet & damp locations.

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Ball & Ball Lighting

Fabricator of historical lighting: chandeliers, sconces, pendants, lanterns & table lamps; Early American & Turn of the Century styles; antique & salvaged originals, new designs, custom work & reproductions; stair handrails; restoration services.

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Crenshaw Lighting

Manufacturer of decorative lighting fixtures: period & custom designs; historical restoration & reproduction; lighting for worship.

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Deep Landing Workshop

Manufacturer of custom lighting fixtures: chandeliers, sconces, pendants & lanterns; new designs, historic reproductions & custom work; handcrafted in wood, tin, brass or copper; glass, mica or alabaster shades.

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Gaby's Shoppe

Manufacturer of handcrafted decorative iron drapery hardware: for curved & angled bay windows & arches; 30 standard finishes; more than 100 finial options.

Grand Light

Grand Light

Restorer of historic lighting fixtures & manufacturer of custom lighting fixtures: metal fabrication, glass fabrication, metal finishing, polishing, painting, welding, abrasive blasting; replication.

Heritage metalwork

Heritage Metalworks

Heritage Metalworks is a foundry, blacksmith shop and fabricator of signature & custom lighting, period correct hardware, and architectural metalwork in brass, bronze, iron, copper and stainless steel.

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Herwig Lighting

Designer & manufacturer of handcrafted cast metalwork: period-design lanterns, street lighting, posts, custom outdoor lighting, street clocks, benches, bollards, custom plaques, signs & more; aluminum & bronze; since 1908.

Historical arts and casting

Historical Arts & Casting, Inc.▼

Designer & custom fabricator of ornamental metalwork: doors, windows, hardware, stairs, balustrades, registers, fences, lighting, gutters, columns, weathervanes, snow guards, cupolas, planters, fireplace tools & more; iron, bronze, aluminum & steel; restoration services.

This exterior light fixture, part of the Hillcrest collection, is from House of Antique Hardware; shown here in Imperial Bronze.

House of Antique Hardware

Manufacturer & supplier of vintage reproduction door, window, shutter, cabinet & furniture hardware & accessories: Federal, Victorian, Colonial Revival, Craftsman & Deco styles; lighting fixtures, push-button switches & plates; bathroom accessories; registers & grilles.

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James DeMartis Metal Studio

Custom architectural metal artisan business. All manner of custom indoor and outdoor site specific metal objects, i.e., furniture, railings, gates, fencing, fireplace accessories, lighting, hardware, sculpture and architectural details.

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Kreilick Conservation, LLC

Kreilick Conservation, LLC provides laboratory and field analysis of materials, condition assessments, emergency response and stabilization, treatment, documentation, and maintenance of architectural elements, monuments, sculpture, and objects, specializing in metals and masonry.

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Lantern Masters

From Modern to Classical, Lantern Masters creates thoughtfully designed and constructed lighting, producing a refined and sophisticated look in any environment. Whether intricate and ornate or sleek and minimal, you can ensure a beautiful handcrafted product along with an exceptional personalized experience.

Period Lighting Fixtures

Period Lighting Fixtures, Inc.

Manufacturer of 250+ handcrafted reproduction 18th- & 19th-century fixtures: wood-turned/metal chandeliers, aged-tin/pewter sconces & lanterns; most licensed by Colonial Williamsburg, historic Deerfield & Old Sturbridge Village.

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Rambusch Lighting Co.

Designer & fabricator of custom & engineered lighting for 100 years: for churches & public spaces; conservation & replication of lighting fixtures.

Remains Lightning 12

Remains Lighting

Custom lighting solutions since 1996. Commercial, residential & institutional, ecclesiastical, educational; creative collaboration & design services; meticulously handcrafted exterior & interior lighting; historical & traditional lighting & mirrors; lighting restoration; UL certified, LED, incandescent & gas fixtures; sustainable leading-edge manufacturing in LEED-Gold factory.

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Robinson Iron Corp.

Designer & installer of custom metalwork: fountains, columns, fences, doors, railings, sculpture, benches, grilles, cresting, street lighting & gazebos; wrought iron/steel, aluminum, bronze & cast iron; historical restoration.

St. Louis Antique Lighting

St. Louis Antique Lighting Co.

Manufacturer & supplier of architectural lighting: all styles; historical reproductions & custom lighting; restoration services; commercial & ecclesiastical projects.

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Steven Handelman Studios

Custom lighting, Historic reproduction and Restoration services for every Architectural Style.

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Wiemann Metalcraft

Designer, fabricator, finisher & installer of fine quality custom ornamental metalwork: railings, fences, gates, custom, hot-rolled steel doors & windows, lighting, grilles, bronze & aluminum entry doors; all cast- & wrought-metal alloys, finishes & architectural styles; since 1940.

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Woolen Mill Fan Co.

Manufacturer of decorative ceiling fans: historic & new designs; belt-&-pulley models & beltless single-motor units; iron, bronze & aluminum castings.