I recently joined the iPhone4 revolution. Last night I added 8 home related apps to it. One of them was houzz (http://www.houzz.com/). A client told me about it yesterday. So last night I found the inspiration for this post in the flashing images in the palm of my hand. iPhone reminded me of the endless supply of cool home fixtures available online.
Here are 5 Tips to remember when buying home fixtures online:
If you want a specialty fixture, buy it online. Examples: A really small sink for a powder room or unique lighting fixtures.
Items we have bought for our projects online:
Tons of Light Fixtures - pendant, hand made glass, unique metal
Range hood vent
Safe Doors (think bank vault)
Library ladder hardware
Pull down attic ladders
When to buy fixtures from a distributor or retailer: