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Sep 22

Coastal Lighting & Supply

Posted on September 22, 2017 at 8:17 AM by Communications Department

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Coastal Lighting & Supply is a family owned, lighting distributor that has been in business for nearly 40 years.  They provide service in the areas of commercial, residential, and new construction, and offers lighting solutions with the goal of providing exceptional service to its customer base.  

Started in 1978, Coastal Lighting opened its first location in Chesapeake and then added its current Newport News location, which is located at 311 Ed Wright Lane.  They specialize in light bulbs, commercial and interior lighting, dimmers, lighting controls, and hard to find lighting items and special orders.  In addition to traditional lighting needs, the company’s expertise also focuses on LED lighting and efficiency. 
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The company has 15 employees and works closely with major lighting manufacturers such as RAB, Topaz, and Sylvania.  Over the years, the company’s customer base has grown to include government contractors, restaurants, hospitals, colleges, electrical contractors, retail stores, and local municipalities.  Its service area covers Virginia and parts of North Carolina and its online ordering service includes customers from primarily the entire east coast.      

Coastal values its relationship with its clients as a high priority. As part of their customer service program, they provide educational/informational resources to prospective clients to help them learn about energy conservation.  They also provide no cost site visitations and consultations for prospective customers.  To learn more, please visit the Coastal Lighting & Supply website.