Trade Advantage Program

Lighting & Design Glossary - Q


One of the most abundant minerals on Earth, which comes in a wide range of varieties, including Onyx, Amethyst and Citrine. Quartz is used as a crystal oscillator in clocks and watches, among other uses.

Quick Connect

A handy installation design used for hanging ceiling fixtures, like single and multi-light pendants. The pendant screws into the canopy (typically sold together on, where the electronic driver allows for wireless installation. Different pendants may be used with the same canopy, allowing for a fast change-out if a different look is desired in the future. Quick Connect is a term used by Besa Lighting and WAC lighting brands. Also known as RapidJack (ET2 Lighting) and Uni-Plug (Bruck Lighting Systems), among others.

Quick Ship

At, the term "Quick Ship" is applied to lighting, furniture and accessories that are shipped within 24 hours on weekdays.

Some brands are excluded.

Alessi, Artek, Arteriors, Artkalia, Bambrella, BDI, Bernhardt Design, Blomus, Blu Dot, Calligaris, Cane-line, Carl Hansen, Cherner Chair Company, Chilewich, Copeland Furniture, Driade, dweLED, Ethnicraft, Fermob, Fine Art Handcrafted Lighting, FLOS, Fredrick Ramond, Gan Rugs, Greenington, Gus Modern, Heller, Herman Miller, Hinkley, Hubbardton Forge, Huppe, Iittala, Kartell, Kebe, Knoll, Lafer, Lafuma, Lechuza, Loll Designs, Loloi, Luceplan, Lyon Beton, Magis, Marset, Midj, Minka Aire Fans, Modern Fan Company, Modern Forms, Modloft, Modloft Black, Moooi Carpets, Nanimarquina, Nelson Bubble Lamps, Nomon, Petite Friture, QLOCKTWO, Roll & Hill, Secto Design, Teckell, Toulemonde Bochart, Visual Comfort, Vitra, Vondom, WAC Lighting, ZANEEN design. Some eligible brands may include items that do not qualify for this promotion. This list is subject to change at any time. All open-box, clearance, light bulbs and some sale items are also excluded from this offer. Cannot be combined with any other offers or past orders.

Discount does not apply to furniture, clearance or open-box items.