The Legrand Story
There's nothing plain about the switches, dimmers and wall plates that Adorne by Legrand makes. After all, the company has more than 100 years of experience and innovation to draw upon. Based in Limoges, France, Legrand first opened for business in the United States in 1984. It was just one in a series of worldwide expansions and acquisitions that Legrand has made in the last 40 years. Now, In addition to residential switches and dimmers, Legrand is a leader in commercial controls, cables and digital systems.
Why We Love Adorne by Legrand
Legrand's Adorne collection takes dimmers, switches, outlets and wall plates to a new level of smarts, style and sophistication. The Adorne collection is designed especially for homes, with a range of advanced control options--including ones that you can tap, touch, wave at, push or toggle. They've also developed more than 30 beautiful color/finish options for the Adorne switches and wall plates, ranging from bright colors to cast metals to wood tones. They are also pushing the envelope in undercabinet lighting systems, offering high tech features like mobile device plug-ins, stands and speakers.
Fun Facts About Legrand
Legrand goes above and beyond in their Adorne collection wall plates: the Black Leather option is genuine leather, the Wenge Wood and French Oak styles are real wood, and the metallic finishes are cast metal. Pieces of the Adorne collection are commonly featured in design publications and on HGTV.
Noteworthy Products From Legrand
A hidden (electrical) gem: It looks like a basic wall plate, but when pushed, the Legrand Adorne Pop-Out Outlet glides out to reveal 3 outlets to plug into. And for a complete cabinet light system you will love, look to the Adorne undercabinet lighting system.