Monthly Archive for: ‘December, 2018’

Maximizing the Benefits of Outdoor Lighting

Maximizing the Benefits of Outdoor Lighting

If you’ve ever walked or driven down a dark residential street and noticed that some houses just look nicer than others, you’ve probably noticed the benefits of outdoor lighting. A home with minimal lighting at night doesn’t look like much. But a home with elegant, well thought out and designed lighting is a sight to behold. If you want to …

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Unique Outdoor Lighting Ideas

Unique Outdoor Lighting Ideas

Outdoor lighting is there to make your home look great at night. Of course, there’s good lighting, and there’s great lighting. So what’s the difference? You know it when you see it, but it’s not always easy to pinpoint. Good lighting checks all the boxes and lights up all the right things: walkways, trees, columns, entryways. But good lighting can …

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Reduce Light Pollution from Outdoor Lighting

Reduce Light Pollution from Outdoor Lighting

Consumers are becoming more and more environmentally conscious. Of course, many municipalities have made recycling available for decades. Responsible homeowners make sure to separate out their glass, plastic, paper, and metal to keep it out of landfills. New technologies have also made it easier to reduce our carbon footprint. Energy efficient appliances and lighting options, like CFLs and LEDs, have …

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Outdoor Stairway Lighting

Outdoor Stairway Lighting

One of the goals of outdoor lighting is to make sure that spaces are usable at night. Another function is for safety and security. Those two goals come together when it comes to outdoor stairway lighting. Of course, stairways themselves may take many forms. Indoors, stairways are almost always a simple way to get from one level of a building …

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