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Below you'll find a list of all posts that have been categorized as “Lighting”

How to Care for My Landscape Lights

If you have landscape lights installed outside your home, you know that they require some type of basic maintenance to keep them in good working order. All landscape lights are an investment; even affordable ones add up. That’s why caring for these lights is important, as they will extend the life of your lights and offer better security and protection ...

How to Pick Path Lights for Your Property

Path lights are designed to light up paths, walkways, driveways and other perimeters around the home. While they certainly look aesthetically pleasing, their main goal is to guide people around your property safely. Below are some tips for selecting the best path lights for your home. Know the Function of Path Lights What is the purpose of adding path lights ...

Best Christmas Present: Landscape Lighting!

The holidays are just around the corner, and you know what that means: it’s time to start shopping for Christmas! Each year, more people have a harder time choosing the perfect gifts for their loved ones. As we get older, it’s common for us to buy the things we need, but that just makes adults harder to buy for! Thankfully, ...

How to Light Up Your New Jersey Landscape

Lighting up your New Jersey landscape involves more than just sticking a few lights into the ground. By choosing the right type and arrangement of landscape lighting, you can create the perfect outdoor space that offers beauty, security, safety and relaxation. Go for the Layers You want your yard to look equally brilliant whether it’s day or night. Choose a ...

Benefits of LED Landscape Lights

LED lights use light-emitting diodes as their source of illumination instead of traditional incandescent and fluorescent bulbs. There are many benefits to choosing these types of lights, especially for your outdoor space. Lowered Energy Consumption LED landscape lighting can save up to 80 percent in outdoor lighting costs, which could save you hundreds of dollars each year. Not only will ...

Outdoor Design on a Budget

Have you been spending your summer on the sidelines watching your neighbors make updates to their yard? Then it’s time to give your own space some attention! Outdoor design ideas can be a small investment, but there are many options available that can be done on a budget. By planning ahead and making use of all your space, you can ...

Think Outside the Box for Christmas

Christmas is just around the corner, although thanks to advertising and retail stores, you'd think it's been here for months.  I saw my first Christmas decorations in our local Walgreen's store the week before Halloween.  It really did bother me a bit, rushing the season like that, but when we got hit with a freak snowstorm on October 29 I ...

In the Right Light, at the Right Time, Everything is Extraordinary

Today's blog title is a quote from Aaron Rose.  It was the first quote that struck me when I thought about writing a piece on low voltage lighting, and this simple statement really says it all. Outdoor lights create mood and drama.We have a deep fascination with light.  What type of lighting we use in any given situation sets the ...