Top ideas to use outdoor lighting
Landscape lighting is another area that many homes are beginning to merge. The idea is simple and obvious – light up the outside of your home to make it inviting and look better at night.
Importance of outdoor landscape lighting
Outdoor lighting can significantly benefit the aesthetics of your home. It can also act as a security asset by creating a safer environment.
They can also be as helpful when traveling in the dark, acting as a kind of star to guide you the right way!
The top five ideas to incorporate landscape lighting
Path lights and driveway ground lights are a great way to illuminate driveways. They create a bright perimeter and make it easy to see upon entering your property at night.
Suppose you’re looking to save even more on space. In that case, exterior wall lights and ceiling lights are excellent for giving off brightness without taking up space on the ground or walls.
- Patio lighting
It’s essential to know how to best showcase your home at night while also taking into account what other features in the space will look like under some gentle illumination.
They could be in shades of white or cream to give off a relaxed feel or beautiful colored bulbs set to change every few minutes.
- Pool surrounding lighting
If your deck has a pool, you will need to take extra precautions to provide proper lighting.
You can use deck lights or, better, recessed lights. They provide more safety and help create an illuminated boundary for the pool area well.
A covered deck area isn’t merely a place to hang out. It’s a place meant to be utilized for many activities. Spotlighting ensures that the right amount of light is available at night when enjoying the outdoors.
- Walkway lighting
An inground light is a circle-shaped fixture that installs directly into the ground and is often used to illuminate walkways and driveways.
Types of Fixtures
Not sure which lighting fixtures to use? At FSI Landscape Supply, we carry an array of products designed to provide bright, vibrant light.
Whether you’re looking for a stylish lantern or garden lights, you’ll find the lighting features to help illuminate any landscape design.
The SWAY LOW:
The SWAY LOW is a flexible and versatile short bollard with a height of 60 cm.
The stylish SWAY LOW Pearl Grey provides a unique 360-degree lighting effect that adds both different textures and light to your décor. It can be used in decorative grasses and many other fun and exciting applications!
These light posts are made from anodized aluminum and are “all climate-proof.”
The ACE HIGH FLAT GREY:
The flat grayscale model of the ACE-HIGH bollard is designed to produce a downward on two sides. This lighting feature makes it perfect for illuminating between plants and ornamental grasses.
This lighting effect is ideal for illumination when your main objective is to keep things from growing beneath you, such as on sidewalks or at the bottom of a staircase.
EVO GROUND 300 12V:
This is a multifunctional integrated line-lighting with a sleek architectural design. The EVO integrated LED line-lighting lets your imagination run wild in paving design with all lights on the track.
With a sleek and round design, BLINK 12V is a wall fixture in warm silver-coated aluminum. It is designed to illuminate a fence or wall with a wide and attractive downward light.
MINI SCOPE 12V:
This particular small spotlight is delivered with a bracket and ground stake. It’s designed for illuminating low plants and trees up to 3 meters tall with a flashlight. Still, you can reposition it by adding an optional high mount bracket.
There are many designs and colors to choose from when it comes to outdoor lighting. We recommend that you find a landscape supply expert who can help you make the right choice for your vision and landscape requirements.