Landscape lighting can do many things for your property. It can provide your home with more safety and security, it can create a relaxing ambiance for you to enjoy after dark and it can add to the actual curb appeal and value of your home and property. Solar landscape lighting is a great way to provide lighting to various parts of the landscape while saving money and protecting the environment. Here are just a few of the different types of solar landscape lighting available and how each can add to the safety or attractiveness of you property.
Hanging solar lights are often shaped like lanterns and can come in a variety of colors while string lights come on a string much like Christmas lights. These types of lights are used to bring soft light to your patio or deck or to highlight certain areas of your garden. They provide a soft glow for late night entertaining and create a more intimate atmosphere to your outside dining. Step or path lights are usually at ground level or a little higher and are used to light up the stairs of your home, your driveway or the path to your garden. These lights provide a safe way to navigate these places after dark and provide curb appeal for your home. More inventive uses of these types of lights are in flower beds to light up your colorful flowers after dark. They add to the fantasy of fairy gardens and can add a magical dimension to more formal flower gardens as well. Since they use the sun's rays they are a renewable energy source which is better for the environment as well as your pocketbook. Best of all as long as you have a few hours of sun each day solar lighting can provide light for all your landscaping lighting needs. Solar landscape lighting offers you a variety of choices and one of them are bound to enhance your own landscape whatever it may be.
Solar floodlights or pole lights can be placed on the corners or side of your home, around your pool or anywhere in your yard where you have need to light up a larger area. These lights can be used for after dark entertaining in your backyard, around your pool or simply as a means of security to allow you to see when someone is approaching your home after dark. Since they provide a bright light to a large area they are great for those late night tennis games or simply for when you want to enjoy an evening in the back yard with friends and neighbors.
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