There are different types of housing that your lights go in. Understanding how these lights function
better allow you to have a strong landscape lighting design that will complement your home.
Uplights. These lights help to illuminate architectural structures such as walls,
trunks or other focal points of the garden. They are either installed in the ground below grade, or
ground to dramatically enhance the area with illumination from below. One of the most common
to accent key points of the landscape, and the most economical lights.
Downlights. These are lights are above ground, usually with a covering over the lamp
the light points down onto the desired surface or object. These lights are great for illuminating
surfaces for safety, security or recreational purposes, and often are chosen to line pathways,
assistance or low growing shrubs.
Flood Lights. Use these lights to wall wash retaining walls, the architecture of
the grade and texture of rock features. These fixtures are available with a frosted lens and hex
protect the eye from glare.
Wall lights.Wall lights are fixtures that are mounted directly onto the hardscape
structures of the landscape, usally onto the fences or walls of the property. Use these lights along
fenceline to direct guests safely through pathways, or install onto front faces of walls for a
Remember: Before you begin any installation, make sure to get some information regarding your local
electrical regulations. The requirements for low voltage and line voltage may also be different.
your local authorities or seek professional help if necessary.
GREEN INSTALLATION - We use commercial grade materials in our installations that are backed by the
warranty in the business. We only install LED lamps which use less electricity than traditional
lights. Over the lifespan, a halogen bulb will last. LEDs in comparison have a lifespan of. This
significant savings in electrical bills. There is a big difference in quality between the lights we
and lights you can find at Home Depot. Those and other big box retailers often stock cheap, made in
lights with plastic housing. This system will look fine the first 6 months, but the cheaper material
made to withstand the rainy weather of our Coast. Any water that gets into the housing will corrode,
Over time, it will be prone to water entering the system, causing electrical failure. The solution
is to use better fixtures. Metal Alloy made to withstand. Premium brass constructed fixtures are
resistant, and technology is so advanced that there are lifetime warranties that are offered on some
products. We only install high quality fixtures for our lighting systems.
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