Make your home stand out from the rest of the neighborhood; landscape lighting is a valuable asset increasing safety and security while extending your outdoor living space into the evening hours. More and more families are spending time outdoors to relax, eat dinner, entertain, play games and more. With fall weather here, what better way to continue spending your time in the great outdoors than with a functional landscape lighting design.
A professionally installed landscape lighting system is a great investment. With proper placement of lighting fixtures, your home will display beautifully and bright in the evening hours, giving it the attention and curb appeal it deserves, while increasing security and safety. Proper outdoor lighting will increase the value of your home; extend your outdoor living time, safely guide you and your guests through the landscape and increase security. Eliminate dark spaces in the landscape and set your lighting system to a timer that will welcome you home after a long days work as daylight hours diminish and then automatically shut off in the early morning hours.
Types of Outdoor Lighting Fixtures
There are varieties of low-voltage landscape lighting fixtures that will each contribute to the success of an outdoor lighting plan.
• Path lights are practical outdoor lighting fixtures that not only emphasize the driveways, paths and walkways throughout your home’s landscaping; they illuminate low growing plants and groundcovers.
• Uplighting/Accent Lighting is used to accentuate the architecture of your home, specimen plantings and highlight garden features. Illuminate trees from below to shine up and accent the beautiful shape of plantings. Highlight garden accents, specimen plantings and give your home the curb appeal it deserves in the evening hours as well.
• Downlighting, also referred to as, moonlighting mimics the soft glow of a natural full moon. These hidden fixtures are a great way to highlight landscape planting beds, pools, paths, driveways and ponds. Highlight the beauty of your landscape while achieving and imitating natural full moon light.
• Specialty, Underwater, Wall washes and other lighting options are available to create a one-of-a-kind lighting plan that utilizes the spectacular features in your landscape.
Crimson Valley Landscaping designs and installs landscaping lighting systems that will properly highlight your home’s exterior to create a functional, beautiful and safe landscape in the evening. We will use a variety of outdoor lighting fixtures to balance the light and extend your outdoor living time. Contact us today to receive a free at-home lighting demonstration.
Also, learn more about the outdoor fireplaces and fire pits that we have to offer. Fireplaces and fire pits are another great way for you to light up the night and keep you warm to stay outdoors and enjoy this beautiful fall weather.
The following is just a small sample of the many lighting styles we offer.