Outdoor Lighting

February 22nd, 2024 gleam-admin
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The Ultimate Guide to Outdoor Lighting

Outdoor lighting not only enhances the beauty of your outdoor space but also plays a crucial role in safety and security. From creating a warm ambiance for gatherings to adding curb appeal to your home, the right lighting can transform your space into a magical retreat. In this blog post, we will explore the different types of lighting options available, information about design, and the benefits of investing in quality outdoor lighting installation.


Types of Lighting

There are several types of lighting to consider, including pathway lights, spotlights, string lights, deck lights, and wall-mounted lights. Pathway lights are perfect for guiding guests along walkways, while spotlights can highlight key features of your landscaping. String lights add a festive touch to outdoor gatherings, while deck lights provide safety and ambiance for outdoor decks and patios. Wall-mounted lights can illuminate your home’s exterior and enhance its architectural features.


When designing your lighting scheme, Our team of experienced outdoor lighting designers will consider the purpose of each lighting fixture, the layout of your outdoor space, and the overall ambiance you want to create. Balance is key – mix different types of lighting to create depth and interest. Focus on key areas such as entryways, pathways, outdoor seating areas, and landscaping features.


Investing in experienced lighting designers & installers is so important. Many landscapers and other contractors will try to sell outdoor lighting, but they don’t truly understand lighting, how to properly design it, and what applications to use to create a beautiful ambiance. At Gleam electrical and lighting design we have experienced lighting designers & installers that have had years of training and have won national awards for our lighting designs. At Gleam we only use quality lighting fixtures, not only does it enhance the beauty of your space but also will last a lifetime and provide years of safety and security to your home. Well-lit outdoor areas deter intruders and provide a safe environment for you and your guests. Additionally, lighting can extend the use of your outdoor space into the evening hours, allowing you to enjoy your outdoor oasis long after the sun sets.


Outdoor lighting is a versatile and essential element of any outdoor space. By choosing Gleam Electrical & Lighting Design, we can create a welcoming and safe environment for your family and guests to enjoy. Whether you’re hosting a summer BBQ or simply relaxing on your patio, lighting can elevate your outdoor experience to a whole new level. So let us illuminate your outdoor space and let it shine bright!