Lighting Ideas For Spring

Summer might feel like it’s a long way away, but it’s not too early to start thinking about enjoying your yard and deck after the sun goes down. Our experts at Nite Time Decor Oakville are available to help you plan your landscape lighting to best highlight the features of your home or business with an eye to aesthetics, function, safety and security.

Here are some of the most popular lighting solutions for outdoor lighting.

String Lights

One of the easiest solutions for outdoor lighting are string lights. These require very little preparation – just string them up and plug them in. They can be used along a wall as accent lights or hung over an outdoor living space to provide general area lighting.String lights work well in trees, or over a dining area to provide ambiance without creating light pollution.

Portable Lights

Portable lights are a great, versatile and quick solution for some outdoor ambiance. These wireless lights come in a variety of styles, heights, and finishes.Solar powered LED lights are a great option and are well-suited to a wide range of applications from pathway lighting, garden lighting, pool deck security lighting, and many more options. A great bonus is that you can move these lights depending on your lighting needs.

Edge Lighting

LED strip lights can mounted to the underside of many surfaces to provide subtle outdoor lighting that serves many purposes. Whether you’re looking to use them to light up stairs or level changes on your deck, along a railing, bench seating, or an outdoor bar or kitchen as area lighting, this is a great option that suits almost any outdoor space. Not only will these lights look great, but they’ll also double as effective safety lighting

Edge lighting can also be used to define walkways and paths around your yard to help people navigate a dark or unfamiliar yard.

Garden Lights

Don’t let the sun go down on all that hard work you’ve put into landscaping plants, gardens and other features. Show off all that hard work by choosing garden lights to correspond with the type of garden you have. There are several ways to illuminate your gardens to create an atmosphere that is warm and inviting for your guests. Up lights accentuate taller plants or can be shone against a light-coloured backdrop highlighting the greenery. Down lights put the focus on ground cover or lower plants and provide safety lighting for paths without blinding guests.

Architecture Lights

Your home is beautiful, why not show it off? Want to highlight the fantastic natural stone, columns or symmetry of your home? Want to create a visual focal point at night with yardornaments or features, well designed architectural lighting not only creates curb appeal and pleasing aesthetics but also helps deter theft and break-ins.

Contact Nite Time Decor

Looking to install or upgrade your outdoor landscape lighting? Contact our experienced lighting professionals at Nite Time Decor Oakville. Our experts can create a versatile, functional and beautiful lighting layout to highlight your home or business and keep your family or customers safe. Contact our team at Nite Time Decor to get started today!