In ground LED uplights also known as buried ground lights are becoming an increasingly popular way for both home and business owners to show off their beautiful landscaping. Walkover LED lights can be used anywhere on your grounds and provide highlighting for a number of different features. Here is a look at some of the uses for in ground LED uplights.
Placing buried ground lights in pathways meandering through your garden or leading to your house provides safety lighting so that people can see all obstacles in their way. In addition ground LED uplights shining up from your pathway creates an almost fantasy glow for the nearby surrounding area.
Flower Bed Lighting
In ground LED uplights also work well as flower bed lighting shining on plants from the bottom up giving the flowers and plants a added dimension that other type of landscaping lighting simply can’t give. Best of all buried ground lights don’t show the lighting fixtures themselves and almost aren’t seen during the day light hours.
Along a Garden Wall or Fence
If you have an interesting garden wall or fence placing walk over lights along your garden wall can provide a wonderful nighttime effect to overall to outdoor landscaping. This type of lighting can really show special features of your property and add to the overall curb appeal of your home.
Walkover LED Lights for Your Patio
In ground LED Uprights used in patio flooring (especially gravel flooring) not only gives your patio a quiet glow, but allows you to use your outdoor living space longer during the evening hours, which can be a real benefit during the warmer months.
Why Choose LED Ground Uplights?
With more traditional lighting options available, you may be wondering why LED in ground lighting is the best choice. As it turns out there are a lot of different reasons why including:
- Durable- LED lighting can handle lower temperatures than more traditional lighting options, which means that when cold weather comes and temperatures drop you will be able to depend on these lights to continue functioning.
- Long-Lasting- LED lighting is extremely long lasting with these lights lasting 20,000, 50,000, 70,000 hours or more depending on the specific light you purchase. This means that these lights will last you for years before they ever need to be changed.
- Energy Efficient- LED lighting is extremely energy efficient using only between 20% and 50% of the energy that is required by more traditional lighting. Saving this much energy means that you are saving money on your energy bill as well as reducing the demand for energy on local utility companies.
- Affordable- LED lighting is also more affordable than most people think. Not only does this type of lighting only cost slightly more initially, LED lights can actually save you money in the long run due to the energy savings and the fact that you will never need to purchase a single light bulb.
You do need to make sure that your have lighting wired by a professional electrician.