LED ground lights outdoor are a great addition to any outdoor lighting. These types of lights are more unobtrusive, lower profile and safer that other types of ground lighting because the lighting fixtures for these lights are in the ground where they can’t be seen or tripped over. In ground lighting can add beauty and curb appeal to your home or business and can be used in a number of different ways. Here is a look at where and for what LED ground lights can be used.
To Uplight Trees and Bushes
Using LED ground lights to uplight trees and bushes gives these yard and garden plants a nice warm glow often showing brighter lighting at the base of the tree or bush and filtering the light more and more as the lighting spreads up through the leaves and branches.
LED walk over lights make great pathway lighting, since these lights are recessed into the ground and provide upward lighting so that anyone walking the path have a clearly lighted view providing safety after dark. These LED ground lights can be used on paths leading up to your home or business, or through a large garden to prevent those strolling after dark from walking on the various flowers and plants.
Pool Side Lighting
LED ground lights are also a way of providing poolside lighting around the parameter of your swimming pool. Using in ground lighting around the pool functions both for safety and as an aesthetically pleasing form of garden décor.
Use as Patio Lighting
LED walk over lights are also sometimes placed into the floor of patios to provide lighting for using the patio at night when the weather is clear and warm. Depending on how many in ground lights you use on your patio, you can light up your patio quite well with these lights alone.
Around the Parameter of Your Building
Placing LED ground lights in the flower beds around the parameters of your home or business can provide lighting that enhances the exterior of your home since these lights will light up your flower bed and wash over part of the exterior walls of your building.
Benefits of LED Lighting
LED ground lights outdoor have many benefits including:
- These lights are durable. LED lights can withstand lower temperatures than more traditional lights can withstand, which means that these lights can be used in areas where the weather is colder during the winter months.
- LED lights are energy efficient which means that these lights use less energy than more traditional lighting options, which can save you money on your energy bill.
- LED is long lasting. LED walkover lights can provide you with anywhere from 20,000 to 70,000 hours of light depending on the in ground lighting you choose. This means that this lighting can last you several years before they need to be changed.
LED walk over lights do need to be hard wired into your 240 electric main so you need to have the wiring done by a professional licensed electrician.