When selecting your Garden Lights consider which areas of the garden may require task lighting, such as paths patios and decking as well as the more decorative parts of your garden where you may want to just highlight with accent lighting. Preparation and planning in the early stages will pay dividends to the completed scheme so that you achieve both a functional and attractive space that you will be able to enjoy throughout the year as an extra living space for you, your friends and family.
You can create drama by highlighting trees or your favorite shrub with uplighters and spotlights, which can be further used near a pond to create intimate reflections on the water’s surface. Different fittings have a variety of fixings from ground spikes to hanging loops so you will be sure to find something that suits your individual requirements
Candle-lit Lanterns are a versatile and attractive option to create a certain soft flickering mood type light in the garden, they can be easily moved around as required, hung from a hook, tree, branch or placed on a flat even surface on the terrace. For safety one should never leave burning candles unattended and should always ensure that children and pets are supervised at all times around lighted candles and lanterns
There are now many great energy saving lighting options for your garden that can be 80% less expensive to run than standard fittings. LED Technology is moving at a fast pace with many of our manufactures offering both modern and traditional styles within their range
Look for clear IP rating on each light, indicating the waterproof properties of the individual fitting. We always recommend that you seek the advice of a qualified electrician to ensure that the fitting you wish to use in your garden is safe for the purpose for which it is intended and that it is installed in accordance with current regulations and the manufacturer’s instructions.