There’s never a bad time to start dreaming of warmer weather. That’s why you need to have the basics for planning your comfy outdoor hangout – regardless of what the thermometer says. Just be sure to check back in February, when we’ll have even more options for welcoming those warm, sunny days.
Outdoor lighting adds beauty, safety and security to your home. A well-designed lighting plan will dramatically change your new home’s landscape. When the sun goes down, outdoor lighting keeps the outside of your home bright and cosy. You will need approved for outdoor use lamps, and you can choose to have both lamps for walls and ceilings. They come in different styles with both frosted and clear glass to help you find what’s best for you.
Today Interior Decoration offers you a selection of outdoor lamps, to help you make the most of the summer nights outside. Check below some fantastic outdoor lighting ideas!
Decide where to place lighting by taking note of the shading and highlighting created by natural light. Note the textures of your landscape and potentially unsafe areas, and plan accordingly.
Select a focal point or main element to design around: large trees, a main entrance, etc.
Make it easier for guests to locate your house by lighting house numbers.
Enhance the ambience of your patio with the right lighting. You can also add different colors to strike the right mood. Combine lighting techniques for interest and appeal.
For summer nights or family lunches on sunday, having your outdoor well-lit is very important to have a perfect and cozy environment. Have you found a favorite light source above?