Solutions to Common Landscape Lighting Problems

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Common landscape lighting problems

When most homeowners consider installing landscaping, they’re thinking about designing an outdoor oasis full of lush greenery and colorful flowers. They’re thinking of trees to shade seating areas and provide privacy from neighboring yards. They’re thinking of an expanse of soft grass where kids can play. What some people fail to consider until after installing their landscaping is how they will use their yard space after dark. Although most houses have outdoor lighting at the entryways, this simply might not… Read More

5 Ways to Upgrade Your Garden Landscape Lighting

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Upgrading your garden lighting can transform your backyard to the peaceful oasis and entertaining space you've always dreamed of.

Backyard gardens have always been important havens of solitude for world-weary homeowners, as well as venues for entertaining family members and friends, weather permitting. Some homeowners go to great lengths to include landscaping that makes their garden feel lush, inviting, private, and more. This helps to transport visitors to another world, away from the hustle and bustle of daily life. The Great Recession made outdoor living spaces even more important as belt-tightening forced families to forego their plans of upgrading… Read More

5 Historic Home Lighting Design Tips

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There are plenty of ways you can add modern lighting elements to a historical home - starting with these tips on incorporating two diverse elements.

Whether you’ve recently purchased an older home or you’ve been living in one for a while, you might be keen to upgrade the lighting. However, there are additional considerations when you’re dealing with historic home lighting. You want the conveniences and benefits of modern lighting, but you also want to preserve the style and aesthetic of your architecture. Here are a few design tips to help you accomplish all of your goals where lighting is concerned. 1. Match Architectural Style The… Read More

Solar Lighting v. LED: Why LED is Better For Security

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LED (Light Emitting Diodes) lights are durable, resilient, and efficient, making them a superior security choice when compared to solar lighting.

At Elegant Accents, we strive to provide you with the best lighting solutions, no matter your needs and desires. From small projects to large designs, we are sure to bring your outdoors to light. When designing a landscape and outdoor lighting scheme, we effectively enhance the beauty of your home and its scenery. While creating a striking lighting display is a primary focus, we also consider the best strategy to improve the safety and security of your home. With our… Read More

Solar Lighting v. LED: LED is Longer Lasting and You Won’t Worry About A Cloudy Day

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LED (Light Emitting Diodes) is preferable to solar for outdoor and landscape lighting because it is long-lasting and not subject to inclement weather.

At Elegant Accents, we are committed to providing our customers with the most beautiful outdoor and landscape lighting. With 16 years in the business, our company has enhanced the look and safety of countless homes. We take pride in our work and strive to provide a quality, long lasting, and reliable lighting system to all of our customers. Whether your project is big or small, we take care to improve the beauty and security of your home. Throughout our many… Read More