The countdown is on until we “spring” forward with the clocks, which means longer days and warmer temperatures. If you’re like most, you’re dreaming of backyard BBQ’s, warmer evenings on the porch swing, and enjoying your outdoor space to the fullest.
Landscape lighting is rapidly gaining popularity as new LED technology has made installation and design easier. Low voltage lighting adds security and highlights beautiful features of your landscape in the hours when you would not have enough light to enjoy your landscape. It is also adds to the enjoyment of the landscape in the winter months when the nights are much longer. LED lighting illuminates views that would normally be unseen from your warm house without the lights.
Enhancing your landscape with lighting is one of the top ten ways to increase curb appeal, according to realtors. Low voltage lighting along walkways, around a patio, water feature or sitting area, or up-lighting your trees and shrubs can add interest and make your property more welcoming. LED lights are very energy efficient and should last for many years. Lighting should be considered with every landscape remodel project.
The good news is that lighting can be installed when the ground isn’t frozen. So, you can be sure to get the most out of the quickly approaching spring and summer months. Take care of it now to lengthen the amount of time you can enjoy your landscape in the long-awaited spring and summer months.
Now is also an excellent time to plan that new patio, pergola, deck, or water feature. Give us a call to set up a consultation so we can bring your dreams to life.