As the evenings are getting dark earlier, look around your home, yard and neighborhood. Do you see areas that pose safety and security questions?
Much is said about the stunning affect residential and commercial outdoor lighting can have on architectural and landscaping features. However, in addition to the aesthetic benefits, a low voltage outdoor lighting system also offers the following safety and security benefits…
- Eliminates dark exterior areas where vandals can easily hide, making it a strong deterrent for break-ins and home or community invasions.
- Creates a welcoming and inviting appearance.
- Increases safety by lighting up path ways, pool walkways and entry ways.
Simple and affordable safety and security preventative measures can be taken by installing a few fixtures in the unlit areas of your yard or common areas of your community.
To learn more about lighting design techniques that can help you maximize your home and neighborhood’s safety and security, visit Outdoor Lighting Perspectives.