In early February, our very own Larry Spada visited the Meredith Corporation, home to magazines like Traditional Home, Better Homes and Gardens, DIY and Ladies’ Home Journal. As part of his presentation, Larry discussed the latest trends in outdoor living and outdoor lighting. As a result, Outdoor Lighting Perspectives was recently featured on! Traditional Home’s website!
The piece focuses on how" low voltage outdoor lighting “with everybody suffering from frugality fatigue, people are investing in their outdoor spaces again for one of two reasons: making their home more enjoyable if they plan to stay in it, or making it more attractive to sell.”
Outdoor living is a booming category, with more and more people looking to spend more time outdoors. Well, without outdoor lighting, homeowners find themselves pushed indoors when the sun goes down, but with outdoor lighting, that outdoor living space becomes a fully functional room that can be used for any type of outdoor entertaining.
For those that are looking to sell their home, outdoor lighting may make the property stand apart from the others on the market. When my husband and I were looking for a house, we did a ton (stress A TON) of drivebys through neighborhoods that we were interested in. The problem? We both have full time jobs that often get us home after dark so we couldn’t SEE a lot of those homes. If only they had had outdoor lighting…
Thank you to Traditional Home for your great outdoor lighting coverage! To learn more about how architectural and landscape lighting can enhance your home, please visit OutdoorLights.com.