How to Light a Pool Area

A beautifully lit pool with bubblers inside and plants all around

There are few features of your home that can add the kind of entertainment value, convenience, and sheer fun of an outdoor pool. Whether you’re constructing a new pool or hoping to revamp the one you’ve had for years, you’ll find that lighting serves a crucial role in this process. Here are some things you’ll […]

5 Scary Exterior Lighting Ideas for Halloween

A variety of lit Jack-o-Lanterns on the ground at night

Do you love Halloween? If so, then it’s time to start decorating! Whether you’re inviting in trick-or-treaters or you’re throwing a Halloween bash, your front yard will give people their first impression of your Halloween spirit. One of the biggest elements of your Halloween landscape decorations is the lighting. After all, Halloween activities generally start […]

Benefits of LED Lighting over Other Lights

A beautiful back yard with a gazebo seen at night by outdoor lighting

Recently, the light bulb aisle has changed from 90% incandescents and 10% LEDs and fluorescents to 90% LEDs and 10% fluorescents. People who look for their old familiar incandescents soon realize that they’re almost impossible to find. This is because of a law made effective in 2014 that dictates that incandescents can only be produced if […]

Dress Up Your Landscape: Top 5 Native Plants For Your Austin Garden  

A white vase holds a leafy plant and the words "Best Native Plants in Austin Gardens" stands beside it

Native landscaping has swept the nation. From the coldest Alaskan gardens to the most tropical regions of Florida, naturescaping is a fantastic way to conserve water and ensure that plants can thrive in your yard and garden. In Austin, native plants are great at withstanding the temperature swings from frosty winters to blistering summers. They conserve water […]

Lighting It Up Green

Exterior of home at night with led landscape lighting

Outdoor lighting has so many appeals. With it, you can extend your living space to the great outdoors. It’s also good for security. Use it for patio lights, pool lighting, path lighting, al fresco kitchens, hot tubs, gazebos, and more. And the best way to go green with your outdoor lighting is with LED lighting technology. […]