Installing Floodlights Without the Spotlight Feeling

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One of the most important aspects of any home is the ability to feel safe. Outdoor security lighting improves security by chasing away the spooky shadows and leaving less room for potential intruders to hide. Floodlights are one of the most popular forms of outdoor security lighting as they spread brilliant light over an expansive […]

The Different Types of Security Lighting

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You want to keep your home and family as safe as possible, and one of the best ways to accomplish this is to add security lighting to your home. With a wide range of security lighting options, knowing what your security needs are and which lights best meet those needs is important. Here are some […]

Backyard of All Trades: Balancing Security and Beauty in Landscape Lighting

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Choosing the right lighting for your property can be easier said than done. This is especially true when you’re looking for lighting solutions that strike an ideal balance between looking great and providing added security to your property. At Enhanced Outdoor Lighting & Design, we specialize in helping homeowners in the Austin and San Antonio […]

Essential Outdoor Kitchen Lighting Techniques

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There’s nothing quite like whipping up a delicious meal with loved ones right under the stars. However, if you want to keep from bumping into each other or spilling your meal before you even get a chance to taste it, it would be wise to consider these 5 outdoor lighting options for your outdoor kitchen. […]

Benefits of Low Voltage Lighting

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Thomas Edison would be astounded by the lightbulb aisle in your local hardware store today. There’s more choice in lighting now than ever before, but the variety of lightbulbs can be daunting. At the same time, the variety means you can select the type of lighting that works best for you. One popular option that […]

Using Your Outdoor Lighting to Create a Haunting Atmosphere

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From creative costumes and spooky jack-o-lanterns to trick-or-treat bags overflowing with candy, Halloween is a beloved holiday for many Americans. As you are getting ready to celebrate this spooktacular season with your family, you may be looking to turn your yard into a haunted experience. Ghosts flowing around your trees, a spooky face cutout on […]

Questions to Ask Before Investing In Outdoor Lighting

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When you embark on a substantial project that involves a sizable amount of resources, it’s important to know that all parties involved are skilled and invested. Outdoor lighting is no different, but it can be difficult to figure out what questions to ask if you’re not familiar with the industry. Here are some of the […]

Outdoor Gas Lights Vs. Electric Lights

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Once you make the decision to install outdoor lighting, you’ll still have a ton of choices to make. You’ll need to think about where you want to place your lights, how many lights you want to install, and who will be installing them, for instance. One of the biggest choices you’ll make, though, is whether […]

Mental Health Benefits of Outdoor Lighting

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The Importance of the Perfect Escape Your backyard can be the perfect place to create a quiet area to come home to. Between the sunshine, a gentle breeze, and the easy companionship of nature, the outdoors are a great place to unwind. In fact, spending just 20 minutes outside has been shown to lower stress, […]

Lighting Techniques for Your Patio

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There’s nothing quite like being able to breathe the fresh air and enjoy the great outdoors. There’s also nothing quite like the comfort of your own home. The perfect patio allows you the experience both at the same time; it also provides a magical setting for spending time with loved ones in your backyard, creating […]