Farmhouse & Barn Outdoor Lighting Ideas in Austin and San Antonio, Texas

A gooseneck style light.

When selecting light fixtures for your home’s exterior and landscape, the options may seem daunting. To help you out, in this blog post, the Enhanced Outdoor Lighting & Design team will look at different types of outdoor farmhouse and barn light fixtures and explain the benefits of barn lighting.  With all lighting, selecting fixtures suitable […]

What Are the Common Types of Outdoor Light Fixtures?

Landscape lighting on the front of a home.

There’s nothing like coming home after a long day at work and relaxing in your serene outdoor living space. But it may be difficult to enjoy your yard in the evenings if you don’t have adequate lighting—what was once a peaceful retreat becomes a place full of tripping hazards. It’s also hard to appreciate the […]

Outdoor Kitchen Lighting Ideas

Outdoor Kitchen and Patio Lighting with a table.

Using an outdoor kitchen is a great way to enjoy more time outside. With the right lighting setup, you can use it long after the sun has set. Whether preparing a late dinner for friends or fixing yourself a midnight snack, outdoor kitchen lighting makes all these things possible. When you’re working in a kitchen, […]

What is Hardscape Lighting?

Steps leading to a home

Lighting can do a lot to enhance your outdoor space. Outdoor lighting can be applied to your hardscaping in several ways to enrich your outdoor experience as well as the look and feel of your hardscaping. In this blog post, Enhanced Outdoor Lighting & Design show some ways hardscape lighting can showcase your hardscaping and […]

Best Color Temperature for Outdoor Lighting

Outdoor lighting lights up the face of a South Texas home

Austin and San Antonio, Texas, are renowned for their beautiful sunsets and gorgeous nights. With the weather starting to warm up, you and your family may be looking to spend less time indoors and more time enjoying a relaxing evening under the stars. Without proper outdoor lighting, however, your time outside may be too dark […]

Tips for Lighting Statues

led lights on a little boy statue

The statues that you choose to display in your garden or outdoor living space are equivalent to the art you choose to display within your room. Both are art pieces that you chose to adorn your home because they bring you joy and make your home feel complete. Just as you ensure each piece of […]

Solutions to Top Outdoor Lighting Problems

A beautifully lit pool with bubblers inside and plants all around

There are some amazing things you can do with today’s outdoor lights. You can use them to illuminate your walkways, accent plants or special yard features, and highlight your gorgeous landscaping. Outdoor lighting gives you the freedom to use your patio, pool, and deck after the sun sets, allowing you to maximize the time spent […]

How to Choose the Right Outdoor Lighting Contractor

A beautifully lit pool with bubblers inside and plants all around

Outdoor lighting can completely change your landscape and give you a place to enjoy the great outdoors, especially during the calm of night. It can bring out the vibrant colors of your garden, provide safety lighting for a pool or pathway, and show off the magnificence of your home. If you are thinking about installing […]

How to Protect Outdoor Lighting From the Elements

Patio LED lighting lights up the patio in a Boerne backyard

Severe weather can strike at any moment without any warning. Harsh winds, pouring rain, lightning strikes, and hail can all damage your home and yard. However, not many people think about how this weather can affect your outdoor lighting. Repairing and replacing dented fixtures and broken light bulbs can take a bite out of a […]

How to Choose Outdoor Lighting

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

When you want to add lighting to the exterior of your home, you’ll quickly realize that you have a lot of options to choose from. The choices you make will depend on your specific wants and needs, as well as the elements of your home and property. Here is how to choose outdoor lighting: Incandescent, Fluorescent, […]