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Outdoor Lighting To Make Your Property More Safe

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Your outdoor living space is like another room in your house. Landscape lighting services are more than just a couple of lights on your patio. Just like inside your home, lighting is important outdoors for many reasons. Whether decorative string lights or lighting for walkways and stairs, a professional landscape lighting contractor can help you with your budget and vision. The right lighting can make a huge difference in how you see your outdoor space and how it’s illuminated to navigate around in the dark safely. Safety and security should be a top priority to protect the investment you have made in your home and property. If you don’t know where to start, then the Valley Deck & Patio team can help; give us a call.

Bring Safety And Security to Your Property With Outdoor Lighting

You can keep your property secure from unwanted visitors with motion sensor lighting and keep accidents to a minimum by highlighting walkways, obstacles, and changes in terrain. To get a good idea of where lighting could be helpful – so you can walk around your yard safely – then walk around your property at night to decide where lights could be a good idea for safely navigating paths, steps, or walkways. You can also see what doesn’t show up at night. For instance, a major tree that you would make sense to upright for a dramatic effect. At the same time, you can see where blind spots are on your property that you want to install motion lights to deter potential intruders, including high traffic entry points like your driveway. Adding timers on your motion lights can also discourage trespassing, especially when you are away from your home on vacation.

Outdoor lighting is an all-around simple way to improve the look and use of your home.

Outdoor Lighting Ideas

We have plenty of outdoor lighting ideas to help brighten up your yard, patio, deck, and walkways for safety, security, and beauty. Consider some of these options:

  • Pathway lighting
  • Motion sensor floodlights
  • Landscape uplighting
  • Solar lights
  • String lights
  • Led step lighting
  • Below ground level well lights
  • Torches
  • Lanterns

Remember that any improvements you make to your home add value to your property, including landscape lighting. Many new homebuyers rate outdoor landscaping and entertaining spaces – along with their lighting – as key features they look for when buying a home. Lighting is a great way to up your curb appeal, bring attention to key features and add an extra layer of safety and security. When you are ready to choose and install your outdoor landscape lighting, get professional help when installing lighting. Be sure to ask to see a portfolio of work and for client referrals so you know you are working with a reputable and well-respected contractor.

Shine a Light On Your Landscaping With Valley Deck & Patio

A licensed and insured contractor like Valley Deck & Patio can help you bring your outdoor lighting vision to life. Our professional landscape lighting team can customize a landscape lighting plan that looks great and secures your property. Lighting can highlight key features of your landscaping and provide light to maneuver around your outdoor space safely.

In addition to landscape lighting, we offer a variety of outdoor services, including:

  • Patios
  • Decks
  • Fire Pit installation
  • Retaining walls
  • Outdoor kitchens
  • Landscape water features
  • Landscaping services
  • Maintenance services

We offer a no-commitment consultation where we can suggest the layout and types of lighting and outline how the whole plan functions to meet your needs. The Valley Deck & Patio team is ready to help you bring your outdoor lighting ideas to life, so give us a call today at 410.983.6261.