Now you have seen that solar lighting is a truly viable, and green option for the garden, what is the potential for it? Where can you put solar garden lights, and what type are there?
Well, you may be surprised at what solar lighting could do for your home and garden.
Solar pool lights can be fitted around the edge of a pool, or you can choose floating options. There are embedded pool lights that illuminate the edge, or color options that float in the water. Lighting a pool at night adds ambiance, but also increases safety.
Similar to pool lights. These can go on the surface, or be placed on the bottom of the pond. Obviously, they are water-proofed, and they can add beauty to a pond.
Adding decking to a garden actually increases the value of a home. It is a great investment and one that can be enjoyed day and night. One of the
best garden ideas on a budget you can use for your home
is to add lighting to this decking. And they require no maintenance.
This means the decking can be used to entertain guests in the evening and will light up any steps, and help create an atmosphere.
Pathway and driveway lights
If you are looking for
house staging tips
then adding lighting to a pathway or driveway will improve your curb appeal. The front garden and the facade are what your potential buyers will see first.
If these buyers drive by at night and see an illuminated driveway it will potentially add a lot of appeal. It also means the home is more secure.
Hanging lights and net lights
Solar lights don't just come in options for the ground, you can hang them too. Hanging solar lights can illuminate paths or be placed on porches.
Net lights are ideal to add a unique touch to a wall or around a patio.
One other area of garden lighting is for security. Although these are not technically garden lights. Outdoor solar lights can add extra security to a home. Burglars don't like lights.
Using garden lights will help on their own, but for extra safety, you can also buy solar-powered security lights.