Outdoor Lighting Maintenance Tips

By Paul R. Gosselin If you have an outdoor lighting system at your home, you could probably walk around at night and see things that need some attention. Here are three tips to help you get the most out of your lighting system. 1. Clean your lenses. There may be…

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Landscape Lighting Fixtures as Design Elements

By Paul R. Gosselin, CLVLT, President/Designer, NightScenes Landscape Lighting Professionals www.night-scenes.com In most instances, experienced outdoor lighting designers want the landscape lighting fixtures they use to just disappear into the landscape. Landscape lighting for atmosphere and ambiance generally adheres to the creed “see the effect, not the source.” But there…

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5 Questions People Ask About Outdoor Lighting

By Paul R Gosselin, CLVLT, President/Designer, NightScenes Landscape Lighting Professionals www.night-scenes.com We have been designing, installing and maintaining outdoor lighting systems for 10 years, and I think I’ve heard just about every concern that people have regarding outdoor lighting. In 2014 lighting is the #1 requested feature for people who…

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Develop an Outdoor Lighting Plan for Your Home

By Jim Burks, president/founder, Pinnacle Lighting Group, www.PinnacleLightingGroup.com The best way to enjoy the exterior of your home after the sun goes down is by developing a comprehensive outdoor lighting plan. There are many questions you will want answered. Do you like to entertain outside? Are you concerned about safety…

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5 Questions You Should Ask Your Outdoor Lighting Company about LED Fixtures and Lamps

By Paul R Gosselin, CLVLT, President/Designer, NightScenes Landscape Lighting Professionals www.night-scenes.com LEDs (light emitting diodes) are all the rage these days, especially in the landscape lighting industry. More and more people who install modern outdoor lighting are switching over to LED for a variety of reasons, but mostly because it’s…

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