Choosing The Right Lighting

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Garden lighting is the perfect way to enjoy your outside space after dark, but how do you go about choosing the right lighting? We would always recommend LED garden lights as they are not only cost-effective to run, but last a long time and have a flexible application.

They work well as recessed lights in paving and decking, highlighting steps and changes in level on or around the house and terrace. Used in moderation, they work well to highlight pots and planters and are mainly ...

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Why A Garden Puts A Smile On Your Face

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Perhaps it’s the tweeting of the birds, the rustle of the trees or simply the satisfaction of looking at a perfectly manicured lawn?

A recent study has found our gardens are where we feel happiest at home, with researchers stating that these little oases help to restore a feeling of well-being more than living rooms or other outdoor spaces such as balconies or terraces.

The team at the Medical University of Vienna found that a gardens ability to make people happier affected ...

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Al Fresco Entertaining

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ENJOY THE OUTDOORS!

With summertime quickly approaching, al fresco entertaining is back on the menu! And whether your “great outdoors” is a leafy garden or a small courtyard, the right exterior lighting can transform your space into an entertainment oasis.

Just as you use lighting inside your home to create a mood, choosing a mix of lighting for your outdoor space can also help to create stunning outdoor entertaining areas.

Find out more about our affordable garden lighting options here!

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The Problem With Solar Lighting

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IT’S TIME TO SHED SOME LIGHT!

In this Country we tend to use a great deal of Solar Lighting. However, we feel the effect just isn’t good enough. They don’t push out enough light and fall a long way short of the much more high impact spotlight and floodlight.

Also, we just don’t have enough sun all year in our country for them to work properly! The general quality and longevity of some solar lights are also sometimes questionable as the batteries weaken quite quickly and then their ...

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Tips For Garden Lighting

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IF YOU DON’T LIGHT IT YOU DON’T SEE IT

Yes, we know its very obvious, but you’d be surprised how easy it is not to consider this aspect of garden lighting!

The most obvious thing to do is to light up key features in the garden like a statue, pergola or large tree but if you are not careful you can end up with something glowing at the end of your garden like a UFO has landed.

So – it’s really important that ...

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