Published by Naomie Whitely, Jan 02, 2017
Lighting is one of important things that should be existing in home decorating ideas. It is needed for interior and exterior. Commonly, it is used to emit the space in order to see the object clearly. Lighting for interior and exterior is different. Home interior is usually using ceiling light and wall mounted lights as lighting fixtures and decorative item. Whereas for exterior, many people choose to install spotlight and accent light to emit the environment. What kinds of outdoor light that suitable installed for exterior? By this article, we will share about outdoor light fixtures which able make your house appearance looks fascinating and attractive.
There are some spots that are usually installed lighting in outdoor area of a house. They are in entrance and path or garden and terrace. These three areas are very important installed lights to get the best exterior lighting. For entrance or gate area, the people usually use street lamp. If there is concrete fence, you can add fence mounted lights as compliment lights. Lights in this area are better use dim light to make the house has elegant appearance in the night. And for path or garden area, it is usually designed in spacious area and it would be better using several lamps. It aims to make the whole of this area can be emitted perfectly. Accent lights or spotlights are good choice for garden area because it is also can be used as decorative stuff using assorted lights option.
Area that is not allowed to be forgotten to be installed outdoor lighting is terrace area. It is because terrace is a meeting place for the guests and homeowners. Terrace is also usually used as outdoor living room so that it certainly needs lighting to make the guests keep comfort and relax especially in the night. In this area is usually used wall mounted lights besides the door and pendant lights on furniture placement. Wall mounted lights besides the door has aim to see the guest well. If there is staircase in front yard, you can install recessed lights on sideline of staircase to give exotic gleam in the night. Or maybe you can install string lights on trellis in particular celebrations such as Christmas.
Besides front yard, outdoor lighting fixtures are also important installed for backyard and patio inside home. But it does not matter if you do not turn on the lights all night because these areas were not seen by people who are passing by. So, you can save the electricity consumptions.