Archive for Solar

Solar light posts are a great way to light up areas around the exterior of your home without having to tap into the electrical grid. As with other types of outdoor solar lighting, solar light posts use the power of the sun to keep the lights burning bright all night long. You can install outdoor […]

Categories : Outdoor Lighting, Solar

When it comes to lighting up your home at night, almost nothing is as easy to do as installing solar walkway lights around the walkways and paths outside your home.  Not only are solar walkway lights easy to install, but they can add an inviting glow to your outdoor décor, while also increasing the safety […]

Technology moves along ever faster, and that means continual improvement for eco friendly solar panels and LED light bulbs, both of which are key components to all exterior solar lighting.  It has gotten to the point where a high quality solar light fixture using an energy-sipping LED light bulb can last for eight or more […]

If you are looking for a way to keep your pool warmer without the need for exorbitant pool heating costs, then you should consider getting a solar pool cover or solar blanket, whether you have an inground pool (with or without an outdoor spa) or an above ground swimming pool.  Swimming pool solar covers collect […]

Categories : Pools & Spas, Solar

If you are looking for answers to the question “why would you want to buy solar lights?”, then there are plenty of places where you can look to find out about some in-depth benefits that these lights offer.  There are many reasons to choose solar lights for your home.  For instance, the cost, the environment, […]

Someone said once that “a house is built with wood and beams and a home is built with love and dreams”.  For those who love to dream out of doors, a covered deck or patio is a great addition that can truly make your house a home.  Gazebos and porches also accent a home and […]

There are many ways to add light to outdoor living areas, and most especially to areas like a deck.  The current trend toward energy efficient solar deck lighting adds an additional choice to meet the needs of discerning consumers, on top of the many deck lighting options that already exist on the market.  There are […]

Solar lights are a relatively new, and fairly simple technology.  They contain a small battery, charged by a solar panel, that powers a light bulb, and they typically have a light sensor that switches them on after sunset.  While they come in all shapes and sizes, most still tend to be a bit underpowered and […]

Sometimes the backyard can get a little boring, so you begin to think of ways to spice up the surroundings.  While it may be tempting to build a deck, add a pergola or gazebo, or create a beautiful garden pond, these additions can be expensive and are not always a feasible option to add interest […]

How much energy do you figure you use on a yearly basis?  What considerations do you make with respect to energy (electricity) consumption in and around your home?  How much do you really understand about the creation of electricity and what happens when you continue to use it?  What kind of efforts are you making […]

The backyard and garden of your home can sometimes be quite a simple place.  The space can be barren and drab or, with a few additions, it can be a place of beauty, relaxation and tranquility.  It’s worth adding a few accessories to your garden area so that you can brighten it up, add interest, […]

If you love to grill, then you probably realize the importance of having some good light near your grill, so you can cook even after dark.  Grill lights come in a number of styles and don’t have to be big bulky things that you have to lug around just to use.  Most grill lights come […]

Outdoor garden lighting tends to be something that people often overlook when it comes to gardening and designing their garden decor, but without some well placed garden lighting, homeowners cannot thoroughly enjoy their garden the way it should be enjoyed.  Most people do not initially realize that lighting outdoors would make their garden better, or […]

Solar garden lights can help you turn your ho-hum garden into the talk of the neighborhood.  If you are looking to build a great flower garden (or even a vegetable garden that has some aesthetic appeal), then you will probably want to build it yourself so you can get the feeling of satisfaction from a […]

Garden lights are an elegant way to illuminate your garden and other outdoor areas.  Lights can serve many different purposes and are available in a variety of styles.  There are so many different types of lighting to choose from, so you should have no problem finding just the right combination of outside lights to get […]

A beautiful home requires lighting on the outside as well as on the inside.  To properly light your grounds, you need to have some landscape lighting, which comes in many forms and styles. Solar powered landscape lighting can be a very economical way to light the outside of your home.  This type of lighting consists […]

Illuminating your lawn is important, and being armed with the knowledge about how outside solar lights can save you an incredible amount of money will help you in your search to find the perfect lights for your home.  There are more than just a few good reasons to invest in solar powered outside lighting, and […]

When it comes to home decorating, outdoor spaces are increasingly becoming a priority.  Outdoor living, outdoor dining and outdoor entertaining are the norm for many homeowners.  And outdoor spaces are an extension of what is on the inside.  Patio furnishings and accessories have come a long, long way in recent times.  No longer is it […]

Outdoor solar lights are a classy, creative and most of all, energy-saving means of providing light to dark outdoor areas.  Such devices eliminate the need for additional wiring, and there is no worry about constantly replacing batteries.  There are so many options using this technology, that a solar lighting model or style can be found […]

Solar lighting is an excellent way to save money and to create an attractive display of light for your outdoor areas.  Solar lights are ideal around gardens and covered patio spaces, as well as other exterior locations, coming in a wide variety of designs and sizes that are sure to find a use no matter […]