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Benefits of Outdoor Lighting

Updated: Feb 26, 2019

With summer just around the corner, now is the perfect time to ready your outdoor space for the warm months ahead. In addition to transforming the look and feel of the exterior of your home, outdoor lighting also offers some important safety benefits.


Coming home to a well-lit home offers valuable peace of mind. Lights that illuminate your driveway, walkways, or house number allow visitors to find your home safely and the ability to navigate your space with ease. Outdoor lighting can be configured to highlight beautiful landscaping or architectural details, enhancing the overall curb appeal of your home.

Extend Your Living Space

Landscape lighting plays an important role in the way we use our outdoor spaces. With proper lighting, you can use your front and backyard long after the sun goes down. Outdoor lighting extends living spaces into the outdoors, allowing us additional space to soak up a cool evening breeze and unwind after a long day.

Safety & Security

Dark evenings can prove challenging in navigating the exterior of your home. A well-lit yard makes it easy to come and go without the need for a flashlight or worries of tripping or slipping. Security lighting also makes your home less inviting to unwanted guests (both human and animal) - motion sensor and flood lighting eliminate shadows and dark corners, and can potentially scar off unwanted visitors.

If you would like to learn more about the benefits of outdoor lighting or if you're keen to get a professional opinion on how you can transform your outdoor space, contact Blais Electric today!

Blais Electric | Guelph, Ontario | 519-766-2940 |

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