Solar Lighting Advice

October 11, 2017
Solar Patio Lights

Solar Patio Lights – Know the Different Types for Your Yard

Solar patio lights are a very modern and convenient innovation that can let people transform their yards into a well-lit paradise without the hassles of wirings and electrical work. These solar lights come in different types including path, spot and string lights. Because of the assorted choices you have, there is no limitation on how you can transform your yard. The Different Types of Solar Patio Lights Path Lights Among the most sought after solar patio lights are those that are used to illuminate walkways and paths. These come in different styles from modern to rustic and can really provide a dramatic effect on your patio décor. Path lights are easy on the eyes especially at night when they glow. They can be placed artistically […]
October 11, 2017
Best Solar Motion Lights To Deter Those Burglars

Solar Motion Lights To Deter Those Burglars – Our Top Picks

Deter Burglars With The Best Solar Motion Lights How many times have you worried about burglars entering your home or kids vandalizing your property? You could deter those types of behavior if you had a nice bright solar motion lights on your property. But who wants a bright light shining at all hours of the night? First of all normal mains electric lights can be very expensive to run. And second, that light usually shines right into your bedroom window which disrupts sleep. However, there are ways around both of those problems. You can install solar lighting. Solar lighting is cheaper than regular lighting as you’re only using the sun’s energy and not energy from the electric company. And you don’t have to worry about lights […]
July 3, 2017

Solar Powered Shed Lights – Buying Guide

Choose Solar Powered Shed Lights With Our Buying Guide Are you tired of navigating through your shed with nothing more than a flashlight or the light from your cell phone? You know you’ve had enough, and it’s time to put in some solar powered lighting. However, you just don’t want to spend the money on hiring an electrician to put in a simple light bulb and a pull chain or a light with a switch on the wall of your shed. It seems like such an expense just so you can ditch the flashlight, but you have a better option. Instead of conventional lighting, you can put in solar powered lights in your shed, and you won’t need an electrician or a higher electric bill […]
July 1, 2017
Why Use Solar Lights Outdoors

Why Use Solar Lights Outdoors – Advantages of Sun Powered Lights

There are many advantages to using solar lights outdoors and this is one main reason why a lot of homeowners choose these lighting fixtures to illuminate their gardens and yards. Just like with using solar powered appliances, using these types of lighting can lessen your carbon footprints on earth and preserve energy. Here are some of the advantages of using solar lights outdoors. The best advantage that people see in these types of lighting fixtures is their cost effective. They are also capable of producing powerful lighting so you do not need to buy several fixtures and don’t have to worry about high installation costs because they can be set up by yourself. With solar lights outdoors, you get a well-illuminated yard and garden so […]
July 1, 2017
Solar Powered Garden Lights - Basic Things You Need to Know

Solar Powered Garden Lights – Basic Things You Need to Know

Solar powered garden lights are completely powered by the sun’s energy. These solar powered lights in your garden can be easily placed or distributed in your garden without worrying about electrical connections, wiring or cable placements. They are also safe because the risk of electric shocks is eliminated. So they are safe to use in a home with children. These types of lighting have no or little emission of pollutants and they use only renewable energy. Problems A notable problem about solar garden lights is that they only have enough power to eliminate certain areas and there are some with relatively modest battery capacity. The technology of solar cells, however, are constantly improving. So there will still be newer generation of these lighting systems that […]
June 19, 2017
Why Take Advantage Of Solar Power

Why Take Advantage Of Solar Power?

There is evidence that humans are causing global warming, not the sun. What now? In a recent study, scientists concluded that changes in solar radiation can not be causing modern day climate change. This shows that in the past 20 years, the output of Sun has declined, but temperatures on Earth have risen. It also shows that modern temperatures are not determined by the Sun’s effect on cosmic rays, as he said. I’m interested in hearing ways we can help the environment in light of this evidence. Anyone have any suggestions? Source: “No Sun link to climate change“ This document reinforces the fact that warming in the last 20 to 40 years may not have been caused by solar activity. The theory of cosmic rays […]
June 19, 2017
Choosing Solar Powered Path Lights

Choosing Solar Powered Path Lights – Which Types?

What Types Of Solar Powered Path Lights Are Available? If you are using solar powered lights to illuminate a path or walkway, you first want to determine the design suitable for your area, that is, whether you want integrated solar panels or a separate solar panel. Once you have determined the overall design, you still have many options for the type of path lights to use. Solar pathway lights are available in a variety of styles that offer different types and intensities of illumination.
June 19, 2017
Solar Powered Flashlights - How To Choose The Best

Solar Powered Flashlights – How To Choose The Best

As people become more conscious about caring for the environment, they also find more ways to use solar power lighting in order to lessen the use of energy coming from coal and fuel which have adverse effects on the environment. One of the products used by a lot of people that can utilize solar energy is a solar powered flashlight. Instead of using batteries for this type of flashlight, solar powered flashlights use electricity coming from converted energy from the sun using a photovoltaic cell. Using a solar powered flashlight has many advantages. For one, it has an unlimited power supply compared to a regular flashlight which depends on lithium ion or alkaline batteries. One will have to constantly change the batteries of a regular […]
June 12, 2017
Lighting Effects of Different Solar Lighting Styles

Lighting Effects of Different Solar Lighting Styles

Solar landscape lights are available in numerous styles from spot lights to tier lights to inset lights and each style offers a different lighting effect.  When choosing solar lighting to enhance your garden or yard, pay attention not only to the overall look of the solar light itself, but to the how it casts light on the surrounding areas. Some solar lighting styles produce a bright, focused light while others are more muted and subtle. The main styles Of Solar Lights Tier lights Light is directed downward towards the ground or shrubs. The tiers shade the lights to minimize upward glare so they are ideal for lighting walkways and paths. They cast light on the ground so people can see where they are going without being […]