Solar powered garden lights are completely powered by the sun’s energy. These sources of illumination 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.
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 can light up your garden or yard all through the night.
The quality of solar garden lights improves as their cost increases. This is true with most other things anyway so if you want a top of the line outdoor lighting system, be prepared to spend more. The amount you will be coughing out will still be relatively lesser than what you will be spending on electric powered systems anyway.
The cons of using solar powered garden lights are overshadowed by the pros. These days, a lot of people are looking for ways to save and utilizing sun powered lighting fixtures either for indoor or outdoor use can help save a lot in terms of utility payments.
The sun is the basic source of energy on earth so taking advantage of this by using solar garden lights is not only a smart move but also an environmentally friendly one.