Electrician, Meyer Electrical Services Inc.
Written by Walt Meyer

Upgrade Your Home This Spring With Exterior Lighting – Part 2

As discussed in Part 1, there is a wonderful way to make your home’s exterior more beautiful while maximizing your outdoor spaces. Exterior lighting provides a warm welcome and a safer and more enjoyable environment for guests. Part 2 will cover more tips for upgrading your home with exterior lighting.

Creating Ambiance

You can create a certain ambiance in your home’s outdoor space by choosing a specific lighting design. Light bulbs of different types will provide various colors and light intensities. An exterior area’s desired feeling and effect will determine your lighting design choices.

For example, experts recommend installing high-pressure sodium vapor lights if you want a soft and warm environment for an outdoor dinner. Using brighter white lighting for festive activities and gatherings will be more suitable. There is an appropriate lighting design for every mood. Lighting can help bring your family and guests closer together outdoors.

Security & Safety

Spring is the ideal season for carrying out exterior repairs and upgrades. However, security and safety are important throughout the year. Well-designed lighting for your home’s exterior spaces can boost your peace of mind regarding your family’s welfare. Outdoor lighting can not only beautify your home, but it can also serve as a strong deterrent against intruders and crime.

Every homeowner should feel safe and comfortable walking up to their home at night. Your guests should feel the same. This can be accomplished with effective lighting around walkways and entrances. Installing floodlights, motion sensor lights, and timed lights will help secure the exterior spaces of your property.

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Founded in 1991 and serving Maryland, Virginia, and D.C., where we are licensed and insured, Meyer Electrical Services provides home and commercial electrical services you can trust, including:

  • Standby Generator Installation
  • Panel Upgrades (Heavy-Ups)
  • Electrical Vehicle Charging Stations
  • Structured Cabling
  • Circuit Breaker Replacement

Based in Bethesda, our team proudly serves all of Montgomery County. Receive a free consultation for custom electrical work today by calling (301) 941-1400.