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Myths: Wiring Low-Voltage Landscape Transformers & LED Lighting Systems

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There is a lot that goes into the technical side of how a low voltage lighting system works and operates. Recently a client asked me a specific question about the technical side of his system. He wanted to know why his transformer was wired to the 12v terminal instead of the 14v. If it feels like we already jumped from 0-60, don't worry! There isn't a quiz at the end.

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Topics: Landscape Lighting Installation, Landscape Lighting Design, Sustainability, Outdoor lighting, Landscape Lighting Pro of Utah, Landscape Lighting Expert, LED Lighting, Low Voltage LED Lighting, Lighting Technician, low voltage lighting, Professional Outdoor Lighting, Halogen vs. LED, Utah Lighting, Halogen Lighting, Hiring a professional, work together, lighting design, 12V, LED, lighting designer, LED Lights, Halogen, power, transformers, Voltage Maintenance, Low Voltage Transformer, Lighting Engineering

Eight Landscape Lighting Questions You Should Ask: Part -1

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What else is there to say about lighting? I feel like I've written copious amounts on the topic. As a result, it becomes difficult to figure out what I should write about next. Do I write another blog about the advancements in LED technology? The sense of security outdoor lighting creates for your home? The list goes on & on. I started questioning: Why do I write these blogs? 

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Topics: Landscape Lighting Installation, Landscape Lighting Design, Landscape Lighting Maintenance, LED Landscape Lighting, Budget Landscape Lighting Project, Landscape Lighting, Outdoor lighting, Landscape Lighting Pro of Utah, outdoor lighting installed, Outdoor LED maintenance, customer service, Landscape Lighting Expert, LED Lighting, Lighting Fixtures, Low Voltage LED Lighting, Lighting Technician, lighting, service, Outdoor Lighting Cost, low voltage lighting, Professional Outdoor Lighting, Artful Design, Halogen vs. LED, Small Business, Utah Lighting, Halogen Lighting, install

Landscape Lighting Trends VS. Timeless Design That Will Last.

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Timeless outdoor lighting design versus flash in the pan trends: It's the topic being discussed by many homeowners looking to light their home's landscape, or splash a bit of light over their outdoor living space. Many want their landscape to look modern and timeless; they don't want it to look dated  a few years down the road. The question remains - how do you achieve a classic look that doesn't turn into the plastic lawn flamingo? 

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Topics: Landscape Lighting Design, Pergola, Deck and Patio Lighting, Landscape Lighting Maintenance, Path Lighting, LED Landscape Lighting, Landscape Lighting, Garden Lighting, Outdoor lighting, Bistro Lighting, Landscape Lighting Expert, Lighting Fixtures, String Bistro Lighting, service, tree lighting, Outdoor Lighting Cost, Beautiful Homes, Artful Design, Halogen Lighting

Landscape Lighting Pro's Legacy: Interview with Ty Rosser.

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Ty was twelve the first time his father, Keith Rosser, brought him out to help install a landscape lighting system. Despite being only twenty five now, Ty's unique upbringing in the outdoor lighting industry has left him with a wealth of knowledge about outdoor lighting design & installation. 

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Topics: LED Landscape Lighting, Landscape Lighting Expert, Professional Outdoor Lighting, Small Business, Utah Lighting, Halogen Lighting

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