The Bright Ideas Blog

Design inspiration and outdoor lighting tips and advice for homeowners

Illuminate your Outdoor Fire Pit with Landscape Lighting

Topics: Bistro Lights | Down Lights | Fire Pit Lighting

With the chilly evenings, you might be spending more time gathered around the comfort of your outdoor fire pit. As these warm fire pits are often used only at night, let's talk about some ways we can increase their charm to ensure safer use by sharing some outdoor fire pit lighting ideas. 

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Tips and Tricks for Tree Accent Lighting

Topics: Down Lights | Landscape Design | Tree Lighting

When it comes to planning your outdoor lighting for your home, you should contemplate every feature of your property. The first step is making sure the light is properly balanced across your yard. This means you need to consider both the lighting of your home and your yard. One of the biggest challenges is finding the ideal parts of your landscape to spotlight. An item often overlooked is distinctive trees in your yard. There are a number of ways to light up trees and elements to consider when choosing what is best for you. With the help of Landscape Lighting Pro, we have come up with some great tips. 

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Different Elements to Consider when Lighting Your Home

Topics: Down Lights | Landscape Lighting | Path Lights

Utilizing the right outdoor lighting can increase the look of both your home and outdoor space. Using different lighting techniques to create the desired effects and perform best for that purpose is the key to success. Lighting experts will help guide you in choosing the right outdoor lighting for your home and property. They can offer options as to which of the numerous types of lighting may work best for you and help you visualize how your property will look once lit. At Landscape Lighting Pro we've come up with a guide to follow as an overview of different outdoor lighting techniques available. 

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Professional Landscape Lighting on a Budget

Topics: Down Lights | Low Voltage Landscape Lighting | Outdoor Lighting

Are you considering adding Landscape Lighting to your home, but you're not sure where to start or what to expect budget-wise? While it can be intimidating, let's go over a few simple things to take into consideration when budgeting for a Outdoor Landscape Lighting system. 

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Tree Lighting Techniques: Ideas for Making Your Trees Look Spectacular

Topics: Down Lights | Hiring a Lighting Professional | Landscape Lighting Design

Tree lighting can add beauty and elegance to your outdoor space. However, beautiful tree lighting can be challenging to get right. Tree lighting can be involved and require a little finesse. In this post, we discuss some basic concepts to help make your outdoor tree lighting look spectacular.

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Our 3 Favorite Pathway Lighting Techniques for Residences

Topics: Down Lights | Landscape Lighting | Landscape Lighting Design

There are so many reasons why we want our pathways lit. In this post, we look at a few path lighting techniques that can help make your home a safer place to walk around at night.

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