Outdoor House Lights, Orlando, FL
Not only are outdoor house lights highly appealing, but they can also add function to your outdoor living areas.
When you drive around your neighborhood, you might see homes with a few light fixtures in place, as well as homes that have a lot of outdoor house lights. As you look at these, which looks more appealing and inviting? The answer is probably the house that’s well-lit, as functional and appealing lighting does a lot for the overall visual appeal of a property. Properly placed light fixtures can also boost the security and safety of the property, allow you to utilize your outdoor living areas all evening long, and even increase the value of your property.
Installing outdoor house lights is challenging, but our team at Elegant Custom Images has you covered. We work with clients located in Orlando, Florida and the surrounding area to design and place highly functional light fixtures all around their homes. Our technicians can light up each corner of your home to illuminate the property, install up-lighting on trees and shrubs, and even place light fixtures around the perimeter to reduce the risk of theft.
Not only are outdoor house lights highly appealing, but they can also add function to your outdoor living areas. When the mood strikes for a nighttime dip in the pool, it’s a lot easier to enjoy this experience if the swimming area is well-lit and feels safe. If you have any questions about outdoor house lighting or the other services we provide, don’t hesitate to reach out to us for more information. We look forward to working with you to enhance the appeal and functionality of your space.
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Landscape Lighting Fixtures
Elegant Custom Images carries a variety of landscape lighting fixtures to suit your needs, depending on your budget and style preferences. Our Heavy Cast Brass lighting fixtures are top of the line in terms of both quality and durability. We get our solid brass fixtures from a manufacturer that has years of experience, and is well known as an industry leader in landscape lighting fixtures. Milled Brass fixtures are another option for your landscape lighting needs. These fixtures are second to none in terms of quality, with a price tag that falls midway between the cheapest and most expensive lighting fixtures. Milled brass fixtures are heavy duty and come with a full 25-year warranty. Some landscape lighting firms promote low-cost aluminum lighting fixtures. But, there’s a big trade-off when it comes to durability, particularly in Florida. Aluminum fixtures may be cheaper than brass, but they don’t fare well in our heat and humidity. They rust and corrode prematurely. Powder coated products fade quickly too. And most take a lesser wattage bulb as a maximum size, compared to other metal fixtures. Aluminum lighting fixtures are also more susceptible to damage from landscapers. These fixtures typically don’t last more than 2-3 years, compared to brass, which will last for decades. Investing a little more today in a brass fixture will pay dividends for years to come.
We use only stainless steel, 25-year transformers. The cores have been wrapped in silicone to prevent corrosion here in Florida. The products are very good quality and have capacities ranging from 300 watts to 1500 watts. The transformers all are multi-tapped, which enable us to design a landscape lighting system that has the exact voltage requirements at every location on your property. This is an important piece as the bulbs are halogen gas bulbs. They require heat to light the bulb. Voltage provides the heat. If the voltage is too high or low, then the bulbs will burn at a faster rate. Too high on the voltage very well could destroy the lighting fixture on top of everything else. So the proper amount of voltage is an absolute must. They all have multiple commons, which allow us to spread the amp loads out across the transformer and keep the system running as cool as possible.Remember, the cooler things run, the longer they last!
On all home runs, we use nothing but high quality 12 gauge wire, all UL approved, underground burial wire. The lighting wire is guaranteed for the life of the system.
Landscape Lighting Bulbs
We use 75,000 hour rated LED lights in our outdoor landscape lighting fixtures. The LED’s come in various colors such as warm white (most commonly used), standard white and cool white. When the landscape lighting system is designed correctly, with the proper voltage maintained at each fixture, then the system will run a very long time.
At Elegant Custom Images, we solder all of our connections at the hubs, so the wiring cannot pull apart; we include brass crimping and place the connections in long, heavy duty grease tubes, and then place them in a main hub. In this way, we can certify that the connections will stay waterproof and have good connectivity. The tubes also keep the connection steady, which is so important in Florida. If a contractor uses wire nuts or clamp type connections, the integrity of the landscape lighting system will be compromised as the life span is shortened considerably.
"We have been using Bob at Elegant Custom Images for years. We could not be any happier with the quality and service from them. A big part is that we had lights installed 4 years ago and if a bulb blows he's there within days to fix. Give them a call. You will be glad that you did!"