Tags archives: outdoor-lighting

First Day of Summer

The first day of summer in the Northern Hemisphere falls on June 20th or 21st, the longest day of the year. But that’s just a technical date. For many, the first day of summer is all about a feeling: that seasonal and instinctual shift when we’re inspired to do things like swim day-in day-out, head to the cabin, go camping and generally spend copious amounts[...]

Energy Efficient Outdoor Lighting

Environmental concerns regarding light pollution have resulted in the enforcement of Dark Sky regulations by various cities, counties and home owner associations across the U.S. With the advent of Title 24 in California, energy efficient fluorescent lighting or motion controlled lighting has also become mandatory for exterior lighting fixtures. However, bein[...]

Vazon Magnum Translucent Planters

With summer upon us people will be taking advantage of the friendly climate to spend more time outdoors: hosting parties, dinners, and other social events. This means you will want to have plenty of light for your back yard or patio, lest people be standing around in the dark. At the same time, you won’t want to rack up a huge electric bill in the process. [...]