The Many Advantages of Using Solar Lighting in the Garden
The solar Lighting can transform your property, for outdoor use solar lighting has so many uses it is obvious why solar lights are so popular. Solar lights have so many uses, landscape lighting, path lighting, security lighting, patio lights, highlight plants and trees.
Because solar lights are very versatile and simple to move, it is simple to vary lighting effects. Wiring is not required for solar lighting, they are so versatile and easy to change around, it is very easy to try different lighting effects.
Solar lights need no maintenance
Solar lights require no maintenance, an occasional wipe to remove dirt on the solar panel, and can be bought in many styles at amazingly low prices. You don’t even have to think about electronic timers, or turning the lights on.
During daylight hours solar lighting switches off and start charging the batteries, during the hours of darkness, solar lights turn on automatically. Of course, most are fitted with an off switch so you don’t have to have the lights switched on. Solar lights incur zero running costs, no extra wiring to purchase and no extra accessories.
Solar lights are extremely versatile
Because solar powered lighting does not require any wiring, you can move them to achieve different lighting effects, highlight one plant or tree during the summer, then use the same solar light to highlight another plant in the winter.
Solar lighting can be fitted in areas where it would be impossible or difficult to fit wired lights such as on wood structures. Because there is no wiring, no heat generated, solar lights are safe and convenient to fit anywhere.
The lack of wiring means you don’t have to plan in advance where you are going to put your lights and lay wires ready. Light up your BBQ grill, solar lighting is ideal for an evening barbecue or how about putting solar lighting around your patio furniture and sit outside in the evening after dark solar lighting is safe.
As solar lights require no electricity, solar lights are very safe. You don’t have to worry about kids or pets finding a piece of cable with the insulation bitten away by a rodent. With no wires, you can dig in your garden with no worry about slicing a cable.
Solar lighting is perfect for highlighting paths, especially when there is no ambient light and a path is hard to see and follow. Solar lighting will light up as soon as it starts to get dark, making it safe to walk up the path.