Outdoor lighting can enhance the aesthetics and add dimension to a property; in addition, it’s also an integral aspect of an effective and efficient home security system. We at AllRound Electricals know that having the right type of security lighting installations minimises hiding spots, improves facial recognition and physical detection as well as enhances your sense of safety.
But this can happen only when the right types of security lighting fixtures are installed and the planning and placement is done in the right manner. The security lighting fixtures will also have to be integrated seamlessly with the landscape lighting installations.
Today there are a large number of security lighting options available on the market and when you are deciding which one will be best suited for your home, there are a number of different aspects you would have to take into account.
It is crucial you look for solutions that are approved for use in outdoor locations and damp and wet conditions. The best outdoor lighting fixtures will have a waterproof design that is able to withstand the elements. Some of the different varieties of security lights you can choose from include:
When designing security lighting systems, it’s vital to identify the potential security and safety risks by surveying your property’s perimeter and taking into consideration the impact of any additional lighting that exists in the surrounding areas. Aside from this, you need to take into account local lighting codes related to light pollutions and glare etc. In order to accurately determine your property’s lighting needs, you should:
As your neighbourhood grows & develops over time, you should carefully evaluate your home to identify whether any additional security and safety measures are needed. You should also consider these factors while carrying out this assessment:
Once you have canvassed your home thoroughly and identified the areas that present problems, you need to decide whether you want passive or active lighting installed:
For any questions about any of our security lighting services feel free to call us at 1300 169 263 or write to us at this email address and we will call back shortly.
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