How to Design Exterior Lighting

Mike Rentz Outdoor Lighting

Did you know that exterior lighting enhances the outlook of your garden plants, hardscapes, and outdoor antiques such as pergolas and arbors? In fact, nothing adds that overnight exotic look to your home better than perfectly designed exterior lighting. It enhances security and adds drama, allure, and beauty to your home whenever the sun goes down. It is a must-have if …

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Outdoor Landscape Lighting for Spring

Mike Rentz Outdoor Lighting

Are you thinking about upgrading your exterior this spring? If there are neglected areas outside your home from the winter months, it’s a good idea to start planning those projects now. One project you should add to your list will give you a great return and ultimate satisfaction, outdoor lighting.  Turn your home into a work of art, improve safety, and …

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Benefits of Outdoor Security Lights for Vacation Season

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We all deserve a well-earned break once in a while, especially after dealing with the stresses of everyday life. Everyone loves a good vacation away from home. Unfortunately, so do burglars. Studies have shown that home invasions rise 10% between the months of June and August. This is likely due to the increase in the number of homeowners going on vacation in the …

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Why Are My Landscape Lights Not Working? Storms Might Be the Culprit

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Landscape lighting is more than an aesthetic home improvement; it’s also an essential security feature. Provided it’s well maintained and in good working order – especially during the harshest of weather – outdoor lighting not only amps up your curb appeal but it gives the dark recesses of your garden much-needed visibility. If you’re in Texas, specifically North Texas, you’ll know all …

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10 Outdoor Lighting Trends for 2022

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Outdoor lighting can add nighttime curb appeal to your home’s exterior, but the benefits of lighting it up to go well beyond aesthetics. In 2017 alone, there were more than 1,400,000 home robberies across the nation. According to the U.S. Department of Justice, these robberies were likely to happen equally at any time of year.  A combination of home security, curb appeal, and …

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How Much is Professional Landscape Lighting?

Mike Rentz Outdoor Lighting

Landscape lighting is the perfect way to improve the functionality of your outdoor space and its security. Placing lights strategically along the pathways also enhances the beauty of the area and accents other outdoor features such as fountains and pools. Before hiring a professional to install landscape lighting, it is essential to know how much the project may cost. Doing …