The weather is chilly and gloomy here in Wilmington, and most people aren’t thinking about flowers and lush lawns at the moment. But your landscaper knows that beautiful lawns are made during the fall. It’s time to fertilize and reseed, plant new shrubs and trees, and prune trees, vines, and shrubs. While holiday lights are getting all the attention, there’s still a lot to do to the landscaping. Since you’re probably, doing maintenance on your landscaping, now is the perfect time to consider adding landscape lighting, and you may be tempted to just ask your landscaper to install some. Before you do, know that there is a big difference in outdoor lighting that is designed, installed, and maintained by an outdoor lighting professional and the lighting that is installed by a landscaper or general contractor.
Knowledge & Experience
The big difference between an outdoor lighting professional and a landscaper performing this work is their knowledge of outdoor lighting techniques and system components. While a landscaper is probably the best person to choose a fertilizer for your lawn and prune your trees, outdoor lighting is not his/her first priority. The health of your plants is. Their illumination will be, at best, a secondary concern. Outdoor lighting professionals devote their time to learning the techniques needed illuminate your property in the most striking ways. We know our products inside out and can offer options based on your property’s needs. Our knowledge helps us identify the components of your landscaping that are best to showcase and create a lighting design that highlights and transforms these elements. Because we are outdoor lighting professionals, we have installed more outdoor lighting than your landscaper. This experience is a difference you can see with just a quick browse through our portfolio.
Outdoor lighting installed by your landscaper will likely be comprised of mid/low end fixtures and components that can be acquired at your local home improvement store. An outdoor lighting system installed by Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Wilmington consists of the highest quality products available on the market, and no, you can’t get them at the local store. Our fixtures are made here in the USA from high quality copper, brass, and PVC. These materials are resistant to wear from the elements and corrosion, which is especially important on the Carolina coast. The quality of our products extends to components, such as wiring and transformer, as well. By using quality products, we increase the durability of your system, so your beautiful lighting will last for many years.
Once your landscaper installs your outdoor lights, you will likely be on your own, but by choosing Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Wilmington, you always have someone to call on for routine maintenance of your system and should any problem arise. Maintenance will help your system last for years to come and helps protect your investment in your property.
If you want the most beautiful outdoor lighting, the kind that transforms your property, call Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Wilmington. You trust your landscape to landscaping professionals. Trust your outdoor lighting to outdoor lighting professionals. The results will be well worth it.