Solar Bollard Lights

Outdoor solar lights offer a few benefits over other types of outdoor lighting. Because solar lights don’t need to be wired they are easier and less expensive to install; they also don’t cost anything to operate once they are installed. Instead they use energy from the sun that they collect and store during the day.

This also makes solar bollard lights easier to install and they can be installed almost anywhere, because they don’t need to be near a power supply. Even if there is a power outage they will still work so you don’t have to worry about a dark yard or office if you have solar bollard fixtures.

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Commercial Bollard Lights

If you need outdoor lights for a business or commercial development consider using commercial bollard lights. Mixing them with other types of commercial lighting can help you satisfy all of your needs while achieving the right look. Bollard lights offer both an attractive and functional light that can improve security, visibility and improve the aesthetic appeal of a business’s exterior.

There are a few different ways they can be used for great results. Most commonly bollards are used to illuminate walkways and parking lots in commercial areas but they can also be used to light entryways or as landscape lighting. Continue reading

Bollard Landscape Lighting

When you think of bollard lights you may first think of commercial bollard lights as they are most often used to illuminate pathways and landscaped spaces in public areas like businesses or parks. But bollard lighting, especially some of the new styles available, can also be used quite attractively in residential areas as well.

If you have a long driveway or a larger property with walkways they may be a good choice. Traditionally bollard lighting is used to separate pedestrian and non-pedestrian areas so they work well as path lights or along a long driveway.

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LED Bollard Lights

Whether you want to illuminate your landscaping at night, improve the safety of your walkways or simply add style to your patio, using LED bollard lights offers an energy efficient way to do this. LED bollard lights provide the style and the functionality of other bollard lights, but with these this style you get the additional benefits of energy efficiency and durability that LEDs provide.

LED technology has been used for many years as indicator lights in computers but now this technology is spreading to other areas because of the benefits it provides over traditional types of lighting. LEDs can produce a lot of light from a very small bulb, all while using minimal electricity and without producing the heat of a traditional incandescent bulb. These choice is perfect in outdoor applications because they are more durable and because they remain relatively cool. Continue reading

Removable Bollard Lights

Bollards and bollard lights are often meant to provide a barrier or degree of separation between pedestrian areas and those allowing vehicle traffic. In most cases they are used as a permanent barrier, but in some cases you may want the option to remove them to allow for maintenance workers, emergency vehicles or even to set up for special events.

While removable bollards would work for these situations removable bollard lights offer the additional benefit of light during the night time hours. This is great for public areas like parks as they can provide added security and visibility for those using the area after dusk. Outdoor lighting like this can also help deter potential vandals. Continue reading

Bollard Lights

Bollard lights, in simple terms, are short post lights. You’ve likely seen them in commercial areas or public spaces. These commonly waist high lights are very popular for commercial use because they are very durable and practical, but bollard lights are now turning up more in residential use as well with the help of more inviting and creative designs.

Commercial bollard lights provide a couple of functions. They can help section off areas of the property, but they can also illuminate areas for security and safety. Bollard lights for commercial use typically have more of a simply or utilitarian design as they are meant for practical purposes.

Residential versions are becoming more popular as people explore different avenues for their outdoor lighting needs. The expanding range of styles available has also helped make these lights more popular for home use. Continue reading