Outdoor lighting can add a little sparkle to your home’s curb appeal and help deter uninvited guests from dropping by when you are not at home. Adding or enhancing outdoor lighting is also a relatively low-cost, high-impact home improvement project that will more than pay for itself in the increased enjoyment and security it brings.
If you’ve been thinking about upgrading the exterior lighting around your home, this short primer on the basics of outdoor lighting put together by Nick from The Home Depot will be quite illuminating. It features ideas on everything from assessing your home’s outdoor lighting needs to choosing lighting that best highlights the unique features of your home and improves its security.
Outdoor Accent Lighting
Flood lights with motion sensors and timers are your first line of defense against would-be intruders. They also provide an extra measure of security for you and your family when returning home after dark.
Our outdoor lighting buying guide offers even more insights and information on exterior lighting for your home. When you are ready to start shopping for new outdoor lighting, be sure to browse our outdoor lighting collections online and in-store at your local Home Depot.