Outdoor Wall Sconces
Outdoor Wall Sconces are one of the most common and noticeable types of Outdoor Lighting. It is commonly installed in several specific areas around a property. Wall sconces for your outdoor porch or patio are generally decorative while serving an essential safety function. They are crafted using a wide variety of styles and materials which all serve various functions. Below are some things to consider when selecting the right fixture for your specific outdoor installation:
Seeded Glass: Seeded glass is typically clear with the appearance of small air bubbles; the unique texture of the glass requires infrequent cleaning which makes it great for exterior use.
Umber Glass: Umber Glass diffuses light with a yellowish tint and it creates a warm and inviting ambiance around a home. Additionally, the color requires less frequent cleaning.
LEDs: There are many great benefits to LED Outdoor Fixtures – they consume significantly less energy, produce very little heat and have been known to attract fewer bugs. It is especially beneficial in locations that will be on throughout the night.
Fluorescent: Another energy efficient exterior lighting option, Fluorescent Lighting, consumes less energy than traditional light sources.
Filament Bulbs or Edison Style: Recently this bulb type has been gaining significant popularity within the lighting design world. It is very decorative in appearance while also providing a warm and comforting illumination.
Dark Sky Lights: Dark Sky lights significantly reduce light pollution by only illuminating light in a downward direction. Some counties and neighborhoods require the use of Dark Sky Fixtures and they come in a variety of styles and designs.