Here at The Wall Lighting Company, we know how important it is to illuminate your garden, balcony or driveway, and have put together an expertly designed range of modern outdoor wall lighting to assist you in just this. All our outdoor wall lights are protected from water, dust and dirt, and will increase security and visibility around the exterior of your property.
How do I choose the right outdoor light?
Choosing the right exterior lighting solution needn't be difficult. The best way to go about it is to assess what type of light would work in your dedicated space. If you are looking for a brighter light that lights up a large space, mains powered spike light or a large and bright wall light is your best option. For more atmospheric purposes, lanterns or pendant lighting will help add that warm glow.
What is the best wattage for an LED exterior light?
If purchasing an LED exterior light, the wattage ranges from 7.5 to 17. Depending on the model, they can also come with dimmable features.. The LED bulbs are 90% more efficient and can last up to 10 times longer.
Are garden and outdoor wall lights energy efficient?
If you purchase LED light bulbs to go with your garden and outdoor wall lighting fixtures, then you will certainly find that it is more energy efficient than traditional halogen or fluorescent light bulbs. Alternatively, you can also opt for an outdoor solar lights wall that converts solar energy into electricity as an energy efficient and sustainable solution for outdoor lighting.
Can the weather impact outdoor lights?
From rain to wind to heat from the sun, your outdoor wall lights need to have adequate protection - so, when it comes to outdoor wall lights UK, The Wall Lighting Company offers a collection of garden and outdoor lighting fixtures that are resistant to water and other elements that they might encounter. Keep in mind that the light bulbs will also need to have a suitable IP rating if you are planning on installing outdoor lighting.
What does the IP rating of an outdoor wall light mean?
An IP (Ingress Protection) rating indicates the effectiveness of an outdoor wall light in terms of resisting particles such as moisture, dust, liquids, and other. For garden and outdoor wall lights, it is recommended that an IP rating of IP44 is the minimum to look for when purchasing outdoor lights. Products with an IP rating of IP65 is the better option if you live in areas that are prone to rainy weather.
What type of outdoor wall lights are available?
At The Wall Lighting Company, we provide a wide range of garden and outdoor lighting fixtures of various styles, materials, and colours. Whether you’re looking for black outdoor wall lights, pendant outdoor wall lights, or solar outdoor wall lights, you will surely find one that suits your needs and preferences here. From vintage themed fixtures to urban-modern fixtures, The Wall Lighting Company’s collection of outdoor wall lights can suit a number of aesthetics.
Where should I place outdoor wall lights?
You can place outdoor wall lighting almost anywhere on an exterior wall to illuminate your garden or outdoor space. The Wall Lighting Company’s outdoor wall lighting fixtures can be installed beside doors (garden or front door), by windows, garden shed, pergolas, and more. It is a good idea to position outdoor wall lighting in areas that may require light in the evenings, for example to illuminate walking paths or the driveway.
Do outdoor wall lights have a motion sensor?
Not all outdoor wall lights are triggered by a motion sensor, however, modern outdoor wall lighting with an integrated motion sensor are now commonly found in gardens and outdoor spaces. These are wall lights that turn on automatically if the motion sensor has been triggered - usually by a person walking close by. The Wall Lighting Company’s outdoor wall lighting collection also features fixtures with motion sensors if you wish to install this type of wall lighting for your outdoor area.
What size outdoor wall lights should I get?
The ideal size for outdoor wall lights depends on the space that you wish to illuminate, and the space of the wall that you want to mount the fixture on. Smaller areas would do best with small sized fixtures so that it doesn’t appear crowded on the wall, whilst if the space is sufficient and the style fits, then you can always opt for bigger fixtures with double light bulbs for wider light coverage. However, it’s ultimately up to your own needs.
How do you maintain and care for garden and outdoor wall lights?
Although The Wall Lighting Company’s range of modern outdoor wall lighting are of high quality and durability, they are still vulnerable to deterioration over time. Regularly cleaning your outdoor wall lights can help prolong the quality of not only the fixtures, but also the lifespan of the light bulbs. It’s suggested to wipe fixtures weekly or two to three times a month as regular maintenance. Remove the light bulb to clean fixtures and light bulb separately using a damp cloth, and don’t forget to dry with a soft, dry cloth!