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The Importance of Landscape Lighting

The Importance of Landscape Lighting

First impressions are everything! When it comes to your home, your front yard is its first impression to the world, so how you keep it is vital. If you spent a lot of time and money landscaping your yard and walkways, why not show it off? With proper landscape lighting, you can make your beautiful first impression day and night. Beyond the aesthetics of it all, landscape lighting has many safety features too, so if you haven’t invested in a well-lit yard, here are a few reasons why you should:

Better Safety

By adding pathway lights around your walkways and entrance way your a decreasing the chances of an accident. A perfectly lit walkway will allow guest and family members a clear pathway where they can spot and avoid any slippery spots or dips.

More Security

A dark and unlit yard is the perfect spot for intruders. Beyond vandalism and burglaries, a shady yard is also a familiar spot for rodents and pests to lurk. When you add motion lights or spotlights, you're making it much harder to hide, and with a quick, bright light, rodents will scurry before getting too far. This feature is such a safety plus; it can often save you money on your home insurance.

Better Resale Price

A well landscaped and highlighted yard adds appeal and value to your home. By add lighting to several areas, it gives your home more value than one with a dark, under manicured yard. When it comes to buying a house, a perfectly lit and manicured yard is a highly desired feature that will sure to get your home purchased in no time.

Highlights Your Beautiful Landscape

If you have a well-kept yard, with beautiful plants, shrubs, and even water features, landscape lighting is the perfect way to accent that. Your yard will be at it’s best day and night, and with the right light you can highlight the beauty of yard and give your neighbors some serious yard envy.


If you are looking to increase your yard safety and curb appeal, Casteel can help! Call us 770.766.1657 to schedule service with one our top-rated professionals today!