Lighting Blog 2018-06-25T15:09:05+00:00

Your House is a Target! Install Outdoor Lighting to Make your Home Safer

Your home may be a target without you even realizing! Did you know outdoor lighting can help protect and make your home safer and protect it from prowlers burglarizing the neighborhoods to target your property? Installing outdoor lighting also helps make your home safer by protecting your family, friends, and customers from falling victim to a personal injury.

Reasons to Convert to LED Lighting

Considering the switch to LED Landscape Lighting ? We have compiled the top 5 reasons why converting today is an easy decision! Energy-efficient lighting – An LED bulb that puts out the same amount of light as a 60 Watt incandescent only uses about 6 Watts. Long-life expectancy – LEDs can last for 60,000-80,000 hours. Presumably that means you could leave an LED on continuously for nearly 6 years. Safe to touch – LEDs bulbs operate at lower temperatures than other bulbs. You can’t even touch a halogen bulb when it’s off for fear of the oils on your fingers heating to a point that it shatters the bulb. Durable lighting – LEDs are resistant to shock, extreme changes in temperature (although high heat can

Proud Participant on Extreme Makeover

Elite Lighting Designs purpose is to bring families together with-in their outdoor home environment thru lighting by creating safety, security, and beauty. Elite lighting Designs provided all of the outdoor lighting for the Extreme Makeover: Home Edition TV show project here in Texas. We were so proud as a local landscape lighting services company to be able to participate in this great experience while supporting our community. This home will benefit a wounded warrior and his family here in San Antonio, Texas. This lighting design system we provided and installed will allow them to enjoy their home together, especially during the evenings while outdoors. To learn more about the energy efficient lighting system we installed, please contact us for more information and a copy of

Landscape Lighting Designs Add Charm to Any Style Home

Welcome to summer, that wonderful time of year when you have longer days and the opportunity to sit back and enjoy your outdoor property. Whether it is big or well, not so big, it’s always a terrific feeling to enjoy the fruits of your labor and relax in the yard, on the patio, or lounge by the pool. But let me ask you, during this glorious time of extended days and outdoor living, do you find yourself with some makeshift lighting that does little to add beauty to the environment. It shouldn’t be that way. When the day turns to night you should be able to still enjoy the outdoors just as much as you did before the daylight started to fade. Outdoor lighting design

Elite Outdoor Residential Lighting Improves Your Home’s Appeal

Have you spent time and money creating an attractive outdoor lighting design for your home? If so, does it enhance the appeal of your home? Are you proud of it? Too many homeowners make bold investments into outdoor lighting that serves the simple goal of illuminating a walkway or front door without considering the overall design, purpose, and impression of their lighting choice. It doesn’t have to be this way! If you’re looking for a lighting upgrade, it’s time to go for one that enhances the beauty of your home, extends the hours you can spend outside, and improves security during the night. Lighting a Home’s Exterior Adds Beauty Most homeowners have difficulty knowing where to start. Focus on the front of the house and

Outdoor Landscape Lighting Services That Enhance Your Home

Outdoor Lighting is fast becoming the landscaper's favorite choice when it comes to improving the outdoors. More and more homeowners are talking about lighting up their residence and some are already planning an exterior lighting project for their home in the near future. Why not? Low voltage lighting systems have many benefits to enhance your property. They can transform your property, enhance its beauty and bring the family’s enjoyment of being outdoors to a whole new level. Installing outdoor lights can have a dramatic impact on your home's architectural details, as it beautifies the outside of the home. Safety and security are other reasons why you should light up your landscaping. Giving your home a presence and character you do not perceive during the day