Fall Landscape Lighting

Fall Landscape Lighting

Fall is many people’s favorite time of year. This is because of many reasons; the beautiful changing colors of the leaves, the crisp Fall air, the pumpkin spice flavored goodies. There aren’t many people out there who would say they dislike Autumn. As the environment...
Where to Place Landscape Lighting

Where to Place Landscape Lighting

When considering landscape lighting for your business property or home, it can be overwhelming trying to figure out what is needed. If you need help deciding what lighting you need and where to place landscape lighting, this guide will help you.  Getting Started...
Different Types of Landscape Lighting

Different Types of Landscape Lighting

The world of landscape lighting is vast and creative. There are so many opportunities to bring a property to life with strategically placed lighting in a variety of styles. If you’re considering outdoor lighting for your home or business, it’s best you learn about the...
Why You Should Invest in Backyard Lights

Why You Should Invest in Backyard Lights

Things are a little uncertain right now due to COVID-19. With summer approaching, it can be a little upsetting to think about not getting to do all the fun activities you normally would. As the days grow longer and warmer, you’ll want to spend more time outside...
Shadowing & Silhouetting For Dramatic Ambiance

Shadowing & Silhouetting For Dramatic Ambiance

Lighting design is a beautiful art form that many people overlook when designing their perfect home. Outdoor lighting companies have been using dramatic lighting techniques for years in order to achieve stunning effects for their customers. Which techniques set a...
4 Reasons You Should Upgrade To Outdoor LED Lighting

4 Reasons You Should Upgrade To Outdoor LED Lighting

When it comes to outdoor lighting, there’s a reason professionals reach for LED bulbs and fixtures. Homeowners and Lighting Designers agree that the benefits of outdoor LED lighting exceed other forms of lighting by far. So, what is all the fuss about? Houston...
How Outdoor Landscape Lighting Has Changed Over The Years

How Outdoor Landscape Lighting Has Changed Over The Years

Outdoor landscape lighting has evolved since its inception. As new lighting technologies have been developed, installation companies have been able to create fresh, innovative lighting systems for their customers. As the technologies have changed over history, so have...
Landscape Lighting – DIY vs. Professional

Landscape Lighting – DIY vs. Professional

With the resurgence of DIY home improvement projects, it is easy to get swept in the “I can do it” mentality of home improvement. When installing landscape lighting, some projects are perfect for a homeowner to tackle, while others are best left to a professional...
Landscape Lighting Design for Large Properties

Landscape Lighting Design for Large Properties

Landscape lighting design is crucial when it comes to improving the overall aesthetic of your home. As a DIYer, it’s easier to arrange a few accent lights around a smaller property. But when you’re working with a property on a much larger scale, overwhelm can...
Popular Techniques For Statue Lighting

Popular Techniques For Statue Lighting

If you’re an appreciator of art and beautiful aesthetics, you probably have statues and sculptures in your yard. Art shouldn’t be reserved for the indoors afterall. Take pride in how your artwork is displayed just as if it were in a gallery – except the gallery...
3 Ways To Increase Curb Appeal

3 Ways To Increase Curb Appeal

As a homeowner, it is vital to prioritize your home’s curb appeal. Curb appeal is the attractiveness of a home from the perspective of a passerby of a street. The theory is simple, the more attractive and safe your home appears from the curb, the more your property is...
How To Design Garden Lighting?

How To Design Garden Lighting?

A garden’s beauty shouldn’t disappear with the daylight. By adding outdoor lighting to your beautiful garden features, you can create a beautiful ambiance that can be enjoyed at any hour.  Designing Garden Lighting For Aesthetics Since all gardens are unique in their...
How To Choose A Professional Lighting Company In Texas

How To Choose A Professional Lighting Company In Texas

If you are a homeowner or business owner, the odds are you’ve considered adding landscape lighting to your property. Outdoor lighting can completely transform your estate and choosing a professional lighting company is the first step. If you live in Texas, Houston...
How To Choose A Landscape Lighting Design

How To Choose A Landscape Lighting Design

Landscape Lighting Design can seem overwhelming to someone who hasn’t looked into it before. Whether you’re a new homeowner or you’ve decided it’s time to integrate outdoor lighting into your current home, Houston Lightscape’s guide will help you figure everything...
SPRINGTIME ILLUMINATIONS

SPRINGTIME ILLUMINATIONS

Springtime will spring before you know it. It’s the golden season for outdoor living, before the formidable Houston summer heat. Time to survey the patio, ready the grill, and get ready for those laid-back evenings with family and friends. Early springtime is also...
COLOR IN LANDSCAPE LIGHTING?

COLOR IN LANDSCAPE LIGHTING?

The First Law of Residential Landscape Lighting is “less is more”. A design achieves the greatest drama and beauty with as little lighting as possible. How little is “as little as possible”? Generally, just enough to meet safety, security, and functionality needs. An...
DIY OR PROFESSIONAL?

DIY OR PROFESSIONAL?

A quick search of the internet turns up a lot of content on do-it-yourself (DIY) outdoor and landscape lighting. As a matter of fact, there are literally thousands of articles, blogs, and guides on the subject. Retailers of outdoor lighting hardware naturally promote...
REPAIR OR REPLACE?

REPAIR OR REPLACE?

New clients are not always starting from a scratch. Quite a few explain they’ve got outdoor lighting systems already in place. They’re not satisfied with the performance of the system, or perhaps with its general condition. Long-time owners of a property realize one...
2019 TRENDS IN OUTDOOR LIGHTING

2019 TRENDS IN OUTDOOR LIGHTING

2019 has been an interesting and active year in outdoor and landscape lighting. As its days dwindle to a precious few, let’s pause and highlight some of the year’s top outdoor lighting trends.  Path lighting, if you will, to next year. The standout markers of 2019...
HARDSCAPE LIGHTING

HARDSCAPE LIGHTING

  HARDSCAPE AND SOFTSCAPE Outdoor living spaces have two basic ingredients: softscape and hardscape. Softscape is all that’s alive and growing. Trees, shrubs, lawns, flowers, succulents, and so forth. Hardscape is pretty much everything else. It’s not living....