Artistic Outdoor Lighting - Chicago Landscape Lighting
260 Cortland Ave #9, Lombard
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More About Landscape lighting Services from Wikipedia
Landscape lighting or garden lighting refers to the use of outdoor lighting of private gardens and public landscapes; for the enhancement and purposes of safety, nighttime aesthetics, accessibility, security, recreation and sports, and social and event uses.
The public landscape and gardens have been Lighting for as long as interior building have - for beauty, security, Circulation (architecture), and social occasions; since ancient times by firelight from wood, candles, and animal-plant oil fells in torches, Sconce (light fixture) and lanterns. Since the 17th century's introductions of new interior illumination fuels, the technology has then been used outdoors and in gardens. As systems were developed for power delivery, Gas lighting of the 19th century and electric light of the 20th century became part of exterior functioning and design.The Landscape Lighting Book -?---> With the combination of increasing demand for more efficient lighting, increasing availability of sustainable designs, global warming considerations, and aesthetic and safety concerns in garden design and landscape design the methods and equipment of outdoor illumination have been evolving. The increasing use of LEDs, solar power, low voltage fixtures, energy efficient lamps, and energy-saving lighting design are examples of innovation in the field.
Solar source electricity based fixtures: On each fixture - photovoltaics - light bulbs From property's solar panel system - lighting fixtures, fiber optics
Rechargeable batteryelectrical battery fixtures: Table top lanterns, LED candles *Other: Natural gas - fixed post lamps and wall lanterns, flex-connection fixtures Propane - table top portable lanterns, flex-connection fixtures Oil fuels - hurricane lamps, 'camping lanterns' Fire-based flame - pernazzle lanterns, outdoor fireplaces, chimineas, fire bowls, "tiki-torches"
There are many different types of landscape lighting systems, controls and switching, wiring connections, fixture types, functions-purposes-styles, and light sources. :Components can include:
Power connection to main property power source (''code and permit determined'') Transformers (12v and multi-tap transformers) Timers Light sensor switching (photocells) motion sensor switching Manual 'light switches' automated light switching units-systems remote lighting switching - on-property devices, off-site phone or online systems
Electric wiring Electrical conduit - underground for Mains electricity, vulnerable locations, under or in constructed elements-Road surface cable, wire - underground per codes for line and low voltage, above ground at stake-mounted and tree mounted fixtures.
Light fixtures - fixed location - Mains electricity (120V U.S.) and low voltage (12V U.S.) Post mount - column mount Address light Wall mount Ceiling mount - hanging fixture Security lights Tree lights - up and down lights In-grade fixtures- uplights buried in-ground - top flush with surface Adjustable aim "bullet" - uplight sports court lights - i.e.: tennis courts portable fixtures "hard-wired" or "plug-in" 'wet location rated' interior style fixtures ** string lighting - "holiday lights" - bulbs and LED
Light fixtures - low voltage (12V U.S.) - modest location adjustments path lights area lights uplights (directional, spot, and flood lights)- stake mount wall lights - surface mount tree-mount lights - down lights deck lights - surface mount well lights - mounted below grade hardscape lights- integrated into walls. step lights - recessed into catherine risers rope lighting - fiber optics
MR16, Halogen - 10w, 20w, 35w, 50w. Come in a variety of beam angles from narrow spot (12 degrees, spot 24 degrees, flood 36 degrees, wide flood 60 degrees). Bi Pin, Halogen - 10w, 20w, 35w, 50w. G4 and G5.3 pin configurations PAR36 - 20w, 35w, 50w T3 Wedge Single Contact Bayonet (SCB) MR16, LED (retrofit lamp)- 4w (approximate 20w halogen equivalent), 5w (approximate 35w halogen equivalent), 7w (approximate 50w halogen equivalent). Bi Pin, LED (retrofit lamp)- 1.5w, 2.5w, 3.5w Integrated LED Lamps - LED chips and driver are built into the fixture (permanently) ** LED White Colors, 2700k-3,000k = Warm White, 4000 = Neutral, 5000-5700 = Daylight White
Water features swimming pools hot tubs plunge pools water gardens reflecting pools fountains garden ponds constructed streams and waterfalls
Light sources - underwater fixed mount fixtures - i.e.: pool wall light movable uplights fiber optic lights floating fixture lights - rechargeable battery & solar photovoltaic
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