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The case for choosing LED lighting when considering new or upgrading your landscape lighting system.

Seven reasons why you should choose LED landscape lighting over incandescent

LED landscape lighting rules

In the past we would never consider LED (Light Emitting Diode) as an option for landscape lighting.  Only halogen bulbs provided the professional look that clients demanded. LED lamps were unreliable and frequently failed shortly after installation.

3-watt LED Lamp for led landscape lighting
These LED lamps are the best choice for LED landscape lighting designers.

Now when consumers think of LED, many immediately think of the solar powered LED landscape lighting that are sold at big box retail stores. That lighting is unnatural and underpowered. Additionally the fixtures are frequently plastic or aluminum and are marginal quality which will not stand up over time. This is why they only carry a one-year warranty.

When it comes to professional grade landscape lighting, LED has become the number one choice for professional designers and installers. Reputable outdoor lighting firms only install LED fixtures that are made of solid brass and carry a lifetime warranty.

Let’s take a look at why LED is now the best choice for professional landscape lighting.

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