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What Size Landscape Lighting Transformer to Use to Power Your Design?

As a professional landscape lighting designer looking to install and operate a new low voltage lighting system, you need to consider what transformer will be required to convert your standard line voltage outlets using 110-120V into your outdoor low voltage 12V-15V lighting design. This consideration as an outdoor lighting installer allows your landscape lights to […]

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Landscape Lighting Manufacturer Selected as Finalist for Small Business of the Year Award

Garden Light LED is proud to be honored and selected as a finalist for the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce Small Business of the Year Award. This is the 39th year for the presentation that includes a prestigious list of past business winners including Vistra Communications, VetCor, Bill Currie Ford, Adcock Financial, The Bank of […]

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How to Photograph Your Architecture and Lighting Designs at Night

To capture amazing images of your lighting design applications, and create that perfect portfolio to showcase the beauty of your work, let’s consider a few basics for photographing the architecture and landscapes of your projects at night. When buildings are illuminated at night their shapes and features are enhanced in a very different way than […]

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The Importance of Proper Heat Sinks and Quality Components in LED Lighting

Being a Landscape Lighting Designer requires knowledge beyond the scope of the design itself. You need to know what equipment is going to be best for each job, and how to select the best lighting design components to satisfy the customers lighting project to attract 5 star reviews for years ahead. With this in mind, […]

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Building a Strong Company Culture for Your Outdoor Lighting Design Business

Embrace the Values of a Leader to Grow Your Business Watch Kyle McKelvy, Founder of Oregon Outdoor Lighting and Washington Outdoor Lighting as he shares the values that matter most to building a productive team that enables your company to grow with a strong support system. Discover Why it’s so Important to Define what you […]

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Create the Perfect Sales Pitch about Your Lighting Business

Lighting Designers: Keep it Simple and Impactful Join Topher Morrison to discover how to craft the perfect sales pitch and improve your message to customers about your key business advantages by creating a simple, clear and impressive message about your lighting design business to potential customers. To get your copy of this hour long video […]

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Lighting Design Applications with Janet Lennox Moyer

Down lighting and Up Lighting Large Landscapes Watch Janet Lennox Moyer as she walks us through her process for planning a magnificent lighting design project that requires the down lighting of a large entry way area into the property, while up-lighting the large trees around the lush outdoor landscapes of several home site spaces. To […]

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9 Reasons Low Voltage Lights Are Beneficial

Most of the lower voltage lights are energy efficient and will be powered by electricity in the range of 12-volts. This kind of innovative lighting system can offer lots of benefits and are widely used not only around our home landscapes but can also be used outside an industrial and commercial buildings exterior as it […]

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A Professional Outdoor Lighting Company that Lights the Way

When you want to know how to get into the landscape lighting industry, trust those who have found success and developed a model for proven results. Over the years at Oregon Outdoor Lighting, Kyle has learned the importance of designing top quality lighting systems and creating a strong company culture. Realizing that the ultimate measure of […]

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Understand Photometric Light Analysis Planning

When you are in the landscape lighting industry as a manufacturer, lighting designer, distributor, or architect specifier, you will often need to reference IES photometric plan files to understand the true output of light and lumen power for the fixtures you wish to install into your designs. For all of us in the outdoor lighting […]