Garden Lighting

Garden lighting is an art

Outdoor Lights Cleaning

To keep your light fitting looking good, and working properly, regular dusting and cleaning (with non-abrasive cleaners) is essential. A build-up of dust and dirt looks ugly and can damage the finish longer term. All outdoor lights need to be cleaned regularly. Imagine how bad your car would look if you left it out in …

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Will solid copper or brass tarnish?

Tarnish is a thin layer of corrosion that forms over copper and brass. It often appears as a dull, gray or black film or coating over metal. Tarnish is a surface phenomenon that is self-limiting, unlike rust. Only the top few layers of the metal react, and the layer of tarnish seals and protects the underlying layers from reacting. …

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Will the fitting be hot?

Hot to touch, yes! Most lights create heat. Halogen bulbs do tend to produce the most heat, making fittings hot to touch. This can be uncomfortable for some, and worse in some circumstances. They use more energy and generally don’t last as long as the LED alternative. They are used less and less indoors and …

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