Outdoor Lighting

Benefits of Outdoor Lighting

Cobra Head Lighting is perfect for all outdoor roadway and parking lot applications.


Outdoor lighting can serve a multitude of purposes in the workplace and at home. Your outdoor lights may boost your curb appeal and enhance the aesthetic value of your home. They may also serve practical functions and keep your family safe at night. If you are considering installing new lighting on your property, keep reading to take a look at some of the benefits of outdoor lighting.


Aesthetic Appeal

This type of illumination is used for historic districts, streetscapes, roadways, residential neighborhoods, and parks.

If you are proud of the way your property looks, why stop enjoying it after sundown? Outdoor lighting allows you to enjoy the view from your back porch all night long, and it can be used to accentuate some of the most important features of your yard. You can use outdoor lighting in countless different ways; the more creative you are, the more options you will have to work with. In addition to illuminating focal points throughout the exterior of your home, outdoor lighting can also direct attention towards your house itself. This allows you to point out interesting or pleasant architectural features throughout the night. Even your neighbors will benefit from your outdoor lighting while they soak up the view as they walk by.


The Traditional Post Top Lighting has a classic look and style to spruce up your home and landscaping.

When it comes to lighting, your outdoor space is often the last on the list. However, this area of the home can become an important entertaining zone and sufficient lighting for both mood and function is crucial for making the most of the area and encouraging guests and family into the great outdoors.  Exterior lighting shouldn’t be an afterthought and our outdoor lighting is very affordable with architectural styles that will compliment any area.

Safety & Security

This type of security lighting is best for rural, residential, street lighting, agricultural and general security lighting.

Your exterior stairs and walkways are much easier to navigate with outdoor lighting. Your home will also be much better protected from potential criminal acts such as vandalism and burglary. Outdoor lighting reduces the number of hiding spots that criminals may find on your property, which will typically deter them from attempting to break in.


The Operations Department at EREC will help you select the right style, lamp type, wattage and pole height to meet your individual needs and provide maximum protection.