Patio & Deck Lighting Installation Overview

Spending time on a beautiful Texas day sitting on a patio or deck is an immensely rewarding experience. When you add lighting to the equation, you can also enjoy your deck or patio during the calm of the night. In this blog post, Creative Nightscapes provides information on how our experts install a variety of […]

Lights installed around a patio set the poolside mood.
Read More...

Farmhouse & Barn Outdoor Lighting in Dallas-Fort Worth

Despite their names, outdoor farmhouse and barn lights aren’t just for farms. In this blog post, Creative Nightscapes will look at these styles of outdoor lights to provide insight into what they are and how they can be used to enhance your property. Outdoor farmhouse and barn lighting fixtures have a wide range of looks […]

Read More...

Boat Dock Lighting in Dallas-Fort Worth

Whether you’re sailing on the open sea or cruising on a lake, boating is a fun activity. However, it does come with potential danger. Safe boating practices can save thousands of dollars in damages, prevent injuries, and even save lives. But not all dangers happen on open water—some occur at the dock. In this blog […]

A ship on the water
Read More...

Scenes and Transitions: An Inside Look at Lighting Design

When adding lighting to your landscape, you must pay attention to both the small details and the big picture. Landscape lighting scenes and transitions are important parts of your landscape’s cohesion. How you illuminate one space affects nearby areas and vice versa. Landscape lighting isn’t just about how your landscape looks but also how it […]

A DFW area home
Read More...

How to Illuminate Architectural Features

You put a lot of time and effort into your home. So why only show it off in the daytime? Make your home visible day and night by using outdoor light fixtures. Creative Nightscapes will take you through some steps to help illuminate the architectural features of your home at night. Illumination Architectural Features Many elements of […]

Read More...

What is Contemporary Lighting?

Bold, minimalist, refined, and striking—these are all terms you could use to describe contemporary outdoor lighting. In this blog post, Creative Nightscapes will take you on a tour of contemporary outdoor lighting and how it can be used to bring a fresh look to your home and yard. Contemporary lighting can also serve as a […]

The stone face of a 2-story home illuminated by outdoor lighting
Read More...

Outdoor Lighting Techniques for Fall

Outdoor lighting goes a long way in highlighting the beauty of your home’s landscaping. While you may be able to see it all just fine during the day, a little lighting here and there at night can create truly breathtaking beauty. If you enjoy cool fall evenings outdoors around a fire pit or just taking […]

Side view of a well-lit senior living center
Read More...

Outdoor Lighting Maintenance Checklist

Outdoor lighting welcomes all visitors home. It enhances your home’s curb appeal and makes it easier for guests to find you. It’s also an excellent deterrent to human intruders and nocturnal creatures such as armadillos, deer, and wild hogs. Motion sensors turn the lights on whenever anyone or anything enters the yard, making them the perfect way […]

landscape lighting for trees and bushes
Read More...

Outdoor Lighting Techniques for Your Garden

Your garden is part of your home’s outdoor living space that enhances the overall look of your property. Using outdoor lighting in your garden helps create a more visually appealing environment that uplifts your spirits and makes your home feel more welcoming. It also helps expand your living space while increasing the value of your […]

landscape lighting for trees and bushes
Read More...

Outdoor Lighting For Walkways

What Is a Pathway Light? Well-designed pathway lighting provides safe passage along walkways, stairs, and other outdoor paths. Pathway lights are a functional and elegant addition to your exterior landscape, providing soft illumination that enhances your landscape without feeling harsh. They also come in a multitude of options, including garden lights, downlights, bollards, and flush lights. What […]

Read More...

Outdoor Lighting for Outdoor Kitchens

Adding an outdoor kitchen to your patio space can be a great way to take your outdoor entertaining to the next level. Rather than having to seclude yourself inside your home’s kitchen to prepare a meal for your guests, an outdoor kitchen allows you to remain a part of the party while you prep, cook, […]

Lights installed around a patio set the poolside mood.
Read More...

What Is the Best LED Color Temperature For Outdoor Lighting?

Outdoor lighting is perfect for helping boost the aesthetics, safety, and overall feel of your North Texas home and outdoor living space. Whether you are looking to light up an outdoor entertainment center, a pool, or just the walkways of your garden or driveway, you will need to know what color temperature you are looking […]

Colorful lights set the mood at poolside
Read More...

Inside Look at LEDs

Inside Look at LEDs (Light Emitting Diodes) You’ve probably noticed the word “LED” appearing on the packages of your lights more and more, and you might be wondering why it seems like everyone has suddenly adopted this new type of light as opposed to the traditional incandescent lighting you may be used to. The Creative […]

LED lighting sets the mood for an outdoor sitting area
Read More...

Contemporary Outdoor Lighting Designs

Outdoor lighting allows you to make the most out of your outdoor space because with outdoor lighting, the sunset no longer means it’s time to go inside and stop the fun. Whether you are enjoying a warm summer evening by the pool or a cool autumn evening spending time with friends, outdoor lighting ensures that […]

Read More...

How Outdoor Lighting Can Improve Your Home’s Security

Part of what makes a home a home is the feeling of safety. When you’re at home, you should feel safe and secure so that you’re truly able to relax. An important part of ensuring your home’s security is the effective use of lighting.  Provides Awareness of One’s Surroundings Accidental injuries, such as trip and […]

A palatial Westlake home is lit up at night
Read More...

Why You Should Hire a Professional Lighting Company

Why Should You Hire a Professional Outdoor Lighting Company? Figuring out optimal lighting indoors is already difficult between trying to figure out placement, bulb type, and ambience. Figuring outdoor lighting is even more difficult. Not only do you have to consider those things, but you may also need to have electrical work done to make […]

Read More...

Outdoor Renovations to Improve Curb Appeal

Many people focus on making sure they love the feeling they get when they walk through their front door by making sure their home is decorated perfectly on the inside. But what about on the walk to the front door? A lack of curb appeal can detract from even the best interior design. Here are […]

pool lighting with landscape lighting
Read More...

What Is Undercap Lighting?

Making your garden shine with undercap lighting is a great way to freshen it up for parties and informal hangouts. Doing this has other benefits as well, including safety for people and security for the home. But what is it, exactly? In a nutshell, undercap lighting is a valuable technique where the light fixture is […]

Read More...