I love decorating my outdoor areas with solar lights, and there is nothing more beautiful than seeing light reflected on water. This is where floating solar pool lights can be used to great affect. They will give you all the advantages that come with using solar energy, and they are not just restricted to use in your swimming pool.
First for the benefits of solar energy. Solar powered floating pool lights are easy to setup with no wiring or electricity required. This makes them ideal for use in water. They are safe to use without worrying about electrocution from faulty wiring. You will also be able to save money using solar energy, because there are no additional costs to your electricity bill for using these lights. You can also feel good about using a sustainable alternative energy source that is beneficial to the environment.
You will find a variety of shapes, sizes and colors when looking for your solar floating pool lights. There are color changing globes, decorative flowers, and novelty ducks and other shapes. Many of the lights are versatile and can be used in multiple areas around your home, not just on water. You can use floating solar lights for pool, pond, spa, water fountain or any other outdoor water feature. They can often also be used in gardens, paths and placed on outdoor table settings when you don’t need them in the water.
Solar powered pool lights use LED light bulbs encased in a waterproof plastic. LED bulbs are energy efficient and last for a very long time. This makes these lights very low maintenance. You can just stick them in the water and let them do their thing. They will provide a lovely ambient light that reflects off the water creating a nice atmosphere around your home.
Here are a few different types of solar pool lights to try.
The Solar Powered Floating Light Globe is a color changing globe that runs on solar power. With a bright LED bulbs in a UV resistant, translucent housing, this light can be used in a pond or pool, or staked into a garden.
The 2PC Solar Power Waterproof LED Color Changing Floating Globe Swimming Pool Bathtub Party Lantern comes with 2 floating lights with continuously changing colors. It is versatile enough that you can use it anywhere, from pools and water features, to gardens and walkways.
TotalPond UW16253 Solar Pond Floating White Lilly Pad LightFor little decoration with your pool solar lights, you could try the TotalPond UW16253 Solar Pond Floating White Lilly Pad Light. Shaped like a beautiful lily, this will add a soft light to your pond or pool.
Solar pool lights floating on the surface of your pool, pond or any other water feature in your gardens, will add beautiful light to your outdoor areas. Use these in combination with other types of lights, like solar umbrella lights and solar patio lights, to create the perfect atmosphere around your home at night.
Spending time in my outdoor areas is one of my favourite things to do, so I am always on the lookout for anything that will make my time outside more enjoyable. Adding outdoor lights is something that allows me to be able to enjoy my outside spaces at night as well. Whether it’s for a quick outdoor dinner or a festive party or celebration, solar lights are a welcome addition. Solar umbrella lights have a pretty specific purpose, but can really be a great way add some more light for these occasions.
A patio umbrella with solar lights attached is a perfect addition to your outdoor deck, patio or pool area. Whether it stands over a couple of deck chairs by the pool, or over your outdoor dining table setting, it will help light up your outdoor area at night. You can take advantage of your outdoor areas after dark, and enjoy the shade provided by the umbrella during the day.
Solar powered umbrella lights are a series of lights attached to the underside of the umbrella to shine light onto the table or chairs underneath it. They can be spread out along the spokes of the umbrella, or fixed in place on the pole, or both. There are some great advantages to using solar lights for your patio umbrella, like having no electrical cords and using free solar energy. Because of this, they are really easy to set up and use.
There are a couple of different ways you can go with umbrella solar lights.
Southern Patio UMB-426597 9-Foot Solar LED Market Umbrella – TaupeYou can buy an all in one umbrella with solar lights already fixed in place, like this Southern Patio UMB-426597 9-Foot Solar LED Market Umbrella – Taupe. It has a polyester canopy that is water and mold resistant. With 8 LED hub solar lights and 3 LED lights per rib, it has a total of 18 LEDs, which is plenty of light for your outdoor dining. The solar batteries are located on the top of the umbrella, along with the solar panel that charges them during the daylight. It has separate on/off switches for the lights on the pole and the lights on the spokes so you can have just the right amount of light for your needs.
The other way you can go with your patio umbrella solar lights is to buy solar lights for an umbrella you already have. Solar string lights can be attached to your patio umbrella pole and spokes. These lights can be easily set up, with the solar panel on the top of the umbrella and the lights fed through to the underside and wound around the spokes and pole. They can create a lovely ambient light for your outdoor dining and entertaining.
There’s also something like this Rite Lite LPL1040BX Wireless 40 LED Umbrella Light that attaches to your outdoor umbrella pole and shines light down towards the table and upwards as well. This one’s not solar, but is battery operated so doesn’t need any wiring. It has 40 bright LED bulbs that last up to 100,000 hours and a one touch on/off switch with selectable dimmer.
Solar umbrella lights are a great addition to your outdoor lighting. When used together with other lights like solar yard lights and solar patio lights, you can make your outdoor areas come alive at night.
There is nothing better than spending time in your outdoor areas with family and friends. Walking outside into your beautifully decorated patio can fill you with pride. Enhancing your outdoor areas with some solar powered patio lights is an easy way to achieve this feeling. There are some great benefits to using solar lights for your outdoor lighting, like free solar power, and a quick and easy installation. You will wonder how you ever survived without them.
There are lots of different areas of your patio that can be improved with some solar lights, and many different styles of lights that will help you decorate. You can use solar string lights threaded through railings, umbrellas or nearby plants or gardens. Solar hanging lights can be placed in numerous areas for nice ambient light. A patio umbrella with solar lights will provide some much needed light for your outdoor dining and entertaining. Here are a few of these types of patio lights that you can use to brighten up your outdoor entertaining area.
Solar Patio String Lights
Smart Solar 3732WR30 Solar Light String, 30 White LEDs with Crystal Ball CoversTry these Smart Solar 3732WR30 Solar Light String, 30 White LEDs with Crystal Ball Covers for a quick and easy way to add some outdoor lights to your patio. There are 30 energy saving, multi colored LED bulbs with a translucent crystal ball cover. They can be threaded throughout your plants and gardens, or wrapped around your patio umbrella. The long string allows you to spread them out to cover a large area.
Smart Solar 3730WR30 Solar Star Light String, 30 White LEDs with Star CoversFor a little more decoration you can go with the Smart Solar 3730WR30 Solar Star Light String, 30 White LEDs with Star Covers. Similar to the previous light set, but with star shaped covers instead. They will provide you with a lovely ambient light for your patio or any outdoor area.
Hanging Solar Patio Lights
Another set of solar lights for patio use are these Hanging Solar Garden Light – Cornet Shaped Solar Lights, Solar Tree Lighting – Set of Three (3) Lights. This is a set of 3 frosted cone shaped solar lights that is designed to hang down from tree branches, hooks or string. They will give you a nice bright light for your outdoor patio. You can easily unhook them and use them like a portable lantern.
Other Outdoor Solar Patio Lights
There are more decorative types of outdoor solar patio lights as well. These Smart Solar/Smart Solar 3011WRM1 Solar Scroll Light. Antique brown have a scroll pattern on the surface that reflects when the light is on. You can use them on your patio table or on the ground around the edge of your patio for a beautiful pattern of light that will enhance your outdoor areas.
Southern Patio UMB-426597 9-Foot Solar LED Market Umbrella – TaupeIf you don’t want to go to the trouble of stringing your own solar lights for a patio umbrella, you can try this Southern Patio UMB-426597 9-Foot Solar LED Market Umbrella – Taupe. This is a patio umbrella with solar lights already attached to it. There are 18 LED bulbs that are powered by solar panels at the top of the umbrella. It is a convenient way to add light and shade to your patio.
Patio solar lights are a great way to enhance your outdoor areas and make them a wonderful place to spend time at night. You can use a variety of these solar outdoor patio lights to create an outdoor oasis where you can entertain well into the night. When used in conjunction with other solar lights, like solar yard lights and solar path lights, you can make your home more attractive, while improving safety and security at night.
Introducing some solar powered path lights around your home is a great way to improve the appearance of your home at night, as well as making it safer for you and your family. Solar lights have some great advantages that make them a good choice for your outdoor lighting needs. There are some benefits to lighting your paths and walkways with these lights.
The advantages of solar energy are hard to ignore. You can save money on your electricity bill with this free power and at the same time use an alternative energy source that does not harm the environment. Solar LED path lights use bright, long lasting LED bulbs that you will likely never have to replace. These lights are automatic, turning on and off by themselves. They often work out of the box, with no wiring needed, making them simple to set up. With most solar garden path lights you just push the stake into the ground and they are ready to go.
The best solar path lights will help you to enhance your home at night. There are a couple of reasons why you might want to light up your paths at night. They will provide you with more visibility, making it safer to walk around your home at night. The additional light will also help to make your outdoor areas more attractive at night. All good reasons for you to try some of these solar outdoor path lights for yourself.
One of the best ways to start out with your solar powered path lights is to buy a complete pack of lights. This Moonrays 91380 Payton Style Solar Plastic Path LED Light, Black, 10-Pack is an affordable way to get some outdoor lighting around your home. They are pretty simple, black plastic lights that will provide you with enough light for your paths at night. They use bright LED bulbs that are energy efficient and long lasting. They will run about 8 hours on a full charge, which is plenty of time for what you need.
Or for a different look you can try this set of Moonrays 91743 Hudson Style Solar Light, Metal Path Light, LED is 2X-Brighter, Pearl Bronze, 6-Pack. They have a stylish metal finish in a pearl bronze color and the light shines in a decorative star shaped pattern on the ground.
For something different again, these Solar Garden Path Lighting – Solar Ray – Solar Path Light – Set of Three (3) Lights have some great character. They have a unique flowing shape inspired by a sea ray. Perfect if you are looking for a light that has a great design as well as being functional. The 2 LED bulbs in each light provide you with plenty of illumination for your paths.
Another more decorative solar powered path light is the Moonrays 91398 Balletto Style Solar Powered Hanging Plastic Path Light. This light has an old fashioned lantern look about it and hangs from a shepherd’s hook. They are a great way to light your paths with a different style.
Any of these outdoor solar path lights would be a great addition to the paths and walkways around your home. You can stick with one style of light, or use a combination of different styles for a nice effect. Solar path lights can improve safety in your outdoor areas, while enhancing the look and feel of your home at night.