Lighting is not only functioned to light home interior room but also it is functioned as the decoration elements which can beautify the exterior parts of the house. The exterior lighting is not only used for lighting when we have activity outside of the home but also it can create a visual quality by using various exterior lighting. We can expose the park, garden, and wall with unique material, sculpture or fountain. We can also play with the exterior lighting installation. It can create beautiful visual quality on the exterior decoration. The most important thing is we know the suitable lighting for the objects.
Exterior lighting is also functioned for safety. The bad exterior lighting can make the home or building becomes the target for the thief. Thieves can slither in the dark areas. They are usually more interested in the building or home with dark areas than home or building with the good exterior lighting quality. Therefore, good quality in applying exterior lighting becomes the most important thing.
Home design actually has two areas which must obtain the good lighting especially exterior decoration. Both of these areas have different thing. Both of them are dry areas and wet areas. Dry areas for modern exterior home design usually consists of home wall design which can be applied with exterior wall lighting, floor, and footsteps also stairs. The fence areas and ornament is also the right object for suitable exterior lighting. On the other hand, for wet areas, it usually consists of swimming pool, ponds, and wall fountains.
We should maintain the exterior lighting suitable with the function. For dry areas like exterior lighting garden usually get the lighter shade so it can light the susceptible areas. It is better if we keep away from applying the yellow shade because it can create darker looks for exterior decoration. For swimming pool areas is better applied the brighter shade because it id for safety when having swimming activity at night.