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Best Home Security Lighting Systems

 

 

 

In this post we will look at Best Home Security Lighting Systems for your home.  You can choose witch style will work the best in your situation. We will look at each fixtures specifications and qualities and let you decide.

All of these lights meet the guidelines for wet locations.  This means that they can have water drip, splash or flow on them, but not stand in water.  Does not need to be mounted in under a overhang to keep out of the weather.

Progress Lighting P5212 Par

 

This is a basic two lamp fixture that will cover a lot of area.  It can be positioned so the lamps can be pointed around two sides if mounted at the corner of a structure,  Can be mounted on the wall or under hang area.

Comes with five 1/2 inch plug holes for mounting the fixtures or a controller.  Hoods shown in some pictures are not sold with the fixture.

Features

Holds two light bulbs medium base (not included)

Has mounting points for a motion detector or light sensor (not included)

Has all hardware for mounting on electric box

Heads swivel for more area coverage

Hoods for this fixture can be ordered seperatlly

Craftmade 24R-63

 

Fixture comes with the hoods.  Has center 1/2 inch mounting hole for light controller. Mounts on the wall or in the soffit area pointing down. Has the best style of the two bulb lighting fixtures.

Features

Holds two light bulbs 2-Bi-Pin 75 watt (included)

Has mounting points for a motion detector or light sensor

Has all hardware for mounting on electric box

Heads can be adjusted for direction

Sea Gull Lighting 8339 Outdoor Bullet Wall Light

 

Nice modern style light.  Fixed on the wall and will only shine down.  Takes a regular base bulb, can use a new CFL bulb that is dimmable and change the mood of the area.

Must use a wall switch or remote sensor to control the light.

Features

Single light bulb Medium base BR-40 120 watt max (not included)

Only directs light down

Modern style for the decorative look

Is Dark Sky Compliant

Kichler 49081 Beach Light 5 inch

 

Very modern design for a contemporary look.  Light is stationary, does not adjust angle.  Mounts on the wall on a standard square box.

Can use CFL bulb that can be dimmed with a switch.  Must use a wall switch or remote sensor to control light.

Features

Single light bulb Medium base 60 watt max (not included)

Contemporary styling

Only directs light downward

Is Dark Sky Compliant

Home Security Lighting Systems-Sea Gull 8339

Sea Gull lighting 8339

Sea Gull Lighting 86051B  Wall Light 9 inch

 

More industrial of all of the lights in this article.  If you are looking for the most light for a big area this is the light that you will need.  This is the type of fixture that is used in parking areas to give the best security.  Need remote control for lighting needs.

Features

Single high pressure sodium bulb(included)

Easy to change but expensive bulbs

Industrial type of lighting

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Conclusion

 

When looking for the right home security lighting systems for you, these five lights will give you some ideas what to look for.  Each light will have some advantages in each situation, if it is a soft mood you are looking for or an outright floodlight for a parking area.

As always if you are not comfortable with installing electric items, please consult with an electrician before you start.

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