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How Much Does it Cost to Service Landscape Lighting in Birmingham?

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Landscape Lighting can increase the value of your home by $156

Since most people are working earnestly and spending extended hours at their jobs, they typically do not get an opportunity to look at their residences right until in the evening. Delicate lighting in a very dark outdoor setting can be absolutely magical. It offers a comfy, attractive mood and brings about feelings and enchantment. It provides attention as well as a mystery to any kind of environment. An increasing number of property owners are collecting this magical experience within their home gardens using landscape lighting in Birmingham, one of the many top developments in outdoor home enhancement nowadays. Birmingham landscape lighting is considered to be one of the most significant facets of landscape style and design. Still, it has been ignored by many homeowners and landscape artists. An adequate landscape lighting lets you showcase points of interest and conceal eyesores in your property. It can be useful to boost security and safety, to accessorize distinctive flowers or trees, and to generate a joyful surrounding for outdoor fun.

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A standard size lawn or yard may need around 20 lighting fixtures. A regular lighting fixture can cost around $70 to $150 each for an overall total of $165 up to $212 for fixtures alone. Most homeowners choose LED light bulbs for their Birmingham landscape lighting because they are durable and can last for a very long time. Bulbs can cost you around $700 to $1,100 plus an additional $150 to $300 for the wirings. Path light fixtures that typically cost $70 to $120 are mainly used to light up walkways, paths and can be scattered all over your yard to illuminate plants, flowers, and trees. Hiring a lighting designer may cost you around $400 to $500.

Estimated final cost for landscape lighting

Item Quantity Fair Price
Deck Light Cost 1 Light $10.24
Deck Light Labor 2 Hours $105.08
Deck Light Job Materials and Supplies 1 Light $13.21
Deck Light Equipment Allowance $60.25
Totals - Cost to Install Low Voltage Deck Lighting - 1 Light $188.78
Average Cost Per Light $188.77

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If you already have an existing landscape and you just want to add Birmingham landscape lighting to it, you might need to add extra wirings that can increase your lighting cost up to 30%. If you have already hired a landscape artist for the job, they may offer you some discount if you choose to install lighting on both your front and back yard at the same time. Additional outlets on your landscape may cost another $150 to $200 on your project cost.

Jefferson County Landscape Lighting FAQ

It may affect your energy bill but at a very minimal cost depending on the type of lighting that you have installed. If you used LED lighting that is considered to be energy efficient, an estimated $4 to $10 will be added to your bill on average per month.

Landscape lighting is made to produce soft glow and is strategically angled to enhance the evening ambiance of your property. It is not flashy and will not affect the other surrounding properties.

A low voltage system usually runs at 12 volts only, as compared to a typical line voltage system used to power homes that operate at 120 volts. Low voltage systems used in landscape lighting are safe and can be handled without any dangerous effect.

In landscape lighting, low voltage wires that run at 12 volts do not need to be buried more than 18 inches. You don't necessarily have to put it in a conduit like line wires because there is no danger of electrocution. In garden or lawn areas, low voltage cables are usually buried at a minimum of 6 inches thick. Just enough that they will not be damaged by exposure to air. If you are going to use them on flower beds, they don't have to be buried deep.

Last Updated: Sep 1, 2017

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