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Proper Lighting Techniques

August 5, 2022 8:24 pm Published by Comments Off on Proper Lighting Techniques

This outdoor lighting project is a corrective analysis we use for education of proper lighting techniques to our potential clients. I learned these from my education from ILLI and my AOLP certified lighting designer courses. This client had existing lighting installed by another lighting company, and after living with it for a year or so [...]


Benefits of Outdoor Lighting

November 25, 2020 6:58 pm Published by Comments Off on Benefits of Outdoor Lighting

What better way to light up your life than to invest in outdoor lighting? Outdoor lighting fixtures are attractive and functional sources of illumination that not only highlight your home’s best features, but also provide added safety, and extend your time outdoors. Need some more reasons to invest in outdoor lighting? Let’s dive in! 1. [...]


The Path of Enlightenment: The Development of Lighting Design

August 18, 2020 3:31 pm Published by Comments Off on The Path of Enlightenment: The Development of Lighting Design

It’s no secret that outdoor lighting can completely transform the look and feel of your home. Whether you’re looking to illuminate your property for safety, security, or simply to highlight and beautify your home’s features, Bolt Outdoor Lighting has a solution for you. Our team of outdoor lighting professionals has the know-how, creativity, and passion [...]


Invest in Your Home with Professional Outdoor Lighting

July 13, 2020 3:44 pm Published by Comments Off on Invest in Your Home with Professional Outdoor Lighting

Your home is your sanctuary. With all the time you spend there, you should be keen to get the most out of your property. That’s why so many homeowners are choosing to invest in professionally designed and installed outdoor lighting. Not only can outdoor lighting give your home the perfect nighttime ambiance, but it can [...]


Community Pool Lighting for Safe Night Time Use

June 4, 2019 5:19 pm Published by Comments Off on Community Pool Lighting for Safe Night Time Use

Pools are the go-to fun Summer activity for families. Safety is paramount and In order for them to be enjoyed at night, pools have to be lit properly and pass inspection set forth by local codes. Check with your local town or county requirements to make sure your community pool is safe enough to allow [...]


Award Winning Landscape Lighting Design

April 17, 2019 5:11 pm Published by Comments Off on Award Winning Landscape Lighting Design

The International Landscape Lighting Institute (ILLI) performs a week-long intensive training course once per year for landscape lighting professionals. Learning the history of outdoor lighting, theory, and concepts created from world-renown landscape lighting designer Janet Lennox Moyer. Kevin Bolt Fontaine, the owner/designer at Bolt Outdoor Lighting Pros, attended the 2018 ILLI course and we are [...]


North Carolina Bolt Outdoor Lighting Company Awarded Best of Houzz in 2019

January 24, 2019 5:05 pm Published by Comments Off on North Carolina Bolt Outdoor Lighting Company Awarded Best of Houzz in 2019

Bolt Outdoor Lighting of North Carolina Awarded with Best Of Houzz 2019 for Customer Service Awarded by a Community of Over 40 Million Monthly Users, Annual Best of Houzz Badge Highlights Home Remodeling & Design Professionals with Top Ratings and Most Popular Home Designs Apex NC, January 24, 2019 – Bolt Outdoor Lighting in Raleigh, [...]


Creative & Functional Lighting Design Services

January 15, 2019 4:07 pm Published by Comments Off on Creative & Functional Lighting Design Services

Creative & Functional Lighting Designs are the hallmark to the outdoor lighting systems we install. We collaborate with our clients and take the time to properly analyze the architecture and landscape elements that will benefit with new lighting designs. Many factors go into a well-planned design such as: how the client wishes to use the [...]


IT GETS DARK EVERY NIGHT. Highlighting lighting designer Janet Moyer

June 12, 2018 4:07 pm Published by Comments Off on IT GETS DARK EVERY NIGHT. Highlighting lighting designer Janet Moyer

Janet Moyer, award-winning landscape lighting designer/installer and author. Janet has been a worldwide leader in the lighting field since she began in the late 70’s as an illuminating engineer. In the 80’s she started her own company specialized in landscape lighting. She raised the bar for this industry by developing a sophisticated art form using [...]


Discover the Possibilities with LED Outdoor Lighting Designs!

April 23, 2018 4:07 pm Published by Comments Off on Discover the Possibilities with LED Outdoor Lighting Designs!

The stage was being set ages ago. The electric light bulb. Some credit Edison for it’s creation, but there were actually a few others who were first to develop the technology that went into his eventual patent in 1879. Alessandro Volta developed the first practical method of generating electricity in 1800. The first electric lamp [...]