Outdoor Illumination in the News

Oxley insights featured in November/December 2015 issue of American Gardener magazine

Outdoor Illumination president Mark Oxley was featured in the November/December 2015 issue of the American Horticultural Society's flagship publication, American Gardener Magazine. In a cover feature entitled "Designing Outdoor Spaces for Evening Enjoyment," the author asked Oxley for tips on how to landscape with light. Article (PDF). Mark's insights, in a nutshell:

  • Use light to define a space
  • Light from above whenever possible
  • Install lights on limbs rather than on the trunk of the tree
  • Uplight for dramatic effect and to complement downlighting
  • LED is the way to glow

Read the full article for all of Mark's insights: Designing Outdoor Spaces for Evening Enjoyment.

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