Landscape Now: 5 Tips For Landscape Lighting

Homeowners spend a considerable amount of effort, time, and expense creating their landscape gardens, patios, walks, features, and plantings, yet many times there is little thought about landscape lighting to highlight and illuminate their landscape for viewing and use when the sun goes down. With a well-designed lighting plan, your landscape can become enjoyable during… Read Full Post »

Six Things To Consider For A Landscape Lighting Plan

Six Things To Consider For A Landscape Lighting Plan Landscape lighting is as much of an art as it is a science. Before designing a landscape lighting plan, there are six things a landscape architect should consider. Client goals and objectives Ambient light levels What materials and objects going to be illuminated What types of… Read Full Post »

Which Outdoor Lighting Is Right for You, LED or Low-Voltage Halogen?

County Living Magazine A Resource Guide for Home, Health, Work & Leisure Which Outdoor Lighting Is Right for You, LED or Low-Voltage Halogen?  February 11, 2013 Outdoor lighting can be a highly efficient way to add curb appeal, safety and security to your home each and every evening – even when you’re not at home.But… Read Full Post »

Landscape Architect & Specifier News Feature

P.M. Lighting’s PM7XLC path light was recently featured in Landscape Architect & Specifier News magazine as a world premier item. This solid copper 11 inch path light is excellent for large scale projects when a standard path light will not provide the impact or illumination required. This fixture can handle up to a 50 watt… Read Full Post »

Enjoy the benefits of copper in a contemporary black finish!

On occasion clients tell me, although they love the benefits and characteristics of solid copper, they feel the shiny look of copper does not fit in with their style home or personal decorating tastes. Most often, these clients are looking for a finish that will blend in with a historic or rustic home but many… Read Full Post »

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Copper and Brass Comparison

One of our dealers recently asked us to help him explain the differences between copper and brass to his clients and why we use copper as the primary material for our fixtures. We want to share this with our readers to expose a few myths and misconceptions about which material is best for outdoor landscape… Read Full Post »

P.M. Lighting Launches LED Fixture Options

After several months of reviewing and testing different LED component options for our product line, we are pleased to announce the introduction of a complete assortment of quality LED fixtures. Our LED components are based on the highest quality CREE LEDs and all are IP65 rated for outdoor use (many LEDs on the market today… Read Full Post »

Leverage a custom approach to lighting to distinguish from competition

No doubt you have seen proposals from competitors that lack creativity, use the same fixture selection for multiple applications, and smack of a “cookie-cutter” approach to design.   Take advantage of this type of selling approach by leveraging a custom approach to your design plans and show clients the difference between mundane lighting and impressive… Read Full Post »

MRH Copper Bullet Revisited

We recently had a request for a compact version of our popular solid copper MRH Bullet fixture to provide a lower profile for our dealer’s specific application. We found a way to incorporate the MRG socket configuration in to the bullet to reduce the length by almost 2 full inches. As you can see by… Read Full Post »