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How to Accent Your Yard or Patio with New Solar Lighting

Lighting - by Bryan Veldboom - updated on 4/12/2022

solar light on a pathway

Solar lighting is a great way to add extra lighting to your yard without the hassle of additional wiring. Whether you're looking to highlight your garden, illuminate walkways or just add some additional security lighting, Batteries Plus has a solution for you.

What are the Benefits of Using Solar Light?

We all know that solar lights are better for the environment, but they're also much easier to install. You don't have to hire an electrician like you would with electrical lighting. Simply take the lights out of the package, set them up wherever you want and they're ready to run.

What are the Best Solar Lights for Walkways?

If you're looking for a way to light walkways or call attention to gardens and other landscaping, Batteries Plus has several options.

Swivel Disk Solar Lights

  • Can be easily placed along pathways or mounted in soil using the attachable stake
  • Each disk features 8 LED lamps
  • Gathers solar energy during the day to provide 10+ hours of light at night
  • Light can be swiveled to strike the perfect angle
  • Automatic daytime shut off; can also be switched off manually via an on/off switch
  • Moisture proof design ensures lights will keep working, even after heavy rainfall
  • Rust-resistant, lightweight and highly durable

Solar Pathway Lights

  • Mount along pathways or gardens using the attached mounting stake
  • Each light features a brightness of 11 lumens
  • Gathers solar energy during the day; turns on at dusk and switches off automatically at dawn
  • Waterproof rating of IP65; can be left out in rain, snow & high heat
  • Features 2 light settings - bright white light and flickering flame
  • Lantern is 7" tall with 16.5" mounting stake
  • Remote control operated
  • Available in a 2-pack or 4-pack

Which are the Best Solar Security Lights?

Security lights help make you feel more secure by illuminating garages, walkways and recessed areas of your yard. Here are a few great options.

Bionic Solar Security Spotlight

  • Solar powered using industrial quality sun panels
  • Easy to install; no wiring or additional batteries
  • Motion sensor detects movement from 25 ft. away turning on light and shutting off after 30-second
  • Light covers a distance of up to 600 sq. ft.
  • Features 8 high-powered LED lights
  • Weatherproof; built to withstand rain, frost & snow

Bionic Floodlight

  • Solar powered; no wiring or additional batteries
  • Motion sensor triggers 3 light panels to activate all at once; shuts off after a few seconds
  • Light covers a distance of up to 600 sq. ft.
  • Features 108 industrial-grade LED bulbs
  • Weatherproof; built to withstand rain, frost & snow
  • Features 2 light modes - steady and strobe
  • Light panels are fully adjustable
  • Can be operated automatically or via remote control

Solar Bionic Outdoor Wall Light

  • Perfect for sheds, garages & doorways
  • Solar powered; no wiring or additional batteries
  • Motion activated with a detection distance of 19 to 26 ft.
  • Features 330 lumen light
  • Weatherproof design
  • Features 2 light modes - eco-night & bright light
  • Easily attaches to surfaces using peel & stick mounting

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