security lighting

Winter is no longer coming, it’s here. As the nights get longer it’s important that you have the right lighting set up at home to keep you, your family, and your valuable property secure. External security lighting can play a key role in protecting your home and your health. The days of simply leaving your front door’s outside light on are well and truly over.

Here are some reasons why you should talk to your local electrician in Brisbane about getting security lights installed at your place this winter.


They put off pesky thieves

An outdoor security light set-up will help deter thieves from trying to steal your stuff. Making sure your property is well-lit will make it harder for the sneaky robbers to hide and avoid detection. It’s a great way to provide another barrier to entry on your property.

Light up dark areas

Unless you’re a cat or eat a lot of carrots it’s very hard to see in the dark. By having quality security lights installed you will always be able to see where you are going, which will help avoid any nasty falls or spills during winter. It will also give you and your family peace of mind that no one is lurking in the shadows.

Save energy

Not only will an external security lighting system help protect your place, but it will also help you save power. By using motion sensor lights that only turn on when motion is detected you are avoiding leaving an outdoor light on all night. This means you will be using less energy to keep your property well-lit.

Save money

If there’s one thing we can agree on, it’s that it’s always great when you can save money. Motion sensor lights will help you save cash on your power bill as they only turn on for a brief period. And you won’t be spending your time and hard-earned money on replacing the bulbs because the latest outdoor security lights use long-lasting LED bulbs.

Enhance your outdoor entertainment area

One more great reason to get outdoor security lighting is to enhance your outdoor entertainment area. So when you have friends and family over everyone doesn’t need to scurry inside when it gets dark. Adding outdoor lights to your deck or BBQ area can not only keep it safe but make it more inviting for guests. It’s a win, wins.

Don’t lift a finger

Now that you know all the reasons why you need external security lighting, it’s time to get the installation organized. It may sound like a big job to install your new external security lighting but it’s not when you leave it to the experts. Simply book a free quote with the team at  Auscan Services in Brisbane. They provide some of the best electrical services in Brisbane and get your outdoor lighting sorted without you having to lift a finger.