Make your swimming sessions last longer by using swimming pool lights. Swim to your hearts satisfaction well into the night by installing lighting for your inground or above ground pool. Lighting does not only create a mood for your pool area but also makes it safer.
It is best to install lights when the pool is constructed so you can enjoy its benefits as soon as it is ready to go. In addition, it will save additional costs and time in installing them later. If you choose to install them yourself, after building the pool, you can look for easy to install ones.
Swimming pool lights and replacement parts are available at most physical or online pool stores. Wherever you choose to purchase your pool lighting, always check their return policies especially regarding defective or “dead on arrival” products. Shopping online is a convenient way to compare deals of different merchandisers before making a purchase.
When you start shopping around, you will find a host of pool lights with different features. They come in various shapes, sizes and colors. Inground swimming pool lighting can be the standard white lighting or you can choose colored lights with the new LED (light emitting diodes) technology. These colored lights offer a wide range of color options from fixed color lighting to a vibrant fast-changing color show, perfect for pool parties.
Now you can light up your above ground pools with pool lighting especially designed for these types of pools. You can install them anywhere around the pool without obstructing filtration. Some claim do-it-yourself installation in just 10 minutes. They come with kits that include pre-wired transformer with switch, wall cutting tool, plug-in cord, and lenses.
Check out floating pool lights, which are a more affordable than the permanently installed ones. Most are battery powered and are able to illuminate a regular sized pool. Some are solar powered so you can just leave them in the pool or water garden to charge them and they will automatically light up when it gets dark. Another way to brighten up your pool is to add fiber optics underwater, to your pools perimeter or around your swimming pool landscaping.
With so many choices, you would need to identify your budget, your swimming pool lights requirements, entertainment plans, and other needs so you can make your choice based on them to ensure you will be satisfied with your purchase.