Outdoor wall lanterns, also referred to as porch lights or garage lights, are mounted onto a wall. Usually they are ideal next to an entrance or either side of a garage. They will light up the local area and most of the yard, although a larger space may need more than one. Being fixed to the wall they place the light closer to the building, ideal for entering or exiting, or to help with parking. They are installed electrically as a hardwired fixture and usually operated by a wall switch or sensor.
Our European Style invokes a feeling of gathering with close friends in a French parlor, sipping espresso in an Italian Bistro, or traveling by carriage across the paved brick streets of Vienna. Similar to traditional style lighting, our European Lighting Style is highly ornate, and dedicated to elegant lighting designs embellished with sophisticated curves, iron clad scrolls, and nominal use of crystals or beaded ornaments.
An outdoor light fixture attached to a wall can shed a strong light into the surrounding area. At night it can light up a whole yard, although the most light will be found nearer to the fixture. A wall or garage light placed near an entrance is a great way to light up a porch or entryway. You may need more than one for a larger yard, especially for lighting in the dark.
For outdoor use typically next to a porch entrance or either side of a garage. They can be exposed to weather or placed below a covered area.
An outdoor wall lantern will light up a porch, patio, or deck area, or even a garage driveway. But if you have a larger yard you might want to consider a lamp post light or a second wall light. Don't forget to also light the side and rear of the building too.
Attaches to a wall, typically the wall of a porch, or to the side of a garage door. The backplate of the fixture covers up the electrical installation area.
An electrician or person with electrical installation knowledge will need to permanently wire the wall light into the building's electrical supply.
Quality lighter than expected, but overall it's very good. The glass is amber, and the light that it emits is golden. Blends in really well with my Spanish style home. I like the fact that it came in different sizes, so I had the smaller in front and the bigger ones above. I also splurged and got three huge ones - one for the region of the front door, one for the back or and a sliding glass door at the back. Although not any people seen the last two, it provides a unifying look at home.
I reviewed quite a lot of outdoor wall lighting options before deciding to purchase this item. I am very pleased with my purchase. The down light aspect is great at night and the lantern adds a wonderful new aspect to the front of my home. I was a little concerned that the light fixture would not hold up but my electrician raved about the quality of the fixture so I am confident it will with stand the weather here in Florida. We are extremely pleased with our purchase!