Home / Style Guide / Landscape Lighting for the Homeowner / Professional Landscape Lighting Techniques Professional Landscape Lighting Techniques Bring your home and yard to life with professional landscape lighting techniques Lighting up the outside of your home is much more than just putting a light into the ground. The best landscape lighting design takes the whole house and the whole yard into consideration to create a thoughtful, cohesive and beautiful end effect. The landscape lighting techniques shown below can help guide you in what to look for. And when it's time, we can connect you with a premiere landscape lighing installer in your area. Path Lighting Illuminate sidewalks, stone pathways and lawn walkways while adding a hint of intrigue to boulders and plant beds. Wall Wash Lighting Directs the eye to the textures, shape and/or height differences of items in beds, adding depth and ambiance. Accent Lighting Shines light upward to illuminate an object or surface for dramatic, attention-getting visuals. Deck & Patio Lighting Accentuate all of the beauty and detail of your deck, patio, outdoor kitchen and handrails. Shadowing Is used to project the look of a tree or your favorite yard art onto a surface behind the object. Step Lighting Highlight and add safety to your deck or patio steps. Ready to get started?