As summer is coming to a close it means shorter days are in store.  This means less sunlight which can cause a potential problem for property owners.  That’s because a lack of light has been known to cause a rise in crime.  Learn more about how the National Institute of Justice is using better street lighting to decrease crime.  In today’s post we’re going to look at the benefits of security lighting.

The Benefits of Security Lighting –

Who Needs It and Why

When it comes to security lighting you may be wondering who really needs it?  Will it help protect your home?  What about your business?  The truth is anyone who is a property owner or even a tenant could benefit from security lighting.  For example imagine you’re a homeowner and you are arriving at home after a long day at work – if your property is lit well it would be easy to spot if something is out of place.  However if you’re arriving in the dark it can be easy to overlook an entrance that’s been broken into.

The same can go for a business owner.  Because most businesses are unoccupied overnight they can be a tempting target for criminals.  Keeping your property lit overnight can help deter criminals.  Additionally it can help provide a sense of security for your employees reducing any anxiety about arriving or leaving the business in the dark.

How Can Electric Doctor Help You?

At Electric Doctor we can provide you with energy efficient security lighting.  Security lights can be installed as lighting controlled systems, sensored systems or they can be automated.  To learn more about what we offer go here.  Don’t hesitate to contact our team if you have any questions about security lighting.  Give us a call today to learn how we can help add security to your property!