• Converting Solar Lights to Electricity

    Converting Solar Lights to Electricity

    One of the most popular questions from our readers is how can you convert solar lights to electrical power in order for them to be mains-powered. Or, you might be looking for a way to convert solar lights to be powered solely by batteries. If you’re considering using a transformer to change your solar-powered lights to electrical, then this quick guide is for you. ...
  • How Long Do Solar Lights Last?

    How Long Do Solar Lights Last?

    Solar lights are a very popular solution to illuminate outdoor spaces, from gardens and patios to balconies and decks. They’re not only environmentally-friendly, but they also allow households to save money on energy bills in the long term. If you’re considering this lighting solution for your home, you might be wondering how long solar lights actually last. Though the answer to this common question...
  • Combining Acupuncture with a Heat Lamp

    Combining Acupuncture with a Heat Lamp

    Acupuncture is a treatment derived from ancient Chinese medicine that can be used to treat a wide range of health conditions. According to the NHS, acupuncture is recommended as a treatment option for chronic long-term pain, chronic tension-type headaches and migraines. Modern medical acupuncture involves stimulating sensory nerves under the skin and in the muscles, causing the body to release pain-relieving endorphins. These natural...
  • Do Solar Garden Lights Need Batteries?

    Do Solar Garden Lights Need Batteries?

    Solar lights are a great solution for your outdoor space all year round. From your backyard and garden to your patio or balcony, there are many different uses for solar-powered garden lights. Regardless of where you use this environmentally friendly solution, solar lights will not only contribute to the environment but they will also allow you to save money on electricity bills. Now that...
  • Do Solar Lights Work in Winter?

    Do Solar Lights Work in Winter?

    Solar lights are a great environment-friendly solution for your garden and outdoor space. However, when you’re looking for a solar light that will work all year round, including in winter, you need to consider a number of factors. Both the location where you live and the quality of your solar garden lights will determine how well your solar lights work during winter time. Over...
  • Outdoor Lights That Don’t Attract Bugs

    Outdoor Lights That Don’t Attract Bugs

    In general, the sky’s the limit when it comes to lighting in your yard or garden. However, there’s nothing worse than outdoor lights that attract bugs whilst you enjoy a peaceful evening in your garden. The good news is that there is a simple solution to reduce the number of bugs attracted to your garden lighting. This solution lies in simply picking the right...
  • How Do Solar Lights Work?

    How Do Solar Lights Work?

    Just some years ago, the thought of powering lights solely by using the power of the sun sounded unreachable. Now, solar-powered lights are widely available at extremely affordable prices. Besides being environmentally friendly, solar garden lights are self-sustainable, which means they don’t require electricity to run. This allows you to save hundreds of pounds on energy bills all year round. In this article, we...
  • Are Spiders Attracted to Light?

    Are Spiders Attracted to Light?

    Spiders do not generally pose a risk to our health, however these eight-legged insects are still seen as a threat by many people. Unlike bugs, the presence of light can confuse spiders and it can even make them lose their sense of direction. In this article, we will take a deep look at how the presence of light influences spiders and whether house spiders...
  • Can Outdoor Christmas Lights Get Wet?

    Can Outdoor Christmas Lights Get Wet?

    Christmas lights are an absolute must for any household during the festive season. From LED lights to festoon lights, there are endless choices to decorate your Christmas tree. However, when you’re using your Christmas lights outside, it is extremely important to consider whether they are protected against rain, snow and moisture. In this article, we will take a look into the best Christmas lights...
  • Do Raccoons Like Light?

    Do Raccoons Like Light?

    Raccoons are very smart animals and once they target your house as a food source, they won’t give up easily. If you consistently notice raccoons approaching your garden or yard at night time, you must try to remove any possible food sources such as litter or pet food. Then, you should consider using pest control repellents.  In this article, we will explore whether garden...
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