PIR Sensors Improve the Longevity of Outdoor Solar Lights

PIR motion sensors are one of the many advanced technological developments that make outdoor solar lights responsive, incredibly economical, and with improved durability. These passive infrared sensors detect heat or movement, which activates solar lighting automatically when required, with the dual benefit of reducing light pollution. A sensor provides augmented security and safety, triggering the lighting whenever a person enters [...]

October 1st, 2022|

Will Solar Power Replace Electrical Domestic Lighting?

As a leading South African supplier of exceptional solar outdoor lighting solutions, Solight is a strong advocate for solar power's economic viability and sustainability. Recent events have brought into sharp focus how heavily the world relies on fossil fuels. The timeline before we are all dependent on solar power as a cleaner, greener, cheaper alternative may have shortened dramatically. Let’s [...]

September 4th, 2022|

Solar Lighting Applications for Parks and Open Areas

We often think of estate or roadway lighting as a feature used in residential or business developments - but it's an equally valuable way to incorporate safety lighting and wildlife-friendly pathway lights in parks and open spaces. There are countless benefits to choosing solar lighting for play parks, public areas and private gardens, not least that an off-grid lighting solution [...]

August 2nd, 2022|

Why Solar Security Lights are the Ultimate Passive Safety Asset

Passive safety systems are a proactive way to protect yourself from unlawful entry, theft or accidents - like a safeguard that's always there when you need it, rather than a reaction to an incident that's already happened. There are countless benefits to a passive safety approach: Deterring crime Preventing accidents Peace of mind Reducing exposure to costs Lessening the outcome [...]

June 1st, 2022|

Solar Lighting Tips for Businesses

Solar lights offer considerable advantages to businesses, with no running costs, downtime, or the installation disruption you expect from conventional lighting solutions. Exceptional lights can transform the look and feel of your premise, making it inviting to visitors, safer for the workforce, and easier to navigate with clever lighting placement. We’ve collated a few tips to amplify your business lighting [...]

May 2nd, 2022|

The Solar Lighting Buying Guide

Solar lights are an excellent way to make your outdoor spaces usable year-round, providing enhanced security and illuminating focal points in your garden. Still, choosing outdoor lighting can be complex, with various power ratings, mounting systems and applications. It's also important to think about where you intend to install your solar lights, for example: Is the area exposed to sufficient [...]

April 1st, 2022|

What’s in a Lumen? LED Lighting Terminology Explained

Here at Solight, we're proud of the quality of our range of residential and commercial LED lighting solutions - but we appreciate that there is a lot of technical terminology behind the illuminations. Let us explain some of the phrases and features that make your LED lights so high performance and translate the industry jargon so you can make informed [...]

March 1st, 2022|

Eco Solar Lighting for Holiday Homes

Holiday homes and second property investments can be an amazing way to earn a second income, take spontaneous trips, or make the most of your weekends. However, there is a fine balance between keeping your holiday home warm, well lit and comfortable, and spending a substantial amount maintaining a property you use infrequently. Have you explored the potential of solar [...]

February 1st, 2022|


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