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Downlights or Round Wall Wash for house?

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  1. JLarner

    JLarner New Member

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    Hello, we are adding lights to the path to our front porch. We'd like to add light to the side of the house with the two windows. Should we use round wall wash lights or downlights? Note, the shrubs along the house are usually much more full. Thank you!
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  2. Evan Kruk

    Evan Kruk Online Liaison Staff Member

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    Hey there,

    From what you've mentioned, I would suggest the Round Wall Wash or any other form of uplighting essentially (a floodlight, spotlight, or in-ground light). While downlight methods are used on exterior walls (puck lights, hardscape lights, etc.), the project itself is a more involved installation and requires a bit more planning and labor. Using Round Wall Washes to illuminate from the ground up would be as simple as spacing the lights appropriately and mounting them using ground stakes.