Date: 1st June 2022

Protecting and lighting your garden

As the summer months come along more of us are leaving our bikes, inflatable hot tubs, garden furniture and tools out in the garden overnight making easy targets for thieves. A recent Lloyds Bank insurance study showed the average spend on garden equipment for our region is £1122 and the UK’s second largest spenders after London residents.

The latest crime figures show garden crime is increasing with 22% of Yorkshire and Humber residents suffering from a garden theft with an average theft value of £392. The most popular stolen items being.

  • Tools 42%
  • Bikes 39%
  • Mowers 23%
  • Garden ornaments 23%

With advances in garden lighting using latest LED technology Wil-Lec can design and install modern lighting that not only secures your garden and home but also allows you extended use of your garden as the sun goes down. Gone are the days of industrial, bright halogen outdoor lighting and in their place modern stylish designer LED lighting that not only enhances the mood of your garden but is economical to use. Modern lighting can also be incorporated into your voice operated smart home setup offering both voice command and scheduled times for your lighting, we can also install Passive Infrared (PIR) that allow your lights to come on when visitors enter your garden.

To make your garden and home secure with LED lighting call the areas leading electricians on 01472 241881 or find out more here.

Gary Stafford Marketing Assistant