Nothing ruins the ambiance of outdoor dining like swarms of bugs. Now, you may think bugs and outdoor lights go hand in hand, but that isn’t always the case! Summer is just around the corner, and prime patio season along with it. If you’re trying to keep bugs away from your business and customers on summer evenings, selecting the right kind of light bulb matters.
Dinnertime is the most popular time to go out to eat, and patio dining means an increase in business during summertime hours. Dining outside is a treat, and more people are likely to hit the patio if you have ambient patio lighting that adds a stunning aesthetic while keeping bugs at bay.
LED lights are great for the environment, energy and cost efficient, and highlight your patio dining as an extension of the dining experiences you offer, allowing your patio dining area to serve as an advertisement and attraction.
A less known benefit, however, is that LED lights are less attractive to bugs than alternative light sources. There are 2 reasons for this that studies have supported.Read More