you live with a neighbor's flood light or a street light shining into your
window, you already know what light trespass is. Chances are, you probably
don't like it. Light that trespasses onto neighboring property is annoying,
wastes energy and obscures the night sky.
You can reduce
lighting trespass by:
fixtures with hoods
or visors that control light
to turn lights off automatically when thay are not needed
the correct wattage fixture. If
70 watts will do, why use 400? Lighting should not be overly bright
in relation to the surrounding area.
a wide selection of environmentally friendly Flood lights,
Path Lights, Cutoff
Wallpacks, and Motion
Activated Lighting. These high quality outdoor lighting fixtures help
you put light where you need it for safety, security, and night time accents.
When properly installed, Dark Sky Lighting Fixtures
avoid shining light in a neighbor’s window, blinding
passing motorists, and needlessly lighting up the sky.
more information about Dark Sky Lighting
Dark Sky Association