If you listen closely, you can hear the faintest tinkle of sleigh bells in the distance…

outdoor holiday lighting by Outdoor Lighting Perspectives

If you listen closely on this hot September afternoon you can hear the faintest tinkle of sleigh bells in the distance.

It may seem improbable, but if you listen really closely on this hot September afternoon you can hear the faintest tinkle of sleigh bells in the distance…Why? You may ask? Naturally, it’s because Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville is busy scheduling appointments for our holiday lighting program. Believe it or not Christmas is only 15 weeks away! Factoring in most Nashville homeowners prefer to have their holiday lighting up and running the day after Thanksgiving leaves only 12 weeks to have your lighting planned, designed and scheduled for installation to enjoy in time for the season.

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As slots are already beginning to fill up, we encourage you to start thinking about your holiday lighting for the upcoming holiday season ahead. In case you haven’t heard about our convenient outdoor lighting program here are the details, and how it works:

Our holiday outdoor lighting program is an ultra-convenient way to have the holiday lighting covered for your home or business this season. It’s easy, effortless and most of all beautiful!  We design, order, install, remove and store your outdoor holiday lighting for you. We translate your desired holiday lighting theme, colors and locations you wish to illuminate into a customized design and then order all the lights for you. When the time is right, we install your holiday lights to enjoy until it is time to remove the lights. After the holiday season is over, we will come out and professionally remove your outdoor holiday lighting and store it in our temperature controlled warehouse until the next holiday season. 

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We also offer the widest selection of outdoor holiday lights around, everything from classic and elegant to unique and whimsical — if you dream it, we can design it!

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Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville’s holiday lighting program takes one of the most dreaded tasks of the year and makes it something to look forward to. All you have to do is sit back and enjoy the season with family and friends. Our team of trained installers will take care of the hard part, so you don’t have the chore of the teetering ladder, tangled cords and headaches that go along with installing your holiday lights.

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John Groce Outdoor Lighting Perspectives Nashville

Contact Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville today to get on our holiday lighting program list. We will be offering many of our same classic, timeless designs to make this year a holiday to remember, as well as some new additions to our already overflowing selection of holiday outdoor lighting. (615) 373-0638 email: olpnashville@outdoorlights.com

You can see more examples of our holiday lighting designs by visiting our outdoor holiday lighting photo gallery located on our website today!

 

 

Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville lights the capital tree in Nashville for the second consecutive year!

Christmas at the Capital 2013 courtesy of WSMV-TV Nashville

Christmas at the Capital 2013 courtesy of WSMV-TV in Nashville.

Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville was chosen to light the Nashville Capital Christmas tree for the second consecutive year. Our diligent efforts came to fruition as the Governor, Bill Haslam and his wife, Crissy, kicked off Christmas in the capital with the annual tree lighting ceremony this past Monday.

The tree selected as this year’s Capital Tree is 55-foot Norway Spruce chosen from the Cumberland Forest, where the University of Tennessee uses the roughly 8,000 acres of land for research, due to a storm that hit Nashville a few years ago. Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville is using over one mile of lights to illuminate this majestic tree via an 80 ft. articulated lift to ensure every light is placed in the perfect spot to shine brightest. We are also topping this beauty with a three-foot jeweled star as the finishing touch.

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Christmas tree lighting in the Capital.

WBIR-TV out of Eastern Tennessee recently aired a segment outlining the selection of the majestic tree chosen as this year’s annual Christmas conifer. The WBIR article pointed out that up until this year, the state capitol had been using a donated tree.  This year’s  tree was carefully selected from the Cumberland Forest after it was used in a University of Tennessee study on growing Christmas trees on abandoned strip mines where it was planted as part of the study back in 1985.

In 2009, when a windstorm blew over the capitol Christmas tree and urgent help was needed  for a replacement, the Cumberland Forest was there to lend a hand. Upon receiving the news, they immediately began looking around the property and submitted a few pictures of some trees that could serve as a quickly needed replacement.

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Matt Oakes of Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville

We were honored to be part of this year’s festivities and hope that everyone enjoys the tree this year!

Contact Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville to learn how we can make the holiday lighting at your home or business just as memorable. Call us at (615) 373 – 0638 and make this Christmas a time to remember and cherish.
Email: olpnashville@outdoorlights.com

See more holiday magic with holiday lighting by visiting our holiday lighting gallery located on our website.

Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville is busy preparing our local commerical venues for the holiday season

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Our trained installers placing the lighted starburst onto the trees which line the entrance to the Mall at Green Hills in honor of the holiday season.

The time is quickly approaching when Nashville residents will be out in full force doing their holiday shopping. Maybe you have already begun gathering the items on your holiday gift list for friends and family this season. While you are out and about during the holiday shopping season have you ever really thought about how the decorations and holiday lighting on display affects you? What would the holidays be like void of any remnant of holiday cheer as you stroll from shop to shop making your selections? The answer to this question is just that, void. Holiday lighting results in visitors that are excited and their ‘sense of place’ is established upon arrival  to a venue and is reinforced inside.

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Another view of the holiday lighting installation at the Mall at Green Hills in Nashville.

According to research, holiday decorations bring in earlier holiday shoppers to stores and keep them shopping longer. This same data showed that spending for 2012 picked up dramatically during the 4th quarter. This is usually the norm for most retail business to accrue a large percentage of their sales during this time. Holiday time is the most fruitful time of the year for many businesses, including restaurants, food and beverage stores and even sporting goods stores, just to name a few of the areas that feel the impact of 4th quarter sales. With all this in mind, now is the time to make sure your holiday lighting display is in order. You don’t want to wait until the last minute.

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Beautiful lit starbursts and 120 strands of mini LED lights will grace these majestic trees for the holidays.

As the area’s premier commercial holiday lighting firm we are already busy preparing local commercial venues for the holiday season. Our most recent project is providing the Christmas lighting this season for the entrance of the Mall at Green Hills located at Hillsboro Pike right here in Nashville. We are installing 25 lighted starbursts and 120 strands of LED mini lights to the trees that line the entrance to the mall. We cannot wait to photograph evening shots of the trees once the installation is completed, so stay tuned for more to come…

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Another example of our commercial holiday lighting which shows the diversity behind our designs.

Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville makes commercial holiday lighting easy, hassle free and unforgettably beautiful. After all a bright, happy, and inviting storefront makes you stand out against the competition. Many of our commercial holiday lighting displays are completed using super-efficient and eco-friendly LED lights. We plan, design, order, install and take down the lighting display for you with our all-inclusive holiday lighting package- you won’t have to lift a finger. These lights will be stored for you for use the following year after being taken down and stored in our temperature controlled warehouses, so you don’t have to “clutter up” your store room. Unlike other holiday lighting companies, we offer property managers and shop owners something a little different – we design, install, and store. You don’t have to do anything. You literally don’t ever have to touch the lighting.

Give Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville  a call to talk about holiday outdoor lighting for your commercial venue or storefront, we can promise the happiest patrons to your business this holiday season because our commercial holiday lighting displays make the season merry and bright! Ask us about  our permanent festival and C9 lighting installations for commercial locations too!  (615) 373 – 0638
email: olpnashville@outdoorlights.com

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Maybe you have seen our signs around town?

Our holiday outdoor lighting is the stuff that dreams are made of, goose bumps and all!

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Don’t miss out on the magic of outdoor holiday lighting for the upcoming season.

As a child I remember how holiday outdoor lighting would provide me with a larger-than-life-fascination. My family and I would pile into the car on a brisk winter evening to ride from neighborhood to neighborhood looking at the beautiful Christmas lights residents had in their yards. These enchanted rides made me feel as if I were riding through a winter wonderland and gave me many fond memories I still carry with me today. Even though I am now an adult, looking at a beautiful holiday lighting display makes me feel like a kid again, goose bumps and all.

I know that most Nashville homeowners share the same endearment for  outdoor holiday lighting. Being the Nashville areas premier outdoor  lighting company we realize that outdoor holiday lighting is so much more than installing a few strands of holiday lights, it is a means to bringing emotion and joy during the holiday season. At Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville, our designs are the stuff that dreams are made of. We offer a vast array of colors, themes, and installation techniques that reflect the timeless Christmas lighting of the past to cutting edge holiday lighting designs that make you say WOW!

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This holiday outdoor lighting display uses elegant lighted strands as well as C9 roofline lighting.

Our classic holiday lighting options include C9 roofline lighting which promote  a subtle, charming effect. The C9 is very economically priced and is very energy-efficient. C9′s come in transparent and opaque as well as many colors to complete your holiday display. Today’s C9′s are also available in the super energy-efficient LED, that cost only pennies to operate but pack a big punch for the money in terms of ambiance and beauty. We also offer a rainbow of lighted LED strings and tree wrap lighting that are easy on the eyes and on the wallet in terms of  operating costs. Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville also offers  3-Dimensional lighted displays along with lighted LED wreaths and garlands to finish out your holiday display seamlessly. If you can dream it — we can make it happen in lights!

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The magic of snowfall lighting can be yours this holiday season.

If your taste in outdoor Christmas lighting has you thinking a little more out of the box we also have a wide range of unique holiday lighting elements and techniques we can use to set your holiday display apart from all the rest. These include colored and clear festoon lighting which is as romantic as it is beautiful, and one of our newest holiday tree lighting techniques which is called snowfall lighting. Snowfall lighting, or meteor lighting as it is often called, uses cool LED lights that mimic the look of gently falling snow against a night sky. This technology utilizes the super-efficient LED lights and automatically illuminates at random to create a stunning effect.

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We also offer a wide array of lighted wreaths and garland to complete your design.

Our holiday lighting program takes the guesswork out of designing your lighting this year. We design, order, install, remove and store your  holiday display for you and all you have to do is sit back and enjoy the season with the ones you love. No more fighting with tangled icicle lights and teetering off the ladder risking an injury. No more worries of the hazards that over exerted circuits can cause. No more rituals of turning on the lights one strand at a time. With our holiday lighting program we can also program your indoor and outdoor lighting displays to operate in unison by using lighting control animation that delivers set it and forget it convenience.

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Matt Oakes of Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville

With only 46 days until Christmas, and the debut of the holiday lighting season just a few short weeks away, isn’t it time to contact Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville to make this Christmas the best ever? We think so, contact us today to learn more about our innovative holiday outdoor lighting program — don’t delay, spots are filling fast.(615) 373 – 0638
email: olpnashville@outdoorlights.com

To see more breathtaking outdoor holiday lighting images and examples of colored holiday lights in action, visit our holiday lighting photo gallery located on our website.

 

Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville explores what your favorite holiday hue says about you!

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Don’t miss out on the magic of outdoor holiday lighting for the upcoming season.

When it comes to making decisions about choosing the colors used in your holiday decor each year, do you think with your heart or your head? Holiday decorating, and especially holiday lighting, is a realm of design with the sole purpose of heightening the senses and adding beauty to your surroundings. Not only is holiday lighting a visual experience, it can also trigger happiness and joy by conjuring up memories and nostalgia of Christmases past. Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville offers holiday lighting customers a large selection of traditional inspired lighting designs. We also specialize in staying on trend with bold outdoor lighting designs that make you think outside of the box.

Here at Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville, elegant white and clear outdoor lighting is among our most requested for the holidays. Customers love the simplicity and refined elegance that comes from using white and clear lights in their holiday display. Many homeowners are apprehensive about adding color to their holiday display because they cannot visualize their outdoor lighting display using colors.

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One of our most popular holiday lighting colors is white, but there is much to be said about adding colors to your display too!

Research indicates that visual thinking is common in approximately 60%–65% of the population. Visual thinking is the phenomenon of thinking through visual processing, which includes being able envision design ideas while they are in the planning phase. Many homeowners are reluctant to make the leap from the holiday lighting they have grown accustomed to and go for the gusto when it comes by using bold colors for this very reason. We have had great success by adding colored holiday lights to our displays over the years. Just by adding a singular colored signature tree, or a group of balancing lit trees to your display you can make your landscape really stand out. As part of our outdoor holiday lighting program, our designers can provide examples of how much your display could benefit from adding color. Our talented staff can help you decide the color that best suits your individual landscape and personal tastes. Maybe you have a favorite holiday hue in mind and are “on the fence” about moving forward — Maybe you have no idea where to begin — Choosing the right color can be a very personal choice, and to better help with your outdoor lighting selection we have put together a checklist of what your favorite color says about you. This information will help in deciding the best color addition for your holiday lighting display.

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This majestic home is lit with red along the home’s entry to add drama for the holidays.

What your favorite holiday color says about you

  • Red- the attention getter – This classic color is the epitome of Christmas, from being the dominant color of candy canes and Santa’s suit and who ever heard of Rudolph the green nosed reindeer? Using the color red in your holiday lighting display ignites excitement and gets attention. Red is known as the color of energy and the symbol of life. It evokes strength, power, and creates a visual impact. Using red can cause onlookers to stop and look at your holiday display in the same manner a traffic light causes us to halt when it turns red.

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    This wrapped tree lighting done in blue lights is mesmerizing .

  • Blue- the color of snow – Overall, blue is a calming, restful color and is the first color that comes to mind when you envision a winter wonderland.  Blue is associated with serenity which makes it a perfect holiday lighting color choice to create a tranquil lighting display.
  • Green- the equalizer - Green is located at the center of the color spectrum and is considered the color of balance and restoration. Green is the color we associate with nature, making it a solid choice for a holiday lighting color for use outdoors. Green is also a calming color and is associated with hope, generosity and peace.  By using green you can add balance and harmony to your Christmas lighting.

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    This display features a signature tree in blue holiday lights.

  • Purple – the royal color – Purple is known as the color of royalty and is associated with prosperity, wisdom, and sophistication. If you want to add drama to your holiday lighting display, try using purple.  Using this hue can also evoke meditation and spiritual awareness making it the Zen choice in Christmas lighting.
  • White – elegance and innocence – This classic holiday lighting color is a symbol of purity and innocence. White lends itself to simplicity and freshness when used in a lighting display.  The perfect color for emulating the look of a white Christmas, even if you lack the snow!

No matter what holiday color strikes your fancy, Outdoor Lighting Perspectives will custom design your display to suit both your tastes and your home’s architecture. Our professional lighting designer will upload an image of your home onto his or her laptop computer where you and the designer will work side-by-side during an in-home design consultation to create just the right look for your home.

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Let Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville make your holidays the most magical ever with lighting!

If your holiday wish is to have the house that everyone in the neighborhood gushes about at holiday time — we can make it happen. Contact Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville today to learn more about our outdoor holiday lighting program
(615) 373 – 0638
email: olpnashville@outdoorlights.com

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Matt Oakes of Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville

To see more breathtaking outdoor holiday lighting images and examples of colored holiday lights in action, visit our holiday lighting photo gallery located on our website.

Our outdoor lighting and holiday outdoor lighting delivers on the promise of set it and forget it convenience!

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Our LCA lighting timer delivers on the promise of set it and forget it convenience.

How many devices can you think of that have promised set it and forget it convenience over the years and have actually delivered on that promise? From the era of programming your VCR, to the coffee makers that have left you perkless first thing in the morning, I am sure there are a host of devices that have not stood up to the promise of making life a little easier for you. Automation technologies have advanced quickly in just a short period of time, just like the commercial says ” you have come a long way baby “, today’s consumer now relies on automation to perform a myriad of daily tasks. Outdoor lighting is at the top of that list for many consumers. With daylight savings time and holiday lighting season just around the corner, now is the time to learn more about outdoor lighting automation to make this the most effortless and enjoyable season ever!

Our Set it and forget it technology makes setting your outdoor lighting for seasonal changes such as DST a breeze!

Our Set it and forget it technology makes setting your outdoor lighting for seasonal changes such as DST a breeze!

Here at Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville we are constantly watching the world of outdoor lighting change. Since 1995 we have been installing high quality and beautifully planned outdoor lighting for residential settings as well as commercial. As the technology has improved our quality of life as a whole, much can be said to the same effect about outdoor lighting. Convenience and dependable technologies is the case with the use of the lighting automation timer that we currently use in our outdoor lighting applications.

Matt Oakes, the automation expert at Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville explains just how carefree and simple the use of  the lighting automation timer really is. ” It is a set it and forget it system.  Homeowners think that the component has to be constantly adjusted, and this just isn’t the case. When we do the install on your lighting and all the components involved, once the timer is set, you’re done. If the need arises to make changes, we can make the changes via the internet for you. The time adjusts for sun-up, sun-down, seasonal time changes such as DST and of course leap year too. We can even program in a vacation setting, or an out of town setting. This works really well for people who travel frequently, we call it the lived in or at home look , always keeping safety in mind. Even if the power goes out your timer won’t need re-programming. All memory that is installed in a non-volatile state is remembered. It even self-adjusts to keep the current time. This is truly a system that never has to be re-programmed ever, just set it and forget it”.

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Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville’s holiday lighting is effortless enjoyment for the holidays!

Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville offers this same convenient and dependable technology to our holiday lighting customers too. We stay ahead of the competition by utilizing the newest in holiday outdoor lighting technologies through lighting control automation. We can even program your interior holiday lighting to come on and go off at the same intervals your outdoor holiday lighting is set for. We can program you holiday lights to come on and go off each evening at a specified time without you ever having to worry with touching a single switch. Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville offers you the option of making your holiday lighting display as laid back or over the top as your heart desires, as we offer many amenities to compliment your holiday lights including lighted wreaths, and garlands. In the even you really want to make a statement, we can even sync your lights to play in time with pre-selected holiday music. The choices of our holiday lighting automation are only limited to your imagination and your budget.

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We added music to this automated holiday tree lighting installation.

Not only does our holiday lighting program offer you the newest and best in holiday lighting, put away the ladder and worry that you will get tangled again this season within your string lights. Our program offers the most convenient, hassle free, sit back and enjoy the season service you can get. We design and install your holiday display in plenty of time to get all the enjoyment before the big day arrives. After the holiday hustle and bustle we then remove your lights and store them in our temperature controlled warehouses for use again next season. Not only does this mean you can allocate that extra storage space you will have for a new use, it also means you have the capability of adding lights and extending your display year to beautiful year at your discretion without the worry of where to store it.

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Matt Oakes of Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville

Contact Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville to schedule an appointment for your outdoor holiday lighting this Christmas, don’t wait or it may be too late. Call to reserve a spot in our holiday lighting program to ensure the magic is ready to begin the day after Thanksgiving, or the day of your choosing. You may call us at (615) 373 – 0638
Email: olpnashville@outdoorlights.com

To see more breathtaking outdoor holiday lighting images of Christmases past, visit our holiday lighting photo gallery located on our website.

Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville predicts which holiday commerical outdoor lighting designs are destined to become favorites for the upcoming season and beyond

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This commercial holiday lighting display combines holiday tree lighting with festoon lighting for an enchanting effect.

We are getting in gear for a busy holiday lighting season here at Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville. As the phone rings, the roster has begun to fill up for both residential and commercial slots for our holiday lighting program. As an integral part of our holiday lighting program, you get to work alongside one of our professional lighting designers during your consultation to create just the right holiday look for your home or business. As we have started the consulting phase for many of our commercial holiday lighting customers, we have begun to see a trend among business owners as to what kind of holiday lighting designs are drawing the most attention.

While our huge selection of elegant commercial holiday lighting designs are always a crowd pleaser, many of our commercial customers are opting for a more permanent approach to holiday lighting by utilizing our year-round permanent festival lighting designs. Our permanent festival lighting is based on the same principles of promoting ambiance at your storefront or place of business to make it stand out from the ordinary and enliven character. Permanent commercial outdoor lighting and festival lighting is an attention grabber and makes patrons give your place of business a second look, and makes their visit more memorable.

Permanent festoon lighting by Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville at The Gulch

Permanent festoon lighting by Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville at The Gulch.

Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville  recently completed a stunning installation of permanent holiday festival lighting in the popular Nashville area known as “The Gulch“. This area is located on the South-West fringe of  Nashville between Music Row and downtown and is a haven for urban residential living and commercial hot spots. For this particular installation we used festoon styled outdoor lighting which mimics the look of outdoor lighting found in European street cafes. Festoon lighting is installed via a suspension wire to ensure the stability and safety of the lighting for use on a permanent basis. Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville makes certain that each of our permanent commercial holiday lighting displays is installed with safety in mind, and meets or even exceeds all required codes for commercial lighting installations. The results from our project at the Gulch are awe-inspiring and the clients are elated with the finished product.

Roofline lights are still popular among commercial customers in Nashville

Roofline lights are still popular among commercial customers in Nashville during the holidays and beyond.

Along with the rising popularity of permanent holiday lighting designs for commercial venues, traditional holiday lighting is still in high demand. With fourth-quarter being the most crucial time of the year for many retail businesses, having the added benefit of brilliant holiday lighting to draw customers in and linger is a huge plus. Having your business lit for the holidays will also boost employee morale because getting everyone in the holiday state of mind will boost productivity and thus, boost sales!  Our commercial holiday lighting program includes tree lighting, facade lighting, roofline lighting, and installing lighted wreathsof all sizes at your business. Some of our top-selling outdoor lighting commercial products include Christmas strands of all colors including LED C9 string lights and lighted garland. Another benefit of our commerical holiday lighting program  is the way it was designed to make it easy for commercial businesses. We do everything from  designing and installing the lights at your desired time to taking them down and storing them for you after the holidays. We realize that the holiday season is already full of deadlines, paperwork and other expectations that have to be completed by year’s end, our holiday lighting program will take the chore of having to worry about holiday decorating at your place of business altogether- just relax and let Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville do it for you!

Nashville commerical holiday tree lighting

Nashville commerical holiday tree lighting.

Contact Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville today to learn more about our commercial holiday lighting program, and our permanent commercial holiday lighting designs. Let us help you create an atmosphere for success at your business.  (615) 373 – 0638
Email: olpnashville@outdoorlights.com

John Groce Outdoor Lighting Perspectives Nashville

John Groce Outdoor Lighting Perspectives Nashville

Please visit our holiday outdoor lighting photo gallery and our commercial outdoor lighting photo gallery located on our website for more holiday and commercial outdoor lighting ideas for your business.