7 Outdoor Lighting Ideas to Brighten Up Your Yard


Having backyard lights can be a great way to add a cozy and comfortable atmosphere to your outdoor space, and are an extremely versatile decoration method. During both the Winter and the Summer months, you can find joy in having a beautifully lit outdoor space, either in the form of patio lighting or on trees and shrubs. If you want your outdoor space to shine brightly with the most beautiful of outdoor string lights, read on to find out how to place them. Here are some fun, attractive and creative ideas you can consider…

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1. Add the Patio String Lights to the House’s Eaves

G40 patio string lights can be carefully and cleverly hung on any vertical surface, including along the house’s eaves, above stairways and even around seating areas so you can dine al fresco surrounded by beautiful outdoor LED lights.

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2. Light Up the Patio

The warm white outdoor string lights by Ollny are the perfect way to add a twinkle to your patio area. Complete with eight different twinkling modes, they are easy to install, weatherproof and are the perfect way to make any patio, gazebo or pergola look beautiful when the sun goes down.

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3. Layer the Backdoor Lights

The S14 patio string lights have a built-in hanging ring above each socket which makes them easy to hang from any roof. They also have the ability to be connected end-to-end, which means you can connect and layer up to 12 strands of string lights, illuminating a wider area of your outdoor space with lights. This is a great way to add the wow factor to your backyard lighting, guaranteed to mesmerise those who look at them.

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4. Illuminate the Backyard

Ollny ST38 backyard lights are perfect for creating an impressive, cozy and welcoming atmosphere when it gets dark outside. With 2200K color temperature designs bulbs, they are the ideal lighting decorations for any outdoor space, including gardens, balconies, terraces, pergolas, gazebos and yards.

5. Try Icicle Lights for Backyard Lights

Icicle twinkling lights are the perfect addition to any outdoor space. Classic and beautiful, they are great to install on eaves, gutters, fences or rails, giving a classy and stunning lighting look to your outdoor space all year round. Ollny’s icicle lights are the perfect ones for the job- elegant, pretty and easy to design how you want.


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6. Light Up the Fences

Ollny’s outdoor rope lights are a great way to brighten up plain fences in a backyard, the perfect lighting addition. They are built to withstand the heaviest of winds and snow, and are effective at blocking the entry of rain, as well as looking beautiful as outdoor lights.

7. Add a Twinkle to Your Bushes

If you want to try something a bit different with your backyard lights, why not add some light to the bushes in your outdoor space? Ollny’s net lights are made up of high-quality PVC + Copper making them durable and flexible to bend, meaning you can decorate with them however you feel fit. This is a great way to add some class and glamour to your outdoor space.


Installing outdoor lights is a great way to add some elegance to your backyard space. Not only are the lights functional, providing an outdoor area you can sit in and enjoy even when the sun goes down, but they look beautiful and can be adapted to fit any and all outdoor spaces. It is important to choose high-quality, affordable and durable outdoor lights, like the ones by Ollny that are perfect for getting the very best results from your backyard lighting.

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