Deck Lighting Ideas That Bring Out The Beauty Of The Space

Lounging on a chair, having dinner or breakfast outdoors, bathing in the sun and admiring the views are all fun and relaxing activities we’re used to enjoying on the deck and they’re much more pleasant when the décor and the ambiance are right. These deck lighting ideas are meant to improve the overall look and enhance the beauty of this space.

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When wishing to preserve the simplicity of the deck and its modern design, certain types of lighting are better than others. Inset lights are versatile and here they are combined with up lights to create an intimate ambiance at night.{found on acorngardenhouses}.

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Inset lights are used here in a different way and not only as accent lighting but also as decorative features for the stairs. A simple and chic design idea which can be easily adapted to suit the décor.{found on jaroszarch}.

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For a more dramatic and powerful visual effects, the stairs on the deck can be highlighted this way. Simple but bright and with a strong visual impact, this design is a really wonderful option for a lot of modern decks.

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The accent lighting on this deck is subtle and in combination with all the wood it helps create a really pleasant and relaxing ambiance. In addition, we really enjoy the way the tree stands out, also thanks to accent lighting.{found on mcmdesignstudio}.

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Inset lights are extremely versatile and can be used in a variety of beautiful ways. In this case, they’re not designed to actually light up the deck but rather to improve its design and highlight the difference in level.{found on karengarlangerdesigns}.

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When the deck doesn’t follow the usual design, the accent lighting used for it has to be special too. The low profile lights used on this deck sparkle beautifully at night framing it and making it look almost like an airstrip.{found on soulspace}.

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Lighting on a multi-stair deck is a must. In this particular case, there’s a mixture of shapes and both sharp and soft angles and lines. The inset lights define these forms and highlight the design of the deck in general.

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The accent lighting is meant to emphasize certain key feature on this beautiful backyard deck, such as the textured accent wall, the vegetation or the beautiful combination of materials and the way they contrast and balance each other out.

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Deck lighting is very important when creating the mood. Although small, this backyard deck seems like a wonderful place where one can relax, unwind and entertain guests occasionally and the LED lighting makes it a really welcoming space.{found on paulenglishlandscaping}.

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A deck surrounded by trees offers a wonderful opportunity to turn this space into a magical area using string lighting. The trees light up at night and so does the fence surrounding the deck.{found on shannonggem}.

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There are, of course, other ways to light up the deck. For example, take a look at these glowing planters. They combine two functions in one, simple and modern design and they can be strategically placed on and around the deck.

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The entire deck lights up to create a stunning visual effect. LED lighting was used on pretty much anything and it can change color depending on the ambiance or preference. Even the tree branches share the same look.

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The fiery red LED lighting on this deck looks awesome in combination with the orange accent features and the rest of the natural color palette. Although very bold, the design is also inviting.

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The tiny accent lights define the curvature of the steps on this magnificent deck while the built-in firepit helps create a comfortable atmosphere.{found on farchitects}.

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LEDs are integrated into the deck and work like a trim, framing the deck and highlighting its modern shape and simple lines and angles.{found on siolstudios}.

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Several different types of lighting can be used on a deck to create an interesting and balanced look. For example, the globes are wonderful and also serve as sculptural design elements while the sconces highlight the texture on the columns.{found on haroldleidner}.