In any circumstance you want your employees or residents to be safe, especially at night. To ensure that the environment you’ve created is safe, install outdoor security lighting. Locking the doors and windows is only the first step to prevent break-ins. Security lighting provides safe areas and passage during the night and adds another level of security. Here are some suggestions about installing security lighting on your own or with a professional.
-Enhanced Surveillance: Cameras can be used along with bright lights to provide more security and piece of mind. Just be sure that the areas with these surveillance cameras are well lit.
-Motion Sensors: Install these outside to help warn when someone is approaching and deter intruders.
-Timers: If you don’t want motion sensors, look for another option like timers which allow your security lighting to turn on and off at set times. These can also be installed inside to save energy.
You may have this security lighting thing under control, but its best to contact a professional about installing these (and other) security precautions because they have experience and equipment of higher quality. Be sure to inform them of all of the dark areas in or around your environment to they can determine the best lighting option to keep everyone safe.