While motion sensor lights are already popular in office spaces and other professional settings, many people don't think to install them in their homes. However, you can enjoy many advantages by having a electrician incorporate this technology on your property.

How You Can Benefit From Motion Sensor Lighting

1. Enhance Convenience

Attics, garages, and entryways can sometimes have awkward lighting setups. For instance, you may enter a room only to find the light switch clear on the other side. Instead of fumbling past furniture or using your phone to find the way, install a motion sensor light to ensure you have proper illumination the minute you enter.

2. Decrease Energy Usage

electricianWhether you install outdoor security lights or interior lights, you'll never have to worry about them being left on again. Depending on how many lights are in your home, and the types of bulbs used in the fixtures, regularly leaving lights on could cause a spike in electricity usage and utility bills. With motion sensors lights, you can rest assured that they'll turn off when a room is empty, without the hassle of going from room to room to check.

3. Improve Safety

Darkly lit areas outside are hazards when it comes to falls and accidents. This is especially true when you regularly go outdoors at night, either to let the dog out or to walk to your car for an early morning at work. With motion detector lights, your path will be well-lit even in the middle of the night, so you'll never have to worry about tripping or falling.


If you could benefit from motion sensor lighting, you must find a skilled electrician to tackle the job. With more than three decades of experience and an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau®, Zelek Electric is happy to help customers throughout Old Lyme, CT. In addition to general electrical work, they’re also adept at the installation of motion sensors and landscaping lighting. See their full list of services online, or call (860) 434-9726 to schedule an appointment with an electrician today.