429 Houston St.
Nashville, TN 37203
Since changing our name from LightScapes, we have become part of the largest landscape lighting franchise system in the United States. Ask around. Chances are that a neighbor or a friend has a system that has been installed and maintained by Outdoor Lighting Perspectives.
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As many of you may already know, we were originally called “Lightscapes” and were operating under that name from 1987 until 1999. The birth of Outdoor Lighting Perspectives can be traced back to us, as we were a driving force in the way outdoor lighting was brought to market. By creating a turnkey landscape lighting business which featured the advent of the “night-time demonstration”, by doing this we brought the concept of all-inclusive outdoor lighting out of the shadows, away from being “avant garde” and into the mainstream.
1997 article about Lightscapes in the Nashville Banner.
Up until this point in time, outdoor lighting and landscape lighting was reserved mainly for the elite due to the expense of having to go through so many “channels” to have a system installed. For example, there was no “one stop” to receive a design consultation, order fixtures, schedule installation or even consider a “night-time” demonstration or system maintenance. In order to have any type of upscale outdoor lighting you first had to hire a designer, then you had to most likely arrange an appointment with a specialty lighting store which carried outdoor lighting fixtures. Upon arrival of the fixtures ( which could take weeks or even months) you then had to hire an electrician to install the lights, many of which having no experience in outdoor lighting at all, and rely on a wish and a hope that everything came out as you imagined once the switch was turned on that first evening. This is the part of the story where things often became a headache for the homeowner — like having to contact the electrician or your designer to “tweak” placement or other dilemmas that would, and did, often arise. In some cases, a number of the fixtures might not be operating properly, etc, and you are back to square one in the endless pursuit of lighting the night! This formula added up to a frustrating, time-consuming and much too expensive proposition for most homeowners. We aimed to change it all, and we did — and are still going strong right here in Nashville!
Not only do we plan, design, and install your outdoor lighting as part of our all-inclusive service, Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of Nashville is also B&B Manufacturing.The B&B in B&B Manufacturing actually stands for, yes, you guessed it, Bob and Bob, which are Bob Lyons Sr. and Bob Lyons Jr. The father and son team that started this company back in the 80’s. B&B Manufacturing is a privately held company that manufactures commercial and residential outdoor lighting fixtures. We use our own quality fixtures exclusively, as do many of the other Outdoor Lighting Perspectives locations throughout the country.
Our install teams take pride in all of our landscape lighting installs and your property. All the work is done by hand and in most cases, clients can’t even tell we have been there other than their property looks beautiful at night.
We would welcome the opportunity to visit your property and offer you a free lighting preview. We can demonstrate a lighting effect on your home so you can view the project complete before you make your investment. Our designers will highlight all of your architectural features and illuminate landscapes to bring your outdoor living areas alive.
A quality lighting system would not be complete without a worry-free service program. We at Outdoor Lighting Perspectives want your home to look wonderful five years from now – just like it did the day it was originally installed. We have a dedicated service crew that services, adjusts, and consults with all of our current clients and non-OLP systems daily. Here at OLP your property is our product and we want to provide you with the ultimate lighting experience. Thank you for stopping by and please browse our other websites, pictures, and videos.
It’s one thing to say “The Night Is Ours.” It’s far more convincing to hear what our customers are saying about us. At Outdoor Lighting Perspectives, we’re proud of our success in achieving customer satisfaction and honored to be considered a Best in Class company in the outdoor lighting industry. We’d like to share a few of the many testimonials we’ve received from delighted customers. Nothing would please us more than having you included in this very satisfied group.
I wanted to say thank you for the work your crew did on installing the outdoor lighting. It makes the house look amazing! The Christmas lights your team installed was top notch. You should have seen my mother’s face when we pulled up in the driveway on her visit at Christmas. I just wanted to say Thanks!
Thank you for a great product and even greater customer service.
You do famous things! We could never doubt you! Thank you for always taking the time to answer my questions about our outdoor lighting system. It is really a treasure to us and we enjoy the features so much.
I am more than impressed not only with how beautiful our home looks, but also with your installation crew. They were meticulous in their work and most pleasant to deal with.