Gardens and balconies extend living areas and offer additional space for outdoor actvities. Well planned exterior lighting creates a charming atmosphere, accentuates garden architecture and increases safety in stair- and doorways. Aside from fulfilling aesthetic requirements, exterior lamps must both be weatherproof and shatterproof. Their protection against dirt and humidity is classified in an IP-code system. Besides designer lights for mood lighting in gardens, patios or ponds, a large variety of wall lamps, floor lamps and permanently installed spotlights or bollard lamps is also available.