Category Archives: Tennis Court Lighting

One of the most important goals of your new tennis lighting system is the ability to see and follow the ball consistently across the court. Properly designed tennis court lighting fixtures are typically forward throw fixtures which have precision optics or cut off characteristics which maximize light levels and minimize glare from the field of view.

Ideas to prevent tennis court lighting from projecting into your neighbors yard.

  My tennis court is very close to my property line, and I am concerned about projecting light into my neighbor’s yard.  What can I do to prevent this from happening? Depending on the proximity of the court to the … Continue reading

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Best ideas for using lower wattage lamps for a tennis court lighting system.

I do not want to use 1000w fixtures for my backyard tennis court, but I do want to uniformly light the court area, just not quite as bright.  Is there a solution you could offer? Yes, our court lighting system … Continue reading

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How much will it cost to run my tennis court lights?

How much will it cost to operate a six or eight pole tennis court lighting system at my house? In 2011 the national household average per kilowatt-hour use was $0.12.  To figure the actual cost of running your lighting system … Continue reading

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LED lighting for a tennis court?

            Can I use LED lighting to effectively illuminate my tennis court? While LEDs are a rapidly growing light source in the industry, the technology is still a ways off from effective use for sport … Continue reading

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Glare and how it affects selection of tennis lighting poles.

                  I am concerned about glare from such a high wattage lighting system on my personal tennis court.  What should I be looking for in terms of fixture and pole design? The … Continue reading

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Ideas for developing dark-sky standards for outdoor tennis court lighting.

I am concerned about protecting the visible night sky in our area and have read some dark-sky literature as it pertains to lighting.  Should our community develop a set of regulations for lighting at outdoor sports facilities? It would be … Continue reading

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Most essential questions about a residential tennis club lighting plan.

                We are interested in a lighting design for our new tennis club and need to develop a plan that takes the surrounding neighborhood into account.  Is it possible to light just the … Continue reading

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What Is Full Cut Off Lighting & Its Impact on Tennis Courts?

QUESTION: What is full cut off lighting and why is it important to consider when lighting my tennis court? ANSWER: Full cut off lighting is a classification for a lighting fixture that projects all of its light in a downward … Continue reading

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What Is Light Trespass in Tennis Court Lighting?

QUESTION: What is light trespass, and why is it important to consider when lighting a tennis court? ANSWER:  Light trespass is the uncontrolled illumination that spills past the boundaries of a property and into surrounding areas such as a neighborhood.  … Continue reading

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Outdoor Tennis Court Light Fixtures

Tennis court equipment supplies should include illumination fixtures for your playing area. Tennis is a great sport and an even better way to get outdoors to participate in a fun activity. CALL US TOLL FREE @ 1-866-654-3961 FOR FREE TENNIS LIGHTING QUOTE

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