Low-power LED solar lights are a great option for providing a bit of illumination in outdoor spaces like yards & walkways. They require no wiring from your home’s electrical system, and use only the energy that the sun’s rays provide.
Each of these options uses LEDs (light emitting diodes) as a light source due to their durability and energy efficiency. A small photovoltaic solar panel recharges an internal battery during daylight hours, which then powers the lights when darkness falls to provide a decorative glow.
Paradise Stainless Steel Solar LED Path Light
These small post-type lights are a great choice for a sleek, modern look. The posts are metallic, while a frosted white plastic lens gives off a diffused glow great for lining a walkway or garden path. Each light measures 10.5″ tall; sold in sets of 4.
Paradise Stainless Steel Bollard Post LED Light (4-pack), $27.99 at Amazon.
Moonrays Wall/Post Mounted LED Deck Lights
These Moonrays mounted lights cast light downward, which is perfect for low-level illumination on a deck or patio. Their subtle bronze finish blends well with wood decking, and they are available in both round and rectangular designs.
Color Changing Crackle Glass Solar LED Lights
Looking to add a splash of color to your garden? Each of these stake-mounted globe lights houses an LED light that changes color from red to blue to green. The 4″ crackle glass bulb is mounted on a 30″ stake; the small solar panel articulates to maximize sun exposure. Set of 3.