WORCESTER, Mass., March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Access Fixtures has published a new comprehensive guide documenting everything a customer should know when selecting bollard lights. Bollard lights are outdoor light fixtures that are ideal for illuminating walkways, streets, and driveways of commercial and public areas. While bollard light styles vary, optics, lamp type and wattage can be different as well. There are three primary optics types available: louvers, standard reflectors, and type 5. The light source can be fluorescent, metal halide (MH), high-pressure sodium (HPS) or LED. Wattage for each type of light source can vary. When it comes to choosing a bollard light for an outdoor application, there is more to it than many think. This guide to bollard lights outlines everything from how a bollard is constructed to lamp sources and installation.

“Bollard lights are a popular outdoor lighting fixture and they can vary greatly from one company to the next,” said Access Fixtures CEO, Steven Rothschild. He continued, “We have provided customers with a comprehensive outline of all the factors they should consider when choosing a bollard light. With this document, customers will feel more confident in the bollard light they are selecting for their specific application.”

Access Fixtures guide to bollard lights has presented customers with information regarding the construction of a bollard light, the optics available, light source options, styles, sizes, special applications, custom finishes, efficacy, spacing and installation. This document presents the customer with information to help them through the entire process of selecting a bollard light. Understanding a bollard light is important when selecting the right luminaire for an application. Access Fixtures guide to bollard lights just made it possible to understand bollards while making the selection process simpler.

About Access Fixtures

Access Fixtures is your source for high-performance lighting solutions. Specializing in factory­-direct commercial, industrial, hospitality, and sports lighting, Access Fixtures offers luminaires and packages including wall packs, area lights, bollard lights, garage lighters, vandal-­resistant lights, exit and emergency lights, high bays, low bays, and vapor-tight luminaires. For more information, visit Access Fixtures at www.accessfixtures.com.