Having just the right outdoor chandelier for a porch, balcony, sun room or gazebo is important. Selecting one with the right features to attract the eye also also match your home’s exterior decor are things which make a home more complete. Some of the chandeliers are somewhat delicate, so thinking about location and how much wind exposure the light will experience is important to choosing one which will not become damaged in wind or rain. One thing that is vitally important to remember is that not all chandeliers are suitable for outdoor use. They must be UL approved for wet or damp locations and they must come with sealed circuitry. This prevents any shocking or danger from electrical current. So let’s take a look at some of the most popular outdoor chandeliers that our customers have been purchasing this year.
Our customer favorite is the Madaga Outdoor Chandelier. This is a four light chandelier. It uses a maximum of a 6o watt incandescent light bulbs. It has a steel frame with a black painted finish. It has an overall size of 18.5 inches long x 22 inches wide x 22 inches deep. It has four outdoor chandelier shades of weatherproof fabric type material. It weighs 12.8 pounds and can only be shipped within the United States by Amazon.com. It is always a good idea to check for any broken or damaged parts as soon as the package arrives. Then report any problems to the company that you purchased it from. Shipping insurance is always a great idea and protection to the buyer. Overall this chandelier earned a 4.5 out of 5 star rating and buyers said they really like it, “Nothing but compliments”. This outdoor chandelier sells for $69.99 + 13.05 shipping.
The most lovely of all outdoor chandeliers that our customers have chosen is the Royce Lighting Marrakech Three Light Chandelier with Sepia Tinted Glass. This chandelier was designed by Deborah Shawlik. It has scroll work in expresso finish. The three light bulbs are a medium base. The maximum light blub wattage is 60 (bulbs not included). The overall dimensions are 22.5 inches in diameter by 22 inches high. It is also listed as a portable outdoor chandelier. This fixture weights 15 pounds with a shipping weight of 16.4 pounds. Amazon offers to ship it in the United States as well as other select countries (please contact them for more information). To prevent damage this chandelier must be shipped separately, but it is eligible for free shipping with the Super Saver Shipping option. The list price for this chandelier now, in June of 2011 is $227.48 bu is on sale for $152.15 .
For a rustic setting this Royce Lighting Outdoor Six Light Chandelier Dark Wood with Beige Weather Resistant Shades is a remarkable choice. It is a circular design. The six lights accommodate a maximum of forty watts. The over all dimensions are 17 inches high, by 24.5 inches wide, by 24.5 inches deep. It is built of metal, wood, and resin materials. The shades are removable and machine washable. The chandelier can be used with and without shades.
This outdoor fixture has earned a rating of 4.5 out of 5 by customers. One customer stated it took just over an hour to install but the directions claim 15 to 30 minutes. The family stated they loved the chandelier. The owners commented that the “Dark Wood” color actually looks almost black and she especially loves the decorative base. Another customer added it to their outside dining area. With a country location for a home it can be very dark at night. Having a larger outdoor chandelier like this enabled them to see while they eat outside. The homeowner claimed finish was not the nicest looking but from a distance or after dark you can’t see it. This light is on sale now at Amazon for $178.25 and is eligible for Free Super Saving Shipping.
This is a review of three of our most popular outdoor chandelier lights and what customer have to say about them. Outdoor Chandelier Light