From the popularity that solar umbrellas get nowadays, it is impossible that you don’t have any background of what these chic umbrellas can brought to your life. This “traditional-looking” umbrella has brought smiles to homeowners and garden enthusiasts around the globe.
Solar umbrellas are just one of those alternative lighting system we have nowadays that begun to innovate into more designs and uses. When it was first introduced to the market, the first purpose it originally has is to provide lighting to your patio and garden that could also help save mother earth. It still is nowadays, but of course, there are more use added to it.
When we see these umbrellas, one of the questions that may pop up in your mind might be, how does they light? Next might be, how long would they last? To answer these two questions, read further.
Solar lights nowadays uses brighter LED bulbs, these might be attached already in the umbrella or might be bought separately. What is good about these bulbs is, it is produces light that are bright enough and not too much. It can last longer, in some cases just as longer as the bulbs fixture, since it efficiently uses heat not like the other bulbs available in the market.
When the umbrella is exposed to the sun’s energy, this photovoltaic cells traps the energy from the sun and stores it in these cells. Photovoltaic cells captures and stores energy well making it more effective for the LED buls to function well during the night. Though the main function of these cells are to trap energy coming from the sun, it is still very effective during times when there is less sun rays,.It only distributes the right amount of light needed on the environment and stores the rest of the energy well in the cells.
When you are thinking of finally buying your first solar umbrellas, remembering these important details on what your umbrella should have is good enough for you to get the best item for your need.