Front and backyard lights

Celebrating something? Dress up your backyard with colorful smart light to match the moment. Going away? Get extra peace of mind by pairing your smart porch lights with motion sensors.

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Backyard lighting to set the mood

Whether you’re dining al fresco in the summer or hunkering down under a blanket on crisp fall evenings, you can use smart light to make any outdoor moment magical.

Best backyard lights for mood lighting

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Porch lights for peace of mind

Turn your outdoor smart lights into security lights. Pair them with sensors to help deter unwanted visitors, whether you’re home or away.

Best backyard and porch lights to help you feel safe

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Lighting Inspiration

See how others are using Philips Hue smart lights to set the mood — and share your own setup on Instagram with the hashtag #philipshue.








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Guide to porch and backyard lighting

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More smart front and backyard lighting ideas

Porch lighting ideas to make your house pop

Make the perfect first impression of your home to your visitors with these porch lighting ideas.

How to choose garden lights

Learn how to choose the best backyard lights with these smart tips

*When a bulb displays "Up to" a certain number of lumens in its specifications, it displays the maximum lumen output of the bulb. It shows how bright the bulb can get at 2700 K (White bulbs) or 4000 K (White ambiance or White and color ambiance bulbs). Learn more about brightness