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Old Today, 01:19 AM   #1
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Suggestions For Converting Existing Exterior Home Lights Into Motion Sensing Setup


What would be the easiest and most cost effective way to turn my existing home exterior lights into an automatic motion sensor lighting system?

The lights are somewhat useless in my opinion when they do not automatically turn on when coming home at night and for security reasons.

I would prefer not to change the light fixtures, because they are fairly new and look great. I also want to add a couple more lights to the same circuit for front yard walkway area.

There are 3 light fixtures on the outside all connected to one light switch in the main entrance foyer.
I am wondering if there is some sort of exterior grade motion sensor that I can wire into the light switch that will turn all the lights on that circuit on.
I have also seen some motion sensing light bulbs on the market.

Would love to read your suggestions.
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Re: Suggestions For Converting Existing Exterior Home Lights Into Motion Sensing Setup


Just google "outdoor motion sensor switch".

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