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This can provide energy savings and improve safety since outdoor lighting is often used for security purposes and left on for extended periods of time. Wireless motion sensors are commonly available and very easy to set up. They often don't require drilling and many can be integrated with other security system components.
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    Install motion-detectors or replace existing lighting with motion-controlled lighting units.
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