Due to the solid state design of LED lighting, there are some important features that will be very useful especially when it comes to outdoor, landscape LED lighting. Safety of 12V LED lights
. First distinguishing feature is safety. As compared to incandescent landscape lighting, low voltage LED lights are much more energy efficient and because of that, they are more fireproof. In other words, with lesser energy flow, the chances of fire getting started due to malfunction, overheating, or similar circumstance is relatively lower. Also, the electric short can not cause as much damage as with the 110V voltage lights. As opposed to halogen lights, there is hardly a fear of explosion of the LED light bulb upon overheating or other malfunction. Finally, LED lights are cold to the touch, adding to passers by safety.