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If you are searching for outdoor lights, Mel Northey Co. Inc. is the company for you. We offer the most traditional and classic styles of popular historic eras that give your neighborhood or infrastructure a regal look with our outdoor lights.

Whether your lighting project includes adding to a park or illuminating your patio, connect us with your contractor, and we will assist you in finding the best outdoor lights for your style.

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Since the ’70s, our company has taken pride in providing the best commercial and industrial lamps, lamp posts, and area lighting products in and around the Greater Houston area.

Here at Mel Northey Co. Inc., we believe in quality and creating the best outdoor lights, mailboxes, and more to give your architecture the aesthetic you are looking for. Contact us today to learn more about our services or to receive a free quote.

Essex & United Lamps and Posts

The classic Essex light resembles the old Cottage-style architecture. This selection of lamps and posts comes in acorn globes or four-sided design options that help capture the classic look of English folklore. These beautiful lights can be designed with either Surface Mount or Ground Burial aesthetic.

The sturdy style of United lampposts typically has a stocky base that is reminiscent of the early twentieth century. It comes in several lantern varieties, including acorn or round globes or four-sided to eight-sided designs. You have the option to choose from either a Surface Mount or Ground-Burial setup.

You can also get this particular style of posts at a taller height. These types of outdoor lights last for a long time, giving off the aesthetic of walking through Central Park or Houston’s Memorial Park.

These beautiful decorative lights can use energy-efficient, long-lasting LED lights. With this colonial design added to your home or neighborhood, you can really add your own personal touch.

We market our affordable aluminum-cast lampposts, street signs, and decorative mailboxes directly to home developers.

Excel Lamps and Posts

Our wonderful selection of Excel Lamp Posts that are reminiscent of the art deco aesthetic of the 1920s. This style of light has thick ridges that give them an urban and industrial look.

You can purchase them in 10 1/2 ft. or 12 ft. heights. Also, the two-foot base can come in your choice of Ground Burial or as a Surface Mount. Additionally, we perch several styles on these posts, which include the following:

  • Eight-Sided Lanterns
  • Four-Sided Laterns
  • Acorn Globes
  • Round Globes

Give us a call to learn what other posts we have available. Note that every Excel Lamp has energy-efficient, long-lasting, and bright LED lights to help keep the environment safe while producing light. Therefore, adding this lamp can add a great touch to any architecture in mind.

Stratford and Federal Lamps and Posts

Outdoor Lamps

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These beautiful lamp posts remind you of the historic Elizabethan times. They also share influence with the birthplace of Shakespeare, which is known as the Stratford-upon-Avon. However, you can add your own touch by allowing us to customize it with other influences.

Also, you can purchase this lamp with pagoda-style lanterns, eight-sided geometric lanterns, or acorn globes. Furthermore, you have the option to buy your Stratford Lamp Post with a Ground Burial or Surface Mount Base with the option of 10 1/2-inch or 12-inch poles.

Our selection of Federal Lamp Posts uses the neoclassical aesthetic most common after the founding of America. The rounded base is similar to the grand style of Roman architecture. Each light comes with Surface Mounts or Ground Burial options.

Furthermore, these particular lights tower over you, coming in either 12 or 14-foot options. Additionally, these also come with LED lights for the best level of environmental safety. These lamp posts have had great influence from the 19th century in Boston or Monticello.

Sconces, Pier Mounts, and Courtyard Lights

These stylish lights add spunk and personality to your home at night. They also provide you with a sense of coziness and security. Mel Northey Co. Inc. has five different acorn globe and gaslight lantern-style scones and pier mounts to choose from above your front door or pier.

We also provide our clients with a huge variety of modern, traditional, and classic light fixtures. These globes use LED or HID Bulbs. Therefore, if you need a replacement globe for any lampposts, we’ve got you covered. We have sphere, acorn, and lantern globes, acorn tops, caging decorations, and four-sided/eight-sided gaslight-style fixtures.

Additionally, we have premium prismatic acorn globes that come in Type III and Type V, which means you can choose them to focus on a walkway or around the lamp in a circle.


Find the best-styled Lamp Post, stop sign, or mailbox when you shop with us.

Our stylish lights can add a lot of flavor and safety to a courtyard, park, front yard, or even a walkway on campus. This style of light posts and fixtures typically stands at 7 or 8 feet. However, our Bollard, on the other hand, is a great option for any wharf, dock, or parking/traffic lighting.

The Bollard uses the drum light globe, while the rest have acorn globe fixtures with different cage decorations to choose from. Plus, our residential-grade lampposts come with tapered and fluted shafts. Also, there are thinner and thicker options with a flowing upturned base.

Mel Northey Co. Inc. – 4 Decades of Remarkable Outdoor Lights and Services!

For over 40 years now, Mel Northey Co. Inc. has taken great pride in providing Houston with some of the most traditional and unique styles of outdoor lights that you can’t find everywhere.

Reach out to request a free quote. Not only are all of the products in our catalog premium, but they are also affordable! Therefore, if you are searching for outdoor lights, give us a call today to learn more about our inventory.

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