Dec 08, 14
The Christmas season is moving at full speed. Most people already have their lights and displays up, making for pleasant night drives in any community. But at least once a season it’s worth it to travel a bit further to one of the largest Christmas light shows in the US. Every year, people, organizations, and cities spend hundreds of hours programming and piecing together extravagant light shows with thousands upon thousands of individual light bulbs. These shows can be spectacular, but others can be duds. To help you find the best shows, we’d like to give you a list of some of the best Christmas light mega-shows in the nation.
Dec 05, 14
It happens to the best of us. You think you have everything you need to dress up your home for the holidays, but when the time comes to decorate, you realize you’re in need of a few finishing touches. If you’re wondering how to complete your repertoire of Christmas decorations, don’t sweat it: we’ve got you covered. Whether you’re hosting a holiday party or you simply enjoy the Christmas spirit in your home, these decorations can round off your holiday décor. We know you weren’t born yesterday – but some of our ideas may surprise you!
Dec 01, 14
LED Christmas lights become more popular every year. They last longer and are less susceptible to vibrations or damage, but you may have noticed something odd (or had a friend who noticed) about the light given off by your new Christmas lights. The bulbs may seem to flicker while you stare at them. This is especially noticeable if the light string is moving in the breeze or on a display and can be very distracting or annoying. The cause of this flicker is in how the LED string is designed: Whether it uses full-wave or half-wave rectification.
Oct 30, 14
It’s almost time to break out the wool coats and open up the fireplace again. Winter is a wonderful time of year filled with fun holidays, family gatherings, gorgeous decorations and all the turkey you could ever eat. During these chilly times it’s important to keep your home feeling warm and looking beautiful on the inside and out. Here are a few lighting tips to create your very own winter wonderland.
Jul 11, 14
With Christmas in July promotions in full swing, now is an opportune time to purchase LED Christmas lights. After all, the holidays are one of the best times to take advantage of LED savings. LED Christmas lights use up to 33% less energy than regular Christmas lights, saving the environment as well as money in your wallet. But LED lights not only use less energy and cost less money; they also offer several other advantages over their incandescent predecessors. Let’s take a look at why you should upgrade your Christmas lights this holiday season.