Tips and Tricks for Hanging Your Holiday Lights

Beautifully stringed holiday lights can elevate your home and your neighborhood, but it is hard work. This is why many people hire a holiday light hanging service, you can get a team of professionals to do the job quickly and easily. However, if you want to do it yourself, here are some tips to be the envy of all your neighbors.

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Most people don’t think to measure their holiday lights, which usually results in them either wasting their money on too many or not getting the look they wanted because they didn’t buy enough. Don’t forget to measure so you know how many lights you will need!

Since you will be plugging lights in all over the outside of your home, an extension cord with an adapter plug will be your best friend. Make sure you have an adapter that allows you to plug in multiple lights to a single outlet but don’t overwhelm the outlet either. The last thing you need for the holiday season is a house fire. A three-way adapter is usually the way to go.

There are many other ways to ensure your light show is beautiful without overworking yourself or having a mess of cords in your lawn. Watch the video above to see how the professionals do it.