You've invited guests over for dinner and the house is feeling a little blah...what to do? This is a quick and inexpensive solution to your problem. It only requires you to keep a string … [Read more...] about What Can I Do With One String of Craft Lights?
Recently, peering into the lost and found cabinet up at church, I saw the loveliest Nambe serving set that had been in the cabinet window for a month. I thought that before it was shipped … [Read more...] about Emily’s Living Room – A Single String of Lights
Photo of our tree from a couple of years ago…basically same idea every year, just a different theme with ornaments. Thanks again!! Denise S. MODERN Eugene, OR Denise used our red … [Read more...] about Eugene Mid-Century Modern Store and Red Christmas Lights
Taking down your Christmas lights in the next couple of weeks? Here are a few handy tips and tricks to keep in mind: 1. Practice good ladder safety. Have a second person on hand to help stabilize … [Read more...] about Tips for Taking Down and Storing Lights
Congratulations to our 3 lucky Giveaway Winners of $100 in Christmas lights from Christmas Light Source! Anthony King Michael Zambori Jolene Balyeat Please contact us by replying to the email … [Read more...] about 2016 Christmas Tree Lights Giveaway Winners!
Speaker Paul Ryan and 5th grader Isabella Gerard from Idaho lit the 2016 Capitol Christmas tree on December 6th. Isabella, who hails from Boise, won the right to flip the switch by writing this … [Read more...] about Best Places to Read About the 2016 Capitol Tree
Did you miss the Christmas light memo and get caught in the dark? Did you finish outlining your roof and just wish your house had a little more oomph? Here are 3 Christmas light product groups that … [Read more...] about 3 Types of Christmas Lights for Last-Minute Lighting
Making last-minute decisions about your Christmas lights? If one person writes to us with a question, we figure more people are probably wondering about the answer as well. These are all real … [Read more...] about Last-minute Christmas Lights Q&A
Every day we field calls from customers asking about light: questions regarding hanging them, how many can be run in series, what clips to use, etc. Here are a few of our most popular topics and … [Read more...] about Tips for Hanging Outdoor Christmas Lights
How Many Lights on Your Tree Giveaway! Send us a photo of your Christmas tree! Do you like a subtle tree or do you prefer and extravaganza? Pre-lit or lights installed at home? America wants to … [Read more...] about How Many Lights on Your Tree Giveaway!
2016 Top Tip Before installing lights at the outer edges of your Christmas tree, start instead by running 100-150 mini lights up the center of your tree. It takes less than 10 minutes and adds real … [Read more...] about Best 2016 Christmas Tree Lighting Tips
This is the time of year when you may be looking out your front window or thinking about the perfect Christmas tree and are asking yourself...... How Many Lights Should I Put on My Tree? Every … [Read more...] about How Many Lights Should I put on my tree?
Question Will this 50-foot C7 cord hold the vintage GE lighted ice bulbs? The lights say C7, but I want to confirm since they're vintage. Answer: I can't guarantee it completely but … [Read more...] about Will your cords work with my vintage bulbs?
What is the best cord for LED C9 bulbs? Short Answer: C9 cords with 6 -inch spacing are tailored to work with LED bulbs along rooflines and walkways resulting in maximum impact and … [Read more...] about What is the best cord for C9 LED bulbs?
Where did I store those Christmas Lights? It's only the middle of September but now is the time to start planning for Fall, Halloween and Christmas lighting. Dust off your Christmas storage boxes … [Read more...] about Christmas Lights Troubleshooting Checklist
If you’ve been opening our newsletters over the last couple of weeks, you tracked down your lights and recorded them in your inventory spreadsheet and you’ve plugged your lights in to see what works … [Read more...] about What is the difference between LED and incandescent lights, really?
We've just released our latest Christmas lights tool to help you save time and money. Head over to our Christmas Lights Inventory Printable page to download either a spreadsheet or a PDF … [Read more...] about Christmas Lights Inventory
I LOVE your tree! Wow! Your tree just really sparkles! Why doesn't my tree look as bright as yours? Well, I have a secret. I've decided that it's time to share it. I add lights to pre-lit … [Read more...] about Texturize Your Christmas Tree with Light!
I received this question today about LED twinkle bulbs and thought I'd share it since you might have the question as well! I've grown up decorating my Christmas tree with C7 twinkle lights. This … [Read more...] about Do LED Twinkle Bulbs Really Twinkle?
Every year, Steve, takes 6 days to set up this fantastic display on his 45' Fifth Wheel RV at Disney's Fort Wilderness campground. They plan to have their installation up by November 19th and it … [Read more...] about Lights Across the Country: Florida Disney World Campground