Category Archives: Technical Q & A

I need to replace the lights on my yard sculpture – help!

We have customers call us every week asking about how to repair or replace their yard sculptures. Here is some of our advice: If you have the replacement bulbs that came with your yard art, check to see if any … Continue reading

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How can I customize Christmas light colors?

Your favorite team is playing this week.  You’re decorating for a prom.  Perhaps you’d like multi-color lights but you don’t want traditional – you’d like teal, purple, pink and yellow. You’d like customized colors in for a party or for … Continue reading

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Can I dim mini light strings?

You’ve designed a spectacular Christmas light display and you realize that you need to gradually ramp up and down a few strands of mini lights as the tension builds to the high point of either Silent Night or Grandma Got … Continue reading

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How Many LED Bulbs can I run in series?

Can I successfully use C7 LED Christmas Light Bulbs with threaded brass base in strings of 50 bulbs and if so, how many strings can I attach together?  -Brian Hi Brian, The C7 LED bulbs can fit into any standard … Continue reading

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What is LED Burn In?

LED burn-in is the slight change of color that occurs after a few weeks of operation.  It’s most noticeable in the white bulbs and sets because pigment in the LED lenses compensate for color change. What this means is that … Continue reading

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Can you run your 12 volt LED light strings in series?

Each set of our 12 volt LED light strings comes with a detachable 15 foot extension cord with equipped with a car accessory plug.  If you don’t need the extension, set it aside and keep it for the future. All our 12 … Continue reading

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What is Your Advice About starting a Christmas lights installation business?

Here’s a customer question we just received today: I’m new to this service. I have installed Christmas lights on two very small  homes, plus my own home.  What’s the best way to get started ???????   I have asked a few … Continue reading

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Help! Half the lights in my string went out – what should I do?

Today’s Question comes from a gentleman who hasn’t ordered lights from us but emailed in a question that we see from time to time – here’s our answer! From Fernando in Miami: Hi there! Half of my light set went … Continue reading

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Can I mix incandescent and LED Christmas lights?

This is a tricky question because the answer depends on what type of lights your are looking at. String Lights (with series wiring – ie. mini lights, craft lights and pre-wired LED string lights) For string lights, it’s important to … Continue reading

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If I remove a mini light bulb will the others stay lit?

Here is a question that I received this morning from a woman in Florida: “Regarding this product: Clear 15 strand with 4 inch lead, if I remove one or two bulbs will all remaining lights stay on?” That’s a good … Continue reading

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