We receive the question regularly about installing Christmas lights under both under shingles and on gutters. Good news, all of the clips in our All-in-One series can be used: Along the edges of … [Read more...] about How can I install Christmas lights on shingles and gutters?
Frequently Asked Questions
Can you talk a little about why putting lights back in the box they came in is a bad idea? This question makes me smile - I don't want you to think that there is anything bad about the thought of … [Read more...] about Interview Answer #5: What about storing Christmas Lights?
Is the reason one bad bulb can take out an entire series of lights is that it breaks the circuit? Is that true of all light strands? When mini string lights were first manufactured a string of lights … [Read more...] about Interview Question #4: What about a bulb burning out?
Here is the third question from my interview: For shorter sets of 50 or 100 lights, it’s true that you’ll need more extension cords to plug them all in (unless you’re using LED light strings). Yes, … [Read more...] about Question series #3: Will I need multiple extension cords?
Today I answered this customer question and I hear questions like this often enough that I thought I'd share my response. How many feet of cord is ultimately going to depend on how big your tree is … [Read more...] about How many lights for my 30-foot outdoor tree?
Here is my second installment of my magazine interview response questions. Be sure to ask any questions you have in the comments section or via our contact page! For LED lights, they are powered by … [Read more...] about Interview Answer #2: How are LED lights different than standard mini light strings?
Back in September I answered quite a few questions for a writer who was preparing an article HGTV that was due to be printed this month. (November 2014). I'm realizing, as I write this sentence, … [Read more...] about Answer Series #1: LED Question Series – What is a standard length in LED Christmas Light strings?
If you are shopping for mini lights or craft lights here at Christmas Light Source, you may be wondering if our lights stay on if a bulb burns out. Here is a quick video answering that question: If … [Read more...] about Video Uploaded: Do your lights go out if a bulb burns out?
Today we've fielded this question 3 times so I thought it would make a great blog question and answer post and a reason to create a Frequently Asked Questions category! All of the lights we currently … [Read more...] about Do you have a shorter or longer version of this light string?
Using Lights to Add Sparkle to a Barn! Thank you to Doug and Linda for sending us photos of how they are lighting their barn with LED lights. They don't wait for Christmas for the fun but keep them … [Read more...] about Should I use LED strings or Bulbs and Cords?