1 Designate a focal point
- 1.1Choose a feature on your home's exterior to serve as the focus, such as your front door or garage.
One of the best things about long winter nights is the twinkling Christmas lights up and down every street. Join the festivities with your own lighting installation and enjoy a more festive home over the holidays. If you want the perfect display, then follow these outdoor lighting tips to help you hang your Christmas lights just right.
Make sure your lights are rated for outdoor use and that you are using UL approved extension cords designed for outdoor use as well.
Most types of lights are also available with energy-efficient LED bulbs that can save you money and prevent overheating.