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Decorating with Pink Lights

In 2013, we continued to see the trend in Christmas lighting to include non-traditional colors for customer’s Christmas trees and yard. Pink, teal, purple – they have all taken more and more of the marketshare during the Holidays. Use your … Continue reading

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The Light Bulb Ban: What’s Happening Seven Years Later?

  History In 2007, the Energy Independence and Security Act (EISA) got people ready to say goodbye to incandescent light bulbs. In an attempt to curb energy usage, the government introduced a ban on the most popular light bulbs ranging … Continue reading

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Warm vs Pure White – What’s Your Favorite?

There are some questions that have been debated throughout history: Mac vs. PC? Thick Crust vs Thin? Sports Car or Minivan? Beach vs. Mountains? And then there is the hotly debated question: LED Light Strings:  Pure vs. Warm? There doesn’t … Continue reading

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The Great Christmas Light Fight

Did you catch the first episode of the Great Christmas Light Fight last Monday? Here’s a link to the full episode: http://abc.go.com/shows/the-great-christmas-light-fight I’ve been trying to roll out this blog entry all week and have a tremendous amount of new-found … Continue reading

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Texas Lawn Sculpture Outlined with LED Lights

I spoke to Dan up in Flower Mound, Texas when he ordered his lights for his yard sculpture and he kindly sent us a photograph of his project. We love that it wishes everyone a Merry Christmas in a very … Continue reading

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Christmas Lights for Restaurants – Rodeo Goat, Fort Worth

I recently took 100 multi color light bulbs to the completely fun Rodeo Goat in Fort Worth.  From the photo, you can see that they needed a few replacements <smile>. Strings of C9 lights in multi colors hang along the … Continue reading

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Christmas Lights Recycling March 2013

Today, my husband, David took over 1900 pounds of Christmas lights to a metal recycling company in Irving, TX. We received these lights in the last 6 weeks from folks all over the country. All of the proceeds from this … Continue reading

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St Patrick’s Day Decoration – a fun wreath to try!

Let’s pretend you have an old Christmas wreath with broken lights, a new set of green mini lights and $5 worth of green things from the Dollar store.  What would you do? You make a St Patrick’s Day wreath, naturally. … Continue reading

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Tips on Taking Down Christmas Lights

If you haven’t already taken down your Christmas Lights, here are a few tips you might consider as you put away the Holidays and welcome the cold starkness of January’s winter. Make a map of what you really loved about … Continue reading

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Christmas Lights – It’s that time of year!

  Sparkling, fairy-like, gleaming and in-your-face – this describes much of what you may find displayed at Christmas time. Christmas lights come in so many colors, styles and configurations. How can you possibly figure out what to do with your … Continue reading

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