Finding the Bad Light: 4 Ways to Keep Light Strands Lit

Finding the Bad Light: 4 Ways to Keep Light Strands Lit

Repairing Christmas lights can be frustrating, particularly in that moment when you plug the string of lights into the wall, only to realize there’s a faulty bulb. Follow these 4 simple tips to help you avoid setbacks and prepare you better as you decorate your tree for the holidays.

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LED versus Fiber Optic Christmas Tree Lights

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Far removed from the dangers of lighting real candles or getting tangled in miles of light strings, today’s technology offers better options when it comes to lighting your Christmas trees. Two of the most popular choices for Christmas tree lights are LEDs and fiber optics. Continue reading “LED versus Fiber Optic Christmas Tree Lights”

Unlit vs Pre-lit Artificial Christmas Trees: A Comparison

When deciding what kind of artificial Christmas tree you should get for the holidays, it’s important to consider whether to get an unlit or pre-lit one. We’ve jotted down a list of differences between unlit and pre-lit Christmas trees, which could bring you a step closer to getting your ideal artificial Christmas tree. Continue reading “Unlit vs Pre-lit Artificial Christmas Trees: A Comparison”

3 Reasons to Buy Your Christmas Tree Early This Year

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Christmas is one of the most anticipated holidays of the year. While there are several weeks to go before the busy Yuletide season is in full swing, you may benefit from buying your Christmas tree early this year. Read on to know how pre-Christmas shopping makes for a convenient, practical, and economical option. Continue reading “3 Reasons to Buy Your Christmas Tree Early This Year”

Where Do Christmas Trees Grow?

Christmas trees growing in the mountains. Photo by Daniil Silantev
Christmas trees growing in the mountains. Photo by Daniil Silantev

Putting up a Christmas tree during the holidays has a long, rich history. It began as an ancient ritual and is now a worldwide Yuletide tradition. In December, you can see these festive trees everywhere, from shopping plazas and hotel lobbies to government buildings and personal homes. Just like singing Christmas carols door-to-door, this long-standing holiday centerpiece is so ingrained in our Yuletide traditions, and there are a wide variety of species that grow across the globe.

Here’s a breakdown of tree types and the history behind them.
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