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”

[VIDEO] Unlit vs Pre-lit Artificial Christmas Trees: A Comparison

A Christmas tree plays a role in many holiday traditions, so it’s important that you find the right one for you. When deciding on your tree, there are many factors to consider–real or artificial, PE or PVC, and more. In this article, we help you choose between unlit and pre-lit artificial Christmas trees. Watch brand spokesperson Jen Lutz as she shares the key differences between the two. Continue reading “[VIDEO] 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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