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It's That Time of Year Again! Are your Holiday Lights Ready?

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Now is the Perfect Time to Prepare Your Holiday Lights

The holiday season is upon us. The weather and leaves have changed, the days are getting shorter and Thanksgiving is almost here. And, with Thanksgiving comes the official start of the holiday season. It’s a wonderful and busy time of year for many, filled with lots of excitement, fun events, and family traditions. One such tradition for many families is putting outdoor holiday lights and festive decorations.

While this is often a cherished project, it also can be expensive, time-consuming and challenging to set up your display. However, by planning ahead, you can help to take some of the stress and hassle out of holiday decorations and really enjoy this fun holiday tradition.

Take Advantage of Black Friday Sales

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It seems like every year you need more lights than you think. Whether some have gone out or the bushes have grown or you just want to make sure that every year is the best one yet, it’s often surprising how many additional lights or decorations you end up purchasing each year.

As a result, the cost of decorations can add up quickly. The good news is that there are ways to save money on lights. One simple way is to take advantage of November and Black Friday Sales.

If you can plan ahead some with holiday decorations, you’ll notice some sales that you can take advantage of. So as you head out this Black Friday, make sure to keep an eye out for deals on holiday lights and decorations.

Consider Going Green

In addition to being expensive to purchase, holiday lights can also be expensive to keep on. If you have a big display, you’ve probably noticed a substantial increase in your utility bill during the month of December.

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You can help avoid this issue and protect the environment by going green with holiday lights. Consider using either solar or LED lights for your display this year. It’s a simple switch that will help to protect the environment and your wallet during the holiday season.

Prioritize Electrical Safety

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Another thing to keep in mind as you get your decorations set up is electrical safety. Whenever you’re working with electrical systems, it’s important to make sure that you’re using all products correctly and that everything is in good condition.

If you notice any cords that look dangerous or believe that you have any issues with lights, it’s always best to play it safe.

If you have any questions about the safety of your display or ways to make your holiday lights more efficient, contact your local electrician. They can provide you with helpful tips to make holiday lights as stress-free and easy as possible.

Call JDV Electric for Reliable Electrical Services

JDV Electric is the trusted, family electrical company for the Landsdowne area. Providing the community with quality services for almost 15 years, they are committed to always putting the customer first. With upfront pricing, experienced technicians, fully-stocked trucks and a satisfaction guarantee, they are the team to call in the Philadelphia area.

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