Holiday Light Checklist

It’s that time of year for hanging lights around the house to celebrate the season! Let's keep everyone safe and enjoy the season with this great checklist.

  1. Make sure all of the lights and extension cords are rated for outdoor use. LED lights are recommended, as they are cool to the touch, unlike incandescent bulbs.
  2. Inspect and discard damaged lights, including those that have unstable connections, exposed wires, or broken sockets.
  3. Replace any broken or missing bulbs before hanging the lights. Be sure that the replacement bulbs you select are the correct size and wattage.
  4. Never connect more than the recommended number of light strings. LED lights can have far more than the older incandes...