'Tis the season for hanging off the roof to add a little holiday sparkle to the long winter nights. Before you pull a Clark Griswald, check out these holiday lighting tips.
1. What Color Lights Should You Use?
Color, multi-color and white lights can all have a place in your winter wonderland scene. White or multi-colored lights are the best choice for hanging on your home. Single colored lights feature best on trees, shrubs, fences and posts. Colors can add a real pop to your winterscape. An all green tree next to an all red tree adds interest and makes the glow from the light more magical.
2. Buy the Right Type of Lights
Buy lights with a female adaptor at one end and a male adaptor at the other. This way you can connect strings to make…