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What Is The Best Way To Light A Patio?

Has your patio seen better days? Are you looking to transform it into an outdoor space that you can be proud of and that you and your family can enjoy? A few well-placed lights could be just what you need to turn your patio from drab to fab!  Installing lighting fixtures not only changes the…

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Ways To Hang Wedding String Lights

Good lighting ranks right up there alongside flowers, food, and atmosphere as essential elements for setting the perfect mood for your wedding day. Also known as “twinkle” or “bistro” lights, string lights have become virtually synonymous with wedding lighting and are perennial favorites in many places around the world.  Why are string lights so popular?…

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Ways To Run Power To Your Outdoor String Lights

power and outdoor string lights

Congratulations on your nice new outdoor space! Whether it is a backyard, patio, or deck, having an area where you can kick back and relax is truly one of life’s greatest pleasures.  But don’t get too comfortable just yet. If you plan on spending quality time out there at night, you will need adequate lighting.…

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Why You Should Add Lighting To Your Landscaping Plans

outdoor lighting and landscaping

Anyone who is at all serious about landscaping would do well to incorporate lighting into the planning process as soon as possible. Many landscapers treat lighting as an afterthought: something to illuminate the work that they’ve already done.  But lighting is much more than a means to show off your design creativity and inventiveness. It…

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Decorating Your Backyard: Lights And More

Eye-catching lighting fixtures are essential for good landscape design. Even a modest backyard space can be transformed into a magical wonderland with the proper illumination. Choose the right lights and install them correctly, and you’ll be pleasantly surprised at how much nicer your backyard will look.  What is the best way to illuminate a backyard?…

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Does Summer Heat Damage Outdoor String Lights?

Summer is almost upon us, which means more time spent outdoors. Of course, you will want to enjoy your yard at night, which is where outdoor lights come in. Read on to find out how summer heat affects your string lights. Is summer heat bad for outdoor string lights? Normal summer conditions generally won’t harm…

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How To Hang Lights Outside Without Trees

Hanging lights from trees is a great way to illuminate any outdoor space! Whether you want to dress up your backyard, prepare for a special event, or have a well-lit area to relax in at night, trees are often the first option for hanging outdoor lights.  But what if you don’t have enough trees in…

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How Quik Klips Makes Lighting Installation And Removal Easy

Deck the halls! Quik Klips make installation easy!

Are you one of the millions of landscaping hobbyists worldwide that use LED lights to illuminate and beautify their lawns? If so, you might want to think about how best to install your lights. It’s worth giving it some thought, as different options have advantages and disadvantages.  For most people, the obvious solution would be…

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Spring Landscaping Ideas For 2022

landscaping ideas with lights for spring 2022

As winter comes to a close and with spring right around the corner, gardening and landscaping enthusiasts are eager to get back to work on their front and back yards. Mowing lawns, trimming hedges, and mulching are all standard activities for gardeners and landscapers, but you might want to look into these upcoming landscaping trends…

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Best Ways To Store Your Light Strings

wooden bridge with warm white led light string strung on rail

Light strings (also known as “luxury” strings) have been around for over a century and are still a coveted accessory to this day. They typically consist of glass or metal strands wrapped around a wire core. This combination makes light strands very sturdy and gives them a nice sheen. Light strings are ideally suited for…

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