illuminate your lighting choices.
light it right.
With so many choices, how do you pick the right lights for your holiday display? Think about the places you want to light—inside and outside. Will you be lighting a tree? Your house? The answers can help you choose the type and number of lights you need. Remember, indoor-rated lights or extension cords are for indoor use only. Outdoor-rated lights and extension cords can be used indoors or out.
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Measure the whole space that you need to light. Are you decorating a big tree or small shrubbery? We recommend about 250 lights for a 6-foot tree, plus 100 more lights for each additional 6 inches. Choose enough lights to give your decorations a full look.how many lights?
How many electrical outlets are nearby, and how many lights do you need? Your lights will need enough power without overloading circuits or extension cords. If you need a lot of lights, consider energy-efficient lighting to help keep the power load down.