LED v Incandescent

Posted by Buddy on 11/28/2012 to Lighting
Exactly what is the difference between an incandescent bulb and an LED bulb? What would be the benefits of lighting with LEDs over incandescents? Can LEDs really save me a significant amount on my electric bills? These are some common questions from customers concerning the switch to LED lights. Information is power, and we are here to help you leverage your knowledge where your holiday lighting is concerned.

Tree Wrapping

Posted by Buddy on 11/27/2012 to Lighting
Tree lighting can sometimes get confusing, especially when you do not have a professional on hand to ask for advice. Below are some tricks-of-the-trade that will hopefully help you out this holiday season.

Real vs Artificial

Posted by Buddy on 11/23/2012 to Lighting
There are advantages and disadvantages to both real and artificial Christmas trees. For most who choose a real tree, they do so for one of three reasons: The smell of the pine that fills their home, the nostalgia of cutting your own Christmas tree, or simply to continue a family tradition.

ColorWave Technology

Posted by Buddy on 11/21/2012 to Lighting
ColorWave™ is a patented new invention that is revolutionizing decorative lighting. ColorWave™ makes use of multicolored Light Emitting Diodes (L.E.D.) to create a mesmerizing lighting effect.

Light Parks Opening Soon

Posted by Buddy on 11/19/2012 to Lighting
There are seven light parks that have been built throughout the United States, and they are all going to be opening very soon! The parks have been built with great care to create a beautiful and fun environment that you and your family can enjoy. They are a terrific, low cost way to spend quality time with someone you care about without it emptying your wallet. They are almost completed, and each one has its own significance.

Painting with lights

Posted by Buddy on 11/15/2012 to Lighting
How would your perception be different if all the buildings you passed were painted with bright, vibrant, beautiful lights? Would you be more apt to smile? Wouldn’t it be hard to be gloomy (upset) or dark (angry) if there were brightness at every turn?


Posted by Buddy on 11/14/2012 to Lighting
Here are some wonderful articles/videos about The Gift of Lights at Texas Motor Speedway!!

Battery Operated LED

Posted by Buddy on 11/13/2012 to Lighting
Battery LED lights offer significant advantages. Initial costs are only dollars more than traditional battery operated lights, but the savings are immediate. Within the first battery change, the advantages of LED lights are evident. Battery operated LED lights work on smaller and fewer batteries for 3 to 4 times as many hours as traditional lights, which means less money spent on battery replacements and less frustrations over constant battery changes.

Snowfall Strings

Posted by Buddy on 11/9/2012 to Lighting
Are you one of those CRAZY people that loves the snow? You know the kind; it’s summer time and they cannot stop talking about how much they wish it was winter so they could enjoy the snow. If that’s not you, you probably have a friend who enjoys the snow. Well, if you can’t get enough or know someone who can’t get enough, you need to go look at our snowfall string lights.

More Decorating Tips

Posted by Buddy on 11/8/2012 to Decor
In our last decorating blog, we made homemade snow globes, wrapped pictures, created presents from kitchen cabinets, made a centerpiece from empty bottles, and painted pine cones to create a stunning holiday display! We hope you are ready for more fabulous decorating ideas, because we are bursting at the seams to share them with you!! Put your DIY caps back on.

Light Shows of Today

Posted by Buddy on 11/7/2012 to Lighting
The classic drive thru light show has had a tremendous growth in popularity throughout the years. Light shows are a family oriented event. They have a breathtaking awe of lighted Christmas brilliance. Light shows can transform any location into a magical winter wonderland, simply by bringing the allure of dazzling lights in a combined array of dancing Animation and childlike Memories. The light show experience is a fantastic alternative to a blustery winter vacation. Imagine taking a warm cozy ride in the comfort of your own vehicle as you meander through the show, all the while enjoying the sights and sounds. The Holiday Light Shows can be created with imagination, time and lots of lights; the possibilities are endless.

DIY Ornament Decor

Posted by Buddy on 11/6/2012 to Decor
Continuing in our DIY blog series, let’s take a look at ornaments. We’ll explore how to make décor using ornaments and how to make some new ornaments using things you probably already have lying around your house. By the time you are finished with these projects, you’ll be a DIY holiday expert.

Decor is More Than Lights

Posted by Buddy on 11/5/2012 to Lighting
A lot of people think that simply putting up some lights counts as decorating. There is so much more to décor than just throwing some lights down. Décor involves style, flair, positioning, and combining those lights with other decorative items such as displays, motifs, and figurines. If you can take all of these things and put them together in the right way to compliment each other and create an entire theme, then you will have achieved décor.

Not Just For Christmas

Posted by Buddy on 11/2/2012 to Decor
Decorations and ornamentation for your home should not be reserved for Christmas. You live in your home year-round; why not enjoy the beauty of it year-round?