Holiday Lights

How Do Holiday Lights Work?


Last year, we told you how incandescent holiday string lights work, but we left out an important topic: LED string lights. Since more consumers are switching from traditional incandescent bulbs to energy efficient LED bulbs — particularly around the holidays — we’ve updated our popular holiday light explainer with a section to help you understand… Keep reading →


This article is part of the series highlighting the “Top Things You Didn’t Know About…” Be sure to check back for more entries soon. 5.  Holiday lights have a long, fiery history. Candles were the original holiday lights, posing fire hazards for generations until Thomas Edison created the first electric lighting display for the… Keep reading →