houses with holiday lights outlining the rooflines


Don't @ me for jumping the holiday gun...

No, I'm not ready for Christmas music, Hanukkah latkes, or consumer mania—but I know it's right around the corner. Frankly, Grant & I are thinking of putting up LED lights outside that can stay up all year round and turn whatever color we like for the season!

Avoid the staple gun! Depending on your home style and roof type, there are a wide variety of clips that will make your job easier and look better. DIY resources emphasize the importance of solid pre-planning (and a buddy!) for top-notch results:

If you want to get started without risking your life as an amateur ladder-climber, don't hesitate to call in some professionals: