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Top 9 Proven Christmas Light Safety Tips for You

These Christmas light safety tips prevent accidents and stress by focusing on your protection to keep holiday light displays merry and bright. Magical light shows in any neighbourhood make the holiday season bright. People decorate trees, homes, and even cars with them today. These illuminating decorations are not risk-free, however. Hazards such as falls, electrocution, …

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Build the Best Christmas Light Display in 2022

Do you want to build the best Christmas Light Display in your community? One of the best parts of the holiday season is our neighbourhoods’ amazing Christmas Light Displays and decorations. Home owners haul out their lights, inflatable snowmen, wire-framed reindeer, and other props from years past to decorate their house. Others visit the stores …

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How To Animate a Magical LED Light Show

Whether on tv or in your neighbourhood, you’ve likely seen a house with dazzling Christmas lights that change colour and dance to music. Almost every city has “that one house” that goes all out for the holidays each year with a holiday light display. In Burlington, I am one of those houses. If you’ve ever …

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LED Pixel Power Injection – How To

In a previous posting, I discussed the power requirements of pixels. I received feedback to discuss the concept of power injection, so this article will focus primarily on LED pixel power injection. My first year of pixel lighting in 2016 was an incredible experience in the LED pixel power injection world. I had read about …

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Revealing LED Pixel Power for You

Christmas-led pixels are a lot of fun if appropriately wired, so its important to understand LED pixel power requirements. However, hobbyists become intimidated by pixels because the technology uses direct current instead of alternating current like what comes out of your household wall outlet. Another significant difference is that they are low voltage compared to …

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How To Choreograph Your Christmas Pixels to Music

If you’re planning to choreograph Christmas pixels to music, you might be wondering how to make a Christmas light show. This article will show you how to use free software to create a magical light show, control a single pixel, and animate Christmas pixels to music using your computer.  Free Software to Animate Christmas Pixels …

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