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Cutting Christmas Lights

In response to the economic downturn, the Irish government has announced that it will cut back on Christmas lights this year. Many people are unhappy with this decision, saying that it will only make things worse for Ireland's economy, while others think it is necessary to save money. Minister of ...

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Drought Conditions Affecting Growth of Christmas Trees in Tenenbaum Region

The thought of warm weather and temperature that comes with the summer season brings about an element of excitement among most folks. This is not the case among those who earn a living by working hard to help maintain the end-of-year festive holiday by growing Christmas trees. The state of ...

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Travel Advice from Industry Experts Concerning Christmas and Thanksgiving

Industry experts advise anyone hoping to travel over the holidays to make reservations as early as now.

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How Does the National Christmas Tree Get to Washington, D.C.?

The National Christmas Tree is an annual tradition that dates back to 1923. It is a massive tree that is cut down and transported to Washington D.C. Each year, a different state is honored to send a massive tree to Washington D.C. President Calvin Coolidge lighted the first official National ...

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Towns to Visit during the Christmas Holiday

Christmas is a magical time of year and a season of giving and sharing. It is a time to spend with family and friends, volunteering, and reflecting on what matters in life. Several small towns across the country will make excellent traveling destinations. These towns are treasures of history, natural ...

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Introduction to the Crestron Home LED System

The Crestron Lighting System is breaking new ground and pushing the boundaries of what home automation can be. The Crestron L-Fiber has been developed with a new concept: the ability to control LED light fixtures. This innovative LED light fixture can control over 30 million colors and bring incredible lighting ...

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The Denver Housing Market is on Fire

The housing market in Denver is on fire and has been for a while even during the pandemic.

No one knows why a particular city experiences a housing market boom. Sure, experts can point to various factors, but it's never a sure answer. Nonetheless, Denver is going through a boom, and ...

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SPT-1 vs SPT-2 Electrical Line

When planning an outdoor Christmas decorating project or if you have any other outdoor electrical needs, the question about what type of cord to use may arise. Some people research the differences between SPT-1 and SPT-2 cords online with the belief that the information that they will find is correct.

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Updated in February 2022

Recycling Christmas Decorations And Presents?

Environmental activists say that one of the simplest ways to reduce, reuse, and recycle Christmas decorations is to collect used ornaments through the holidays. You can then take them back to your community recycling center or place them in a container labeled "Ornaments." This can help preserve the local environment ...

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Toy Manufactures Rush to Ship Toys in Time for Christmas

Unfortunately, it appears that Santa Claus and his reindeer might fall a bit behind this year. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic creating shutdowns and shipping jams at seaports, factories, and retail stores over the past year, many toy manufacturers are concerned about delays in their products reaching customers this Christmas.

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Businesses Order Stock As Christmas Shortage Looms

Companies that supply items to businesses like Target and Walmart for the holiday season could see a delay in shipments. Many businesses have already placed orders in the event that there is a wait due to cargo issues and holds that could occur so that stores will be stocked for ...

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How To Hang Christmas Lights Outside?

When thinking of the winter holiday season, lights are a tradition that stands strong. If you plan to hang up Christmas lights outside of your home this year, there are some things to know before you start. Being prepared means your display will be as safe and beautiful as possible.

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Many companies masquerade as Christmas light installers. However, they are usually warm weather businesses looking for winter work to keep their guys busy. Denver Illuminations is staffed with lighting professionals and this is what we do.


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