Holiday Lighting Installation Special: New Customers Receive $75 Off

  The holidays are coming up fast and so will everything else … the shopping, the entertaining, and of    course, the decorating!    Outdoor Christmas lighting creates an instantaneous holiday spirit that greets  you and your family each time you pull into your driveway.  Unfortunately, the task of holiday lighting  installation including hanging […]

What Your Christmas Light Colors Say About You

‘Tis the season of lights! Our favorite part of Christmas is checking out all the twinkly, glowing lights decorating the neighborhoods. We noticed that different people are drawn to different colored ornaments and decorations. Some preferred a blue Christmas, while others chose the traditional silver and gold. And, there were a few daring individuals […]

Prevent Holiday Lighting Installation Injuries and Mistakes

Christmas time is here! Well, almost. With the end of fall fast approaching, it’s time to start planning your Christmas decorations. Last year, we did a segment on WMAQ-TV, the Chicago NBC about the dangers of installing holiday lighting. The segment cited that more than 15,000 injuries are reported during the weeks surrounding the holidays as […]

DIY Snow Globe Tutorial

Who doesn’t love homemade Christmas decorations? There’s nothing like creating a special keepsake that you and your family will enjoy for many years. However, instead of using the same Christmas decorations that you have for years why not try something new? We’re getting inspired by this wintery weather and came up with a great idea! […]

Stress-Free Holiday Light Installation

We’ve all seen the holiday classic Christmas Vacation. And we’re all too familiar with that infamous scene where Clark Griswold has finally finished his holiday masterpiece, his home. After meticulously placing each strand of lights, each tiny reindeer, he yells for his lovely wife to throw the switch. AND…nothing. No lights. No music. Nothing.

Don’t […]

Prevent Holiday Lighting Installation and Decorating Injuries

A recent news segment on proper holiday lighting installation appeared on WGN-TV and featured our Christmas Decor by Arvidson project manager, Doug Marunde.  In this segment, Doug shares his knowledge about the importance of proper ladder usage and how to avoid overloading circuits. The segment ran on Wednesday, November 26th.

Many people would rather avoid […]

Avoid Holiday Lighting Installation and Decorating Injuries

Tyler Marunde, Sales Coordinator for Christmas Decor by Arvidson, appeared in a news segment on WMAQ-TV, the Chicago NBC affiliate about how to avoid holiday decorating injuries.  The segment focused on the proper use of ladders and the dangers associated with overloading circuits, a common mistake of DIY homeowners when they perform their outdoor holiday […]

Winner of Holiday Lighting Installation Announced!

Dennis Marunde, President and Owner of Christmas Decor by Arvidson, drew the name of Ms. Jamie Donovan of McHenry, Illinois, as the winner of a FREE Holiday Lighting Installation Package from Christmas Decor by Arvidson.  Her home will be decorated in the next few days by a crew of Christmas Decor elves.  “I’m really […]

Christmas Lighting Installers Reveal Your Color Personality

Have you ever wondered what the specific colors of lights that you hang in your home might reveal about your personality? Our Christmas lighting installers tend to find this type of information quite interesting. The School of Psychology has evaluated the different colors of holiday lights and what they can tell about our subconscious. See […]

Holiday Lighting Installation Special: New Customers Receive $75 Off

The holidays are coming up fast and so will everything else … the shopping, the entertaining, and of course, the decorating!  Outdoor Christmas lighting creates an instantaneous holiday spirit that greets you and your family each time you pull into your driveway.  Unfortunately, the task of holiday lighting installation including hanging roofline lighting and outdoor […]