November 2011

Eco Friendly LED Christmas Lights

Eco Friendly LED Christmas Lights

Unfortunately, when it comes to the holiday season, most people tend to throw caution to the wind in every sense of the word. This is becomes evident when it comes to the ever expanding waistlines that are usually given the opportunity to grow even bigger as well as the exorbitant amounts of money that individuals spend on purchasing Christmas lights. When it comes to decorating the home, there is no other holiday that comes close to the exuberance that is Christmas. This phenomenon tends to

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UK Christmas World Helps The Kids By Donating Christmas Decorations To The Bradford Infirmary Children's Ward.

UK Christmas World Helps The Kids By Donating Christmas Decorations To The Bradford Infirmary Children's Ward.

Over the weekend UK Christmas World visited the Children's Ward at Bradford Royal Infirmary with a box full of Christmas goodies. Unfortunatly the government do not set a side any budget for the hospital to decorate their wards. We decided to put our heads together and come up with some ideas to see what we could to help the unfortunate individuals who may be in hospital during the festive season.  We got together at our workshop here in Barnsley, South Yorkshire and put together

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LED Christmas Fairy Lights - Saving Energy, Saving You Money.

LED Christmas Fairy Lights - Saving Energy, Saving You Money.

Over the years we have decorated our homes indoor and out during this festive season. We throw Christmas lights on just about everything in order to give it that 'Christmas feel'  it was however only a few years ago to which were were throwing traditional fairy lights over the Christmas tree. Now you may be thinking, what are traditional fairy lights? Well back in the day, lights were not so energy efficient as they are today.  These xmas lights were mains powered (240V) and used fila

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The Big Decision - Picking the right style Xmas Tree for your living room

The Big Decision - Picking the right style Xmas Tree for your living room

When it comes to Christmas time, there is nothing better than having a lovely Christmas tree standing proud in your living room surrounded by bright and cheerful Christmas decorations. Picking the right kind of tree though may seem like a daunting task, after all it will probably be with you for a few years. Not many people buy Christmas trees every year. With so many different Christmas trees available, you want to make sure that the one that you pick is suitable for your living room and

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The Benefits of Using LED Christmas Lights

The Benefits of Using LED Christmas Lights

New innovations in technology are changing the way we live our lives, coming towards the Christmas season people are looking for more economically and environmentally friendly ways to light their homes for decoration, and things have progressed extremely far in the last decade in terms of safety and sustainability. There have been so many tragedies caused by faulty equipment or substandard lighting at Christmas that have led to fires and not just the presents have been burnt.   In thi

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Staying Safe With Christmas Lights

Staying Safe With Christmas Lights

Christmas lights are an incredibly popular decoration for the festive season, and can be a beautiful addition to your home if handled responsibly, although there are a few things to take into consideration to stay safe with these lights. In this article I will attempt to outline a few safety tips for the holiday season when decorating your home.The first step when purchasing Christmas lights is to make sure that the sets of lights have some form of electric current safety mark or certification

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Decorating Your Home For Christmas

Decorating Your Home For Christmas

So Christmas is coming, and you have absolutely no choice in decorating your home. Whether you’re a Christmas fanatic or a complete scrooge, your house will stick out like a sore thumb on your street if you are the only one not partaking in the yearly festivities. In this article I will attempt to outline various cost effective ways to decorate your home for Christmas.One of the most prominent features of the standard Christmas decoration set is blinking lights and shiny decorations. 

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Choosing a Christmas Tree

Choosing a Christmas Tree

A Christmas tree is an essential decoration for the holiday season. These monolithic and visually pleasing decorative elements of nature are found in homes across the western world in the time of festivities, but choosing the right type and deciding whether to get a synthetic or natural tree is often a tough decision for families, in this article I will attempt to explore and explain your choices.The first option is of course the classic natural Christmas tree, usually taken from western Europe

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Winter Is Coming - Make Sure You Have All The Needed Winter Accessories

Winter Is Coming - Make Sure You Have All The Needed Winter Accessories

Weather forecasters are predicting a drastic climate change in the next two weeks with temperatures set to plummet to around -15C across the UK. So far this Autumn we have been blessed with some rather mild weather, but we are now been told to prepare for a Siberian winter within a few weeks. Im sure that we can all remember last winter, record levels of snow covered the entire UK which caused a minor panic as consumers fled to the shops to stock up on necessities. Well with the weath

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