Safety Tips on How to Install Your Christmas Décor!

December 28, 2017

Tis the season for love and sharing! Who isn’t excited about Christmas and the Holidays? Here in the Philippines, it’s the biggest, grandest and the most joyful festivity. You can hear the glorious sounds of Christmas carols, homes are peppered with glowing decorations and everyone is glowing with the thought of spending the holidays with friends and family.  

Metalink welcomes the season of love and sharing by reminding everyone to be safe and sound on the Holidays. Here are some tips that you can follow to safely install decors for the seasons to come.


1. Plan

It is important to know the specific parts of the house that you would to put on the lights. By moving with a specific plan, you can determine how you would want the lights to look, where you want to hang them, or how many lights you will need.



Part of the preparation and planning is measuring the area you are wanting to put decorations, this will help you decide how long or how many strips of lights you will need. This will also save you money and will prevent you from buying more than you needed.


3. Safety check

Of course our focus here is to give you a safe and sound celebration this Christmas.  Each time you buy lighting decors always check on their safety ratings and wattage. Only purchase good quality lights, it might cost a bit more but you’ll be assured of its safety as you use it. Another thing to keep in mind is to check the proper usage, there are lights specifically for outdoor, and there are also made to be used indoors.


4. Test

When you’ve finally decided what lights you want to get, always ask if you can test them out in the store first before you buy, this is to ensure that the lights you are planning to purchase doesn’t have defects or damages.


5. Dry Roof

Whenever you install or hang Christmas lights, it is extremely important to keep in mind the condition of the weather, always try to avoid fitting lights on a wet roof since it may pose serious harm as you hang the lights. One wrong move and you may slip and harm yourself in an instant. Choose a nice and tidy weather to install and hang your decors.


Again, we hope you can use these simple tips to decorate your house properly and safely this Holiday season. From the Metalink Family, we wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!