Are Solar Christmas Lights a Naughty or Nice Choice for You?

Decorative Solar Light String with 2-inch Orbs

As soon as the Halloween decorations are taken off shelves, Christmas items will take their place and this year you are likely to see more solar string lights alongside other outdoor decorations.

The reasons: the need to save on electricity bills; growing demand for “green” products; and increasing variety and quality of solar lights with prices more comparable to quality alternatives.

While it makes sense to consider solar lighting to supplement or replace energy-hogging Christmas lights this season, here are some things that will determine whether your experience is naughty or nice.

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