Eco-friendly LED Christmas lights are available in a large variety of styles for decorating your home weather it’s indoors or outdoors. Some of the benefits of using LED Christmas are the extremely low power consumption they use, as well as their long life span and durability. They are very environmentally friendly and recyclable. When purchasing your eco-friendly Christmas lights, look for the Energy Star Lights. The government has given Energy Star Lights its seal of approval for being high quality, energy efficient and long lasting. Now that I have given you reasons to purchase these LED lights for Christmas, I will give you my ideas on what I think are some of the best ones for Christmas 2009.
1. Phillips Brand-These were available at Target. A 12′ long LED string light set comes with 24 prelit solar powered battery rechargeable Christmas lights. They feature LED technology for vivid colors and bright whites. They use 88% less energy then standard bulbs and last up 20 times longer. They’re for indoor use and cost $14.99 for regular lights and $11.99 for the mini light version at Target. Phillips is a trusted name in the lighting industry.
2.GE Energy Smart LED string Christmas lights at Lowes. They were available in a few different styles. The 100 count 33′ length in white or multicolored was $17.97. 100 count micro net lights were $14.97, 100 count micro icicle lights were $10.97 and 100 count micro string lights were also $10.97. These made my list as some of the best 2009 eco-friendly Christmas lights because of the GE respected name, in part.
3. Westinghouse, another well known name in the electrical world has a solar powered LED holiday light set that is perfect for lighting up your sidewalk area. Place the lights in direct sunlight during the day for illumination at night. The set of 8 LED lights have red bulbs with snowflake embossed toppers. They’re available on QVC for $32.89. LED railing lights are also available on QVC for $26.56.
4. Christmas Lights.com has a very large inventory of LED Christmas lights. The C7 and C9 light sets are ideal for indoor or outdoor use and come in a variety of colors, as well as white. These basic light sets are ideal for decorating anywhere in or outside of your home. They’re weather resistant and non-breakable and run in price from $12.95 to around $20.00 for 17′ strings of lights.
5. Sylvania LED 25 mini light sets available in a variety of colors were available at Fleet Farm stores for $9.99 a set. They can be used indoors or outdoors and last up to 25 times longer then standard mini light sets.
These eco-friendly Christmas lights, which I consider to be some of the best LED Christmas lights for 2009 are manufactured by top name brand companies that have been in the lighting industry for generations. I hope some of these eco-friendly products also make your best LED Christmas light list after you give them a try.