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(KTVI)- Christmas is right around the corner so if you are thinking about decorating the outside of your home with holiday lighting now is the time. There is a right way to do it and, often, a dangerous way to do it.

You need the right techniques and materials. Clothing, shoes, insulation, the right gloves, the right wiring, power needs and knowing when to have a pro do it for you are just some of the issues we can discuss. In the winter months, Rottler Pest and Lawn Solutions provides holiday lighting services to home and businesses all over the region. They have tips for the do-it-yourself-er.

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