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We've created these resource articles for explanations, tips, suggestions, and more, to help customers with their shopping questions and decisions. Also, feel free to call our customer service team anytime Monday through Friday, 8 am to 5 pm (CST), or email us at customerservice@partylights.com

How to Hang Outdoor String Lights

How to Hang Outdoor String Lights

Hanging outdoor string lighting is an easy project, but does require some planning. You need the right product, the right tools and a design in mind when hanging your globe string lights.

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Light Bulb & Socket Guide

Bulb & Socket Guide

PartyLights.com hopes to take the guessing game out of string light and bulb shopping. There are only three bulb sizes that we sell: C7, C9 and Medium. These are the names we use, but these bulb sizes can go by many different names.

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LED Bulb Buying Guide

LED Bulb Buying Guide

LED lights have grown in popularity over the last several years. One thing that confuses customers is the color temperature of LED bulbs. This article explains and shows the variances.

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Why Buy Commercial Grade String Lights

Why Buy Commercial Grade String Lights?

When you hear commercial grade, it is the actual stringer, not the light bulbs, that make string lights “commercial grade”. Light bulbs can be used interchangeably with both standard grade and commercial grade stingers.

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LED vs. Incandescent: Which Bulb Is Right For You?

LED vs. Incandescent:
Which Bulb Is Right For You?

Bulb shapes may be similar, but LED and incandescent bulbs have their own unique characteristics and benefits. This article explains their differences to help you make the right choice with string lights.

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UL & ETL Listing - What Do They Mean?

UL & ETL Listing - What Do They Mean?

What exactly does it mean for string lights to be UL or ETL Listed? We've answered some of the most common questions for a better understanding of this technical mark related to decorative string lighting.

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Paper Lantern Assembly

Lantern Assembly

Our lanterns are packaged and shipped flat to save space and are very easy to assemble. Every package should include assembly instructions. If you didn't get or can't find the instructions, follow these steps.

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