Tips for Safe Holiday Home Decorating

Updated on April 9th, 2019

No holiday prep is complete without decking the halls and trimming those trees. But did you know that holiday decorating leads to thousands of injuries each year? According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, in November and December of 2012 (the most recent year of available data), there were 15,000 holiday decorating injuries. The number of house fires also ticks up during the holiday months. To protect yourself, your family, and your home this holiday season, check out our holiday home decorating infographic:


Safe Holiday home decorating tips


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Bailey, Redfin Senior Social Media Manager, loves writing about all topics related to home ownership from data to dogs and décor. Bailey's dream home would have an oversized walk-in closet and overlook Lake Washington. Redfin is a full-service real estate brokerage that uses modern technology to make clients smarter and faster. For more information about working with a Redfin real estate agent to buy or sell a home, visit our "Why Redfin?" page.
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