Decorating for the Holidays: How to Keep Your Home and Family Safe

November 15, 2017

Decorating for the Holidays: How to Keep Your Home and Family Safe

Nothing is more important than the safety of your family, especially during the holidays. Keep reading for important safety holiday decorating tips from our friend Aimee Lyons of DIYDarlin.com.

Decorating your home for the holidays is a large part of the season’s family fun. Unfortunately, it can also be dangerous. If you know what to look for, you can make sure that your family and pets are not injured by damaged decorations or poisonous plants. Here’s how:

Infographic: Safe Holiday Decorating Tips

Image Source: Redfin

Additional Holiday Safety Resources:

    1. Christmas Tree Care Tips

    2. Dangerous Winter Holiday Plants for Humans and Pets

    3. Holiday Lighting Safety

    4. Child-Safe Decorating Tips

    5. Tips for Decoration Storage

    6. Find a Recycling Center Near You

Now that you know how to decorate safely, you can enjoy the festivities that come with the season. Make some cocoa, put on that ugly sweater, and bake those cookies for Santa.




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