Decorative Light Strings Qualified Brands
- Big Lots
- December Home
- Golden Vessel
- Holiday Home
- Holiday Living & Design
- Holiday Martha Stewart Living
- Home Accents
- Home Depot
- Home Hardware
- HS Craft Mfg Co.
- National Tree Company
- Nicolas Holiday Inc.
- Professional Series
- Santa's Best Craft
- Shoppers Drug Mart
- Trim a Home
Decorative Light Strings Key Product Criteria
|Input power per lamp
||Cannot exceed 0.2 watts
- Products must pass a 1,000 hour continuous life test.
- Warranty against defects through all normal residential seasonal use must be at least three years.
- The average number of failed lamps after 1,000 hours of operation shall be no greater than 3%.
- Products labeled for outdoor use must pass weather tests, including exposure to ultraviolet emissions, water spray, and condensation.
- Light strings must meet appropriate safety standards.
- For strings with colored lamps, the average maintained light output shall be no less than 70%. For strings with white lamps or any phosphor-based lamps, the average shall be no less than 50%.