How To Install Christmas Lights With Gutter Guards

Can you put Christmas lights on gutters with gutter guards?

We are frequently asked if you can still hang outdoor holiday lights after the installation of LeafFilter Gutter Protection. Fortunately, yes, you can! This means, not only will you be able to protect your gutters from clogs, but you can still enjoy your decorations throughout the holiday season.

How do you hang Christmas lights if you have gutter guards?

  1. Under-gutter clips. Though over-gutter clips are a simple solution, under-gutter options work just as well. …
  2. Sticky clips. Clips with adhesive backing are another great option for gutter-based installation. …
  3. Shingle clips.

Will command strips hold Christmas lights?

Overview. Warm up your exteriors, damage free, with Command Outdoor Light Clips by 3M. Outdoor Command Clips let you hang Christmas lights, rope lights, decorations and more where you want without tools or nails.

Can I use Command hooks to hang Christmas lights outside?

Hanging lights, garlands, wreaths and other decorations outside of your home is easy with Command™ Outdoor Hooks and Clips! Along siding and gutters and around windows and doors, brighten up your home with these damage-free products that withstands extreme temperatures, UV rays, and moisture!

How can I hang Christmas lights without drilling holes?

Try using plastic clips instead of nails or staples. Plastic clips are the easiest way for hanging Christmas lights on the roof. You can also use a staple gun to hold them in place, but that will also make them more time consuming to remove after Christmas.

How do you hang Christmas lights outside without drilling holes?

  1. Hang Your Christmas Lights With Tape.
  2. Adhesive Christmas Light Hooks and Clips.
  3. Hot Glue Your Lights On.
  4. Staple Them In Place.
  5. Light Up Your Rain Gutters With Gutter Clips.
  6. Boost Your Brick Walls With Brick Clips.
  7. Use a Christmas Light Projector.

Should you hang Christmas lights on gutters or shingles?

Note: Whenever possible, we recommend not attaching your lights to the actual shingles. Better to attach them to your gutters or eaves.

How can I hang Christmas lights without scratching my gutters?

Use Adhesive Light Clips

You can opt for light clips with an adhesive backing that affix directly onto the front surface of your gutter. These moisture-resistant clips will adequately hold your lights in place without interfering with any runoff water which may flow into your gutters through the slit.

How do you attach Christmas lights to a drip edge?

The best way to hang your Christmas lights is to place them along the eaves, or use the plastic clips to grip the drip edge or gutters. The plastic clips have a lower hook that can be used to hold a light strand or an extension cord.