After you pick your perfect tree, it TMs usually time to decorate. Battalion Chief Keith Ambrose has a few tips for decorating around your kids and pets.
Ambrose says to make sure you have a thoroughly watered trees before you hang Christmas lights. He also advises to check for damaged cords; but specifically with kids and pets he said, The little ones (kids) putting the smaller bulbs and lights in their mouth | a lot of ornaments are glass and very easily break and that can be a cut hazard. He adds, to make sure pets aren TMt around your cords or chewing them.
Lastly, if you TMre hanging strings of lights be sure not to over amp your socket.