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How to decorate safe this holiday season

Best Christmas Decorations 2020
Posted at 5:19 PM, Dec 10, 2022
and last updated 2022-12-10 17:19:29-05

CLEVELAND — Lauren Siburkis, a Senior Communications Representative for State and Regulatory Communications with FirstEnergy, spoke with News 5's Homa Bash about decorating safely this holiday season.

Tips include:

  • Using heavy duty extension chords when decorating outside
  • Correct type of lights, indoor versus outdoor
  • Changing out strands if wires are exposed

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