Solar Power Lights
If saving energy is high on your agenda during the festive season, investing in solar Christmas lights is the way to go. Christmas Tree World offers a high-quality range of solar-powered string lights, perfect for decorating an outdoor Christmas tree.
We also have a great range of Christmas lights for indoor use, allowing you to light up your home and create a magical Christmas scene!
Browse our collection of solar Christmas lights below and buy online for fast, FREE UK delivery on orders over £30!
Decorating ideas for solar Christmas lights
Solar-powered Christmas lights can add a beautiful and eco-friendly touch to your holiday display. Here are some creative ideas to make the most of your solar lights:
- Pathway of lights: Line your walkway, driveway, or garden path with solar Christmas lights. Place them along the edges to create a charming pathway for your guests.
- Outdoor trees & bushes: Wrap solar lights around the branches of trees or bushes in your garden. Opt for warm white lights for a classic look or multicoloured lights for a festive vibe.
- Glowing jars: Place solar lights inside jars or bottles and arrange them on tables, steps, or along fences. You can even add some seasonal decor like pine cones, holly, or fake snow to enhance the festive feel.
- Solar wreaths: Decorate your front door or any outdoor wall with a solar-powered wreath adorned with lights and other Christmas decorations.
- Glowing planters: Place solar lights in large planters or flower pots to illuminate your favourite plants or flowers. This adds a touch of elegance to your outdoor space.
- Roofline accent: Depending on how easy it is for you to access, outline your roof with outdoor Christmas lights. This can give your home a welcoming and warm glow after dark. It's important to prioritise safety when installing lights on the roof. Use stable ladders, ask for help from a family member or friend, and ensure the lights are weather-resistant.
Remember to position the lights in a spot where they can receive adequate sunlight during the day to charge efficiently. Additionally, check the weather resistance of the lights to ensure they can withstand harsh conditions. With a bit of creativity, you can create a mesmerising and sustainable holiday display using solar lights to brighten up your Christmas.
Why choose solar Christmas lights?
Solar Christmas lights are powered by the sun, so they don't rely on electricity from the grid. This reduces your carbon footprint and lowers your energy bills during the holidays.
By using solar lights, you contribute to a more sustainable environment by reducing the demand for non-renewable energy sources. Solar Christmas lights are also easy to install as they don't require an electrical outlet to function and are designed to be durable and weather-resistant. Once installed, you can typically leave them outside throughout the festive season without worrying about frequent maintenance or replacements.
Our range of solar-powered Christmas lights is available in vibrant multi-coloured options, bright white, warm white and more. Lengths range from 100 lights to 500 lights, so you can go as subtle or as gloriously over the top as you like! String them around your outdoor tree, or use them to bring glitter to your garden. Solar lights can be an ideal choice for you this Christmas.
Are solar Christmas lights safe to use?
Solar lights generate significantly less heat than traditional lights, reducing the risk of fire hazards. This makes them safer, especially when used around foliage or other flammable materials.
Do solar Christmas lights work in winter or on cloudy days?
Yes, solar Christmas lights can work in winter and on cloudy days, though their performance may reduce due to less sunlight. It's important to place the solar panels in a spot that receives the most sunlight possible to ensure optimal charging.
How long do solar Christmas lights last at night?
The duration of illumination at night depends on the capacity of the batteries and the amount of sunlight the solar panels receive during the day. With a fully-charged battery, solar lights can typically last from 6 to 10 hours.
Can I use solar Christmas lights indoors?
Yes, you can use solar Christmas lights indoors if the solar panels receive sufficient sunlight to charge the batteries during the day. You can position the solar panels near a window or use an indoor solar charger.
Buy solar Christmas lights online today!
When you buy solar Christmas lights from Christmas Tree World, you will receive a 1-year guarantee plus FREE UK mainland delivery when you spend over £30!