(WFXR) — Spreading the holiday cheer has people getting the house decorated either inside or outside or both.

Before you grab the LED holiday lights and start plugging them in, Appalachian Power has some easy ways to make your holiday merry and bright.

INDOOR LIGHTING TIPS:

Indoor lighting can add to the spirit and make your home look festive. Below are some easy tips to keep you and your house guests happy throughout the holidays.

Information from AEP

OUTDOOR LIGHTING TIPS:

Now that your house is decked out, it’s time to take a look at the outside. Below are some easy tips to make sure your house shines brighter than your neighbor’s.

Information from AEP

Appalachian Power also suggests using LED holidays lights because they are the most cost-effective and will last longer than incandescent bulbs, compact fluorescent bulbs, and halogen bulbs.

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