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Six Ways to Decorate Your Gates This Holiday Season

Christmas is almost here, and it’s about time to decorate everything!

Well, if you decorate everything around your home exterior, then that would have to include your gate system, right? We think that goes without saying. So, in light of that, here’s a fun post on how you can make your luxury gate system just as festive as every other corner of your home.

Christmas Decorations on Gates

Christmas Lights

Lights are probably the most enjoyable way to decorate, especially since there are so many easy ways to string together LED lights for any purpose these days. Be careful not to allow light fixtures to interfere with the gate’s movement. Otherwise, it’s a fun way to adorn the rest of your gate framework with holiday luminosity.

Christmas Wreaths

Wreaths are a classic way to bring Christmas spirit to your front door, and the front of your gate. If you’re really savvy at putting things together, you can figure out how to intertwine your lights with at least a couple sizable wreaths. 

Hang a Few Stockings

They make nifty Santa stockings that can work outdoors just as well as inside your home. Like any of the other decoration ideas, it’s an excellent chance to get something green or red on your gate for Christmas charm. Just don’t let any smart-alecky pranksters sneak any coal into them. 

Tons of Tinsel

You have to admit, despite how tacky it can be to overuse, tinsel is inseparable from holiday decorations. Virtually every department store has it hanging all over the place in December. Tinsel goes back to the early 17th century when folks in Nuremberg would use it as a cheaper alternative to silver strands.

Traditional Garland

Garland works well on wreaths, with ornaments, and other items. The only other thing we can think to do would be to hang mistletoe on top of your gate somewhere.

Install Christmas-Themed Gates for Festive Spirit All Year

How much do you love the Christmas spirit? Well, if you’re a maximalist in this regard, you could custom-design a gate system with any theme or pattern you like. Believe it or not, there are folks who do this.

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from your friends at Sarasota Gate & Access. You can always reach us anytime for help with gate repair/maintenance or installations. Our phone lines are available all the time for 24-hour emergency service. Contact us anytime for assistance at 941-349-4455.