Christmas lights shorting out during rain

2019-11-11 21:55

How can the answer be improved?Outdoor Christmas Lights Trip GFCI (Rain) Tags: Electrical& Lighting This year and last year I started having problems when it rains, causing my Christmas lights to go out, tripping the GFCI. christmas lights shorting out during rain

I replaced all of the lights last year with brand new ones at the suggestion that it was a short in a string of lights. That was money down the drain. You can take GFCI's and do whatever you want with them, but for outside Christmas lighting, they SUCK. I've lived here 35 years with Christmas lights on in the rain with no GFCI's, and no problems.

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Dec 13, 2008 One set of christmas lights was plugged into the garage gji plate. During the rainstorms all the outdoor lights went out and the gfi plate has a small light on the right side of the plate. It wasn't lighting up before the christmas lights went out from the heavey rain. I want to fix the problem so that the christmas lights (outdoor) will work

Nov 07, 2009 How to protect Christmas lights used in rain and snow? Customer Question. they are rated to be outdoors and you should'nt have any issues with water causing them to short, unless they are laying in a puddle of water of course. Currently, I think the christmas lights out front aretripping it. Al

Safety of Outdoor Christmas Lights in the Rain. Christmas lights are a great way to express not just your personality, but your enthusiasm for the holiday season. Along with this holiday cheer, however, the season can also bring rain. No need to let this ruin your holiday. Simply take the proper precautions to ensure the safety of your holiday

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The possibility of several inches of rain, could mean all those outdoor Christmas lights and decorations become electrical hazards. One expert said there are simple steps to take to avoid damage.

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