Christmas Decorating Ideas-Why Do We Decorate for Christmas

Christmas Decorating Ideas: The “Why” Behind it All

Putting up a Christmas tree and trimming it with colorful ornaments, hanging stockings by the fire with care and filling them with gifts, and hanging mistletoe on the bough and kissing beneath it are all time-honored Christmas decorating ideas and traditions that many people still do today.

But have you ever thought about why we do these things or where the traditions began? We have!

Come along with us and explore the history and the “why” behind some of our most popular Christmas decor. 

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Find Out How To Hang Christmas Stockings

If your Christmas stockings don’t hang clear of the mantel or hang at different heights, we can help. Learn how to hang Christmas stockings.

Helpful Hints on How to Clean & Organize a Kitchen

Helpful Hints on How to Clean & Organize a Kitchen

When it comes to holiday cleaning, you’re probably not going to get all done in one weekend. Use our cleaning list to see the supplies you need. 

Tips for Decorating a Christmas Tree

Get These Tips For Decorating a Christmas Tree

There are a variety of different ways that you can decorate your Christmas tree. The following are some Christmas tree decorating ideas that you can use.


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At Improvements, we believe that do-it-yourself should never mean do-it-alone. Our creative team of home solution specialists is ready to answer your home decorating questions and share some of our own unique decorating ideas. Get tips on small space gardening, learn the latest trends in backyard décor and enjoy our library of how-to articles and videos that walk you through how to organize your home.

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Small Spaces: How to Display Christmas Ornaments

No home is too small to fill up with Christmas cheer! Check out our Christmas decorating ideas for small spaces and get some great tips on how to display ornaments. 

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Grandma Blizzard’s Mayonnaise Cake Recipe

Looking for a new dessert for your holiday party? How about Grandma Blizzard’s Mayonnaise Cake? Don’t knock it until you try it – it’s actually quite delicious!

Nativity Scene Decorations

Nativity Scene Christmas Decorations

We’ve put together a few of our favorite nativity Christmas decorations to help you build a Christmas nativity scene that you and your family can love year after year.