Press Articles
Tri-Valley Herald
December 13, 2000Acrobat Reader Required - Web site features best of Christmas lights in Valley
December 16, 2002Acrobat Reader Required - Big spirit, cool lights illuminate the holidays
December 24, 2002Acrobat Reader Required - Let it Glow: Follow the lights for most festive displays
December 23, 2003Acrobat Reader Required - Elaborate Christmas decorations light up the holidays
December 20, 2004Acrobat Reader Required - Decorators leery of lawn Santa snatchers
December 5, 2007Acrobat Reader Required - Deacon Dave / California Christmas Lights
December 13, 2007Acrobat Reader Required - Holiday lights, decorations grab center stage in Dublin
December 17, 2007Acrobat Reader Required - Web site lists 'must-see' houses with light displays  See photo of front page of the 12/17/2007 Tri Valley Herald. See a close up of the article on the front page
Valley Times / Contra Costa County Times
December 19, 1999Acrobat Reader Required - Tri-Valley man's Web site guides folks to the best holiday-decorated home
December 21, 2001Acrobat Reader Required - Light displays brighten season
December 13, 2002Acrobat Reader Required - Winter's dawn brings gifts for all
December 19, 2003Acrobat Reader Required - Celebrate joy of the holidays with California Christmas Lights
December 5, 2004Acrobat Reader Required - Absent flagpole will not throw Santa off course
April 03, 2006Acrobat Reader Required - Deacon lights up the season each Christmas
December 03, 2006Acrobat Reader Required - Web page highlights holiday sites
December 13, 2006Acrobat Reader Required - Charity the holiday highlight for San Ramon family
November 25, 2007Acrobat Reader Required - California Christmas Lights
December 5, 2007Acrobat Reader Required - Deacon Dave - Livermore / California Christmas Lights
December 18, 2007Acrobat Reader Required - Owner of Internet design company maps best holiday displays in region. See photo from the article.
December 18, 2007Acrobat Reader Required - See best-decorated homes on web site
December 5, 2009Acrobat Reader Required - Green up the Holiday with LED and CFL
December 22, 2011Acrobat Reader Required - His Holiday Message: Lighten Up!
December 20, 2012Acrobat Reader Required - A (Christmas) tale of two Bobs
December 8, 2015 Acrobat Reader Required -  Around Livermore: Best Christmas displays listed on local man's website
Independent News
December 2005 - 7th Annual California Christmas Lights Website
December 11, 2008Acrobat Reader Required - Website Shines Light On Holiday Decorations
Pleasanton Weekly
December 13, 2002Visit Site - Holiday magic: This family's decorations grow year by year, Santa by Santa
December 19, 2003Visit Site - Lights displays make holidays special: Do homework on Web before piling family into car
December 21, 2007Acrobat Reader Required - Lighting the night sky: High-tech winter wonderlands capture the Christmas spirit.
December 12, 2008Acrobat Reader Required - GUIDING LIGHTS - Website celebrates 10 years of featuring home holiday displays
December 17, 2010Acrobat Reader Required - Lights, Camera, Christmas!
December 4, 2015  Acrobat Reader Required - Parade, festive lights, outdoor decorations -- it must be the holiday season
Valley LifeStyles
November/December 2004Acrobat Reader Required - Brighten Spirits With Holiday Lights
NBC Bay Area - San Francisco Bay Area NBC Affiliate
December 8, 2009Acrobat Reader Required - Hunt for Best Christmas Lights Made Easy
CBS 5 / KPIX - San Francisco Bay Area CBS Affiliate
December 14, 2009Acrobat Reader Required - Liam's List: Holiday Picks
December 13, 2010Acrobat Reader Required - Best Neighborhoods For Holiday Home Decorations
December 22, 2012Acrobat Reader Required - Best Christmas Lights in the San Francisco Bay Area
Oakland Tribune
December 18, 2007Acrobat Reader Required - Web site a shining light for displays
Novato Advance
December 19, 2007Acrobat Reader Required - 701 Arthur St Novato [PDF]
December 19, 2007Acrobat Reader Required - 130 San Felipe Novato
San Jose Mercury News
December 22, 2007Acrobat Reader Required - A virtual community of decorated homes

Promote our site. Download and Display one of these images on YOUR website to PROMOTE this website
Link one of the below images to:
California Christmas Lights dot com - medium California Christmas Lights dot com - small
California Christmas Lights dot com - large

Add HOTD code to YOUR website to display the daily House of the Day

Here is the code (All Code is UPDATED for 2020!)
- NOTE that the code in your page needs to be one continuous line, and not wrapped like it is here (its wrapped due to space limitations).

LARGE - 215 pixel wide
<IFrame src="" width="215" height="230" frameborder="0" marginheight="0" marginwidth="0" align="top" scrolling="no"></IFrame>

BLUE-BACKGROUND - 190 pixel wide
<IFrame src="http://" width="190" height="190" frameborder="0" marginheight="0" marginwidth="0" align="top" scrolling="no"></IFrame>

SMALL -180 pixel wide
<IFrame src="http://" width="180" height="195" frameborder="0" marginheight="0" marginwidth="0" align="top" scrolling="no"></IFrame>

HORIZONTAL - 430 pixel wide (BLUE)
<IFrame src="http://" width="430" height="90" frameborder="0" marginheight="0" marginwidth="0" align="top" scrolling="no"></IFrame>

HORIZONTAL - 500 pixel wide (GRAY)
<IFrame src="http://" width="500" height="90" frameborder="0" marginheight="0" marginwidth="0" align="top" scrolling="no"></IFrame>

This is how the House of the Day would look like on YOUR website:

LARGE - 215 pixel wide BLUE-BACKGROUND - 190 pixel wide SMALL -180 pixel wide
HORIZONTAL - 430 pixel wide (BLUE) HORIZONTAL - 500 pixel wide (GRAY)
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