Your Christmas lighting experts.

About Christmas Decor by Arvidson

Wondering about us? We are the premier holiday event and Christmas decorating company in the Crystal Lake, St Charles and Palatine, Illinois area. Christmas Decor by Arvidson professional Christmas light installers are well recognized as the “Go-to” holiday decorating service experts.

We meet with each customer to evaluate and map their property, listen to their desires, and create Christmas lighting installation and decorating plans. We want to accentuate the unique features of your home and its landscaping.

Our professionalism is second to none, while our decorators are well-versed in the requirements of a world class Christmas decorating and holiday lighting installation.

“I liked how the designer took our ideas and added some suggestions of his own to create a beautiful holiday design.  The installers came and decorated while I was at work so I returned to our home beautifully lit for the holidays!  It was as if Santa’s elves had brought the magic of the season right to our front yard!”   Jan H., Libertyville

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Our professionalism is second to none and our decorators are well versed in the requirements of a world class Christmas decorating and holiday lighting installation.

  • Extensive Design Training
  • Comprehensive Electrical Instruction
  • Precise installation Methods and Techniques
  • Annual Continuing Education
  • Thorough Ladder & Roof Safety
  • Strict Electrical Safety Measures
  • Courteous, Uniformed Crews
  • Completely Insured
  • Hundreds of homes decorated throughout Chicago
  • Family-owned and operated business since 1958
  • Personalized Service

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Premium Products

We work with commercial grade decorations, so they look better for longer than anything you wil at the store.

The best part is you don’t have to deal with the box of tangled half burned-out lights in the garage.

You’ll immediately notice the difference in our products as we go to great lengths to ensure that only the very best products are used on your property.

We have done all of the homework to ensure your display is safe and that your property stays shining bright throughout the holiday season.

  • Consistency from Season to Season
  • Energy Friendly LED Lights
  • Super-Bright Bulbs
  • Property-Friendly Fasteners
  • Lush, Realistic Greenery (Lit & Unlit)
  • Safe, Commercial-Grade Electrical Components
  • UL-Rated, Outdoor Extension Cords
  • Completely Insured
  • Personalized Service

Your design is unique


Our goal is to create a “remarkable” holiday experience for you and your loved ones.

Our service can really “un-complicate” and simplify your life. From our design and installation to our pro-active maintenance to our removal and storage of the decorations — Christmas Decor by Arvidson is your best choice!

We know you want your home decorated correctly, promptly and with the greatest attention to detail – that’s exactly how we work.

  • Design Unique To Your Property
  • Property Friendly
  • Thorough Installation
  • Proactive Service and Maintenance
  • Convenient Take Down Service
  • Trouble-Free Storage
  • Flexibility Upon Renewal
  • Automatic Decoration Replacement
  • Ability to Build Display Over Time
  • Annual Consultations

Philanthropy means a lot to us.

Community Care

In past years, Christmas Decor by Arvidson has actively participated in Food Drives to benefit the Northern Illinois Food Bank and Toys for Tots.

In 2015, we were honored to have the opportunity to take part in Decorated Families and surprised a local servicewoman with holiday lighting for her home.

Contact me about holiday lighting!