Outdoor Christmas Decorations

Make your house the prettiest on the block with our creative ideas for outdoor Christmas decorations. Whether you're looking for outdoor lighting, winter wreaths, or Christmas door decorations and porch displays, this collection ensures that you make a holiday statement outside. We love looking at Better Homes and Gardens readers' decorated homes, and our collection of Christmas yard decorations brings together some of the best. Are Christmas lights and window decorations more your style? We have dozens of ideas for outdoor lighting, including large displays, garlands, and LED lights of all colors. Welcome holiday guests into your home with our array of pretty Christmas door decorations. Our ideas for outdoor Christmas wreaths range from traditional to modern, with budget-friendly twists and how-to tutorials. To boost your holiday curb appeal even further, check out our long-lasting outdoor Christmas decor that help you dress up your yard or front porch with pretty accents like reindeer and outdoor Christmas trees that last from fall through the holidays.

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It's the most wonderful time of the year. What shade of Christmas lights will you be hanging?
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Most ladder accidents happen in the fall, when everyone is prepping their gutters for winter or putting holiday lights up (or both). Here's a 101 on extension ladder safety.
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This winter front door display is layered with holiday cheer. See how you can personalize your home's entrance with holiday front door decorations, including evergreen wreaths, garlands, pinecones, and pops of plaid.
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The secret to this gorgeous, extra large holiday wreath can be found in the kids toy aisle! Give a couple of hula hoops a whole new look with this easy DIY giant Christmas wreath project.
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These eight farmhouse-inspired Christmas front porches are perfect examples of how to add some country charm to your home. Each look can be executed anywhere, whether you live in a city, suburb, or rural area.
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More Outdoor Christmas Decorations

Greet holiday guests with a gorgeous winter wreath at the front door. These Christmas wreaths, ranging from traditional pine branches to trendy eucalyptus leaves, will bring holiday cheer to your home with one look.
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It's easier than you think to tie a bow for a wreath and consider the benefits: You can pick your ribbon and the size of the bow, plus you can customize with a bow for each season. No more compromising with store-bought bows!
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It doesn't take a lot of bells and whistles to brighten your front porch at Christmas. Learn how we use groupings, inexpensive topiaries, and a natural wreath (lit with a smart string of lights) to turn a front porch into a grand outdoor entry.
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A vintage container is just the thing to brighten your outdoor Christmas decorations. Create a farmhouse-style display in four easy steps.
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These adorable outdoor Christmas trees can weather a storm and make a big statement in your entry. Here's how a humble tomato cage can become a stunning Christmas display.
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Perplexed by how to best hang Christmas lights? These tips and tricks for securing outdoor Christmas lights will have the exterior of your home looking holiday-ready and ensure the bright lights last the whole season. Our step-by-step guide to DIY Christmas light hanging can help you develop a custom design that will work for every holiday season.
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Greet visitors with a rush of inviting colors, textures, and ornaments this winter thanks to these inspiring decorating ideas for front doors and porches. You're sure to find seasonal door decorations that fit your home and your design style.