It’s amazing how a simple set of lights can transform your backyard into a festive nighttime wonderland. What’s more, solar-powered lights will allow you to create this glowing oasis without having to deal with clunky outdoor plugs. To help you find the right set, I’ve made a list of the best solar string lights out there. Here are the qualities I looked for:
- Fast charging: There’s no point in having outdoor lights if you have to wait days for them to charge up. All of the selections below can be charged in 10 hours or less. And while it might take a little longer, all of them will still charge when it’s overcast.
- Easy to install: None of my picks below require screws, bolts, or any sort of extensive installation. All of them can be set up with easy clips or simple stakes.
- Water-resistant: The beauty of solar lights is being able to leave them set up outside and not worry about the weather forecast. Most of the options below boast an Ingress Protection (IP) rating of IP65, which means they can handle rain, dust, and other elements.
In addition to these factors, I read through the Amazon reviews, making sure to zero in on options that had lots of positive feedback from shoppers. Take a look below to find the best outdoor string lights for your space.
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