One rule to remember about Christmas lights and decorations. There should be at least one Christmas icon adorned with lights and shiny. This does not mean your front yard will necessarily look good at night but it almost certainly assures it will look bad during the day. Look bad and be potentially dangerous.
Example one, the view out our front door:
It may be hard to see but the power cable starts on the opposite side of the courtyard, gets wrapped around a water? pipe, then over the door to a tree branch on the left, twisted a few times, and then loops down over to the Christmas tree.
Since we ride our bikes in this way, usually in the dark, I am thankful that at least the cables are attached to something that illuminates. Hah.
To be fair, I’ve included Example 2, mixed-holiday-decorations tactlessness currently existing in our apartment: