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when do you start taking christmas decorations down??

just wondering when do people start taking down their christmas decorations.i dont know when im going to take mine down yet but might do it next week.
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I think quite a few folks leave their Christmas decor up until the Epiphany (Jan. 6th), but I took our stuff down on New Year's Eve and New Year's Day. I usually have it down before NYE, but my tree was just so pretty that I just had to keep it up a little longer.
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The outside decorations will be down probably this week but inside is a different story !! I still have the tree up and am not planning on taking it down any time soon......perhaps toward the end of the month. I HATE it when the tree is gone. I get even more depressed than ever.........
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either this weekend or the coming week...not sure yet
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the tree is down...the rest is still decorated
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I still have my tree up. I haven't decided when I'm taking it down.

It's not sucking up any more water, which means that it's going to start dying out really bad very soon and become a hazard. So yeah...I should start taking it down soon.

No one on my street has their Christmas lights on outside anymore and I think that's the saddest thing of all.
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I took mine down on the 4th this year. We don't have a set day. It really depends wether I'm at home for New Years or not. Anytime between the first and the sixth is fine for us. Never a good day though, always pretty depressing.
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I usually take down my outside lights and yard art around the end of the first week of January. I consider that time to roughly be the end of the Christmas season.
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