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DIY Solar House Numbers

Illuminate your house numbers with this solar-powered LED light box. In this on-demand course you’ll learn everything you need to know to install solar-powered house numbers yourself, with ease.

Add safety, curb appeal and visibility to your home with illuminated house numbers. It’s an inexpensive project you can tackle in an afternoon, with only a few tools and adds a one-of kind accent to your home. This illuminated sign uses a solar-powered LED light strip behind a frosted piece of acrylic. It turns on automatically at dusk so it's easier for visitors, delivery drivers and emergency service vehicles to find the house. Our Family Handyman experts will walk you through each step of building the box, installing the light strip, and mounting your house numbers.

By the end of this course, you’ll know how to:

•Build a wood and acrylic box.

•Install an LED light strip.

•Attach adhesive or flush-mount house numbers.

•Fit a solar charger.

•Install a mounting stake.
  • Mobile App
  • Course Introduction
  • DIY Solar House Numbers
  • Course Completion and Next Steps
  • Congratulations!
Completion rules
  • You must complete the units "DIY Solar House Numbers, Course Completion and Next Steps, Congratulations!"
  • Leads to a certificate with a duration: Forever