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Invisible by day, radiant at night. A smarter, safer and more colorful solution to lighting your home that you never need to take down.
Invisible by day, radiant at night. A smarter, safer and more colorful solution to lighting your home that you never need to take down.
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EverLights - App Enabled Permanent Christmas Lights

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EverLights have a sleek, permanent, and weather-resistant design that you can install once and enjoy for years to come. Nearly-invisible, keep them off or light up a custom show for any special event, including birthdays, showers, or game day. 

Be the first on the block to have Christmas lights up and running. Only takes a simple touch of a button. 

Mobile Control - Discover Smart Convenience  

With a simple touch to your mobile phone or tablet, you can customize each light to any color and add your own color sequence. That's pretty snazzy. Your home is about to get a lot smarter.

With the EverLights app, you can design custom patterns for your house with over 16 million colors available. Don't just use any blue on your house to celebrate the KC Royals World Series victory, use Royals blue by entering the RGB values of 018, 055, 143 into the app. Then set a light sequence of blue, blue, white, add a twinkle effect and save the pattern. The options are endless.

Shouldn't Christmas lights just happen with a simple touch of a button? We have good news. Now they can!
Shouldn't Christmas lights just happen with a simple touch of a button? We have good news. Now they can!

Permanent:

The compact design of EverLights allows for a one time install and year round use, all without anybody noticing the lights are even there. In most cases, you can do all this without needing to add anything but the lights to your house. The existing gutters and flashing both hold the lights and conceal the wires. It's a perfect pairing.

Nearly invisible in the day. Radiant at night. EverLights are both discreet and bold... but only when you need them to be.
Nearly invisible in the day. Radiant at night. EverLights are both discreet and bold... but only when you need them to be.

 Uses

As icing on the cake, EverLights can be used for birthdays, weddings, etc… 

Halloween, Game Day, 4th of July, Veteran's Day
Halloween, Game Day, 4th of July, Veteran's Day
So simple to customize, even a baby can do it!
So simple to customize, even a baby can do it!

Install 

Easy to set up so you have more time for what matters most. Our patent-pending technology makes a permanent, smart and affordable home lighting solution a reality. EverLights was designed so that anybody with any DIY ambition could install it themselves. Our convenient layout tape shows you exactly where each light goes.

Simply drill at the marked locations with the included bit, insert the lighting assembly through the backside of the hole, and twist on the cap. It really is that simple.

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Features: 

Many Features. Many Uses. EverLights aren't just safer, less work, and a more affordable solution for Christmas lights. There's so much more you can do.

Wi-fi Control Wondering what makes the whole system work? This beautiful box in your garage. The EverLights box projects its own Wi-Fi network which you can control from up to 300 feet away. Oh, and it backlights with whatever pattern is currently displayed on your house. Who says hardware needs to be an eye-sore?

Customized For Your Home - EverLights are designed to be custom cut and fit to any home. This means no more extra lights dangling from the edge of your gutters. EverLights can be cut at any point in the string of lights and any leftover lights can be used somewhere else on your home. Need to jump to the second story or to the next roof line? Unlit jumper cables can also be cut to custom lengths and hidden out of sight. Everything you need is included in your kit.

IP68 Waterproof – EverLights are manufactured to the highest standard of liquid protection for electronics. IP68 means your EverLights can be continuously immersed in over 1 meter of water. Do your gutters hold that much water? Yeah, neither do mine. 

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Weather-proof Design - with a working temperature range of -40 through 176 degrees Fahrenheit, EverLights are designed for whatever climate you happen to live in, even if you go through dozens of freeze/thaw cycles each year.

A frozen solid section of gutter demonstrating the abuse EverLights can take.
A frozen solid section of gutter demonstrating the abuse EverLights can take.

UV Resistant Poly-carbonate Caps - The caps that secure EverLights in place are made with the highest degree of UV resistant poly-carbonate plastic on the market. This is the same material your headlights are made of. Meanwhile, all the wires are safe from the sun and out of sight.

Water-tight installation – Worried about punching holes in your gutters? Don’t be. For years gutters were installed with gutter nails much larger than the ¼” hole needed for EverLights. Not only will EverLights not affect the structural integrity of your gutters, but they also will not allow any water to get out. A tiny O-ring on each light ensures a water-tight seal at every light location.

Rubber sealed front caps ensure your gutters still work properly. The gutters will overflow before they leak out the caps.
Rubber sealed front caps ensure your gutters still work properly. The gutters will overflow before they leak out the caps.

Safety – EverLights are powered by an incredibly low 5 volts, which is well below the standard for low voltage according to the National Electrical Code. This means there is never any danger to you or your family. In fact, you can touch the wires when they’re powered and not feel a thing. 

Commercial Applications – We’ve been saying “house” this entire time, but replace that word with “business” and it works just as well. EverLights are the perfect way to bring a little extra attention or class to your commercial establishment.

Brightness comparison: EverLights vs LED C9 traditional Christmas lights - all white
Brightness comparison: EverLights vs LED C9 traditional Christmas lights - all white
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Not sure how many lights you need? Use this as a point of reference to make an educated guess, or go take a tape measure outside to get real accurate.

House plans courtesy of jonyoungdesign.com
House plans courtesy of jonyoungdesign.com

 Development:

We've come a long way in the development of the lights. However, we need your help raising funds to perfect the control box.

Developing EverLights has been a journey. After many design iterations, we feel we have dialed in the best design possible.
Developing EverLights has been a journey. After many design iterations, we feel we have dialed in the best design possible.
                                                                                                     

Risks and challenges

The lights are completely ready to go with the design complete and manufacturing lined up. Currently, the lights are controlled by an off-the-shelf Wi-Fi control box and our custom EverLights app. This off-the-shelf control box has limitations to the functionality that we would like to surpass. We need help raising the capital to pour into the development of the hardware and software for a completely custom Wi-Fi control box that will utilize the lights to their full potential. The team is in place, we just need to tell them to go.

There is no risk in getting the lights delivered according to the promised timeline, the only risk is that we do not raise enough capital to finalize the Wi-Fi control box in time. If that scenario were to play out, we would supply our backers with the existing products to get them by until our custom box is ready for shipping.

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    LED Hoodie
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    Name a Pattern + Lights for your house
    Customize and name a pattern to be featured in every download of the EverLights app. Want to show your school pride and let everybody have the option to “Roll Tide”? Want everybody to see your name and favorite colors? The choice is yours.
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    Includes 10 Starter Kits plus 40 additional strings of lights. Enough lights for 125 feet per home, our average customer.
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