Meet the man behind the custom-made holiday decorations that earned him the 'best' title on Hasbrouck Heights Patch.
Anthony Morin says he enjoys making others smile each holiday season. Each year he and his family put together quite an impressive display of custom-made holiday decorations outside their Hasbrouck Heights home each year. In fact this year's display was voted the best in Hasbrouck Heights by readers in the Patch Deck the House contest. Morin says ever since his daughter Alexa was born he always enjoyed seeing her smile as Christmas decorations lit up. Today she's 9 and helps her dad put some of the decorations together. Years ago he would buy decorations but then realized he could make more elaborate ones by building them himself. He and his wife Sondra begin to plan out the design about a month before. Meanwhile he starts building the …
You voted and this house was the top local vote-getter in our Deck the House contest.
Monday, December 17, 2012
Who has the best “decked” house in Hasbrouck Heights? According to users who voted in our annual Deck the House contest, this home submitted by Anthony M. has the best holiday lights in Heights. We had tons of national entries in this year’s Deck the House contest and in our quest to find the most over-the-top holiday decorations in the country, we’ve seen everything from a life-size Santa to holiday lights so bright they could blind the neighbors. We loved showcasing everyone’s holiday spirit, but Deck the House isn’t over yet. We’re still looking for the one home so spectacularly decorated that it could be the national grand prize winner of our contest. We chose 24 finalists from all our entries across the country. From Dec. 18- Dec. 27…