Gone are the days when one had to wait for the winter season, or until Thanksgiving, to purchase a Christmas tree. As more people start to see the advantages of having an artificial tree, stores are beginning to offer these prized products all year round.
The best time to shop for an artificial holiday tree is during the post-Christmas tree sale period, which runs from the day after Christmas until January. Aside from finding the best deals, this will get you ready for the next holiday. You may stock up on holiday ornaments and décor sold for a fraction of their regular price.
If this is your first time to buy an artificial Christmas tree, take note of these important reminders.
Measure the Space of Your Tree
Determine the space that your tree will fill in. Measure the distance from your ceiling to the floor and get the area’s square footage as well. Make sure to include some space allowance so your display doesn’t look stuffed.
If you want to place gifts underneath your tree, a full-shaped tree guarantees more room at its base. Online Christmas tree stores offer different types of spruce, fir, and pine in varying sizes. Determining the height and width of your tree will make the selection process less tedious.
Invest in a Pre-lit Tree
The day you purchase a pre-lit artificial tree marks the day you stop assembling lights on a tree. Aside from the instant glow it gives your home, a pre-lit tree that’s equipped with LED Christmas lights will guarantee big savings on your electric bill.
Check the Tree’s Branches
Nothing can beat a realistic artificial tree. A number of Tree Classics’ artificial Christmas trees capture the features of fresh outdoor evergreens in a coniferous forest because of its Real FeelTM Needles. Combined with sturdy PVC needles, the trees can carry an assortment of ornaments in varying sizes.
Go for a Sturdy Stand
Don’t settle for a stand made of plastic or any weak material. This can lead to many accidents. A reliable tree stand should not only be made of metal, but also match the tree’s width. This will enable it to support the weight of the tree and all the trimmings on it.
Use this guide as you take advantage of the after Christmas tree sale, and avoid the hassle and stress that comes with the peak season.