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The UK's bestArtificial Christmas Trees2022 Review

What To Look For in an Artificial Christmas Tree

If you want an artificial tree that looks as realistic as possible, make sure it features PE needles. Of course,  having a hyper-realistic tree certainly isn’t necessary, but you might like to know what to look out for. PE needles are moulded to look more realistic than PVC needle tips.

The best artificial Christmas trees with have a combination of PE and PVC needles for a variety of textures, another factor that can help increase the illusion of a real tree.

Look for around 500 needle tips on a 6 ft tree to avoid it looking to sparse. 700 – 800 needle tips will create a bushier, fuller-looking tree – offering plenty of places to hang baubles and ornaments.

If budget is a deciding factor when it comes to choosing your artificial tree, don’t avoid PVC-only trees altogether. PVC trees are often a much more affordable option (welcome news around Christmas time!) and still look great once they’ve been fully fluffed out.

Another thing to consider is how much space you have – just because you have a smaller living room doesn’t mean you need to buy a tiny tree. Narrow trees, measuring just 60 – 80 cm across, are the best artificial Christmas trees for smaller rooms.

Although it’s not often that we recommend plastic as an environmentally-friendly option, with as many as 8 million real Christmas trees transported and discarded every year, investing in a long-lasting artificial tree certainly seems like a viable alternative. 

I recommend the FairyTrees 6ft Natural Snow Tree as my top pick. At 6 ft tall with 499 PVC tips, this tree offers a great balance between realism and value. Plus, it comes with an aesthetically pleasing, sturdy wooden base.

For more details about this artificial Christmas tree, plus other festive alternatives, see the reviews below.

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Best artificial Christmas Tree
6 Foot ‘Natural-Snowed’ Christmas tree
Top Pick

Best artificial Christmas Tree

  • Where to buy
  • Our Scoring
    Appearance
    Sturdiness
    Assembly Ease
    Ease of Storage
    Overall
    4 4.625
  • Height
    6 ft
  • Weight
    8.5 kg
  • No. of Branch Tips
    499
  • Lights Included
    No
  • Our Review

    Finding a dense artificial Christmas tree which still looks natural can be challenging, but this 6 Foot ‘Natural-Snowed’ Christmas tree manages to maintain a traditional, realistic appearance without any sparse patches.

    Once assembled out the box, which takes a maximum of 15 minutes, it’s easy to achieve a plush, full-looking Christmas tree by spreading out the wire-centred branches. This process can take a little while, but it’s worth taking the time to separate them as it really boosts the appearance of the tree. If your family loves to get a lot of ornaments on the tree, this Christmas tree should hold the majority of your bauble collection – there’s certainly a lot of branches to hang them from!

    Also, the pine needles are extra thick which makes it a lot easier to decorate with precision and place big ornaments where you want them. Instead of struggling to hold larger baubles and ornaments, which can happen with a real tree, the branches of this Christmas tree don’t buckle under the weight.

    Not only are there a lot of branches, as well as decorative pine cones, but this Christmas tree also comes pre decorated with a light sprinkling of faux snow. It gives the effect that snow has recently fallen and settled on the branches. This is done in a subtle way, with a slight glitter effect that glistens in the light like real snow.

    Also, there are no heightened safety concerns when it comes to decorating this Christmas tree with lots of lights either. Putting lights on an artificial trees can sometimes be problematic, but the PVC needles on this model are non-flammable so there’s no increased fire risk.

    At 6 ft tall, this is a large Christmas tree that definitely makes a statement; however, it can still fit into medium sized rooms as it’s only 120 cm wide. This makes it very versatile – whether you want to put it in the hall or living room, you won’t find yourself brushing past it every time you walk past.

    It comes with a wooden cross base, which is more attractive than the basic stands of many artificial Christmas trees. The base is relatively visible, so it helps that it’s aesthetically pleasing – there’s quite a gap between the bottom branches of the Christmas tree and the base. Of course, this area can always be filled with presents so it does still have its uses…

    Overall, this is one of the best artificial Christmas trees on the market. It’s a good size and looks thick and full once the frosted branches have been spread out. Plus, even if there’s no white Christmas in sight, the faux snow evokes a wonderfully festive atmosphere.

    Pros

    • A great option for medium sized living rooms
    • Very dense and thick without large spaces between the branches
    • Has a natural look, with the frosted branches adding a subtle but elegant finish
    • Easy for one person to set up
    • Strong branches to hang baubles and ornaments from

    Cons

    • The height between the lowest branches and the base is quite large - although this can be filled with presents
    • Some users have reported branches beginning to wear after a few years of use
    • Although assembly is easy, it does take a while to get all the branches looking perfect

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Best festive design
7ft Snow Covered Pine With Crystals
  • Where to buy
  • Our Scoring
    Appearance
    Sturdiness
    Assembly Ease
    Ease of Storage
    Overall
    4 4.525
  • Height
    7 ft
  • Weight
    10 kg
  • No. of Branch Tips
    1,000
  • Lights Included
    No
  • Our Review

    If you’re looking for a Christmas tree that won’t be swamped by high-ceiling rooms, this 7ft Snow Covered Pine With Crystals is a great option for landings, hallways, and lofty spaces.

    Standing at 7 feet tall, it’s perfect for large areas that tend to drown out smaller Christmas trees. And yet, despite the substantial height of this artificial tree, it’s not impractically large either. At 120 cm wide, it can still be placed in ‘high traffic’ areas of the house, like the hall, without risking everyone brushing past and knocking off baubles each time.

    This is one of the best artificial Christmas trees if you want something that looks just as good undecorated as when decked with an entire collection of ornaments. It already comes subtly ‘pre decorated’ as there are small crystals on the branches that imitate snow and frost, as well as “snow”-covered pine cones.

    Nevertheless, the frosted branches can certainly be decorated if you wish, and are substantial enough to support some fairly large baubles. The only small factor that lets this Christmas tree down is the fact that up close the pine ‘needles’ are quite clearly fake – they are made of strips of thin plastic instead of being individually moulded to look like natural needles. It doesn’t look too much like a fake tree from a distance, but it is possible to find a more realistic artificial Christmas tree (generally for a higher price!).

    The tree stand is also relatively basic, consisting of a black ‘cross’ design with four feet. It’s quite a sturdy metal stand that certainly does the job, but it’s just not very attractive. Using some sort of tree skirt for the stand is probably the best option, so that it doesn’t detract from the overall appearance of the Christmas tree.

    All things considered, this is one of the best artificial Christmas trees if you want a model that already has an enjoyable festive design without needing additional decoration. This beautiful tree can be decorated, or left as is, and both options will look perfectly festive. As mentioned, the only part that might need a bit of ‘sprucing up’ is the stand.

    Pros

    • Very wide and dense so it looks great in larger living rooms
    • No need to hook branches onto the trunk - hinged branches are always attached and simply require spreading out
    • Natural looking snow-effect on branches
    • Long lasting if stored correctly
    • Possible to hang baubles that are fairly large/heavy

    Cons

    • Although the tree has a realistic look, the branches feel very artificial
    • Tree has lots of sharp edges and wires, so care is needed and gloves should be worn
    • Not particularly sturdy on its 4 plastic feet on the base
    • Not quite as thick as the pictures suggest

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5055396938791,5055396946031
Best branches
WeRChristmas Pre-Lit Craford Christmas Tree
  • Where to buy
  • Our Scoring
    Appearance
    Sturdiness
    Assembly Ease
    Ease of Storage
    Overall
    4 4.525
  • Height
    7 ft
  • Weight
    16.2 kg
  • No. of Branch Tips
    1,682
  • Lights Included
    Yes
  • Our Review

    If untangling strings of lights in order to deck out the Christmas tree is one of those jobs that you’d just rather not do, the WeRChristmas Pre-Lit Craford Christmas Tree is a great choice.

    With this pre lit Christmas tree there’s no need to buy lights, replace them, or spend hours arranging them so that everyone is happy with how they hang.

    You will need a fair amount of space to fit this Christmas tree into the house, as it stands at 7 feet tall. It’s best suited to houses with high ceilings or tall entryways, that have a bit more room to move around in – the widest part of the tree measures 132 cm.

    One of the nicest things about this pre lit Christmas tree is how evenly spaced the 500 warm white lights are; it’s probably something that would be near-impossible to achieve by hand.

    It’s made of a combination of PE and PVC plastic, so there are a mixture of textures visible on the branches – this helps create a more realistic artificial Christmas tree. The outer branches have more defined pine needles, whilst some of the others are covered in green plastic strips.

    With a total of 1682 branch tips, some topped with mini pine cones, the effect of this artificial Christmas tree is full, balanced and bushy. With such a high tip count, it does take a bit of time to organise all the branches to get the tree looking even, but it’s a small price to pay for a Christmas tree that will look fresh for the entire festive period (and those of subsequent years as well!).

    Once the festive season is over, it’s easy to pack this artificial Christmas tree away. It has a collapsible stand and hinged branches that simply fold back up to fit into the box. It’s a quick process, which isn’t too arduous in the post-festivity period.

    All things considered, this is one of the best artificial Christmas trees if you want a pre lit Christmas tree that also has a reasonably natural-looking appearance.

    Pros

    • Lights are well spaced and just use one plug
    • Hinged branches fold up easily for storage - no need to individually attach each branch
    • Multiple light settings to suit the atmosphere
    • High tip count helps tree look full and bushy

    Cons

    • Relatively time consuming to set up and fluff branches
    • Inner branches are cheaper looking, although outer branches are more premium
    • Finding the light connectors amongst the branches is tricky

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4250525371260
Best small tree
Casaria Artificial Christmas Tree
  • Where to buy
  • Our Scoring
    Appearance
    Sturdiness
    Assembly Ease
    Ease of Storage
    Overall
    4 4.375
  • Height
    4.6 ft
  • Weight
    3.96 kg
  • No. of Branch Tips
    470
  • Lights Included
    No
  • Our Review

    If talk of 6 ft trees has you dubiously eyeing your low ceilings, you’ll be pleased to hear that the Casaria Artificial Christmas Tree is a realistic-looking Christmas tree which stands at a very manageable 4.6 ft.

    In fact, even if you don’t have low ceilings but just want something that doesn’t require a stepladder to decorate, this is a good contender – it’s one of the best artificial Christmas trees if you want something that is high quality but will fit in small spaces.

    Measuring 78 cm wide, this artificial Christmas tree doesn’t require a lot of space – it’ll fit into the corner of the room or in a smaller hallway without being overbearing, but there’s still enough scope for a number of ornaments.

    There are 470 branch tips in total, which is plenty for hanging baubles from and draping tinsel over. This Christmas tree is significantly smaller than most of the artificial Christmas trees featured here, so the number of tips reflects this. The combination of PE tips and PVC branches provide varying textures to help create a more realistic artificial Christmas tree.

    This Christmas tree divides into three sections, which are easy to put together. The hinged branches make assembly quick, and there’s also no need to lift anything too high as it’s a small Christmas tree.

    The tree stand is also straight forward to assemble – a classic black folding number with four legs, it easily connects to the bottom portion of the Christmas tree.

    There are no lights included, nor decorative touches on the tree itself (frosted branches, glitter, pinecones, etc.), which might suit those looking for a simpler option. This lack of decoration is likely what keeps the cost down whilst allowing for the inclusion of some higher-quality PE branches, making this of the best artificial Christmas trees in terms of value for money as well.

    Pros

    • Great value for money combination of PE and PVC needles
    • The bushy branches are easy to set up and look very dense
    • Comes with a very stable stand included
    • Lightweight at just under 4 kg so easy to move to the perfect spot

    Cons

    • Some PVC needles may shed during assembly, requiring hoovering afterwards
    • Although assembly is easy, it does take a while to get all the branches looking perfect
    • Not quite as premium looking as others on the market

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5055396929607
Best for easy assembly
WeRChristmas Nordmann Fir Christmas Tree
  • Where to buy
  • Our Scoring
    Appearance
    Sturdiness
    Assembly Ease
    Ease of Storage
    Overall
    4 4.5
  • Height
    6 ft
  • Weight
    2.54 kg
  • No. of Branch Tips
    783
  • Lights Included
    No
  • Our Review

    The main danger of buying an artificial Christmas tree is that it will look artificial; some models just haven’t quite mastered the art of realism.

    In terms of an authentic appearance, the WeRChristmas Nordmann Fir Christmas Tree is one of the best artificial Christmas trees available. With a name like ‘Nordmann Fir’, it’s pretty evident that the manufacturers have put some thought into creating quite a realistic artificial Christmas tree with this model.

    The ‘tree trunk’ is brown and textured, simulating the roughness of a real Nordmann tree, and the way the branches are distributed is very natural. It basically feels like the tree you’d be hoping to spot in the garden centre if you went looking for that ‘idyllic’ Christmas tree.

    The mix of PVC and PE tips help it look slightly less uniform (and therefore more authentic) by combining different textures. There are 783 tips in total, which may not sound like a lot for a 6 ft tree, but it appears very realistic.

    If you’re after a very bushy Christmas tree above all else, there are better artificial Christmas trees out there, but if you’re striving for a more realistic look this is one of the best artificial trees to consider.

    This Christmas tree still offers plenty of space to hang ornaments from, but it’s more important than ever to spend time spreading out and distributing the branches. The placement of the branches and tips is crucial, as there are less of them, and it can look a little sparse if not arranged well.

    Overall, this is one of the best artificial Christmas trees if you want something that replicates the appearance of a real Nordmann tree, and it’s also evenly balanced and easy to put together.

    Pros

    • Assembling the tree is easy as it consists of just 3 sections
    • Has a very realistic look
    • Hinged branches make disassembly quick and straight forward

    Cons

    • Arranging and spreading the branches takes a long time
    • The tree stand is lightweight and may not always be particularly stable
    • Not quite as full as the pictures suggest

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5060419790973
Best tall free
SHATCHI Alaskan Pine Artificial Christmas Tree
  • Where to buy
  • Our Scoring
    Appearance
    Sturdiness
    Assembly Ease
    Ease of Storage
    Overall
    4 4.5
  • Height
    8 ft
  • Weight
    6.6 kg
  • No. of Branch Tips
    1,100
  • Lights Included
    No
  • Our Review

    For Christmas parties and events, show-stopping pieces are all the rage. And it doesn’t get much bigger than the SHATCHI Alaskan Pine Artificial Christmas Tree, standing at a lofty 8 ft tall.

    Sure, this probably isn’t one of the most practical artificial Christmas trees for most standard households, but, if you’ve got the space, it’s certainly one way to inject some of that desirable Christmas awe into proceedings.

    This big tree separates into three sections, with a foldable metal stand included as well. Therefore, set up is pretty quick; it’s just the process of fanning out the branches that takes a while.

    There are 1100 needle tips in total, which could be considered on the lower side for such a tall Christmas tree. For this reason, it’s important to take the time to arrange the branches well.

    The price is very reasonable, considering the sheer height of this Christmas tree, and the cost is likely kept down by only using PVC needles instead of PE ones. From a distance, it’s hard to tell the difference, but close up it’s pretty obvious that this isn’t a real tree.

    On the other hand, a nice factor about this particular Christmas tree is that the PVC is made from 100% recycled material, so there is less guilt tied up with buying a plastic model.

    When it comes to decorating this Christmas tree, the branches may be a little weaker than some other models; if you have any particularly weighty baubles, you might find that they pull these branches down more than they would on some other artificial Christmas trees.

    Nevertheless, this is one of the best artificial Christmas trees on the market if you want a really tall show stopper. It’s certainly big enough to act as a real focal point in hallways or larger rooms, or at events like Christmas parties.

    Pros

    • Easy to assemble with its 3 sections
    • 8ft size is perfect for large sized rooms
    • Comes with a strong and well made metal stand

    Cons

    • A lot thinner than others on the market
    • The branches are unable to support heavier ornaments
    • The needles are obviously plastic
    • There’s a large gap between the bottom branches and the floor

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0190657762489
Best small tree with lights
Unomor Artificial Christmas Tree

Best small tree with lights

  • Where to buy
  • Our Scoring
    Appearance
    Sturdiness
    Assembly Ease
    Ease of Storage
    Overall
    4 4.35
  • Height
    4 ft
  • Weight
    3.6 kg
  • No. of Branch Tips
    Not listed
  • Lights Included
    Yes
  • Our Review

    Small homes don’t have to miss out on the joy of having a Christmas tree.

    Even if you have no available floor space, the Unomor Artificial Christmas Tree stands at just 4 ft tall making it one of the best artificial Christmas trees for placing on tables or desks.

    This Christmas tree comes pre decorated with both LED lights and fibre optic strands, creating a combination of constant, warm white light alongside colour-changing optical fibres. As a pre lit Christmas tree there are several settings to choose from, so the lights can be put to flash, fade, or be permanently on, depending on the mood and level of festivities.

    When it comes to changing the light settings, the 7 options can be easily flicked through using the control unit. The only negative is that you can’t turn the lights completely off from this unit, so the Christmas tree needs to unplugged at the wall when you don’t want the lights on. This makes plug-placement a bit more of a priority, as it can be frustrating to constantly need to access a hard-to-reach socket.

    The green needles are made from PVC which is long-lasting; however, due to the size and shape of this Christmas tree, plus the arrangement of the branches, it’s quite clearly a faux tree. Of course, this isn’t necessarily a bad thing and depends on personal taste; it’s still an attractive addition to the festive decor.

    If you want a desktop Christmas tree, which is already fitted with lights (and will instantly provide an injection of festive spirit!), this is one of the best artificial Christmas trees to go for.

    Pros

    • The branches are sturdy enough for heavy ornaments and decorations
    • 7 light settings to choose from for any atmosphere
    • Beautiful fibre optic lights offer an elegant look
    • The included metal stand is strong and sturdy
    • Size is perfect for smaller spaces or for positioning on a desktop

    Cons

    • Not a particularly long cable so controlling the lights is tricky
    • The fibre optic lights aren’t evenly distributed around the tree, with more at the top and bottom and less in the middle
    • No on/off switch on lights so need to be unplugged at the wall

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0652811062649
Best natural looking tree
VEYLIN 6ft Artificial Christmas Tree

Best natural looking tree

  • Where to buy
  • Our Scoring
    Appearance
    Sturdiness
    Assembly Ease
    Ease of Storage
    Overall
    4 4.45
  • Height
    6 ft
  • Weight
    4 kg
  • No. of Branch Tips
    700
  • Lights Included
    No
  • Our Review

    Large artificial Christmas trees can be expensive, especially if you’re after one that looks sufficiently realistic. The VEYLIN 6ft Artificial Christmas Tree strikes a good balance between value for money and realism; making it possible to get a larger Christmas tree without spending an absolute fortune.

    Standing at 6 ft tall, there are 700 branch tips in total, all covered in dark green PVC needles.

    Once all of the branches are sufficiently fanned out (and this can take a while) the Christmas tree looks thick and doesn’t have any unattractive sparse patches. Of course, as mentioned, the branches are PVC, so that means there aren’t any PE plastic branches mixed in to add texture or depth.

    Understandably, as a budget-beating artificial Christmas tree, there is a limit on just how realistic it looks. However, from a distance, and especially once decorated, it doesn’t stand out as an obviously fake Christmas tree either.

    There are just four parts in total: three tree sections and a base. Everything fits back into the box, ready for easy storage and hassle-free re-assembly at Christmas time.

    The Christmas tree can shed quite a lot when put up, so be prepared to have a hoover on hand to get rid of any bits of PVC that might be lying about after assembly.

    Overall, it’s one of the best artificial Christmas trees to buy if you want something reasonably large, and sufficiently natural looking, without spending too much money.

    Pros

    • Thick and dense branches give it a lovely natural look
    • The thin design makes it perfect for smaller rooms
    • Compact and lightweight so very easy to store

    Cons

    • The stand is fiddly to put together and a little flimsy
    • Branches aren’t sturdy enough for heavy ornaments
    • Takes a long time to properly spread the branches
    • Sheds a lot during assembly

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5029936686190
Best lightweight tree
Snowtime Green Pine Slim Artificial Christmas Tree
  • Where to buy
  • Our Scoring
    Appearance
    Sturdiness
    Assembly Ease
    Ease of Storage
    Overall
    4 4.375
  • Height
    5 ft
  • Weight
    2.24 kg
  • No. of Branch Tips
    236
  • Lights Included
    No
  • Our Review

    The Snowtime Green Pine Slim Artificial Christmas Tree is the best slimline Christmas tree. It’s the perfect option for small spaces when you still want a full standing tree.

    It’s 5 ft tall, which is a reasonable height that remains sufficiently in proportion with its narrower width. It isn’t excessively wide either, so slots neatly into the corner of the room. Overall, this Christmas tree strikes a good balance between not encroaching on space, whilst also not looking small and sad.

    With densely-packed bushy branches, made from PVC plastic, this Christmas tree fills out well and looks sufficiently realistic. As with most artificial Christmas trees, it looks better and better the more you pull out and spread the branches. At the end of the festive periods it packs away in two sections.

    With a sturdy plastic stand included, this 5 ft Christmas tree is a safe and stable addition to your living room.

    It’s definitely one of the best artificial Christmas trees if you don’t want something tiny and uninspiring, but are a bit short on space.

    Pros

    • A great option for smaller spaces thanks to the slimline design
    • Arrives in just 2 parts so assembly is very easy
    • Plenty of space to hang decorations and ornaments

    Cons

    • It's lightweight so it can be easy for children and pets to knock over
    • The area where the 2 sections join may be a little more bare than the rest of the tree
    • The top section may wobble if touched, but it's sturdy enough if left alone

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How to Choose The Best Artificial Christmas Tree

Artificial Christmas trees are a great alternative to a real tree for many reasons. They’re easy to set up, don’t drop needles, and can be used for several decades.

Although these are artificial trees, there’s still a forest-worth of options to choose from. There are a few things to consider when looking for the best artificial Christmas trees. I’ve put together the following information to help you make an informed choice:

Buying the Right Christmas Tree

The three main factors to consider when buying Christmas trees for the festive season are: size, appearance and safety.

Christmas Tree Size

When it comes to size, the best artificial Christmas trees will be (maximum) 15 cm shorter than the ceiling. Make sure the artificial tree isn’t too wide either, so that it won’t obstruct any thoroughfares!

Pre Lit Christmas Trees vs Unlit Christmas Trees

The general consensus is that you need 100 christmas lights per foot of tree. If a Christmas tree is six feet tall, it should have around 600 lights. That’s a lot of lights to buy separately.

Pre lit Christmas trees can be cost effective and less stressful. With pre lit trees you won’t have to waste time hunting out the fairy lights, and they’ll always look artfully arranged. A pre lit tree also only require one plug, which is a lot more practical.

Unlit Christmas trees are a good option if you already own a lot of string lights, or would prefer the choice of using your own lights.

Artificial Christmas Tree Appearance

To ensure your faux Christmas tree looks as much like a real tree as possible, try to choose a Christmas tree with a mix of PVC and PE needle tips.

A PVC tree will have thinner strips of plastic covering the branches whereas PE needle tips are moulded to look more realistic. A combination of both looks more like a real tree thanks to the mixture of textures and branch shapes.

Also, aim for a high tip count: around 800 branch tips for a 6 ft tree. Less than this may look too sparse.

Safety

No matter which type of artificial Christmas tree you buy, it must be fire retardant.

Building the Artificial Christmas Tree

Most artificial Christmas trees are divided into 2 or 3. Some fake Christmas trees have hinged branches which are quicker to assemble.

The stand usually slots into place, and the tree sections simply fit into each other. Depending on the appearance of the stand, you may want to purchase a tree skirt so that it doesn’t detract from your Christmas decor.

The most crucial job is to ‘fluff up’ your fake Christmas tree. Straight out the box, artificial Christmas trees often look very sad and flat – but they only need rearranging!

Pull those branches out, spread the tips, and don’t rush the process – it can sometimes take a surprisingly long time, but it’s better to be thorough so that you end up with a beautiful tree.

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Artificial Christmas Tree FAQs

Are artificial Christmas trees better for the environment?

Faux trees don’t have a huge carbon footprint – they can be used for 10 + years which offsets transport and construction costs.

Real trees create a yearly carbon footprint. Not everyone lives near a garden centre and all those trips to buy a real tree add up.

How should I put lights on my artificial Christmas tree?

For a standard light display, you should use 100 lights for every 1 ft of Christmas tree.

Divide the Christmas tree into 3 equally-sized triangular sections. Plug in the first set of string lights and put the last bulb at the very top of the tree. Weave the lights back and forth across a small vertical section of the tree. Once you reach the bottom, plug in the next set of lights and repeat until the whole tree is covered in lights.

Of course, if you buy a pre lit Christmas tree, you can avoid this process altogether!

Where should I store my artificial tree?

We all tend to put our fake Christmas trees in the loft, but this is the worst place to store artificial Christmas trees.

The temperature changes can cause problems. It’s boiling in the summer, freezing in the winter and everything in between during spring and autumn. These changes create condensation which can damage the plastic and metal components of a faux tree.

The best places to store your artificial Christmas tree will be a cupboard with a steady temperature (under the stairs for example) or beneath a bed.

How to dispose of an artificial Christmas tree?

Fake Christmas trees can’t be recycled because they contain too many different materials. It’s important you try to get as much use out of your artificial Christmas tree as you can, as it will most likely end up in a landfill.

Many people choose to donate their Christmas trees to a charity shop if it’s still in relatively good condition.

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Artificial Christmas Trees Price Comparison

Every day DIY Garden scans thousands of products to help you find the cheapest prices. Not only do we want to help you find the best products through our in-depth testing, but we also want to help you find the best places to buy them too. We’re working hard to expand our network of retailers, and will be continually adding in new options.

The Cheapest Artificial Christmas Tree Prices Found Today

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