Finding a good quality, artificial Christmas Tree that you'll be proud of for years to come, can be a challenge. Taking the time to drive from store to store, viewing the selection of Christmas trees, and then trying to remember what each store had can be very frustrating. Plus, paying the high markups that occur with traditional stores can be expensive as well.
However, there is an alternative. Shopping online for Christmas trees allows you to easily browse a store's wide selection, quickly compare prices, immediately place your order. Instead of hauling the Christmas tree to your home from the store, you'll find it delivered straight to your door.
If you're looking for a specific type of Christmas tree - for example, a tall and thin Christmas tree, or a short Christmas tree with multi-colored lights - your chances of finding it online, hassle free, are much greater than trying to shop at stores across town. Retail stores usually stock the Christmas trees that will sell the most - not trees that cater to specific needs.
Before you start your Christmas tree shopping effort, you may want to consider the following important factors in your approach:
Selection. How wide and vast is the Christmas Tree Selection? A large selection of Christmas Trees will increase your chances of finding the perfect tree to suit your preferences and budget.
Return Policy. In the event that your Christmas Tree arrives and is different than you expected, will you be able to return it hassle-free?
Cost. How do the prices for Christmas Trees between competitors compare? Are you going to get a great price, or pay a premium?
TopConsumerReviews.com has reviewed and ranked the best Christmas Tree stores available today. We hope these reviews help you find that perfect Christmas Tree that will last you for many years to come!
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6.5' x 52" Noble Classic Realistic Tree, Staylit, Clear Lights - regularly $627, currently $397
Christmas Tree for Me dedicates themselves to helping you make the right Christmas Tree purchase for your needs. This is evident by the helpful information listed at the top of their well organized, easy to use website. They offer many different videos to watch, organized under the headings Learn, Browse, and Tree Finder. This website leads the pack in helping
you find a Christmas tree that will meet all of your needs.
The Learn section explains different options that are available with Artificial Christmas Trees. It helps you figure out the size of tree that best fits your location, whether a real or artificial tree is a better fit for you, and much more. The Browse section allows you to browse some of the most popular Christmas trees, and the Tree Finder helps narrow your search to show the relevant trees for your needs.
The end result is a website that is extremely
helpful in saving you time and money, and that will ultimately lead you to the perfect Christmas tree for you.
Christmas Tree For Me also provides other options for searching, including selections for height, style, and more. In addition to Christmas trees, Christmas Tree for Me also offers Christmas Garland, Christmas Wreaths and Commercial Decorations for sale.
Conveniently, free shipping via UPS ground is offered for all orders. In addition, a full refund is offered for returns made within 7 days. While the return policy requires a quick turn around on the customer's part, we believe the up-front effort of helping you find the perfect tree is a great offset.
With the solid information provided in selecting the right Christmas tree, the huge selection of trees available, the competitive pricing, and the top-notch customer service, Christmas Tree for Me earns our highest rating.
6.5 foot Hunter Full Pre-Lit Christmas Tree with white lights - $429.98
Wayfair has your artificial Christmas Tree needs covered. Their easy to navigate website makes finding that perfect Christmas Tree a breeze. They offer a wide selection of specialty trees and accessories. The website is one of the easiest websites reviewed to navigate.
The homepage offers a nice variety of pictures of trees and text. It is easy to search for your tree with the large categories listed, a breakdown of those categories listed on the left sidebar, or a search box at the top. Wayfair offers a variety of options you can select to narrow down your Christmas Tree selection, including:
Features (such as LED Lights, Frosted Branches, and so on)
Type (such as Fir, Pine, Spruce, and so on)
Wayfair offers free shipping on most Christmas Trees. They also provide a solid 30-day money back guarantee.
Wayfair is one of the best Christmas Tree companies we reviewed. If you're looking to get a new artificial Christmas Tree this year, Wayfair is an excellent place to look.
6.5' Down swept Hunter Fir Pre-Lit Artificial Christmas Tree with Clear Lights - regularly $549.99, currently $399.99
Christmas Central, has as wide variety of Christmas Trees in stock. Looking at their selection, it seems that they have unique trees that are not offered on many websites reviewed. However, the website is more cluttered than others, making it more challenging to actually search through their selection. There is a lot of text on the home page to manage through and could be a turn-off for many.
In navigating the website you can search for a tree to fit your needs organized by Size, Style, Type and Color. Their color selection of trees is one of the most extensive reviewed. Their online store also offers a wide variety of Christmas Decorations, Christmas Lights and even decor for other holidays.
Free ground shipping is offered for orders over $77, otherwise orders have a flat shipping rate of $7. Please check the fine print on the website, as there are a few exceptions including multiple shipping charges based upon your order being shipping from multiple locations. A very tight 3-day return policy is offered with a 20% restocking fee assessed. Make sure you open your package right away to know if you need to return
it and be prepared to not receive a full refund.
Christmas Central has a good selection of Trees, but have an average website including poor search options and a tight return policy with a less than favorable restock fee. Outside of their colored tree selection, we didn't find any good reasons to choose Christmas Central over those higher ranked.
6.5 foot Hunter Full Pre-Lit Christmas Tree with white lights - $369.95
Christmas Lights Etc seems to be an excellent option for wholesale and commercial buyers and an average option for the everyday buyer. They have a large selection of Christmas Trees and many other products geared only for those needing for commercial reasons. Some of those products are Christmas Trees up to 100 ft, lighted pole decorations, and large outdoor decorations.
In the About Us section, they list some major TV networks and National newspapers that they have been featured on. Many of the notable customers listed are national brands including Macy's, The Walt Disney Company, Six Flags, Sea World and much more. This would lend us to believe they are a reputable company, used by many large companies to outfit their Christmas needs.
Free shipping is offered on Christmas Trees priced over $95. There are some exclusions, check the website for more information if you find a product you're interested in.
There is a 30-day money back guarantee with a 10% restocking fee. No returns are allowed after Christmas Day, even if it is within the 30-day window. Please check the website for more details as there are stipulations to the return policy.
The biggest complaint that we had about the website was the difficulty in finding the return policy and the customer service information. Most companies reviewed have an easy to find tab or link that will take you to a page answering many customer service questions. There is no such link from the main page of this website. We even tried chatting live with a customer service representative, to have our questions answered,
and even though it said someone was online, after a few minutes of waiting for an answer, no one ever responded. We eventually found the customer service section while stumbling through some back pages on the website.
Due to the poorly organized customer service information and the fact that the company seems to cater more to the Commercial client, Christmas Lights Etc received a below than average rating as it would not meet the needs of most of our shoppers.
Christmas Trees In The News
Dyersburg man recycles Christmas trees back into the wild DYERSBURG, Tenn. -- A Dyersburg resident is returning old Christmas trees to the wild by using them to provide wildlife habitats. Kevin Griffith said he started the program four years ago. Now, hundreds of previously used Christmas trees sit at the bottom of Lake Fyrne. Publication Date: Sat, 07 Feb 2015 18:18:58 -0800
Designer of Iconic Holiday Displays Celebrates 10 Years in NYC with New Website Matthew Schwam celebrates the 10 year anniversary of Holiday Image with a brand new website. Schwam has made his mark as a premier designer of iconic holiday displays in the most famous City in the world.Publication Date: February 23, 2015
Recalls this week: cocktail shaker sets, tools A line of cocktail shaker sets that can shatter unexpectedly have been recalled this week. Other consumer products being recalled include artificial Christmas trees and cable stripping tools. Here's a ... Publication Date: Fri, 20 Feb 2015 14:39:13 -0800
Cash-strapped hospital blew 4,000 on Christmas trees A major hospital at the forefront of the A&E crisis spent almost E4,000 on putting up three Christmas trees last year. Over the past number of days, University Hospital Limerick (UHL) has had the highest number of patients on trolleys with 42 patients in the hospitals not fit for purpose A&E department on trolleys ... The post Cash-strapped hospital blew 4,000 on Christmas trees appeared ... Publication Date: Fri, 06 Feb 2015 08:47:27 -0800
Home Depot Is Now a Holiday Destination With Huge Black Friday Sales Deals on power tools and Christmas trees helped the retailer post its biggest sales day ever on Black Friday, with about $500 million in revenue, topping even Memorial Day. The strong performance on the day after Thanksgiving helped Home Depot on Tuesday post profit that topped analysts estimates by the most in three years. The largest U.S. home-improvement retailer has beefed up its holiday ... Publication Date: Tue, 24 Feb 2015 13:24:20 -0800
Dark skies I wonder why people move here to a dark skies town, but at night they light up their houses and backyards like Christmas trees. Publication Date: Thu, 26 Feb 2015 12:52:40 -0800
Sizzix and Stephanie Ackerman Explore Artistic Inspiration in New Collection Crafts market pioneer offers fresh design options for Sizzix die-cutting machinesPublication Date: February 11, 2015
Penhall Company Excitedly Participates in Pathways of Hope Adopt-a-Family Charity Drive During the 2014 Holiday Season for the 2nd Time The Pathway of Giving leads to a Pathway of Hope for the non-profit organization residents to celebrate the end of 2014Publication Date: February 24, 2015
Inside a Saudi Arabian Oil Giants American Oasis Pakistani photographer Ayesha Malik grew up in a typical American suburb with cookie-cutter houses, softball fields, and Christmas trees in December. Publication Date: Tue, 17 Feb 2015 01:42:55 -0800