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Cut ddown your own tree or buy it at a lot?

 
SweetLuci

Asked by SweetLuci at 12:32 PM on Nov. 27, 2010 in

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  • Cut


    christmas tree

    SavageGrl

    Answer by SavageGrl at 2:35 PM on Nov. 27, 2010

  • We have always used artificial trees. If I had a real tree I would buy one alive in a pot and plant it outside, I can't justify killing a tree for some lights and ornaments
    Mom2Jack04

    Answer by Mom2Jack04 at 12:43 PM on Nov. 27, 2010

  • We have never cut down our own tree and I'd love to do it. If it in fact stays fresh longer, then that would be a selling point for my husband. He hates how they die before Christmas and shed all over.
    Orionsgirl

    Answer by Orionsgirl at 12:53 PM on Nov. 27, 2010

  • I prefer to cut one down. They last longer.
    musicpisces

    Answer by musicpisces at 12:40 PM on Nov. 27, 2010

  • pull it out of the box...
    charlotsomtimes

    Answer by charlotsomtimes at 12:42 PM on Nov. 27, 2010

  • I love going to a tree farm and cutting one down, but I don't have a way to get it home. I've used artificial for the past 9 years, but this year I have plans of getting a tree that's been wrapped so I can shove it in my trunk (hopefully). I love the scent of a real tree.
    Ginger0104

    Answer by Ginger0104 at 12:45 PM on Nov. 27, 2010

  • Neither get a fake one and a candle to lighte for the pine sent.
    DevilInPigtails

    Answer by DevilInPigtails at 12:54 PM on Nov. 27, 2010

  • Way back when I had real trees we would always buy it off the lot. We did not know of any tree farms close by, and with Wisconsin weather.... I never cared to be outside that long to find the 'perfect' tree. For the past 16 years hubs and I have been using artificial trees instead of real ones. I miss the 'tree smell' but not all the shedding needles and I do not miss the hives and allergies I get with real trees.
    MizLee

    Answer by MizLee at 1:07 PM on Nov. 27, 2010

  • We loves cutting down our own. We got ours the day before Thanksgiving.
    Melbornj

    Answer by Melbornj at 1:18 PM on Nov. 27, 2010

  • I've done both. Now I bought a very pretty artificial tree with lights already on it. I love it. It's up in a flash and I don't have to worry about needles all over the place, a fire hazard or keeping water in the bottom, not to mention allergies.
    twinkletoes0408

    Answer by twinkletoes0408 at 12:35 PM on Nov. 27, 2010

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