Whether you choose silver or gold for your tree’s decorations, here is some information to help you pick the perfect tree for your Parry Custom home.
There has always been an age-old debate about whether a Christmas tree should be real or artificial. It really is personal preference, so if you are a fan of artificial but cannot live without the smell of the fresh pine, there are a number of ways to have your tree and the smell of one too.
Faux Trees. Many environmentalists cringe at the thought of purchasing artificial Christmas tree, but the convenience factor has kept the industry in business. One way to make it a more environmentally friendly purchase is to buy locally. The closer to home it is made; the less fuel is used to transport it. If you purchase an artificial tree, use if for many years and once you are done. Then pass it on to someone else in need of a tree. To get the smell of a real tree, there are many products from candles, potpourri and oils that will infuse the evergreen smell throughout your Parry home.
Cut Trees. Many of us assume that a real tree is the optimal environmental choice, but unless you are purchasing an organically grown tree; your tree may have been treated with pesticides and herbicides. If you can’t buy organic, buy local and avoid trees that have been trucked in from other areas.
Living Trees. Living or bag and burlap trees are also an ecologically friendly alternative that is gaining more in popularity. Living trees are purchased from a tree farm or nursery, decorated during the holidays then planted in the yard after the holiday. While this is a very environmentally friendly option, it is not the easiest to take on. If your family is interested in being conservative and would rather have a tree that they can later plant in there Parry neighborhoods yard, this may be the way to go.
Millions of trees find their way into the nation’s landfills at the beginning of each year, but there are many ways to recycle trees and keep them from turning into trash. Private companies and cities recycle trees and then they are typically turned into mulch or wood chips.
Whichever tree you choose for your new Parry home, it will help to bring the season of celebration to be enjoyed by your family and friends.