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On the Balsam Hill blog, we hope to provide our readers with inspirational decorating ideas the entire family will love. Beautifully appoint your home for every holiday with our decorating tips and tricks.

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All Treats, No Tricks with Balsam Hill’s Halloween Sweepstakes

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Pumpkins, pillows, and purrs – we have all the treats you need for a spectacular Halloween. Enter our daily sweepstakes for a chance to win elegant indoor and outdoor decorations from our new Halloween/Fall Home Decor collection.

For the final draw, one lucky winner will receive an heirloom-quality Copper & Cast Metal Fire Pit. No tricks, we promise!

How to Enter

No purchase is required to participate. To join our sweepstakes, simply visit our Facebook page, click on the contest app, and provide your complete name and valid e-mail address. You can earn up to 63 entries simply by accomplishing the following:

Contest Period

The sweepstakes officially runs from September 8, 2015 at 9:00AM PST to September 20, 2015 at 8:59AM PST.

Entries for each daily draw may be earned from 9:00AM PST until 8:59AM PST the following day. All entries from September 8 to 20 are qualified for the grand draw on September 20.

Announcement of Winners

Daily winners will be announced every 6:00PM PST from September 09 to September 20. The grand prize winner of the Copper & Cast Metal Fire Pit will be announced on September 21 at 7:00PM PST.

Visit our official Facebook page to learn more about the contest rules and regulations.

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Choosing the Best Tabletop Christmas Tree

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In small rooms where a full, towering Christmas tree looks dominating and overwhelming, the best alternative is to display tabletop trees. This way, the spirit of Christmas is still alive even in limited spaces like studio apartments and office cubicles. If you’re uncertain about the kind of tabletop tree to buy, here’s a guide to help you decide.

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Functional Uses of Wall Decals

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Wall decals are often thought of as single-purpose decorative items, but with a bit of ingenuity, they can be used in a multitude of ways. Here are some tips on giving your walls and other belongings a makeover using decals as functional accents.

Simulate the Look of Wallpaper

Eiffel Tower decal wallpaper

Photo from Girl. Inspired.

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Top 5 Most Expensive Christmas Trees

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Coming from its roots in early modern Germany, the Christmas tree became a holiday staple in households in the 19th century, and has even become a tradition in almost every part of the world. Its popularity led to the production of a variety of Christmas trees — some traditional, unusual, spectacular, and with our list, downright expensive.

Take a look at some of the most expensive Christmas trees ever made, proving that the fruit-and-candle decorated trees of times past have come a long way.

1. Christmas Tree at Emirates Palace Hotel, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Image by Lars Plougmann via flickr. (CC BY-SA 2.0)

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