Category Archives: My Balsam Hill Christmas Tree

Everything you need to know about Balsam Hill’s line of artificial Christmas trees: from assembly and decorating to storage and troubleshooting

Dagmar Obert | Balsam Hill Design Consultant

My Balsam Hill Home: Stunning Artificial Christmas Trees for Your Holiday Celebration

Balsam Hill's Best Christmas Trees

Finding the perfect tree for the holidays can be challenging, but once you find the ideal piece that complements your holiday décor theme, the rewards are nothing short of incredible. From simple and traditional to extravagant and extraordinary, the Christmas tree, the focal point of your holiday theme, is the key to a memorable culmination of the year. This post highlights some of Balsam Hill’s best trees and explains their unique beauty and special features.

BH Noble Fir™

With its exceptional grayish green foliage, the BH Noble Fir™ is one of the most renowned Christmas tree styles in America. Native to the Northwest and Northern California, this artificial Christmas tree has become a nationwide favorite due to its meticulously crafted branches and True Needle™ tips. Our exclusive True Needle™ technology ensures that the BH Noble Fir™ matches the shape, texture cativating and color of nature’s superb Abies procera.

The BH Noble Fir™ comes pre-lit with several lighting options you can choose. With our exclusive Easy Plug™ design, our trees ensure easy and no-fuss assembly. You can choose the Color+Clear™ option, which allows you to light up your tree with clear lights, multicolor lights, or both.  Read This Entry

Dagmar Obert | Balsam Hill Design Consultant

How to Choose the Perfect Height and Shape for your Christmas Tree

As the holiday season approaches, you might have your thoughts set out on what type of Christmas tree you want for your home or how to decorate it. Finding the perfect tree is an endeavor in which many embark each year but very few have mastered. Finding the perfect tree is a delicate art, and it will depend on several factors, which include the size and type of your home, your preferred décor theme, and the location you have chosen for your tree.

Making the Measurements

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Before you proceed to determining the right tree size, you should measure the height of your ceiling, taking into account the height of the stand and the tree topper. You should also make sure that you can fit the tree’s girth in your chosen location. Make sure that you choose a location close to a power socket or prepare some extension cords beforehand so you won’t have problems lighting your tree after it is set up. Read This Entry

Dagmar Obert | Balsam Hill Design Consultant

Special Feature: Revisiting Balsam Hill’s Branch Sample Kit

Close-up of branch samples in boxIn the selection of an artificial Christmas tree, one of the main considerations is the type of branches or needles. Even if you don’t go out and get a freshly cut tree for the holidays, you can still get one with the look and feel of real evergreen. The Balsam Hill Branch Sample Kit is an excellent package for those who want to see first-hand the types of needles that are used in our premium trees. If you’re currently in the market for a new artificial Christmas tree, read on as this post revisits these branch sample kits to help you find the branch or needle type that’s right for you. Through these kits, you can see the color and feel the texture of our tree needles, including our exclusive True Needle™ technology, in the comfort of your own home. Read This Entry

Dagmar Obert | Balsam Hill Design Consultant

The Balsam Hill Traveler: Celebrating Christmas in Sun-kissed Sonoma

Much like an artist’s masterpiece, Sonoma County features a rich blend of colors bursting with life. The vast sun-kissed plains and magnificent evergreen forests are further highlighted by the vibrancy of the cerulean ocean coasts. This famed California valley – referred to as the birthplace of the California Wine Industry – has long offered an excellent sanctuary for people who seek a relaxing and invigorating holiday.

Sonoma Valley

In our ongoing series on Christmas trees, the Balsam Hill Traveler comes home to the warmth and splendor of the California coast. Join us as we indulge in the natural beauty of Sonoma, one of the places that inspired our artisan trees.

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