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Real Christmas trees can sap the life out of you — go faux with artificial beauties up to 55% off

three different styles of artificial Christmas trees
Deck the halls with one of these fake Christmas trees. No pine needles or sap included. (Amazon)

If you haven't gotten around to it yet, it's officially time to deck the halls! And if you're in the market for a new artificial Christmas tree, here's a hot tip: You can score some mega favorites on sale at Amazon and Balsam Hill, with savings up to nearly 55% off. We sifted through both retailers' best deals to ensure you're getting a tree that will make your season merry and bright. We've broken up our findings into four categories: the best from Balsam Hill, plus Amazon's top pre-lit, unlit and flocked tree deals. From there, it's up to you to choose between different heights (from 4.5 to 12 feet), widths (slim or full) and colors (flocked, tinsel or classic green).

Quick overview
  • Balsam Hill Alpine Balsam Fir Tree, 4.5 Feet

    Save $150
  • Balsam Hill Classic Blue Spruce, 4.5 Feet

    Save $250
  • Balsam Hill Park Avenue Corner Tree, 7 Feet

    Save $200
  • Balsam Hill California Fir, 7.5 Feet

    Save $400
  • Best Choice Products Artificial Christmas Tree with Pinecones and Berries, 6 Feet

    Save $30
  • National Tree Company Pre-Lit 'Feel Real' Artificial Christmas Tree, 6.5 Feet

    Save $243
  • National Tree Company Pre-Lit Slim Artificial Christmas Tree, 6.5 Feet

    Save $73
  • National Tree Company Artificial Christmas Tree with Dual Lights, 7.5 Feet

    Save $355
  • National Tree Company Pre-Lit Artificial Christmas Tree, Green, 10 Feet

    Save $496
  • National Tree Company Pre-Lit Artificial Christmas Tree, 12 Feet

    Save $464
  • National Tree Company Pre-Lit Tinsel Christmas Tree, 4 Feet

    Save $10
  • Best Choice Products White Hinged Artificial Christmas Pine Tree, 6 Feet

    Save $22
  • National Tree Company Artificial Full Christmas Tree, 7.5 Feet

    Save $74
  • Best Choice Products Partially Flocked Artificial Christmas Tree, 6 Feet

    Save $20
  • Puleo International Pre-Lit Slim Flocked Fraser Fir Artificial Christmas Tree, 7.5 Feet

    Save $200
  • Navtue Waterproof Christmas Tree Storage Bag

    Save $3
  • Holdn' Storage Christmas Ornament Storage Box with Lid

    Save $6
See 12 more

While you're at it, make sure to stick a new storage bag (also on sale at Amazon) in your cart. That way you can properly protect your new tree, ornaments and other festive decor during the off-season. Your future self will thank you.

Best deals on pre-lit artificial Christmas trees at Balsam Hill

Balsam Hill is the name in realistic faux Christmas trees, beloved by designers, editors and shoppers with elevated taste. They're pricey though, so it's a treat to find them on sale. Charlie Brown meets chic with this gorgeous little guy, ideal for small spaces or as a second tree with twinkling clear LED fairy lights.

$199 at Balsam Hill

Christmas is time for classics, just like this full blue spruce beauty. The top-rated 4.5-ft. tree (now 50% off!) has that traditional Christmas tree silhouette and comes complete with clear LED lights.

$249 at Balsam Hill

For making the most of your space, we love this clever "corner tree," just $299 (down from $499) for a seven-footer. It comes strung with candlelight clear LED lights.

$299 at Balsam Hill

Trees are bigger in California — and so is this deal: Save half off this lovely 7.5-ft. fave. This Balsam Hill beauty is sure to brighten up any room for the holidays.

$399 at Balsam Hill

Best deals on pre-lit artificial Christmas trees at Amazon

This tree looks beautiful as-is, but it'll look even better when you mix in your own ornaments, tinsel and garland. "The tree looks great and I haven’t even decorated it yet. Don’t hesitate to purchase but remember … fluff for great results," one festive shopper wrote. Save nearly 30% right now.

$90 at Amazon

Like the name implies, this one actually feels — and looks — like an actual Douglas Fir. Plug it in upon assembly to see all 650 white lights sparkle. This is the lowest price we’ve seen all year.

$207 at Amazon

Trying to squeeze a Christmas tree into a small space? Look no further than this slim offering with multicolor lights. "The fold-down branches are genius and there are no gaps anywhere," wrote a satisfied shopper, who dubbed it the "prettiest artificial tree ever." 

$97 at Amazon

Get the best of both worlds with this tree, which lets you switch between white and multicolor lights. It's the only dual light tree on this list so if that's something you want, then you know what to do. 

$315 at Amazon

Save nearly $500 by picking up this 10-footer now. Not only is this tree on the taller side, but it's wider than most (70 inches wide) and features 1,200 white lights. 

$514 at Amazon

Save big — we're talking nearly $500 off — on this 12-foot beauty. One reviewer, who described the tree as "very majestic," offered some sage advice for future owners: "Take the time to fluff each branch and you will end up with this beautiful tree!"

$896 at Amazon

This tinsel tree is a charming centerpiece for a snowy serene scene. Amazon reviewers say it's easy to assemble. One reports that it only "takes a few minutes to fluff the tree branches and disperse the lighting." We love that there are eight great colors to choose from. You'll score the best price on this snowy white, which is nearly 50% off now. Note: The Barbie-style pink is only $28.

$35 at Amazon

Best deals on artificial Christmas trees without lights

Thousands of Amazon shoppers have raved about this tree, and now you can get it for 45% off in winter wonderland white. "We loved the ease of setting up this tree. It is easy to move the branches around to make the tree look fuller," one reviewer, who called it a "great little tree," wrote.

$50 at Amazon

This one’s $74 off right now, which, ya know, is basically the price of another small tree. Sure, it arrives unlit, but that just means it’s a blank canvas for your own handpicked decorations.

$95 at Amazon

Best deals on flocked artificial Christmas trees

Not sure you want to go all-in on a flocked Christmas tree? Go with this one, which has just a dusting of snow along with faux pinecones. Now on sale for 25% off. 

$60 at Amazon

If you want a flocked Christmas tree, this one's your best bet — especially since the price is slashed in half (and then some).

$191 at Amazon

Best deals on Christmas tree storage accessories

Stick your artificial Christmas tree in this waterproof and moisture-proof bag to keep it protected during the off-season. It's big enough to fit a 10-footer too.

$33 at Amazon

Pack your ornaments in this convenient organizer, which has 64 ornament slots to keep everything in its place. Scoop it up now for $19, so you're ready once the season wraps.

$19 at Amazon

The reviews quoted above reflect the most recent versions at the time of publication.

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