7 things to consider when you pick out your Christmas tree

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 01:46PM
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YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, New York - It's time to pick out that Christmas tree. We've made it easy for you with seven things to consider before taking that tree home.

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ABC in New York stopped by Wilkens Fruit and Fir Farm in Yorktown Heights to get the 4-1-1 on making sure you pick the perfect tree what will last through the holidays. Check out their tips below:

#1. Measure ceiling height.
#2. Look at tree. Does it fit in your space?
#3. Think about color and shape of the tree. Do the branches work for your ornaments?
#4. Do not remove netting until you are home.
#5. Make a fresh cut at the bottom of the tree once you get home.
#6. Water, water, water Do not let it dry out.
#7. Have fun and take pictures

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