Christmas Tree Stands

A good Christmas tree stand is vital for prolonging the life of your tree. Make sure your stand has a big enough well for water to sit in so that the tree can absorb the moisture and retain its freshness for longer.

Buy a Christmas tree + stand at Thompson's

Selecting the right Christmas tree stand is crucial for several reasons. Firstly, a sturdy stand ensures that your tree remains upright and secure throughout the holiday season. A well-chosen stand will prevent your tree from tipping over, potentially causing damage to ornaments, lights, or even your home. Moreover, a secure stand provides stability, reducing the risk of accidents, especially if you have children or pets in your household.

Why a Sturdy Stand is Better for Your Christmas Tree

A sturdy stand is the foundation of a successful and safe Christmas tree display. Here's why you should opt for a strong and reliable stand:

  • Prevents Accidents: A sturdy stand reduces the risk of your tree toppling over, avoiding accidents and potential damage to your ornaments and decorations.
  • Preserves Freshness: A stable stand allows your tree to absorb water consistently, keeping it fresh and preventing premature drying. This not only prolongs the life of your tree but also minimizes needle drop.
  • Enhances Safety: A secure stand ensures your tree remains upright, reducing the risk of accidents, especially in households with children or pets.

What size christmas tree stand for what size tree?

  • Small Trees (up to 5 feet): For smaller trees, typically with trunk diameters up to 3 inches, a small or medium-sized stand should suffice.
  • Medium Trees (6 to 7.5 feet): Medium-sized stands are suitable for trees with trunk diameters ranging from 3 to 5 inches.
  • Large Trees (8 to 10 feet): Larger stands are designed to support trees with trunk diameters of 5 to 7 inches.

Match your tree with a stand from Thompson's

Choosing the right Christmas tree stand is as important as selecting the perfect tree. Look for a stand that matches the size of your tree, has a water reservoir, and is made of durable materials. A sturdy stand will not only make your tree look its best throughout the holiday season but also contribute to a safer and more enjoyable festive atmosphere. Whether you shop at the Thompson's webshop or your local branch, make sure to invest in a high-quality stand for a truly wonderful Christmas celebration.

Pre-Order Your Christmas Tree Now

Need a Christmas Tree to go with that stand? All our trees are grown on our very own nursery on the Isle of Wight and freshly cut so that you get a fresher, better quality tree. You can pre-order yours now!

Not sure what Christmas tree to pick?

Watch our handy Christmas Tree Guide