You want to avoid the hassle and clutter of placing a real tree in your home—we get it. The mess, the daily watering, the droppings, and the flammability is too much to deal with. When you reach that point, it’s time to invest in an artificial tree. But which artificial tree should you get? Here’s a guide to picking an artificial based on how you feel about the whole process of putting up a tree and trimming it.