The importance of watering your Christmas tree


Today’s Video of the Day comes from the National Institute of Standards and Technology and demonstrates why it’s so important to water your Christmas tree.

The clip shows the difference between a fire started in a watered tree versus a dry tree.

According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), over 200 home fires each year start with a Christmas tree.

By Rory Arnold, Earth.com Staff Writer

Video Credit: National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)