The first and foremost consideration is that a stand has to be attractive and strong. In case you are purchasing a cut tree, the water reservoir is very significant. For a big holiday tree that needs a strong base, the Swivel straight stand is a nice option.
There is also a type of Christmas tree stand that utilizes an easy lightweight metal frame and some straps so as to support a tree. This tree stand comes in various sizes for varied tree heights. These stands have a light metal base and a drill screw.