There are many reasons why people choose to plant trees on their property, which include to improve the appearance of the landscape and to provide shade. It's often necessary for homeowners to contact a tree service to trim their trees, care for diseased trees and to remove trees. We aren't affiliated with tree service professionals but we think homeowners should understand the importance of tree specialists and why their services are needed. We researched tree care and talked to professionals in the tree service industry to obtain the information we needed for this blog. As you read these articles, you'll learn when it's necessary to contact a tree service to maintain and care for your trees.
19 March 2020
A mature tree in your yard is more than just a lovely sight; it provides myriad benefits. For example, it creates shade in the hot summer months and it's also a source of endless play for bored children. One of the best benefits is that a tree creates purer more breathable air by using sunlight to naturally convert carbon dioxide and water into oxygen and glucose through photosynthesis. But a towering mature tree can also be a danger if not cared for properly.
19 March 2020
Healthy trees are a wonderful addition to any landscape, but unfortunately, diseases and pests can destroy the health of your trees. Proper pruning practices that focus on disease and pest prevention can help keep your trees in good shape. The following are some pruning sanitation tips that will help. Sterilize Your Tools A major vector for tree diseases is the tools used to prune them. Shears and saws are exposed to diseases in the sap and bark residue that is left on the tools.
18 March 2020
Do you have a weak tree in front of your property? If the tree is still alive, you may have no interest in having it chopped down, but you do need to get help with maintaining it. When some areas of the tree become weak, it becomes a safety hazard for those who are walking past your property or parking outside of it because parts of the tree could fall to the ground.
18 March 2020
Spring ushers in warmer weather and longer days. Spring also marks the start of the growing season for many of the plants found in your home's landscape. Mature trees need to be examined during the early spring months to determine if professional trimming is required. Know what to look for as you take a closer look at the trees in your home's landscape this spring. Damaged Branches Spring is the perfect time to check your trees for damaged branches.
17 March 2020
Most bugs are black or brown in color and rather unattractive. The emerald ash borer is a bit of an exception in this regard. Its brilliant green exoskeleton calls a lot of attention to itself. If you're not squeamish, you might even find this bug attractive. But rest assured — your ash trees have a different opinion. This article will shed some light on the destructive emerald ash borer, its habits, and what you should do if these bugs have invaded your ash trees.