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.
25 March 2020
When you go hiking in the woods or in a meadow with long grass, you expect to have to watch out for ticks. You take precautions like wearing long pants and checking your body over after you get back to the car. When you spend time in your own yard, however, you don't want to have to be so cautious. Of course, you should always be generally aware of ticks and the possibility of their presence, but if you take the steps above to control the population of ticks in your yard, you won't have to be quite as vigilant otherwise.
20 March 2020
You had a tree taken down, and now only the stump remains. You might be tempted to just leave the stump there and let it deteriorate on its own, over time. But this is not a smart approach. You should instead hire a stump grinding company to come grind down the stump. Here is why this task needs to be handled. 1. Stumps can be a tripping hazard. You might figure you'll remember the stump is there, but what happens if, one night at 2 am, you have to go outside for some unforeseen reason?
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.