Summer is around the corner, and most of us can't wait to host the summer parties and BBQs. However, the summer also means the season for high winds and storms, especially here in Buckeye; they are not forgiving. We've witnessed falling, properties getting damaged, and sometimes, mobile homes being flipped. So, with summer rolling up, it's essential to be prepared, which means storm-proofing your trees and reducing the risk of property damage in a storm. Here are some simple tips on how … [Read more...] about How Do You Protect Your Trees from Summer Storms?
So, your neighbor has complained of the overhanging branches your tree is causing on his property. Perhaps a particular tree is causing a safety problem where your kids play, or the tree is structurally unsafe to your property. Whatever reason there is, cutting down the stubborn trees may be the best decision for you. However, tree cutting shouldn't just be a task for anyone. Did you know that in the list of dangerous occupations in the world, tree removal services make the top list? More … [Read more...] about What Are The Dangers That Come With DIY Tree Removal?
Removing a tree stump has two main options – stump removal and stump grinding. Both have their upsides and downsides, so choosing the proper method for your particular situation is essential. Stump removal Stump removal is generally a complete option, as it involves completely removing the entire stump from the ground. It leaves no tree trace behind and can be a good choice if you're looking to replant in that spot or if the stump is particularly large or difficult to remove. However, … [Read more...] about Stump Removal vs. Stump Grinding; When is Each Suitable?
Winter has a lot to offer when it comes to destroying your landscape. However, lucky for us, spring comes to spread sunshine and replace the damaged landscape with a greener one. The only issue is that achieving a green and well-manicured landscape doesn't just happen. That is why it's essential to start taking care of your trees and landscaping right after winter fades away. Let's look at how you can achieve healthy green trees and landscaping this growing season. Start with a … [Read more...] about Spring Tree Care Checklist to Keep Your Trees Healthy
Spring Tree Care Checklist to Keep Your Trees Healthy Winter has a lot to offer when it comes to destroying your landscape. However, lucky for us, spring comes to spread sunshine and replace the damaged landscape with a greener one. The only issue is that achieving a green and well-manicured landscape doesn't just happen. That is why it's essential to start taking care of your trees and landscaping right after winter fades away. Let's look at how you can achieve healthy green trees and … [Read more...] about
There's so much at risk of having a decaying or an almost-breaking tree on your property. In worst-case scenarios, the failing tree may fall on someone injuring them badly, or it can fall on your property or your neighbors', costing you lots of money. In other instances, the failing tree can fall on a power line and interrupt the whole community or even cause a wildfire. It's thus essential to recognize when your tree is failing and take necessary action to prevent any problems. Here … [Read more...] about How to Identify Tree Failure; What’s the Solution?
Trimming and pruning are sometimes used interchangeably to mean the same thing. Well, they are not the same. Sure, both trimming and pruning involve cutting some parts of a tree or shrub, but the goal of the cutting is what separates the two. What is trimming? Tree trimming aims to cut the overgrown branches leaving the tree, shrub, and hedges looking neat and pristine. Trimming should be carried out on a routine basis, a minimum of twice a year, so that your plants remain in a … [Read more...] about Trimming Vs. Pruning: Are They the Same?
For most people, the trees in your yard have been there for a very long time. In fact, some must have been there even before you were born. So, there could be a special bond with some trees, and removing them seems out of the question. But sometimes you just have to consider it an option. Sure, trees have a natural cycle of growth and finally death, but knowing when to remove a tree is critical because when left to outgrow, they can pose a severe threat to your property and its … [Read more...] about Signs it’s Time to Call in Tree Removal Experts
Have you recently had a tree removed, and now you're wondering what you're going to do with the remaining stump? Well, we know what you shouldn't do, and that is not to leave it there. There are several reasons why leaving the tree stump is not an option: First, when it starts to decay, it becomes a home for termites and all kinds of ground insects. These insects may get into your home, causing severe damage to your home. A tree stump isn't pretty; it can downplay the looks of your … [Read more...] about Should You Remove the Tree Trump or Grind it?
While there is never a bad time to remove damaged, dead, or diseased tree branches, most trees benefit from pruning in mid or late winter. There are several reasons why this is so: The trees are in dormancy, which makes pruning perfect which then encourages new growth as soon as warm weather sets in The deciduous plants have already shaded their leaves in autumn, which makes it easy to cut off the branches In winter, both deciduous and evergreen plants have less sap flowing through … [Read more...] about When is the Best Time to Prune Trees?