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What You Need to Know About Winter Tree Maintenance

December 22, 2017 6:59 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Winter is often assumed to be an “off period” for arborists and tree care professionals because plants and trees are not thriving. However, winter brings its own challenges to your tree’s health, even while it’s dormant, and for this reason it’s actually a great time to conduct tree maintenance. There are some things you can do yourself to protect your trees during winter, and others that may require the help of an experienced tree professional. Use these tips this winter to help your trees avoid damage and foster healthy and robust growth in the spring! Tips for winter tree maintenance... View Article


How Lot Clearing in Louisiana Can Benefit You

December 13, 2017 12:09 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Purchasing land is one of the wisest investments you can make. Whether you are building your dream home or cultivating a plot for agriculture, there are many great benefits to having a quality piece of land. In order to get the most out of your land, it’s important that you care for your plot and take all of the necessary maintenance steps. Oftentimes, unwanted vegetation can overrun a plot of land and reduce the quality of the soil, make the land difficult to work and reduce its appeal among potential buyers or developers. Lot clearing in Louisiana—the process of removing... View Article


How to Find the Right Provider for Tree Service

November 29, 2017 12:09 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Trees are fantastic natural features in a yard, but they are so much more than just another plant outside your home. Mature trees provide shade for homes, which can reduce energy consumption during the summer, and they can also mitigate the effects of heavy rain by absorbing water and reducing flooding. What’s more, these mature trees can actually promote an increase in your property value and boost your home’s curb appeal. Unfortunately, mature trees can also present certain problems for homeowners. For example, trees that aren’t properly tended to can lose large branches during fall and winter storms, which can... View Article


How to Choose the Right Tree Cutting Service

November 8, 2017 8:32 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Finding the right tree cutting service can be a stressful process. Your trees are the most attractive part of your yard, but they’re also the most irreplaceable part. If you injure an old tree, you cannot simply replace it with a new one—that takes years, even decades. This is why it’s so important to pick the very best tree cutting service if you need your tree cut or trimmed. With that in mind, we’ve put together a small primer with tips we think can help you pick the best tree cutting service. Build your list First, look for tree service... View Article


What Is Tree Cabling, and How Do I Know If I Need It?

October 25, 2017 8:32 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

What is tree cabling? Tree cabling is the use of strong steel cables to reinforce and stabilize a tree when, even if it is otherwise healthy, the tree can no longer support its own weight. Tree cabling isn’t a miracle cure. It’s a strategy for helping healthy trees stay healthy longer. Unfortunately, if your tree is falling apart because it’s sick or dying, tree cabling offers no real benefit—although, as you will see, tree cabling can be useful for a variety of minor to medium tree injuries, even helping trees recover from recent trauma, such as the high winds of... View Article