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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

What Should You Do After a Storm Damages Your Trees?

October 12, 2017 6:36 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Because they’re exposed to the elements year-round, the trees in your yard can certainly take a beating. However, all it takes is one harsh storm to break branches, expose roots and crack trunks. Extreme weather can make your trees dangerous and may prompt you to call a professional arborist for dangerous tree removal. To determine if this is necessary, though, there are a few steps you should take to inspect your trees and know the signs of damage. After the storm clears, go outside to check on your trees and follow these tips to help prevent further damage and keep... View Article

How to Repair and Save Your Yard and Garden After a Storm

September 28, 2017 6:35 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Large storms like hurricanes or thunderstorms bring with them torrential rains, strong winds, hail and lightning. These harsh elements can wreak havoc on anything outside—including cars, buildings or patio furniture—but they can be particularly damaging to your plants. You work hard to keep your yard and garden growing healthily and beautifully, but flooding, winds and lightning can cause such severe damage that you might not know where to start. If you need help repairing your garden or trees after a storm, here are some tips that you can try before calling a professional for tree maintenance. The most important part... View Article

What Are the Benefits of Hiring an Arborist?

September 15, 2017 5:38 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Arborists use a complex series of techniques and a deep, advanced knowledge of flora to provide holistic tree care that makes your trees both healthier and better in appearance. Because of their holistic approach to tree care, most arborists are capable of providing you and your trees with a number of important services that can add value to your property and help your home or business thrive. A large number of tasks can be expertly performed by an arborist, making them the perfect one-stop shop for anyone looking to have their trees serviced. Here are just some of the operations... View Article