Elm trees are known for their straight, powerful trunks and their multi-branch crowns. When healthy, they can grow impressively tall and give you decades of shade and comfort. However, not all elm trees are healthy. Some eventually come down with a disease. Two of the most serious and deadly elm tree diseases are Dutch elm disease and phloem necrosis. Here is some advice for dealing with each of these deadly conditions.
7 July 2023
Your commercial space's outdoor area is an important part of its overall appeal. Whether it's a restaurant, office building, or retail store, keeping your trees looking neat and healthy is essential. Beyond basic trimming and pruning, why not take advantage of the many custom tree trimming ideas available? From sculpting to topiary, a competent arborist can create a unique look that will draw attention and set your business apart from the competition.
16 June 2023
Tree removal doesn't have to mean the outright removal of a tree from your yard. Sometimes the tree (despite no longer standing) can be put to use at home. But the tree is now lying on its side, or on pieces on your lawn, so what further use could it have? Your Reasons for Removal A tree may have been partially uprooted due to inclement weather, or it may have grown too large to safely remain at its current location, or it may simply have been removed due to esthetics—as in, you no longer liked the look of the tree.
25 May 2023
Root rot can be a major concern for some trees in the home landscape. The problem with root issues is that they are often overlooked until the problem has become too severe to treat. Overly moist and compacted soil is the main cause of rot. Symptoms include the slow decline of the tree's crown, with leaves yellowing and dying off. Fungal issues may begin to plague the tree, or you may notice mushrooms sprouting from the root zone or lower trunk.
9 May 2023
Homeowners with unwanted trees might be tempted to cut them down as a do-it-yourself project. This decision is often based on trying to save money. They may also base their decisions on the premise that the trees are unwanted without plans to salvage or replant them. These assumptions could cause issues for homeowners who decide to DIY. The following points identify important reasons why it is best to get professional tree removal services.
13 April 2023
You may not have a winning combination if you have a swimming pool in your yard and several large trees. Just because you were able to construct the pool around the existing trees does not mean that the trees should remain in place. In fact, keeping the trees can cost you more time, money, and hassle than you anticipated. Pool Cleanliness Once you installed your pool, you probably quickly discovered that there is work involved with enjoying a pool, which comes in the form of regular cleaning.
24 March 2023
Tree removal can be a dangerous job, and even a single wrong move can have devastating consequences. Some homeowners may feel capable of tackling this job on their own, but it's important to know when the best course is to leave it to a professional. There are certain instances when it's definitely not worth the risk of attempting tree removal yourself. Read on to discover when it's best to call in the pros.
6 March 2023
Some people wait until they're having an issue with their trees to call a tree trimmer. Others have the tree trimmer come out annually regardless of their trees' current condition. This more preventative approach has a few key benefits. Here are a few reasons to consider having a tree trimmer come to your home annually. You'll have fewer fallen branches to clean up Do you have to walk through your yard and clean up branches before you mow the lawn?
6 February 2023
When the oak trees on your property become infested with galls, these growths are caused by gouty oak gall wasps. As they build their nests and grow their larvae, these growths will grow and cause irreparable damage to your trees if something is not done about them. While there is no cure for the disease, it can be significantly slowed down when treated by a professional. Below are a couple of reasons why you should hire a tree service to treat your trees infected with gouty oak gall.
13 January 2023
There are few things more dangerous in a traditional home and garden environment than a tree that is unstable. Trees might look calm and beautiful, but they can also weigh thousands upon thousands of pounds and that force can rip through your home and any building in seconds. If you notice the tree starting to display signs that it might be in danger of falling, such as intense leaning, loud noises, or branches snapping off continuously, then you should not wait.
15 December 2022