Caring for Your Trees

Tree Trimming: It's Not Just About Looks

Trees can act as a beautiful centerpiece for any yard, but their slow and steady growth means that many homeowners fail to notice when pruning time arrives. Some signs of trouble may also be subtle, leaving the typical amateur arborist unaware of the need for maintenance. Tree maintenance is about more than just keeping your lawn looking tidy, however. Trees can becom

3 Myths About Having Your Trees Trimmed

Tree trimming services can be among the most common types of landscaping services that people will need. Unfortunately, they may not be as informed about these services as they should be due to the amount of misinformation that circulates about this type of routine yard work. Myth: Only Branches with Dying Leaves Need to Be Trimmed While the presence of leaves dying o

What You Need To Know If Your Tree Loses A Major Branch

A broken branch on a tree isn't usually a big deal unless the branch caused damage coming down or if it was one of the large main branches. The following are some issues to watch for if you have a broken branch on your tree. Torn Bark When a medium or large branch breaks, it sometimes tears the bark that was on the area of the trunk below the tree. An area with missin

Tree Moving Basics

It can be frustrating to have a beautiful tree in your yard that isn't sited correctly. For example, trees growing too close to your home can damage foundation, siding, and roofs. If the tree is relatively young -- such as those planted in the last 3 to 5 years -- then moving it may be an option. The following can help you understand how this is done and the risks to

Grinding, Cutting, Digging, And Burning: Those Stubborn Stumps And The Best Ways To Get Rid Of Them Quickly

If your landscaping is dotted with ugly stumps, getting rid of them can sometimes be a challenge, especially if you do not know what the best course of action will be to do the job. Depending on the species of tree, size of the stump, and location of the stump, you will want to consider different options to get the job done quickly and easily. The following tips will