As a homeowner, you want to keep your property attractive and well-maintained, both inside and out. One aspect of outdoor maintenance that is often overlooked is tree trimming. Trees are not only integral to any landscape, but they can also pose a risk if not adequately maintained. That's where professional tree trimming services come in. In this blog post, you will learn the benefits of hiring a professional tree trimming service for your home.
18 September 2023
Ornamental shrub shaping, also known as topiary, is a centuries-old gardening practice that involves pruning and training plants into specific shapes. Whether you're aiming for simple geometric forms or intricate designs, mastering the art of ornamental shrub shaping can add a unique touch to your landscape. Here's a comprehensive guide to get you started. Understanding Shrub Shaping Basics Shrub shaping is not just about cutting back branches; it's about understanding the growth habits of your chosen plant and guiding its shape over time.
24 August 2023
If you need to remove a tree from your property, the safest way to do so is to hire a tree service. A professional tree service can remove your tree safely, with the right tools and equipment. In some cases, tree removal requires the use of a crane. For instance, if you have a large tree in a small yard, a crane can help to remove the tree without damaging the area around the tree.
1 August 2023
Trees are a major visual element in the yard, so landscaping around them to improve the tree's appearance is a good idea. There are a few strategies that work nicely, as well as some that are best avoided. Do Skip the Raised Bed A raised bed encircling a tree is pretty on paper, but the excess soil can smother surface roots and cause the tree's health to decline. Furthermore, stacking soil against the trunk will lead to rot and disease problems that can kill a tree.
13 July 2023
Trees are not only aesthetically pleasing but also essential for the health and beauty of the surrounding environment. However, there are instances when tree removal becomes necessary. Whether due to disease, damage, or safety concerns, professional tree removal ensures the well-being of your landscape. Identifying Sick or Damaged Trees Recognizing the signs of a sick or damaged tree is crucial in determining the need for removal. You can look for symptoms such as extensive decay, hollow trunks, large dead branches, pest infestations, fungus growth, or significant lean.
26 June 2023
If you have a deciduous tree in your yard, then you likely know that it should be trimmed from time to time. But what about pine trees? Pine trees tend to grow in a pretty defined shape, so you might assume that your pine tree does not need to be trimmed. But that's not necessarily the case. While pine trees don't usually need to be trimmed annually, there are times when they can benefit from a good pruning.
12 June 2023
Pruning fruit trees each year will stimulate the growth of fruit-bearing wood. A professional tree service may use the steps below to care for the fruit trees that you own. Reasons To Prune Pruning fruit trees eliminates dead or twisted branches that could impede fruit growth. The removal of excess tree foliage will increase the amount of ventilation that healthy branches receive. Trimming processes will provide a tree with a symmetrical shape.
19 May 2023
Pruning your own trees is not all that difficult if they are small, and if you have sharp clippers. One of the main struggles people have when they do prune their own trees is knowing which branches to remove. This article should help with that. If you can remember the simple acronym BCD then you'll have an easier time deciding which branches to preferentially prune away. Here's what each letter stands for.
27 April 2023
Most people don't think much about having a tree removed until it is something they need to have done. And so often, by the time someone has a tree removed, it has needed to be removed for a while. So, how can you tell, earlier on, that a tree needs to be taken down? One approach is to learn a little more about the types of trees that typically need to be removed.
6 April 2023
For commercial property owners, the first impression of your business is made the moment a customer pulls up to the building. That's why ensuring your property is well-maintained and inviting is important. A key part of that first impression is the trees on your property. With the right tree trimming services, you can give your customers a beautiful and welcoming view of lush trees and foliage. To help, here are four unique trimming designs you should consider for your commercial property:
16 March 2023