When I first bought a new house, I realized that the front trees were a little overgrown. I was worried about a branch breaking in the wind and smashing into a window or the roof, and so I decided to invest in professional tree service. When the arborist came, he had more concerns than just a few overgrown branches. Apparently, a few of my trees had also developed serious pest infestations, and I was worried about what it might mean for their health. He carefully trimmed each tree to ward off disease, and within a few weeks, they were looking a lot better. This blog explains how a professional tree trimmer could help you, so that you aren't left with dying trees.
12 February 2016
When your tree becomes diseased, it will likely begin to rot and need to be removed. However, it can sometimes be difficult knowing when it is diseased. Here are some signs to keep an eye on so you know when to call for tree trimming services or removal. There is Severe Trunk Damage Many trees show more obvious signs of disease in the truck instead of the branches. Look at the trunk of the tree for signs of wounds, cracks, or seams.
9 December 2015
If you're looking for an attractive, medium-sized, flowering tree for your yard, the northern catalpa is a great candidate. This type of tree is known for its bright green, heart-shaped leaves along with its showy white or yellow flowers. Northern catalpas are easy to plant as saplings and care for as they grow into mature trees. Just follow this guide. Planting your young northern catalpa Visit a garden store near your home, and look for a catalpa sapling.
7 December 2015
If you have a few tree stumps in your yard, and you are not enjoying their appearance, there are several methods you can try in removing or decorating them so your yard looks nicer. Most people will have a tree service (such as Brown's Tree Service) come to their property to remove unsightly tree stumps, but the job can also be done by the homeowner if they have the proper tools and know-how to do the job correctly.
2 December 2015
When you pay a tree service to visit your home for cutting down large trees, you will have the stump to deal after the tree is gone. Most tree service professionals will remove stumps, but it could cost you more for having it done. If you are trying to design your landscape on a budget and find the removal of stumps more costly than you can afford, check out these ideas for re-purposing tree stumps.
25 November 2015
Growing your own fruit allows you to combine loves of gardening and landscaping with a tasty summer snack. Stone fruit trees such as plum trees are great additions to any yard if you have a bit of patience. Plum trees require frequent pruning to both manage the size of the tree and allow the fruit room to grow. You also need to keep an eye out for signs of tree diseases that can affect the trees leaves, bark, or fruit.