Three Ways That Removing A Tree Yourself Can Turn Into A Nightmare
6 April 2015
Removing a tree seems like a pretty simple job. It's a big job, but how hard is it really? It turns out, there's a lot more to it than most people are aware of. If you're trying to remove a tree on your own, it's easy to make one of several very common mistakes. Here's a look at a few things to avoid if you're trying this job yourself.
Not Taking Away the Stump
The Best Trees To Plant Near Your Swimming Pool
1 April 2015
If you are having a new pool installed this spring or summer, don't forget about the landscaping! A truly great pool area is comprised not only of a pool, but also of beautiful trees and flowers. Here are a few of the best types of trees to plant near your new pool.
Things To Keep In Mind
When choosing trees to plant around your pool, you'll want to choose varieties that can provide you with some much needed privacy as well as some shade.
The Treehugger's Guide To Tree Removal
30 March 2015
Maybe you're a flower child of the '60s, or maybe you just have a deep respect for nature. No matter the reason, being a treehugger and having a tree that needs to be removed can be a lot like being stuck between a rock and a hard place. Never fear, there are ways to satisfy your hippie heart, even as your tree passes from one life to the next. Here's how.
Two Tree Care Myths Exposed
28 March 2015
The trees that are growing around your yard add important character and shade to your property. However, it is a sad fact of life that your trees can encounter numerous problems that can compromise their beauty or lead to their death. Many well-meaning homeowners may make the mistake of believing a couple of myths about caring for their trees, and this can make them more likely to accidentally damage these plants.