Young Tree Care Tips For A Healthy Life
12 January 2017
With the coming of spring often comes the planting of new landscape trees. Whether you plant dormant trees in late winter or trees in the flush of growth in spring or early summer, proper care during the first year after planting is key to ensuring they thrive. The following tips can help you successfully plant your new tree.
Tip #1: Don't amend the soil
It's tempting to backfill the planting hole with compost and fertilizer amended soil, but this actually does the tree a disservice.
Tips For Planting Trees Near Utility Lines
28 November 2016
Utility lines, both those above ground and those placed below, can suffer damage from the trees in your landscape. It's best to plan ahead before you even plant a new tree, simply so you can avoid trouble down the road. The following tips will help you manage the health of your tree in relation to nearby utility lines.
Tip #1: Locate underground lines
It goes without saying that you need to know the location of all underground utilities before planting a tree, as you don't want to hit one during the process.
A Tree Trimming Company Can Help You Make the Most Stable Tree House Possible
11 October 2016
If you want to build a tree house in your backyard, you first need to prepare a tree for the build. There are many people who make the mistake of thinking they can build a tree house in any tree, but that is not the case. Learn how a tree trimming company can help you prepare a tree for a tree house build.
Determine Which Limbs Are Strongest
The tree trimming company will first assess all of the limbs of the tree.
Four Common Mistakes You Do Not Want To Make When Removing A Tree
9 August 2016
There are many benefits of having trees on your property including shade, habitat for animals, and curb appeal. As a tree dies, it then poses a safety risk for your family and your home. Removal of a tree is no easy feat and requires experience in order to do it safely. In an effort to save money, a homeowner may choose to remove the tree themselves, but this could be extremely dangerous.