Get to Know Your Local Trees

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Get to Know Your Local Trees

I'd always loved walking in forests and woodland areas, but I never really took the time to learn about the different species of tree — they all looked the same to me! That all changed when a relative gifted me a beautifully detailed book on local wildlife. From there, I was on a mission to learn all I could about trees, from oak to elm, beech to ash. I've set up this site to share my journey with you. Watch out for fun tree facts, tips on caring for trees on your property, and advice on tree planting and removal.


5 Amazing Benefits of Tree Stump Removal

26 August 2020
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When a tree is removed from your yard, the unsightly stump that's left behind can be dangerous in many ways. Having it removed helps you avoid problems that you would have had to deal with later. However, rather than trying to remove the stump yourself, try looking for a tree service contractor to use their specialised services to remove the stump. This will ensure that the stump is removed in a safe and professional manner, using the right equipment. Read More …

Tree Landscaping Supplies You Need for Planting Season

23 July 2019
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One of the ways you can update your landscape is to plant trees. Landscaping with trees gives you several benefits including shade, fruit or nuts, depending on the trees you choose. If you are planning on doing this kind of landscaping yourself, there are several items you will need to make the project go smoothly. Here are a few of the supplies you can get from landscape tree suppliers to help you with your tree planting project. Read More …

Why You May Need Emergency Tree Removal Service

9 May 2019
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Trees are one of the most valuable things to have on your property because they have many benefits, from adding kerb appeal to replenishing oxygen supply to providing a cooling effect on hot days. But they can also be a cause of injury or even death if they fall on people. For this reason, it is important to remove trees that pose a danger to you and other people on your private property. Read More …

Unwanted Neighbours: Might Termites Move into One of Your Trees?

22 January 2019
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There are some trees in the world that are so old they almost seem to be immortal. The trees in your backyard are not going to be that old, but they can still remain in place for a considerable period of time. Of course, while trees might have remarkable longevity, it's not as though they're indestructible. Trees can be obliterated by fire, ripped apart by storms or even purposefully cut down. Read More …

Don’t Wait Until It’s Urgent to Call an Arborist – Have Your Trees Inspected Regularly

12 September 2018
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Unlike small garden plants, trees don't need much of your attention. Their large, deep roots mean you won't need to be out in the garden watering them when it's hot, and you can get away without doing any of the regular gardening tasks like deadheading and pruning. It's because of this that most people would never think to call an arborist unless they had a tree that was obviously damaged, diseased or otherwise problematic. Read More …