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.


Why Choose Stump Grinding Over Other Tree Stump Removal Methods?

10 April 2018
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When you cut down a tree in your home, it is imperative that you deal with the remaining stump as quick as possible. That's because besides creating an unsightly appearance in your garden, tree stumps can be a safety hazard for kids and pets and will give you a hard time when mowing your lawn. There are different methods of removing tree stumps and you need to be careful when choosing one. Read More …

Landscaping? 5 Great Ideas to Get You Started

7 November 2017
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Proper landscaping is essential to any home. A well-maintained yard improves your quality of life and can also increase the perceived value of your property. It can also provide utility by creating areas you can use for outdoor activities. Here are some ideas  for proper landscaping. Incorporate Tress in Your Yard Trees are a mainstay in beautifying the grounds. Planting trees helps improve air quality in your environment. A tree produces on average around 260 pounds of oxygen annually through its physiological processes while eliminating approximately 300 pounds of carbon dioxide per year. Read More …

4 Reasons to Treat Your Tree to Crown Thinning

5 January 2017
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Unlike crown reducing, which actually lowers the height and spread of a tree's canopy, crown thinning removes some of the tree's structure without actually altering its size or shape. A good way to think of it is by imagining going to the hairdresser to have your hair thinned. Your stylist would work to make your head of hair less thick, but it would still fall to the same length. Now that you understand what crown thinning is, you should learn what kinds of benefits it holds. Read More …

5 Common Reasons To Seek Tree Removal From Commercial Premises

31 December 2016
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Normally, most tree removal services are carried out on residential premises. However, commercial premises need tree removal services as well. This service can be sought on commercial premises where the tree(s) in question is hampering the aesthetics, safety or the ability of the occupants to work. In this article, learn about the different reasons why you may need to seek a tree removal service at work. Excessive noise from birds nesting on trees Read More …

Tips to Prevent a Tree Limb from Growing Back After Lopping

30 December 2016
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It's important that you ask a professional tree services company to prune and lop any large trees that you have growing on your land every year to keep them healthy and free from disease. You can tackle smaller specimens yourself if you want to. But how do you prevent the branches from subsequently growing back? Here's how to keep your trees looking neat and tidy by preventing the regrowth of pruned branches. Read More …