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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.


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 …