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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 Can’t You Keep A Tree That Has Died?

15 July 2022
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If you bought your house because of those gorgeous trees out back, the news that one of them has finally died is very sad. The usual advice for dealing with dead trees is to remove them, but if the tree still looks interesting or protects your home from afternoon sunlight, the idea of removing it might not be your favourite. If a tree is dead but still looking generally tree-like, why can't you keep it? Read More …

Tips for Removing Tree Branches Using Loppers

26 January 2022
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Do you have trees on your property? If you have plants, caring for them is essential for healthy development and lawn aesthetics. However, it is quite unfortunate that some property owners let tree branches grow in all directions until the plants become a safety hazard. One way to encourage healthy tree development is by trimming or removing excess or dead branches. However, you need the right tools for the task, with the most crucial device being a tree lopper. Read More …