Avoiding Common Tree Mistakes

Avoiding Common Tree Mistakes

  • Three Jobs That Should Be Handled By a Tree Service

    When you have trees growing in your yard, it's important to give careful consideration to how you should approach each maintenance task. Simple jobs such as raking the leaves and pruning low-hanging branches are suitable for many homeowners, but the larger jobs that can arise are often best suited to a professional tree service. Working on a tree can be risky in several ways – there's a chance that your actions will cause damage to your home or vehicle or even those of a neighbor, as well as severely injuring yourself or a family member.

  • 4 Ways To Get Rid Of A Tree Stump In Your Yard

    If you recently had a tree removed and still have a stump hanging around, or if you had a tree fall down and still have a stump hanging around, here are three ways that you can remove that stump on your on. #1 Remove It The Old Fashion Way You can always remove a stump the old fashion way -- by hand. Just be prepared to spend a lot of time if you choose this method.

  • Aristocrat Pear Tree: Preventing And Treating Common Diseases

    The aristocrat pear tree is a moderate-sized ornamental tree that offers attractive foliage throughout most of the year and fruit that attracts a variety of birds. Pear trees start the spring with white flowers, which drop away to reveal purple-colored leaves that turn green into the summer before turning red in the fall before falling off. An aristocrat pear tree is an interesting addition to a larger yard in need of a distinctive touch.

  • Aristocrat Pear Tree: 2 Pests To Watch And Combat

    An aristocrat pear tree is a tall, wide ornamental tree with widely spaced branches that allow the tree to show off its seasonal colors. From white spring flowers to green summer leaves that redden in the fall, the aristocrat pear tree provides great visual interest to a yard. But the ornamental pear tree can also provide a great feeding ground for some pesky pests. Here are a few of the common insects to watch for, how to prevent an infestation, and how to treat an infestation that already happened.

  • Covering Up A Stump With A Flower Garden After You Cut Down A Tree

    If you have recently cut down a tree in your yard, you may be unsure of what to do with the leftover stump sticking out of the ground. If so, one way to lessen its visual impact on your landscape is to cover it with a gorgeous, colorful flower garden using the two steps below. Step 1:  Cover The Stump With Dirt The first step in creating your flower garden is to create a base for it by covering the stump with dirt.

  • About Me

    Avoiding Common Tree Mistakes

    I have always been one of those people who isn't afraid to get their hands dirty, which is why I started trimming my own trees. However, after doing it by myself for a few years, I realized that my yard was starting to look a little DIY, which wasn't the look that I was going for. To make things right, I decided to invest in a professional tree service who could come out and fix up my yard. They were amazing to work with, and they even came with all of their own equipment. This blog is all about the benefits of professional tree care, versus doing things on your own.