Weak Branch Unions: A Very Visible Hazard

Weak branch unions are easy to spot before they become a problem… Weak branch unions are one of the most common hazards we see on clients’ properties. This hazard is easily identifiable and, thus, easily avoided. But what are the signs that tell us a weak branch union likely exists? The most frequent weak branch …read in detail

Why Topping Your Tree Is a Bad Idea

Thinking of topping your trees? Think again… At least once a month, we get a request for topping someone’s trees. The reasons are myriad: The tree is blocking the view, it’s impinging on satellite service, it’s deemed too tall and hazardous, or someone just likes the look. On the surface, topping doesn’t seem like a …read in detail

Proper Pruning Practices

Utilizing proper pruning techniques can save you money down the road… Many of the big, expensive jobs that come our way are the result of improper pruning practices. Though these expensive jobs are good for our bottom line, we’d rather see our town populated with healthy, thriving trees, the result of proper pruning. Why is …read in detail