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Why You Shouldn't Remove Mature Trees from Your Property Without Careful Thought

If you have just purchased an extensive plot of land which you intend to develop, you may be considering how much of the existing vegetation and tree stock to clear. You may have to get rid of most of the groundcover in order to construct your buildings, but do you need to get rid of all the mature trees as well? This is a question for careful consideration, as there are good reasons for keeping some of the trees within your overall development.

Tree Services: Various Forms of Pruning You Could Consider

The process of tree trimming may seem quite straightforward. All you have to do is cut away the limbs on your tree that seem worse for wear, right? Wrong. A lot of thought needs to go into what outcome you want from the process so that an ideal technique is used. What some people do not realise is that the process of tree trimming is actually a science since the arborists are dealing with living organisms.

Having a Tree Removed? Consider Paying Extra for These Useful Services

If you're planning to have a tree removed from your property, then you've probably budgeted for a simple removal, and not much else. Wait! There are a variety of extra services that are worth spending money on. If you've never had a tree removed before then you might not have considered things like stump removal, wood chipping, or log splitting. The list below will give you a clear idea of extra services you might like to purchase alongside your basic removal, as well as the benefits of each.

The Living Dead: Why, When And How To Have A Tree's Dead Wood Removed

Deadwooding is the name given to the process of removing dead portions of wood from a living tree, and it is an important part of maintaining the good health and structural integrity of many large and/or old trees. However, when undertaken with too little knowledge or too much enthusiasm deadwooding can actively damage an otherwise healthy tree, so it is important to know what exactly to look for and how to have dead wood safely removed before you begin work on maintaining your trees.

Ways Tree Removal Services Would Be Advantageous For You

For some homeowners, having trees growing in their yard is a sign of auspiciousness. Although growing trees contribute to a healthy environment, it does not mean that they will not eventually need removal. This could be for an assortment of reasons, such as disease, property damage, impeding natural lighting and more. If your tree is becoming more of a nuisance than a benefit to your property it would be in your best interests to employ tree removal services.

Small Tree, Big Problem: Removing Invasive Dwarf Umbrella Trees From Your Land

It's no secret that Australia suffers from extensive problems with invasive species, and these unwelcome plant and animal invaders can wreak havoc on the country's unique and isolated ecosystem if left unchecked. One example, the dwarf umbrella tree (Schefflera arboricola), a small and unassuming shrub, but even a single tree can quickly grow into a damaging and dangerous infestation. Why should I remove dwarf umbrella trees from my land? Dwarf umbrella trees have a number of properties that, while beneficial to the tree itself, can make them a tenacious and hardy pest plant:

How to Not Feel So Bad About Having a Tree Removed

A beautiful shade-providing tree on your property is like a good friend. You see them every day and they are always there come rain or shine providing you with a fiery display in autumn, sweet-scented (mostly) air in spring, and a rich green canopy in summer. However, no matter how much you enjoy looking at them or enjoying their shade on hot summer days, you can't stand idly by while they tear up your driveway or invade your water pipes.

Tips for tidying up your garden

A lot of people find garden maintenance a bit intimidating, believing it to be something that only the naturally green-thumbed can do well. However, you don't need to be a botanical genius to create a neat and tidy outdoor space. If you're keen to whip your garden into shape but aren't quite sure where to begin, the following advice should be of use to you.  Look after your outdoor furniture

Some Questions to Ask a Tree Lopping Service

Tree lopping is almost always best done by a professional company. Cutting and trimming branches is often more dangerous than you may assume, as those branches can fall in any direction and cause property damage or injury to those below. If you don't trim or lop a tree properly, you can also cause damage to its growth and see your tree start to die away. When you do call a tree lopping service, note a few questions you might want to ask them so you know they're the right company for the job.

4 Circumstances That May Call For Tree Removal

Trees do so many good things for the land, air, wildlife and people. Their roots penetrate deep into the ground to help hold soil together; trees clean the air by trapping dust particles; trees are home to many species of birds and animals; and last but not least, they increase oxygen supply, which is vital for human survival. Therefore, as a homeowner, you may wonder why it may be necessary to fell a tree in your yard.