Category Archives: Trees

Will Hanging Christmas Lights Harm My Trees?

We are well into the Christmas season by now, and many homeowners are preparing to decorate their front yards with all their favorite seasonal charm. Those most admired outdoor holiday décorations we look forward to every year are string lighting. … Continue reading

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Should I Brace My Trees For Winter?

Tree cabling and bracing is an important preventative maintenance practice used in the landscaping and tree care industry. Many property owners are confused on whether or not they need to brace their trees for the harsh winter weather ahead. Although … Continue reading

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4 Tree Diseases You Should Watch Out For

Tree diseases are common reasons for tree removal.  There are four particular illnesses that trees fall victim to quite often.  These infections, infestations, ailments, and sicknesses all have a devastating effect on trees, and can quickly lead to their demise.  … Continue reading

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Common Glossary Terms for Tree Leaves

Trees are among the most important natural organisms on the planet. In order for trees to thrive, they rely on their leaves for many matters, from wind resistance and driplines, to photosynthesis. Continue below to learn more about tree leaves … Continue reading

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What are Monocots and Dicots?

Have you somehow stumbled across the terms, monocots and dicots, and wonder how they pertain to the tree care industry? Well if so, you have come to the right place. Continue reading to learn the difference between these two important … Continue reading

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The Difference Between Angiosperms and Gymnosperms

There are millions of plant species, all of which are seed-bearing and come from some form of rudimentary ovule. However, there are only two types of seed-bearing plants that all species can be categorized as depending on their seed attributes: … Continue reading

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Can I Trim Dead Branches Off a Tree in Summer?

Tree pruning and trimming are two separate types of tree services, but both equally critical to a tree’s overall well-being. We know that tree pruning should be done at certain times of the year in order to protect trees from … Continue reading

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3 Reasons Why You Should Never Perform Tree Work Yourself

If you have a tree on your property that requires some work, whether a thorough trimming and pruning, or an entire removal, it is best to leave the task to a licensed and insured tree service professional. Not only can … Continue reading

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What are the Layers of a Tree Trunk?

One of the most interesting facts about tree trunks is that they have 5 different layers! Continue reading to learn more about these 5 tree trunk layer, including what they do! 🌳 Tree Trunks As mentioned, tree trunks have 5 … Continue reading

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How to Treat Fungus and Algae Growth on Trees

Following extended periods of rain, it is common to find strange, blob-like growths on your tree bark. These growths can develop overnight, and appear in an array of colors and textures; most often, furry and filmy, in colors like greens, … Continue reading

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