Perry Evans

  • The Four Seasons Of Spraying Apple Trees

    Apples are delicious, but they are more work to grow than most people realize. Apple trees are susceptible to a large number of pests, bacterial diseases, and fungal diseases. The best way to keep all of these problems from plaguing your apple trees is to spray the trees regularly. And for apple trees, "regularly" means spraying in a four-seasons way. Here's a look at the four seasons of apple tree development and the type of spraying you should aim to do each season — assuming you want an abundant apple crop.
    [Read More]

  • Update An Older Property By Hiring Professionals For Tree Services

    After buying an older property, you may have put a lot of thought into what's involved in getting it to look exactly how you like. If you've been frustrated mainly by the trees being in rough shape, there are lots of steps you can take to make sure that the trees are cleaned up and that you're able to make sure that there's a big improvement in the way the trees look on your property.
    [Read More]

  • How To Protect Your Tree From Fungal Diseases When Pruning

    Pruning is, by and large, good for your tree. By removing dead branches, you allow the tree to better focus its resources on the remaining healthy branches. Trimming also keeps the tree a nice, attractive shape, which can make your whole yard look better. But there is one thing you need to keep in mind when trimming trees, and that's the risk of fungal disease. The open wounds left when you prune are the perfect spot for infectious fungi to invade.
    [Read More]

  • 3 Ways That Tree Removal Can Improve The Experience In Your House

    As a homeowner, you may appreciate the ability to make changes to your home when you know that they will benefit your family. While many improvements are made by adding features, you can also accomplish the same goal by removing certain features from your property. For instance, investing in tree removal can provide your family with a better experience inside the house. Obstruction A valid reason to remove a tree from your landscape is when it is a major visual obstruction from the doors and windows in your house.
    [Read More]

  • How To Take Better Care Of Your Plum Tree

    Plum trees are some of the best trees you can grow in your backyard. Not only do they present you with fluffy, pinkish blooms every spring, but come summer or fall, you get to enjoy juicy plums. Of course, you only get to enjoy both of these things if your plum trees are in good condition, and you can achieve that by offering them the best care. Here are some ways to take better care of your plum tree.
    [Read More]

  • When To Remove A Crowded Tree

    Crowding can turn a previously healthy tree into a hazard to your home. Whether it's branches that are damaging your house, roots with nowhere else to grow, or problems that are caused by the neighboring trees, knowing when to remove the crowded tree can help you avoid further damage to your property. It's Too Close to Your Home Trees that growing right up against a home, building, or a driveway are a unique hazard.
    [Read More]

  • 3 Drought Management Tips for Landscape Trees

    Trees are not immune to drought or long dry periods. Trees native to your area or from a similar climate are likely to better resist drought, but some manual care will also be necessary to get the trees through the period in good health. If your trees are experiencing drought symptoms, like yellowed leaves, dieback, or cracked bark, then it is time to implement some strategies to counteract the problem.
    [Read More]

  • Signs Of Lawn Sprinkler Problems And Repairs Your System Might Need

    Sprinklers keep your lawn healthy and lush all season, as long as the sprinklers are positioned the right way and working properly. Problems with sprinklers are common since it's easy to bump one with a mower. Plus, sprinkler heads can get clogged easily with soil. Here are signs your sprinklers need to be checked and some repairs that might have to be done. Signs Of Lawn Sprinkler Problems It's possible for a line under the ground to break, and that could cause a higher-than-normal water bill.
    [Read More]

  • 4 Reasons Why A Tree May Have To Be Removed

    No one really likes the thought of having a tree removed from their property, but homeowners often find they have little choice. It's a decision very few people make lightly, and one that shouldn't be made without first consulting an experienced tree care professional. The following are just a few of the reasons why it might be necessary to have a tree removed.  The Tree Is in the Wrong Place 
    [Read More]

  • Get Any Oversized Trees Removed Safely With The Right Preparations

    Having large trees on your property can be great due to the shade that they can provide, but it can also be overwhelming if they've grown quite large or even became a danger to your home. If you're frustrated with the condition of your trees, it's best to have them removed by relying on a professional instead of handling it all yourself.  If you've been feeling hesitant to have the trees removed, consider the following tips that can help make the process easier on you.
    [Read More]