Perry Evans

  • How To Minimize Damage If You Have To Trim Trees In Wet Weather

    In a perfect world, you would not trim a tree when it's wet outside. Moisture increases the risk of disease spread, being that most tree diseases are caused by moisture-loving bacteria and fungi. There is also more risk of the trimmers slipping and making jagged cuts, which can be hard for the tree to heal. But sometimes situations are not ideal. Maybe your schedule is tight, or perhaps you're leaving town in a few days—and your only option is to trim the tree in wet weather.
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  • 3 Reasons Your Trees Will Benefit From Winter Trimming

    When you own a commercial property, you have to keep up with tree care so the trees stay attractive and so they don't pose a danger to the public. Tree trimming can be done any time of the year, but winter is an especially good time. Here are three reasons your trees will benefit from winter tree trimming.  1. Damaged Growth Can Be Seen And Removed When a tree is full of leaves, it's often difficult to assess the condition of the branches.
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  • Reasons Why Winter Is A Great Time For Tree Pruning

    Your landscape trees could use an annual pruning, and for many trees, winter can be a great time to perform this service. Here are some of the reasons why winter works well for tree pruning. Pests Are Less Active During winter, insect pests tend to be much less active and much less present on and around your trees. Since some insect pests, if present, could target a tree with pruning cuts (which provide an easy way to access the tree's interior), this is one reason why the tree may have better outcomes if you prune during wintertime.
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  • 3 Ways That Tree Removal Can Minimize Property Upkeep

    As a homeowner, you may know that you must put time and effort into maintaining the property to keep everything clean, functional, and attractive. Although upkeep is inevitable, you can make changes to the inside and outside of the home in an effort to reduce how much is required. For instance, you can invest in tree removal to cut down on property upkeep. Understanding the ways that you will be able to achieve success will help you remove the most impactful tree.
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  • Why You Should Hire An Arborist Before Buying A House With A Tree

    A healthy, beautiful tree can increase the value of a property. Trees also offer shade on hot summer days. That's why a property with a mature tree might seem like a good investment. But before you put pen to paper for a property with one or more trees, consider hiring an arborist to perform an assessment. An arborist can perform an assessment and tell you if the tree on the property has any of the following issues, all of which could cost you money in the future.
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  • Have Dead Trees Removed Before You Buy That Home

    When you find a home that you think you want to buy, it is important to pay attention to the outside of the home, too, and not just the inside. In particular, take a look at the trees. If there are any that are dead or in very poor condition, it is generally a good idea to arrange to have them removed before you move in. Here's a closer look at why this is so important — along with some tips for getting it done.
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  • Five Tree Issues You Need To Fix Before Winter

    Unhealthy growth patterns on a tree can lead to broken branches or a dead tree once winter arrives. The combination of wind and snow weight in the tree during a winter storm can result in branch breakage and severe damage. Fortunately, a bit of proactive trimming in the fall can prevent these issues. 1. Rubbing Branches A well-trimmed tree has plenty of room in the crown for movement, so two branches should rarely come in contact with each other.
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  • Have Fruit Trees On Your Property? Follow These Tips To Trim Them

    One aspect of your yard that can be a bit difficult to maintain are your trees. With there being so many different types of trees, you'll want to make sure that you are following the best practices when it comes time to trim them. Follow these tips for when you need to trim fruit trees. Trim During The Right Time  While you always want to check with when it is best to prune the specific fruit tree that you have; the time should fall somewhere in the winter or the beginning of spring weather.
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  • 2 Ways A Tree Service Can Help You With Your Orchard

    You want to make sure that your fruit trees are producing the most fruit possible, whether you have a full orchard that produces commercially or if you only have a few trees in your backyard that you use for personal reasons. There are several things that you can do to help make your trees produce well. One of the things that you can do is to contact a tree service. So, what can they do to help you with your fruit trees?
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  • 3 Signs a Tree Should Be Removed

    Trees add so much to a yard, so it can be difficult to make the decision to have a tree removed. While most trees will live for a very long time without problems, when a tree does develop issues, those issues need to be addressed. Unfortunately, some tree issues can't be fixed, so the tree will need to come down. If you have a tree that needs to be removed, make sure that you hire a professional tree removal service to do the job.
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