Controlling The Ticks In Your Yard: What You Should Do
26 January 2021
Ticks can become a major problem. Ticks can carry Lyme disease, which can affect animals and humans alike. Ticks usually are found in trees and tall grass, although they can also be on wooden structures as well. If you have ticks in your yard, there are a number of things you can do to help get rid of them. Read on for a few tips to help you get rid of ticks in your yard.
How To Minimize Damage If You Have To Trim Trees In Wet Weather
13 January 2021
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.
3 Reasons Your Trees Will Benefit From Winter Trimming
29 December 2020
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.
Reasons Why Winter Is A Great Time For Tree Pruning
11 December 2020
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.