Tree Care: An Introductory Guide
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Tree Care: An Introductory Guide

Palm trees are one of the most decorative and unique trees that you'll find in the warmer, more tropical climates. When properly cared for, these trees can be beautiful and full of foliage. However, knowing how to care for them isn't always easy. That's probably why you're here. If it is, then you're in the right place. This site is dedicated to the care and maintenance of all sorts of trees, including tropical varieties like palm trees. The information on this page can help you to understand which of the basic care steps you can do yourself and which steps are best done by a local tree service.

Tree Care: An Introductory Guide

  • How To Make Trimming A Healthy Experience For Your Tree

    5 January 2021

    Most people think of tree trimming as something that is done for aesthetic reasons. Trimming makes your tree look more even, or it helps it develop a specific and desirable shape. These aesthetic benefits of tree trimming are real. However, trimming is not purely aesthetic; it can also help keep your tree healthy and even improve its health. There are, however, some tips you need to follow if you want tree trimming to be a healthy experience for your tree.

  • Five Ways to Save Money on Tree Removal

    30 December 2020

    Tree removal isn't the type of task that can be ignored, since dead or dangerous trees can fall and cause injury or damage below. If finances are tight, you can use some of the following tactics to save on the cost of removal.  1. Keep the Wood Part of the cost of tree removal is from cutting the longer lengths of wood down or chipping them down to mulch for transport and disposal.

  • Four Tree Pruning Cuts To Know

    29 December 2020

    There are four main types of pruning cuts that are used in tree trimming. Three of those cuts will lead to healthier trees with better growth form, while the fourth can actually damage the tree and is used in only one instance. Learn more about these cut types so that you can utilize the right methods if you attempt to trim your tree on your own. 1. Heading Cut One of the most frequently used pruning cuts for any tree is likely the heading cut.

  • Five Reasons To Remove A Healthy Tree

    5 November 2020

    When most people think of tree removal, they are thinking of removing dead, dying, or damaged trees. Sometimes it is necessary to remove a healthy tree, though. Knowing when healthy trees should be removed can help you avoid problems in your landscape. 1. House Damage It doesn't matter how healthy a tree is if it is a danger to your home. Trees that are growing too close the foundation, for example, can lead to foundation damages that are expensive to fix.

  • Five Reasons To Trim Your Trees

    5 November 2020

    Tree trimming serves many purposes when it comes to the health, appearance, and safety of your landscape trees. The following are the main reasons why you need to schedule an annual tree trimming. 1. Early Shaping Young trees are more likely to grow into a healthy, attractive form if you prune them regularly beginning the first year after planting. General shaping is all that is needed at this point. Your trimming service will trim away excess branches to create a well-balanced network of lateral branches in the proper form for the type of tree.