Planting A New Maple Tree? 3 Tips To Keep It Healthy

If you are planning to plant a maple tree in your yard, you need to learn how to take proper care of it. This will ensure that it grows big and strong so it can provide shade in the future. Below are three tips to help you get started. 1. Planting Maple Trees It is important that you plant the maple tree away from your driveway, or any walkways. This is because most maple trees have shallow roots.   Read More...

3 Interesting Facts About The Southern Magnolia Tree

When it comes to adding trees to your landscape design, you are probably overwhelmed by your options. From evergreens or fruit trees to massive trees that produce flowers or shade, it is easy to see the challenges of finding the best tree for your yard. Thankfully, the Southern Magnolia is an excellent option to consider especially if you live in the southern part of the country. With this guide,  you will learn a few interesting facts about this elegant and classic tree.   Read More...

How To Trim An Evergreen Tree's Branches So It Doesn't Appear Lopsided

Evergreen trees are funny things. They will grow every which way, with some branches misshapen and others too long or too short for their position on the trunk. Most tree trimming services will examine an evergreen to make sure it does not have a disease that is causing this problem, and then they will approach the trimming job in the following ways. Trim Back the Overly Long and Out-Of-Place Branches   Read More...

Tips to Prevent Branch Splitting and Weakness on Ornamental Trees

The ornamental trees in your yard look their best when the branches are well spaced and healthy. One concern on some trees is scrappy, weak growth or branches that easily break and split where they join to the trunk. Not only do these issues affect the beauty of the tree, but they can also weaken a tree and make it more susceptible to pests, disease, and death. The following tips can help you prevent these problems.   Read More...

Have A Problematic Stump In Your Yard? What To Do

If you have a tree stump or two around the property that you don't like, because they are an eye sore or a safety concern, there are some things you'll want to know about the stump. If the roots are near your home and you worry about them causing plumbing issues and other damage to the foundation, you need the roots removed as well. Here are some things to consider and to think about when you are ready to get the stumps off the property.   Read More...