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Why Tree Removal Belongs on Your Fall Home Maintenance Checklist

An electric chainsaw is being used to cut down a tree

The first glimpse of autumn leaves is one of the most anticipated sights every year, but for some homeowners, fall is the time to consider removing trees from their property. While they may still produce beautiful leaves during this season, damaged trees pose a risk to your home and safety, so you need a professional […]

The Role of Stump Grinding in Creating a Safer Outdoors

Tree stump close up in a coniferuous forest

The warm weather of summer means more time spent outside in pleasant company. Before you can kick back in your backyard, however, you’ll want to ensure that it’s free of any potential dangers. Getting rid of hazardous tree stumps is crucial in making your outdoor area more child- and pet-friendly. We’ll discuss how stump grinding […]

Spring Tree Care Guide for Homeowners

gardener pruning fruit tree brunches with pruning shears

Spring is a critical season for trees as they awaken from their winter slumber and prepare for the growing season ahead. It’s important to take care of your trees during this time to ensure they remain healthy and strong throughout the summer and beyond. Here are some spring tree care tips to help you keep […]

What Does It Mean to Cable a Tree?

tied main branches in the crown of the elm. the arborist tied the old and fragile branches together with a synthetic rope. items made of wooden blocks protect the bark from bruises. tested and secured

Tree cabling uses strong bolts and cables to support the branches of a tree. Often, cabling is used to bolster limbs that are in danger of breaking, but it’s also used to guide limbs into growing more symmetrically. However, cabling isn’t a substitute for proper trimming and pruning, nor can it save a branch or […]

Why Water Your Illinois Trees in the Winter?

Professional gardener watering a tree he just planted.

It’s true that trees go into dormancy during Illinois’ cold winters, but dormancy doesn’t mean the kind of suspended animation where the organism can completely live off of whatever energy it stored up during the warmer months. Though the tree may look “asleep,” especially if it’s deciduous and has lost its leaves, its roots are […]

What Problems Do Trees Face in Winter

The kite is trapped in a tree branch.

Making your home in Peoria, IL means the trees on your property will face many challenges all year long. This is particularly true during the hard local winters. It’s important to know what issues your trees might face as the weather turns colder. It’s also important to know what you can do to help prepare […]