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

  • 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.

  • Caring For Trees The Way You Should

    5 November 2020

    You want to keep the trees around your property in great shape. This takes only a minimal amount of care, but that care is important. If you ignore any of the things that you should be doing or having done to your trees, then you might end up turning nice, fruitful trees into problems and even hazards. Here are some of the areas that you are going to need to pay attention to when it comes to your trees in order to keep them as positive contributing parts of your landscape: 

  • Planting A New Cherry Tree? 2 Tips To Keep It Healthy

    28 October 2020

    If you love to eat cherries, planting a cherry tree is a good choice to make. As long as you care for your new tree properly, it will provide you with fruit during the growing season. Keep reading so you and your family can have delicious cherries to eat that you can use to bake pies, make jelly, and much more.  Trim the Cherry Tree As the cherry tree grows, it will need to be trimmed after it reaches a certain height.