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

  • Preparing For Monsoon Season With Proper Tree Care

    21 October 2020

    Do you live in an area where the climate is generally dry, but there are seasonal monsoons? These once-a-year stormy seasons are essential for trees and other plants to get the moisture they need, but you will also want to take some steps to prepare your trees for the upcoming stormy weather and heavy rains.  Have the trees pruned. Young trees should be pruned to help ensure they develop a sturdy shape as they grow, and the best time to do this is before monsoon season.

  • Stubborn Stumps That Leave Eyesores After Removing Trees From Landscaping

    20 October 2020

    Being left with stumps after tree removal can be frustrating. You will want to get rid of these landscaping eyesores quickly. So, how are you going to deal with the remnants of old trees? There are options like DIY treatments, grinding, and removal, or you can let them decay naturally. Before doing renovations to your landscaping, you want to get rid of the stumps quickly: The DIY methods that help get rid of stumps quickly

  • Five Reasons You Shouldn't Remove A Stump On Your Own

    20 October 2020

    Tree removal involves more than just cutting the tree down, you also need to handle the remaining stump. This is one task you shouldn't DIY, and the following reasons will show. 1. Equipment Hazards The most effective way to remove a tree stump is with a stump grinder. Although many hardware stores will rent these out, they can be quite hazardous to use if you are a novice. A stump grinder consists of mechanized grinding wheels that are lowered onto the stump.

  • Options When Buying A Wooded Lot To Build On

    20 October 2020

    If you're buying a wooded lot to build on, clear-cutting everything isn't your only option. Removing all the trees is certainly one option, but you should consider the merits of keeping at least some of the property wooded. Here are three options when buying a wooded lot to make your home. 1. Clear the lot completely In some cases, clearing the entire lot is necessary. Some reasons you may need to clear the entire lot include:

  • 4 Reasons To Choose Native Plants For Pollinator Gardens

    19 October 2020

    A bee garden or pollinator garden can be an eco-conscious landscaping choice. But for the best success, you'll need to choose the plants you grow in this garden based on the needs of local pollinators, rather than simply choosing the brightest flowers or even the most prolific bloomers. Here are some of the reasons why choosing native plants are best for this type of garden. 1. Some pollinators are only attracted to certain colors or shades