Why Carpenter Ants Could Be a Sign of Your Tree's Imminent Demise


If you have spotted carpenter ants on a tree in your yard, you should be wary. Carpenter ants take about six years to establish a mature and thriving colony. Once a colony has matured, you will begin to notice activity on and around your tree as the ants seek out food to take back to their nest. You should worry about your home, yes, but you should also worry about your tree.

19 November 2019

Is It Necessary To Hire A Tree Arborist When Putting Your House On The Market?


Preparing your property for sale entails a host of things, from hiring the right realtor to decluttering the premises and even handling minor repairs here and there. But while a majority of home sellers focus on the house itself, some tend to forget about the exterior. And when you think about it, all potential buyers will first come to encounter your garden before they step into your home. For that reason, you should pay close attention to how the exterior of your property is presented just as you would with the interior of your residence.

10 May 2019

Pulling Up Stumps: Why You Should Never Bury Tree Stumps


Removing a mature tree is no easy matter. Not only do you have to contend with the above-ground portion of the tree, but also the part that lies unseen, underground. For the inexperienced, tree removal is daunting, which is why many tree owners hire experts to remove dead or dying trees on their property. However, because of the difficulty and cost involved with removing tree stumps, some people choose not to remove them.

22 January 2019