Tree Removal and Stump Grinding
Tree services include services that are given to trees in either natural or built environment which can be pruning, trimming, thinning, felling, tree removal as well as stump grinding. Those that are in the timber industry can be involved in doing tree services mostly tree removal to obtain raw materials for their industries. Another reason for offering tree services is to remove those trees or branches that have been infested by pests, and also it helps enhance the visibility on the roads where there are trees on the roadside. Ensuring safety during tree service activity is important to avoid accidents by following safety rules and also having protective clothing. Proper tools and equipment for doing all activities in tree services are important to enhance the activity. Tree services are rare in natural environments and are practiced in areas such as on the roadside, in urban and also suburban landscapes.
Tree removal is part of tree services offered. Tree removal is done when it is risking the health of a person as well as other trees and vegetation neighboring it. A tree that is threatening the beauty and appearance of a given landscape usually end up being removed. Surrounding vegetation and structure are required to be taken care of during tree removal so as to ensure that they are not damaged hence professionals who are trained and qualified are always sought to do tree removal. The predisposing factors for tree removal includes the condition of the tree, the state of the landscape it is located and also the structure of its branches. Tree removal requires the use of special tools which are suited to protect surrounding vegetation and structures such as electricity and telephone cables. Tree removal will help them enhance the health of surrounding vegetation since it will lead to proper growth and development of competing species.
Tree removal usually leaves behind tree stumps. The stump left behind usually requires to be removed through a process called stump grinding to crush it into very small pieces which are easily disposed. Stump grinding uses a stump grinder or a stump cutter that has a high speed rotating cutting disk for chipping the stump and the roots. Stump grinding is important in avoiding pests which may come about when the stump is left to decay for several years mostly the termites. A stumps has also high chances for suckers o develop which do not have a good appearance hence stump grinding ensures that they do not sprout hence enhance appearance of a landscape.
Deciding to remove a tree is usually tough hence one should seek alternatives to avoid it during the process of tree development. Proper maintenance of trees helps ensure that the trees maintain their vigor and they also live for a long time.