We offer affordable stump grinding services to residential and commercial property owners in Bellvale NY and throughout Orange County New York. Stump grinding is an often overlooked task that soon becomes a necessity should the stump become hazardous for a variety of reasons detailed below. You can rely on Tommy Trees to provide an effective stump grinding service at the right price. Contact us for an estimate for your Bellvale NY property today.

Why you should remove tree stumps with a stump grinding service

The following article explains the many reasons why you should consider Tommy Trees stump grinding service.

Stumps make it tough to replant in the same area

Stump grinding Bellvale NYTree root systems typically extend out into the yard nearly as much as the branches did on the living tree. By leaving the tree stump in place| the more thick roots are also left behind which makes it unfeasible to start a new| replacement tree any where inside 10 ft of the existing site. If you want to replace that old shade tree with a brand new one| then the stump must definitely be ground up for you to create some space.

Older tree roots take forever to decompose

Once a stump has been ground up| the roots break down quickly also. Roots connected to a stump seem to last much longer and can get in the way of planting shrubs| flowers| and many other landscaping features.

Suckers may emerge

Various trees do not die when they’ve been chopped down| and will send up suckers the ensuing year. These kinds of suckers are a bit like the multi headed Greek “Hydra” and rather than returning as one tree| will likely return as ten or twenty trees . Grinding down the stump and the thickest parts of the root stump helps prevent the tree from developing into an unwelcome addition to your yard. Ground out stumps are less likely to start re-growth of roots. Spreading roots can endanger sidewalks or foundations.

Potential for injury

The possibility for a cave-in or a sinkhole in the yard is the greatest reason why a big tree stump ought to be removed as opposed to being actually left in place. There have been instances where an 80 year walnut was removed leaving behind a stump with a girth of over 100 inches. It wasn’t until a crack started up in the stump that discovered beneath the stump was a hole approximately 6 feet deep| which is just an accident waiting to occur anytime.

Why use Tommy Trees to grind out tree stumps on your Bellvale NY property?

Tommy Trees is a fully insured tree service company which provides stump grinding and other tree services in Bellvale NY. What transpires if your gardener or any of the  workers becomes hurt? Are they insured? Tommy Trees is an %county% NY local company and has the expertise and knowledge for tree care and tree removal in Bellvale NY. Working effectively at a local level is important for the management of trees| care of the environment and result in both affordable and reliable tree care for %county% NY residents.


Stump grinding is the easiest and most effective way to remove tree stumps.

Chemical treatments can take many months or years to work. 
Our stump grinder can easily chew out the roots to well below the ground level. 
Grinding the stump is considerably speedier and can usually be finished in well below an hour.


Manually digging out tree stumps is very hazardous and work intensive

If you dig out your tree stump using a shovel| you are going to still have the huge stump to dispose of rather than small chips. 
Most if not all Bellvale NY land fills will decline tree stumps. Grinding will leave you with a controlled heap of little chips and soil.
 Stump grinding will certainly create a much smaller hole compared to digging out the stump.
 Grinding will cause less disturbance to the surrounding area and landscaping.
You can also use the mulch to landscape.

Protect healthy trees from insects and disease

Stump grinding helps prevent infestations of bees| wasps| hornets| termites| other insects| or even bigger animals. Removing a stump minimizes the risk of further spreading of infected wood to healthier trees and shrubs.

Protecting the value of your property

Tree stumps are unsightly and diminish the appeal and market value of your home or business property. Mowing your yard is going to be easier| a lot quicker and safer. Exposed stumps have the potential for being a safety threat for slip and fall injury law suits.

Definitely do not take risks removing tree stumps

No matter what you do| never hook a chain up to your truck and attempt to drag it out. Stumps have extremely deep root systems and you can twist the framework of your car or even set off the air bags. Chains can also break causing damage to the vehicle or injury to nearby property or persons.

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