We offer affordable stump grinding services to residential and commercial property owners in Campbell Hall 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 Campbell Hall NY property today.

Why you ought to clear away tree stumps with a stump grinding service

The following blog post details the many reasons why you should consider our stump grinding service.

Stumps make it tough to replant in the same stump location

Stump grinding Campbell Hall NYTree root systems commonly extend out in to the yard virtually 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 difficult to start a new| replacement tree at any place inside 10 ft of the old site. If you want to replace that old shade tree with a fresh one| then the stump needs to be ground up so as to create some space.

Aged tree roots take a long time to degrade

Soon after a stump has been ground up| the roots break down swiftly also. Roots attached to a stump seem to last much longer and can hinder planting shrubs| flowers| and many other landscaping amenities.

Suckers may spring up

Some trees do not really die after they’ve been felled| and will send up suckers the ensuing year. These suckers are a bit like the multi headed Greek “Hydra” and rather than coming back as one tree| will likely come back as ten or twenty trees . Grinding down the stump and the thickest parts of the root stump defends against the tree from developing into an undesirable addition to your yard. Ground out stumps are less likely to start re-growth of roots. Expanding roots can threaten sidewalks or foundations.

Potential for injury

The potential for a cave-in or a sinkhole in the yard is the most important reason why a sizeable tree stump should be removed as opposed to being 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 was not until a crack started up in the stump that discovered beneath the stump was actually a hole approximately 6 feet deep| which is simply an accident waiting to happen.

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

Tommy Trees is a fully insured tree service company which provides stump grinding and other tree services in Campbell Hall NY. What happens if your gardener or one of the  workers becomes hurt? Are these companies insured? Tommy Trees is an %county% NY local company and has the expertise and knowledge for tree care and tree removal in Campbell Hall 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 most convenient and most effective way to remove tree stumps.

Chemical treatments can take quite a few months or years to work. 
Our stump grinder is able to chew out the roots to well under the ground level. 
Grinding the stump is a lot quicker and can commonly be executed in well under an hour.


Manually excavating out tree stumps is extremely risky and labor intensive

Should you remove your tree stump with a shovel| you will still have the huge stump to discard instead of small chips. 
Most if not all Campbell Hall NY land fills will not accept tree stumps. Grinding will leave you with a controlled pile of small-sized chips and dirt.
 Stump grinding will definitely make a considerably smaller hole rather than digging out the stump.
 Grinding will cause less disruption to the bordering area and landscaping.
You can also utilize the mulch to landscape.

Protect healthy trees from insects and disease

Stump grinding protects against infestations of bees| wasps| hornets| termites| other insects| and even larger animals. Removing a stump prevents further spreading out of infected wood to healthy trees and shrubs.

Protecting the value of your property

Tree stumps are bad-looking and diminish the beauty and market value of your home or business property. Mowing your yard will likely be easier| a lot quicker and much safer. Exposed stumps have the capability to be a safety threat for slip and fall injury suits.

Don’t take risks removing tree stumps

Regardless of what you do| don’t ever hook a chain to your truck and try to pull it out. They possess very deep root systems and you can twist the frame of your vehicle and even trigger the air bags. Chains may also break causing damage to the vehicle or injury to close-by property or people.

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