Stump Grinding Central Valley NY Tree Service Orange County New York 10917

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

Why you should remove tree stumps with a stump grinding service

The following post outlines the many reasons why you should choose Tommy Trees stump grinding service.

Stumps make it difficult to replant in the same stump location

Stump grinding Central Valley NYTree roots commonly stretch out in to the yard virtually as much as the branches did on the living tree. By leaving the tree stump in place| the thicker roots are also left which makes it impractical to start a new| replacement tree any where inside 10 feet of the existing location. If you want to replace that old shade tree with a different one| then the stump ought to be ground up for you to create some space.

Aged tree roots take a long time to break down

Once a stump has been ground up| the roots deteriorate swiftly as well. Roots connected to a stump seem to survive much longer and can get in the way of planting shrubs| flowers| and various other landscaping amenities.

Suckers may come up

Specific trees do not really die when they’ve been felled| and will send up suckers the next year. These suckers are a bit similar to the multi headed Greek “Hydra” and rather than coming back as one tree| will return as ten or twenty new trees. Grinding down the stump and the thickest portion of the root stump stops the tree from becoming an unwanted addition to your yard. Ground out stumps are less likely to start re-growth of roots. Expanding roots can endanger sidewalks or foundations.

Potential for injury

The potential for a cave-in or a sinkhole in the yard is the top reason why a big tree stump ought to be removed rather than 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 was not until a crack opened up in the stump that discovered beneath the stump was a hole some 6 feet deep| and that is just an accident waiting to occur anytime.

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

Tommy Trees is a fully insured tree service company which provides stump grinding and other tree services in Central Valley NY. What transpires if your landscaper or one of the  workers gets hurt? Are these people insured? Tommy Trees is an %county% NY local company and has the expertise and knowledge for tree care and tree removal in Central Valley 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 beneath the ground level. 
Grinding the stump is a lot speedier and can usually be finished in well under an hour.


Manually digging out tree stumps is quite dangerous and work intensive

If you dig out your tree stump with a shovel| you are going to still have the huge stump to dispose of rather than small chips. 
Most if not all Central Valley NY landfills will not accept tree stumps. Grinding will leave you with a controlled pile of small chips and soil.
 Stump grinding will create a much smaller hole compared to digging out the stump.
 Grinding will cause less disruption to the bordering area and landscaping.
You can also make use of 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 helps prevent further proliferating of diseased wood to healthy trees and shrubs.

Protecting the value of your property

Tree stumps are unsightly and diminish the beauty and value of your home or business property. Mowing your yard will be more convenient| a lot quicker and safer. Exposed stumps have the capability for being a safety hazard for slip and fall injury law suits.

Warning do not take risks removing tree stumps

Regardless of what you do| don’t hook a chain to your car and attempt to yank it out. Stumps possess quite deep root systems and you could twist the frame of your truck and even trigger the air bags. Chains can also give way resulting in damage to the vehicle or injury to close-by property or persons.

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