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 ought to take out tree stumps with a stump grinding service

The following blog post explains the many reasons why you should consider Tommy Trees stump grinding services.

Stumps make it difficult to replant in the exact same stump location

Stump grinding Central Valley NYTree roots usually spread out into the yard almost as far as the branches did on the live tree. By leaving the tree stump in place| the more thick roots are also left making it impossible to start a new| replacement tree anywhere within 10 feet of the existing site. If you want to replace that old shade tree with a different one| then the stump needs to be ground up for you to create some space.

Aged tree roots take forever to decompose

Once a stump has been ground up| the roots deteriorate swiftly also. Roots attached to a stump appear to survive much longer and can block planting shrubs| flowers| and many other landscaping features.

Suckers may emerge

Specific trees do not die after they’ve been chopped down| and will send up suckers the ensuing year. These kinds of suckers are a bit similar to the multi headed Greek “Hydra” and instead of coming back as one tree| will likely return as ten or twenty new trees. Grinding down the stump and the thickest portion of the root stump defends against the tree from turning into 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 hazard for injury

The possibility for a cave-in or a sinkhole in the yard is the greatest reason why a sizeable tree stump should be removed instead of 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 opened up in the stump that discovered beneath the stump was actually 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 gardener or one of the  workers becomes hurt? Are these guys 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 can easily chew out the roots to well under the ground level. 
Grinding the stump is considerably quicker and can commonly be completed in well below an hour.


Manually excavating out tree stumps is extremely dangerous and labor intensive

Should you dig out your tree stump with a shovel| you will still have the huge stump to dispose of as opposed to small chips. 
Most if not all Central Valley NY land fills will not accept tree stumps. Grinding will leave you with a controlled mound of small chips and dirt.
 Stump grinding will certainly make a considerably smaller hole rather than digging out the stump.
 Grinding will create less disturbance to the encompassing area and landscaping.
You can also make use of the mulch to landscape.

Protect healthy trees from insects and disease

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

Protecting the value of your property

Tree stumps are bad-looking and detract from the appeal and market value of your home or business property. Mowing your yard will be more convenient| faster and much safer. Exposed stumps have the potential to be a safety hazard for slip and fall injury suits.

Warning do not take risks removing tree stumps

Whatever you do| don’t ever hook a chain to your car and attempt to yank it out. They have extremely deep root systems and you could twist the frame of your vehicle or even trigger the air bags. Chains might also break causing damage to the vehicle or injury to nearby property or persons.

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