Stump Grinding Cornwall On Hudson NY Tree Service Orange County New York 12520

We offer affordable stump grinding services to residential and commercial property owners in Cornwall On Hudson 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 Cornwall On Hudson NY property today.

Why you should clear away tree stumps with a stump grinding service

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

Stumps make it difficult to replant in the same location

Stump grinding Cornwall On Hudson NYTree roots frequently extend out into the yard virtually as far as the branches did on the living tree. By leaving the tree stump in place| the thicker roots are also left making it difficult to start a new| replacement tree at any place within 10 feet of the old location. If you wish to replace that old shade tree with a brand new one| then the stump ought to be ground up for you to create some space.

Aged tree roots take years to degrade

Once a stump has been ground up| the roots deteriorate quickly as well. Roots attached to a stump appear to last much longer and can get in the way of planting shrubs| flowers| and various other landscaping amenities.

Suckers may spring up

Some trees do not die after they’ve been chopped down| and will send up suckers the following year. These kinds of suckers are a little bit like the multi headed Greek “Hydra” and instead of returning as one tree| will come back as ten or twenty trees . Grinding down the stump and the thickest parts of the root stump defends against the tree from turning 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 hazard for injury

The possibility for a cave-in or a sinkhole in the yard is the most important reason why a substantial tree stump ought to be removed instead of 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 opened up in the stump that discovered beneath the stump was actually a hole some 6 feet deep| and that is simply an accident waiting to happen.

Why use Tommy Trees to grind out tree stumps on your Cornwall On Hudson NY property?

Tommy Trees is a fully insured tree service company which provides stump grinding and other tree services in Cornwall On Hudson NY. What happens if your landscaper or any of the  workers gets 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 Cornwall On Hudson 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 dependable way to remove tree stumps.

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


Manually digging out tree stumps is quite dangerous and labor intense

If you dig out your tree stump using a shovel| you are going to still have the huge stump to dispose of instead of small chips. 
Most if not all Cornwall On Hudson NY land fills will not accept tree stumps. Grinding will leave you with a controlled mound of small chips and soil.
 Stump grinding will definitely make a much smaller hole than digging out the stump.
 Grinding will result in less disturbance to the encompassing area and landscaping.
You can also utilize 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 further spreading of infected wood to healthier trees and shrubs.

Protecting the value of your property

Tree stumps are ugly and detract from the beauty and value of your home or business property. Mowing your yard will be more convenient| faster and safer. Exposed stumps have the potential for being a safety threat for slip and fall injury lawsuits.

Don’t take risks removing tree stumps

Whatever you do| don’t hook a chain up to your truck and try to yank it out. Stumps have very deep-seated root systems and you can twist the frame of your car or even trigger the air bags. Chains may also give way resulting in damage to the vehicle or injury to nearby property or persons.

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