Stump Grinding Harriman NY Tree Service Orange County New York 10926

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

Why you ought to get rid of tree stumps with a stump grinding service

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

Stumps make it difficult to replant in the same location

Stump grinding Harriman NYTree root systems commonly spread out into 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 impossible to start a new| replacement tree any where within 10 ft of the existing location. If you choose to replace that old shade tree with a brand new one| then the stump will need to be ground up so as to create some space.

Old tree roots take years to decompose

Once a stump has been ground up| the roots break down swiftly as well. Roots attached to a stump appear to last much longer and can hinder planting shrubs| flowers| and various landscaping features.

Suckers may spring up

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

Potential hazard for injury

The possibility for a collapse or a sinkhole in the yard is the most significant reason why a sizeable tree stump should be removed rather than being left in place. There have been instances where an 80 yr 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 a hole some 6 feet deep| which is simply an accident waiting to happen.

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

Tommy Trees is a fully insured tree service company which provides stump grinding and other tree services in Harriman NY. What transpires 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 Harriman 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 best and most dependable way to remove tree stumps.

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


Manually excavating out tree stumps is quite risky and work intense

If you remove your tree stump using a shovel| you will still have the huge stump to discard as opposed to small chips. 
Most if not all Harriman NY landfills will not accept tree stumps. Grinding will leave you with a controlled pile of small-sized chips and dirt.
 Stump grinding will certainly make a much smaller hole rather than digging out the stump.
 Grinding will result in less disturbance to the surrounding 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 bigger animals. Removing a stump minimizes further spreading out of diseased wood to healthier trees and shrubs.

Protecting the value of your property

Tree stumps are unsightly and detract from the beauty and market value of your home or business property. Mowing your yard will be more convenient| faster and safer. Exposed stumps have the capacity to become a safety hazard for slip and fall injury personal injury lawsuits.

Definitely do not take risks removing tree stumps

Whatever you do| don’t ever hook a chain up to your car or truck and try to drag it out. Stumps possess extremely deep-seated root systems and you can twist the framework of your vehicle and even trigger the air bags. Chains can also bust resulting in damage to the vehicle or injury to nearby property or persons.

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