Stump Grinding Johnson NY Tree Service Orange County New York 10933

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

Why you should grind tree stumps with a stump grinding service

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

Stumps make it tough to replant in the same stump location

Stump grinding Johnson NYTree roots typically extend out into the yard almost as far 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 plant a new| replacement tree any where inside 10 ft of the existing location. If you wish to replace that old shade tree with a brand-new one| then the stump will need to be ground up for you to create some space.

Aged tree roots take a long time to break down

After a stump has been ground up| the roots break down very quickly as well. Roots attached to a stump appear to survive much longer and can get in the way of planting shrubs| flowers| and other landscaping amenities.

Suckers may break out

Various trees do not really die after they’ve been chopped down| and will send up suckers the subsequent year. These suckers are a bit like the multi headed Greek “Hydra” and rather than returning as one tree| will likely come back as ten or twenty new trees. Grinding down the stump and the thickest section of the root stump helps prevent the tree from developing into an unwanted addition to your yard. Ground out stumps are less likely to start re-growth of roots. Spreading roots can threaten sidewalks or foundations.

Potential for injury

The possibility for a cave-in or a sinkhole in the yard is the main reason why a substantial 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 actually a hole approximately 6 feet deep| which is simply an accident waiting to occur anytime.

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

Tommy Trees is a fully insured tree service company which provides stump grinding and other tree services in Johnson NY. What transpires if your gardener or one of the  workers gets 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 Johnson 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 easiest and most dependable way to remove tree stumps.

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


Manually excavating out tree stumps is extremely hazardous and labor intense

If you remove your tree stump using a shovel| you are going to still have the huge stump to discard rather than small chips. 
Most if not all Johnson NY landfills will decline tree stumps. Grinding will leave you with a measured heap of small-sized chips and soil.
 Stump grinding will make a much smaller hole than digging out the stump.
 Grinding will cause less disruption 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 protects against infestations of bees| wasps| hornets| termites| other insects| and even bigger animals. Removing a stump minimizes further proliferating of infected wood to healthy trees and shrubs.

Protecting the value of your property

Tree stumps are ugly and diminish the appeal and market value of your home or business property. Mowing your yard is going to be much easier| much faster and much safer. Exposed stumps have the capability to be a safety risk for slip and fall injury suits.

Definitely do not take risks removing tree stumps

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

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