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

Why you ought to take out tree stumps with a stump grinding service

The following article details the many reasons why you should look at our stump grinding services.

Stumps make it tough to replant in the exact same location

Stump grinding Monroe NYTree root systems typically spread 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 which makes it impossible to start a new| replacement tree any where within 10 feet of the existing site. If you really want 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 forever to break down

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

Suckers may break out

Some trees do not really die when they’ve been felled| and will send up suckers the following year. These kinds of suckers are a little bit similar to the multi headed Greek “Hydra” and rather than coming back 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 developing into an unwelcome addition to your yard. Ground out stumps are less likely to start re-growth of roots. Spreading roots can endanger sidewalks or foundations.

Potential hazard for injury

The potential for a cave-in or a sinkhole in the yard is the greatest reason why a big tree stump ought to be removed rather than 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 started 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 Monroe NY property?

Tommy Trees is a fully insured tree service company which provides stump grinding and other tree services in Monroe NY. What transpires if your gardener or one 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 Monroe 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 efficient way to remove tree stumps.

Chemical applications 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 much faster and can typically be performed in well under an hour.


Physically excavating out tree stumps is quite hazardous and work intense

If you remove your tree stump with a shovel| you are going to still have the huge stump to discard rather than small chips. 
Most if not all Monroe NY landfills will decline tree stumps. Grinding will leave you with a measured heap of small chips and dirt.
 Stump grinding will definitely make a considerably smaller hole rather than digging out the stump.
 Grinding will create less disruption to the surrounding area and landscaping.
You can also utilize 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 defends against further proliferating 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 is going to be more convenient| faster and much safer. Exposed stumps have the potential to become a safety hazard for slip and fall injury suits.

Definitely do not take risks removing tree stumps

Regardless of what you do| do not hook a chain to your vehicle and try to pull it out. They have quite deep-seated root systems and you could twist the framework of your car or truck or even set off the air bags. Chains may also snap resulting in damage to the vehicle or injury to close-by property or persons.

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