Stump Grinding Monroe NY Tree Service Orange County New York 10949

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 should get rid of tree stumps with a stump grinding service

The following blog post explains the many reasons why you should choose our stump grinding services.

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

Stump grinding Monroe NYTree root systems generally spread out into the yard just about as much as the branches did on the living tree. By leaving the tree stump in place| the thicker roots are also left behind making it impractical to start a new| replacement tree anywhere inside 10 feet of the old site. If you really want to replace that old shade tree with a fresh one| then the stump should be ground up for you to create some space.

Old tree roots take years to decompose

After a stump has been ground up| the roots break down quickly too. Roots connected to a stump appear to last much longer and can block planting shrubs| flowers| and various other landscaping features.

Suckers may break out

Specific trees do not really die after they’ve been chopped down| and will send up suckers the subsequent year. These suckers are a bit similar to the multi headed Greek “Hydra” and instead of 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 reduces the chances of 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 potential for a collapse or a sinkhole in the yard is the main reason why a substantial tree stump ought to be removed instead of 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 actually a hole some 6 feet deep| which is just an accident waiting to occur anytime.

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 happens if your gardener or one of the  workers gets hurt? Are these people 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 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 below the ground level. 
Grinding the stump is substantially faster and can commonly be accomplished in well below an hour.


Manually excavating out tree stumps is quite dangerous and work intensive

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 Monroe NY landfills will not accept tree stumps. Grinding will leave you with a measured pile of small-sized chips and dirt.
 Stump grinding will certainly make a considerably smaller hole rather than digging out the stump.
 Grinding will cause less disturbance to the surrounding area and landscaping.
You can also use the mulch to landscape.

Protect healthy trees from insects and disease

Stump grinding helps prevent infestations of bees| wasps| hornets| termites| other insects| and even larger animals. Removing a stump helps prevent further proliferating of infected wood to healthy trees and shrubs.

Protecting the value of your property

Tree stumps are unsightly and detract from the appeal and value of your home or business property. Mowing your yard will be much easier| a lot quicker and safer. Exposed stumps have the capability to become a safety hazard for slip and fall injury personal injury lawsuits.

Definitely do not take risks removing tree stumps

No matter what you do| never hook a chain up to your truck and attempt to yank it out. Stumps have extremely deep-seated root systems and you can twist the framework of your truck or even set off the air bags. Chains can also break resulting in damage to the vehicle or injury to nearby property or people.

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