Stump Grinding Monroe NY Tree Service Orange County New York 10950

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 grind tree stumps with a stump grinding service

The following article outlines 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 Monroe NYTree roots most likely extend out in to the yard nearly 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 difficult to plant a new| replacement tree anywhere within 10 ft of the old site. If you intend to replace that old shade tree with a new one| then the stump should be ground up in order to create some space.

Old tree roots take forever to decompose

After a stump has been ground up| the roots break down very quickly too. Roots connected to a stump seem to survive much longer and can get in the way of planting shrubs| flowers| and various other landscaping features.

Suckers may break out

Particular trees do not really die when they’ve been felled| and will send up suckers the subsequent 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 new trees. Grinding down the stump and the thickest parts of the root stump helps prevent the tree from turning into an undesirable 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 leading reason why a sizeable tree stump should 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 was not until a crack opened up in the stump that discovered beneath the stump was actually a hole some 6 feet deep| which is simply 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 landscaper or one of the  workers becomes hurt? Are these guys 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 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 substantially quicker and can generally be accomplished in well within an hour.


Physically digging out tree stumps is very dangerous and labor intense

If you remove your tree stump with a shovel| you are going to still have the huge stump to dispose of rather than small chips. 
Most if not all Monroe NY land fills will decline tree stumps. Grinding will leave you with a controlled mound of small-sized chips and dirt.
 Stump grinding will certainly make a considerably smaller hole compared to digging out the stump.
 Grinding will result in less disturbance to the bordering area and landscaping.
You can also use the mulch to landscape.

Protect healthy trees from insects and disease

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

Protecting the value of your property

Tree stumps are unsightly and diminish the beauty and market value of your home or business property. Mowing your yard will likely be easier| much faster and much safer. Exposed stumps have the potential to become a safety risk for slip and fall injury suits.

Don’t take risks removing tree stumps

What ever you do| do not hook a chain up to your truck and try to pull it out. Stumps have very deep-seated root systems and you might twist the frame of your motor vehicle or even trigger the air bags. Chains can also break causing damage to the vehicle or injury to close-by property or people.

Topic: Stump Grinding service Monroe NY