Stump Grinding Mountainville NY Tree Service Orange County New York 10953

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

Why you should grind tree stumps with a stump grinding service

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

Stumps make it tough to replant in the same area

Stump grinding Mountainville NYTree root systems generally extend out in to the yard virtually as far as the branches did on the living tree. By leaving the tree stump in place| the more thick roots are also left making it impossible to start a new| replacement tree at any place inside 10 feet of the old site. If you really want to replace that old shade tree with a new one| then the stump ought to be ground up in order to create some space.

Old tree roots take years to break down

After a stump has been ground up| the roots break down swiftly as well. Roots attached to a stump seem to last much longer and can block planting shrubs| flowers| and various landscaping amenities.

Suckers may break out

Particular 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 returning as one tree| will come back 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 unwanted addition to your yard. Ground out stumps are less likely to start re-growth of roots. Expanding roots can endanger sidewalks or foundations.

Potential hazard for injury

The possibility for a cave-in or a sinkhole in the yard is the top reason why a substantial tree stump ought to be removed instead of 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 opened up in the stump that discovered beneath the stump was a hole some 6 feet deep| and that is simply an accident waiting to happen.

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

Tommy Trees is a fully insured tree service company which provides stump grinding and other tree services in Mountainville NY. What happens if your landscaper or any of the  workers becomes 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 Mountainville 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 effective way to remove tree stumps.

Chemical treatments can take many months or years to work. 
Our stump grinder can chew out the roots to well below the ground level. 
Grinding the stump is much speedier and can generally be performed in well below an hour.


Physically digging out tree stumps is extremely hazardous and labor intense

If you dig out your tree stump with a shovel| you are going to still have the huge stump to dispose of instead of small chips. 
Most if not all Mountainville NY land fills will not accept tree stumps. Grinding will leave you with a measured mound of little chips and dirt.
 Stump grinding will certainly make a much smaller hole compared to digging out the stump.
 Grinding will create 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 prevents infestations of bees| wasps| hornets| termites| other insects| or even bigger animals. Removing a stump reduces the chances of further proliferating of infected wood to healthier trees and shrubs.

Protecting the value of your property

Tree stumps are bad-looking and detract from the appeal and market value of your home or business property. Mowing your yard will likely be easier| a lot quicker and safer. Exposed stumps have the potential for being a safety hazard for slip and fall injury law suits.

Definitely do not take risks removing tree stumps

Regardless of what you do| do not hook a chain up to your car or truck and attempt to drag it out. Stumps possess extremely deep root systems and you could twist the frame of your truck and even set off the air bags. Chains can also give way resulting in damage to the vehicle or injury to nearby property or people.

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