Stump Grinding New Hampton NY Tree Service Orange County New York 10958

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

Why you should remove tree stumps with a stump grinding service

The following post details the many reasons why you should choose Tommy Trees stump grinding services.

Stumps make it tough to replant in the same area

Stump grinding New Hampton NYTree roots usually stretch out in to the yard practically as far as the branches did on the live tree. By leaving the tree stump in place| the thicker roots are also left which makes it impossible to plant a new| replacement tree any where inside 10 ft of the old site. If you intend to replace that old shade tree with a new one| then the stump has to be ground up so as to create some space.

Aged tree roots take years to break down

Once a stump has been ground up| the roots deteriorate very quickly too. Roots connected to a stump appear to last much longer and can obstruct planting shrubs| flowers| and other landscaping features.

Suckers may break out

Particular trees do not really die when they’ve been felled| and will send up suckers the next year. These kinds of 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 parts of the root stump prevents the tree from turning into an unwanted 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 leading reason why a sizeable tree stump should be removed rather than 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 a hole approximately 6 feet deep| and that is just an accident waiting to occur anytime.

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

Tommy Trees is a fully insured tree service company which provides stump grinding and other tree services in New Hampton NY. What transpires if your landscaper or any 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 New Hampton 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 best and most efficient way to remove tree stumps.

Chemical treatments can take several months or years to work. 
Our stump grinder can easily chew out the roots to well beneath the ground level. 
Grinding the stump is much speedier and can normally be accomplished in well below an hour.


Manually digging 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 dispose of instead of small chips. 
Most if not all New Hampton NY landfills will decline tree stumps. Grinding will leave you with a controlled pile of compact chips and dirt.
 Stump grinding will make a much smaller hole than digging out the stump.
 Grinding will create less disruption to the encompassing 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 bigger animals. Removing a stump prevents further spreading of infected wood to healthy trees and shrubs.

Protecting the value of your property

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

Do not take risks removing tree stumps

No matter what you do| don’t hook a chain to your car and try to yank it out. They have extremely deep-seated root systems and you could very well twist the frame of your vehicle or even trigger the air bags. Chains might also bust causing damage to the vehicle or injury to nearby property or persons.

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