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

Why you should remove tree stumps with a stump grinding service

The following post outlines the many reasons why you should consider Tommy Trees stump grinding services.

Stumps make it difficult to replant in the same location

Stump grinding Warwick NYTree roots generally stretch out into the yard just about 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 unfeasible to start a new| replacement tree any where within 10 ft of the old location. If you wish to replace that old shade tree with a fresh one| then the stump will need to be ground up in order to create some space.

Older tree roots take a long time to decompose

After a stump has been ground up| the roots deteriorate swiftly as well. Roots attached to a stump appear to survive much longer and can obstruct planting shrubs| flowers| and various other landscaping features.

Suckers may come up

Some trees do not really die after they’ve been felled| and will send up suckers the subsequent year. These suckers are a little bit like the multi headed Greek “Hydra” and rather than returning as one tree| will return as ten or twenty new trees. Grinding down the stump and the thickest portion of the root stump prevents the tree from turning into an undesirable 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 collapse or a sinkhole in the yard is the leading reason why a substantial tree stump ought to be removed instead of being actually 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 approximately 6 feet deep| and that is simply an accident waiting to occur anytime.

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

Tommy Trees is a fully insured tree service company which provides stump grinding and other tree services in Warwick NY. What transpires if your gardener or one of the  workers becomes 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 Warwick 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 most convenient and most effective way to remove tree stumps.

Chemical applications can take several months or years to work. 
Our stump grinder can chew out the roots to well beneath the ground level. 
Grinding the stump is considerably faster and can generally be carried out in well under an hour.


Manually excavating out tree stumps is very risky and labor intensive

If you dig out your tree stump using a shovel| you will still have the huge stump to dispose of as opposed to small chips. 
Most if not all Warwick NY dumping grounds will not accept tree stumps. Grinding will leave you with a measured pile of small-sized chips and dirt.
 Stump grinding will certainly create a considerably smaller hole rather than digging out the stump.
 Grinding will result in less disturbance to the encompassing 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 bigger animals. Removing a stump prevents further spreading out of infected wood to healthier trees and shrubs.

Protecting the value of your property

Tree stumps are bad-looking and detract from the beauty and market value of your home or business property. Mowing your yard will likely be more convenient| a lot quicker and safer. Exposed stumps have the capacity for being a safety risk for slip and fall injury lawsuits.

Do not take risks removing tree stumps

Regardless of what you do| do not hook a chain to your truck and try to drag it out. Stumps possess quite deep-seated root systems and you could twist the frame of your vehicle or even trigger the air bags. Chains can also give way causing damage to the vehicle or injury to close-by property or persons.

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