Stump Grinding Westtown NY Tree Service Orange County New York 10998

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

Why you ought to get rid of tree stumps with a stump grinding service

The following article outlines the many reasons why you should consider Tommy Trees stump grinding service.

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

Stump grinding Westtown NYTree root systems frequently extend out into the yard practically as far as the branches did on the living tree. By leaving the tree stump in place| the more thick roots are also left which makes it impossible to start a new| replacement tree any where within 10 feet of the old location. If you want to replace that old shade tree with a different one| then the stump will need to be ground up so as to create some space.

Old tree roots take years to break down

Once a stump has been ground up| the roots deteriorate quickly as well. Roots attached to a stump appear to survive much longer and can get in the way of planting shrubs| flowers| and many other landscaping features.

Suckers may spring up

Particular trees do not die when 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 rather than coming back as one tree| will come back as ten or twenty trees . Grinding down the stump and the thickest section of the root stump defends against 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 endanger sidewalks or foundations.

Potential hazard for injury

The potential for a cave-in or a sinkhole in the yard is the greatest reason why a sizeable tree stump should be removed as opposed to 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 wasn’t 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 happen.

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

Tommy Trees is a fully insured tree service company which provides stump grinding and other tree services in Westtown NY. What happens if your landscaper 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 Westtown 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 quite a few months or years to work. 
Our stump grinder can chew out the roots to well beneath the ground level. 
Grinding the stump is considerably speedier and can commonly be performed in well under an hour.


Manually excavating out tree stumps is extremely hazardous and work intense

If you dig out 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 Westtown NY landfills will decline tree stumps. Grinding will leave you with a measured mound of small-sized chips and soil.
 Stump grinding will certainly make a much smaller hole rather than digging out the stump.
 Grinding will create less disruption to the surrounding area and landscaping.
You can also make use of the mulch to landscape.

Protect healthy trees from insects and disease

Stump grinding helps prevent infestations of bees| wasps| hornets| termites| other insects| or even bigger animals. Removing a stump minimizes further proliferating of infected wood to healthy 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 is going to be more convenient| much faster and much safer. Exposed stumps have the capability to be a safety hazard for slip and fall injury personal injury lawsuits.

Do not take risks removing tree stumps

Whatever you do| don’t ever hook a chain to your truck and attempt to pull it out. Stumps possess extremely deep-seated root systems and you can twist the frame of your vehicle and even set off the air bags. Chains may also snap causing damage to the vehicle or injury to nearby property or people.

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