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 remove tree stumps with a stump grinding service

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

Stumps make it difficult to replant in the same stump location

Stump grinding Westtown NYTree root systems frequently extend out into the yard nearly as far as the branches did on the live tree. By leaving the tree stump in place| the more thick roots are also left making it impossible to plant a new| replacement tree anywhere inside 10 ft of the old site. If you intend to replace that old shade tree with a different one| then the stump should be ground up so as to create some space.

Aged tree roots take forever to break down

Soon after a stump has been ground up| the roots break down swiftly also. Roots attached to a stump seem to last much longer and can hinder planting shrubs| flowers| and many other landscaping amenities.

Suckers may emerge

Various trees do not really die when they’ve been felled| and will send up suckers the ensuing year. These suckers are a little bit like the multi headed Greek “Hydra” and rather than returning as one tree| will likely come back as ten or twenty new trees. Grinding down the stump and the thickest portion of the root stump defends against the tree from turning into an unwelcome addition to your yard. Ground out stumps are less likely to start re-growth of roots. Expanding roots can endanger sidewalks or foundations.

Potential for injury

The possibility for a collapse or a sinkhole in the yard is the most significant reason why a large tree stump ought to be removed as opposed to 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 a hole approximately 6 feet deep| which is simply an accident waiting to occur anytime.

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 gardener or any of the  workers gets 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 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 treatments 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 much speedier and can typically be accomplished in well within an hour.


Physically digging out tree stumps is quite hazardous and labor intense

If you remove your tree stump using a shovel| you will still have the huge stump to discard instead of small chips. 
Most if not all Westtown NY landfills will decline tree stumps. Grinding will leave you with a measured heap of compact chips and soil.
 Stump grinding will make a considerably smaller hole than digging out the stump.
 Grinding will cause less disturbance 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| and 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 beauty and market value of your home or business property. Mowing your yard will likely be much easier| much faster and safer. Exposed stumps have the capacity to become a safety risk for slip and fall injury suits.

Warning do not take risks removing tree stumps

Regardless of what you do| don’t hook a chain up to your truck and attempt to yank it out. They have very deep root systems and you can twist the framework of your vehicle or even trigger the air bags. Chains might also give way causing damage to the vehicle or injury to nearby property or persons.

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