We offer affordable stump removal services to residential and commercial property owners in Central Valley NY and throughout Orange County New York.

Stump removal service Orange County NY by Tommy TreesStump removal 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 Central Valley NY property today.

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

The following article explains the many reasons why you should choose Tommy Trees stump grinding service.

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

Tree roots generally extend out in to the yard almost as much as the branches did on the live tree. By leaving the tree stump in place| the thicker roots are also left making it unfeasible to start a new| replacement tree any where inside 10 ft of the existing location.

If you wish to replace that old shade tree with a brand-new one| then the stump must be ground up so as to create some space.

Older tree roots take a long time to break down

After a stump has been ground up| the roots break down quickly also. Roots attached to a stump appear to last much longer and can obstruct planting shrubs| flowers| and various landscaping amenities.

Stump removal prevents suckers which can emerge

Specific trees do not really die when they’ve been chopped down| and will send up suckers the subsequent year. These suckers are a little bit like the multi headed Greek “Hydra” and instead of returning as one tree| will likely return as ten or twenty new trees. Grinding down the stump and the thickest portion of the root stump helps prevent the tree from developing into an unwanted addition to your yard. Ground out stumps are less likely to start re-growth of roots. Expanding roots can threaten sidewalks or foundations.

Stump Removal lessens potential for injury

The possibility for a collapse or a sinkhole in the yard is the primary reason why a large tree stump should be removed rather than being actually 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 a hole approximately 6 feet deep| which is just an accident waiting to occur anytime.

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

Tommy Trees is a fully insured tree service company providing stump grinding and other tree services in Central Valley NY. What happens if your landscaper or any of the  workers becomes hurt? Are they insured? Tommy Trees is an Orange County NY local company and has the expertise and knowledge for tree care and tree removal in Central Valley 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 Orange County NY residents.

Stump grinding is the easiest and most dependable way to remove tree stumps.

Chemical treatments can take quite a few months or years to work. Our stump grinder can easily chew out the roots to well below the ground level. Grinding the stump is substantially faster and can normally be completed in well below an hour.
Manually digging out tree stumps is extremely dangerous and labor intense
Should you dig out your tree stump using a shovel| you are going to still have the huge stump to dispose of rather than small chips.  Most if not all Central Valley NY dumping grounds will decline tree stumps. Grinding will leave you with a controlled heap of little chips and soil. Stump grinding will certainly make a much smaller hole rather than digging out the stump. Grinding will result in less disruption to the surrounding area and landscaping. You can also make use of the mulch to landscape.

Stump Removal can protect healthy trees from insects and disease

Stump grinding protects against infestations of bees| wasps| hornets| termites| other insects| or even bigger animals. Removing a stump prevents further proliferating of diseased wood to healthy trees and shrubs.

Stump Removal protects the value of your property

Tree stumps are unsightly and diminish the beauty and market value of your home or business property. Mowing your yard is going to be more convenient| faster and much safer. Exposed stumps have the potential to become a safety risk for slip and fall injury suits.

Warning do not take risks removing tree stumps

Regardless of what you do| do not hook a chain to your vehicle and attempt to drag it out. They have extremely deep root systems and you could very well twist the framework of your car or truck or even set off the air bags. Chains may also bust causing damage to the vehicle or injury to close-by property or persons.

Don’t hesitate to contact us for stump removal services in Central Valley NY today.

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