We offer affordable stump removal services to residential and commercial property owners in Middletown 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 Middletown NY property today.

Why you should take out tree stumps with a stump removal service

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

Stumps make it difficult to replant in the exact same location

Tree root systems frequently spread out in to the yard virtually as far as the branches did on the living tree. By leaving the tree stump in place| the thicker roots are also left behind which makes it impossible to plant a new| replacement tree any where within 10 ft of the existing location.

If you want to replace that old shade tree with a fresh one| then the stump needs to 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 very quickly too. Roots attached to a stump appear to last much longer and can hinder planting shrubs| flowers| and various landscaping features.

Stump removal prevents suckers which can break out

Some trees do not die after they’ve been chopped down| and will send up suckers the following year. These suckers are a bit like the multi headed Greek “Hydra” and rather than returning as one tree| will likely return as ten or twenty new trees. Grinding down the stump and the thickest parts of the root stump defends against the tree from developing 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.

Stump Removal lessens potential for injury

The possibility for a collapse or a sinkhole in the yard is the biggest reason why a sizeable tree stump ought to be removed as opposed to 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| which is simply an accident waiting to occur anytime.

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

Tommy Trees is a fully insured tree service company providing stump grinding and other tree services in Middletown NY. What happens if your gardener or any of the  workers gets hurt? Are these guys insured? Tommy Trees is an Orange County NY local company and has the expertise and knowledge for tree care and tree removal in Middletown 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 best and most effective way to remove tree stumps.

Chemical applications can take many months or years to work. Our stump grinder can chew out the roots to well beneath the ground level. Grinding the stump is substantially quicker and can usually be executed in well within an hour.
Physically digging out tree stumps is extremely hazardous and work intense
If you remove your tree stump with a shovel| you will still have the huge stump to discard rather than small chips.  Most if not all Middletown NY dumping grounds will decline tree stumps. Grinding will leave you with a controlled pile of small chips and dirt. Stump grinding will make a considerably smaller hole rather than digging out the stump. Grinding will create less disturbance to the surrounding area and landscaping. You can also use the mulch to landscape.

Stump Removal can protect healthy trees from insects and disease

Stump grinding prevents infestations of bees| wasps| hornets| termites| other insects| or even bigger animals. Removing a stump minimizes further spreading of infected wood to healthier trees and shrubs.

Stump Removal protects the value of your property

Tree stumps are unsightly and diminish the appeal and value of your home or business property. Mowing your yard will likely be easier| much faster and much safer. Exposed stumps have the capacity to be a safety threat for slip and fall injury personal injury lawsuits.

Don’t take risks removing tree stumps

No matter what you do| do not hook a chain to your truck and attempt to pull it out. They possess very deep-seated root systems and you could very well twist the frame of your car and even set off the air bags. Chains can also break causing damage to the vehicle or injury to close-by property or people.

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

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