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

Why you should grind tree stumps with a stump removal service

The following blog post outlines the many reasons why you should look at our stump grinding services.

Stumps make it tough to replant in the exact same area

Tree roots commonly spread out in to the yard virtually as much as the branches did on the live tree. By leaving the tree stump in place| the thicker roots are also left behind making it difficult to start a new| replacement tree any where inside 10 ft of the existing site.

If you really want to replace that old shade tree with a different one| then the stump must be ground up so as to create some space.

Aged tree roots take a long time to degrade

After a stump has been ground up| the roots break down swiftly as well. Roots connected to a stump seem to survive much longer and can hinder planting shrubs| flowers| and other landscaping features.

Stump removal prevents suckers which can emerge

Some trees do not really die when they’ve been felled| and will send up suckers the following year. These suckers are a bit similar to the multi headed Greek “Hydra” and instead of coming back as one tree| will come back as ten or twenty new trees. Grinding down the stump and the thickest section of the root stump helps prevent the tree from becoming an unwanted 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 hazard for injury

The potential for a cave-in or a sinkhole in the yard is the most significant reason why a sizeable tree stump ought to be removed rather than 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| which is simply an accident waiting to occur anytime.

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

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

Chemical applications can take many months or years to work. Our stump grinder is able to chew out the roots to well below the ground level. Grinding the stump is much faster and can typically be executed in well below an hour.
Manually excavating out tree stumps is quite risky and labor intense
Should you remove your tree stump with a shovel| you will still have the huge stump to discard instead of small chips.  Most if not all New Milford NY land fills will not accept tree stumps. Grinding will leave you with a controlled pile of compact chips and dirt. Stump grinding will definitely make a much smaller hole 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.

Stump Removal can protect healthy trees from insects and disease

Stump grinding prevents infestations of bees| wasps| hornets| termites| other insects| and even larger animals. Removing a stump prevents further spreading out of diseased wood to healthy 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 be much easier| a lot quicker and much safer. Exposed stumps have the capability for being a safety threat for slip and fall injury personal injury lawsuits.

Definitely do not take risks removing tree stumps

What ever you do| don’t ever hook a chain to your truck and try to pull it out. They have very deep-seated root systems and you can twist the framework of your vehicle or even set off the air bags. Chains might also give way causing damage to the vehicle or injury to close-by property or persons.

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

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