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

Why you ought to take out tree stumps with a stump removal service

The following blog post explains the many reasons why you should look at Tommy Trees stump grinding services.

Stumps make it difficult to replant in the exact same location

Tree root systems typically spread out into the yard just about as much 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 difficult to plant a new| replacement tree any where inside 10 feet of the old site.

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

Older tree roots take forever to break down

Soon after a stump has been ground up| the roots break down very quickly as well. Roots attached to a stump appear to survive much longer and can hinder planting shrubs| flowers| and other landscaping amenities.

Stump removal prevents suckers which can spring up

Certain trees do not really die when they’ve been felled| and will send up suckers the ensuing year. These suckers are a little bit similar to 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 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. Spreading 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 sizeable tree stump should be removed as opposed to 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 was not until a crack opened up in the stump that discovered beneath the stump was actually a hole approximately 6 feet deep| which is just an accident waiting to happen.

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

Tommy Trees is a fully insured tree service company providing stump grinding and other tree services in Port Jervis NY. What transpires if your gardener or one 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 Port Jervis 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 most convenient and most dependable 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 considerably faster and can usually be completed in well below an hour.
Physically excavating out tree stumps is very hazardous and labor intensive
If you dig out your tree stump with a shovel| you are going to still have the huge stump to dispose of instead of small chips.  Most if not all Port Jervis NY dumping grounds will not accept tree stumps. Grinding will leave you with a controlled mound of little chips and soil. Stump grinding will create a much smaller hole compared to digging out the stump. Grinding will result in less disruption to the surrounding area and landscaping. You can also utilize 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 larger animals. Removing a stump defends against further proliferating of infected wood to healthy trees and shrubs.

Stump Removal protects 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 will likely be easier| a lot quicker and safer. Exposed stumps have the capability for being a safety risk for slip and fall injury lawsuits.

Warning do not take risks removing tree stumps

Regardless of what you do| never hook a chain up to your truck and try to yank it out. Stumps have very deep root systems and you could very well twist the frame of your car or truck and even trigger the air bags. Chains may 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 Port Jervis NY today.

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