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

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

The following article details the many reasons why you should look at Tommy Trees stump grinding service.

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

Tree root systems most likely spread out into the yard just about as much as the branches did on the live tree. By leaving the tree stump in place| the more thick roots are also left which makes it difficult to start a new| replacement tree anywhere within 10 ft of the old location.

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

Older tree roots take a long time to degrade

After a stump has been ground up| the roots deteriorate very quickly also. Roots attached to a stump seem to survive much longer and can get in the way of planting shrubs| flowers| and many other landscaping features.

Stump removal prevents suckers which can spring up

Certain trees do not die after they’ve been felled| and will send up suckers the next year. These kinds of suckers are a bit like the multi headed Greek “Hydra” and rather than coming back as one tree| will likely return as ten or twenty new trees. Grinding down the stump and the thickest portion of the root stump stops 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.

Stump Removal lessens potential for injury

The potential for a cave-in or a sinkhole in the yard is the most important reason why a big tree stump should 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 started up in the stump that discovered beneath the stump was a hole some 6 feet deep| and that is just an accident waiting to happen.

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

Tommy Trees is a fully insured tree service company providing stump grinding and other tree services in Sterling Forest NY. What transpires if your gardener or one of the  workers gets hurt? Are these companies insured? Tommy Trees is an Orange County NY local company and has the expertise and knowledge for tree care and tree removal in Sterling Forest 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 dependable way to remove tree stumps.

Chemical applications 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 a lot faster and can normally be carried out in well below an hour.
Manually excavating out tree stumps is extremely risky and labor intensive
Should you dig out your tree stump using a shovel| you will still have the huge stump to discard as opposed to small chips.  Most if not all Sterling Forest NY landfills will decline tree stumps. Grinding will leave you with a measured mound of small chips and dirt. Stump grinding will definitely 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| and even larger animals. Removing a stump minimizes the risk of further spreading out of infected wood to healthier trees and shrubs.

Stump Removal protects the value of your property

Tree stumps are ugly and detract from the appeal and value of your home or business property. Mowing your yard will be more convenient| a lot quicker and much safer. Exposed stumps have the capacity to become a safety threat for slip and fall injury personal injury lawsuits.

Warning do not take risks removing tree stumps

Whatever you do| don’t ever hook a chain up to your vehicle and try to yank it out. They have very deep-seated root systems and you might twist the frame of your vehicle or even set off the air bags. Chains may also snap causing damage to the vehicle or injury to nearby property or people.

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

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