We offer affordable stump removal services to residential and commercial property owners in West Point NY and throughout Orange County New York.
Stump 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 West Point 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 consider our stump grinding services.
Stumps make it tough to replant in the same area
Tree roots frequently stretch out into the yard nearly as much as the branches did on the live tree. By leaving the tree stump in place| the more thick roots are also left making it unfeasible to start a new| replacement tree at any place within 10 ft of the existing site.
If you really want to replace that old shade tree with a new one| then the stump needs to be ground up in order to create some space.
￼Older tree roots take forever to decompose
Once a stump has been ground up| the roots deteriorate swiftly as well. Roots attached to a stump seem to last much longer and can hinder planting shrubs| flowers| and various landscaping amenities.
Stump removal prevents suckers which can emerge
Some trees do not really die after they’ve been chopped down| 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 return as ten or twenty trees . Grinding down the stump and the thickest portion of the root stump stops 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 threaten sidewalks or foundations.
Stump Removal lessens potential for injury
The possibility for a cave-in or a sinkhole in the yard is the leading reason why a large tree stump ought to be removed instead of 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 actually 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 West Point NY property?
Tommy Trees is a fully insured tree service company providing stump grinding and other tree services in West Point NY. What happens if your landscaper or any of the workers becomes 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 West Point 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 applications can take many months or years to work. Our stump grinder can easily chew out the roots to well under the ground level. Grinding the stump is much speedier and can normally be completed in well below an hour.
Manually excavating out tree stumps is extremely dangerous and work intensive
Should you dig out your tree stump using a shovel| you are going to still have the huge stump to discard instead of small chips. Most if not all West Point NY land fills will not accept tree stumps. Grinding will leave you with a controlled mound of little chips and dirt. Stump grinding will certainly make a much smaller hole rather than digging out the stump. Grinding will result in 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 bigger animals. Removing a stump minimizes further proliferating of diseased wood to healthy trees and shrubs.
Stump Removal protects the value of your property
Tree stumps are ugly and diminish the beauty and value of your home or business property. Mowing your yard will likely be much easier| a lot quicker and safer. Exposed stumps have the potential to become a safety threat for slip and fall injury personal injury lawsuits.
Definitely do not take risks removing tree stumps
No matter what you do| don’t ever hook a chain to your truck and try to pull it out. Stumps possess quite deep root systems and you can twist the framework of your car or even trigger the air bags. Chains might also bust causing damage to the vehicle or injury to close-by property or people.
Don’t hesitate to contact us for stump removal services in West Point NY today.
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