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

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

The following article explains the many reasons why you should choose Tommy Trees stump grinding services.

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

Tree root systems frequently stretch out in to the yard almost as far as the branches did on the live tree. By leaving the tree stump in place| the thicker roots are also left which makes it difficult to plant a new| replacement tree any where within 10 feet of the old location.

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

Old tree roots take forever to decompose

After a stump has been ground up| the roots break down quickly also. Roots connected to a stump seem to last much longer and can get in the way of planting shrubs| flowers| and many other landscaping features.

Stump removal prevents suckers which can break out

Specific trees do not really die after they’ve been felled| and will send up suckers the next year. These suckers are a bit like the multi headed Greek “Hydra” and rather than returning as one tree| will likely come back as ten or twenty trees . Grinding down the stump and the thickest section of the root stump stops 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 for injury

The possibility for a cave-in or a sinkhole in the yard is the most significant reason why a large 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 started up in the stump that discovered beneath the stump was actually a hole approximately 6 feet deep| and that is simply an accident waiting to occur anytime.

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 gardener or any 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 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 efficient way to remove tree stumps.

Chemical applications can take several months or years to work. Our stump grinder is able to chew out the roots to well under the ground level. Grinding the stump is a lot speedier and can generally be executed in well within an hour.
Manually excavating out tree stumps is quite risky and labor intense
Should you dig out your tree stump with a shovel| you are going to still have the huge stump to dispose of rather than small chips.  Most if not all West Point NY land fills will not accept tree stumps. Grinding will leave you with a measured mound of small-sized chips and dirt. Stump grinding will definitely create a considerably smaller hole than digging out the stump. Grinding will result in less disruption to the bordering 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 defends against further proliferating of infected wood to healthy trees and shrubs.

Stump Removal protects the value of your property

Tree stumps are unsightly and detract from the appeal and value of your home or business property. Mowing your yard will be more convenient| much faster and much safer. Exposed stumps have the potential to be a safety risk for slip and fall injury personal injury lawsuits.

Don’t take risks removing tree stumps

Regardless of what you do| never hook a chain to your car and try to pull it out. They possess extremely deep root systems and you could very well twist the frame of your motor vehicle and even trigger the air bags. Chains can also give way resulting in damage to the vehicle or injury to close-by property or persons.

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

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