We offer affordable stump removal services to residential and commercial property owners in Westtown 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 Westtown NY property today.
Why you ought to clear away tree stumps with a stump removal service
The following blog post details the many reasons why you should consider our stump grinding service.
Stumps make it tough to replant in the same area
Tree roots typically stretch out into the yard almost as much as the branches did on the living tree. By leaving the tree stump in place| the thicker roots are also left which makes it unfeasible to plant a new| replacement tree any where inside 10 ft of the existing location.
If you intend to replace that old shade tree with a different one| then the stump needs to be ground up so as to create some space.
￼Older tree roots take a long time to break down
Once a stump has been ground up| the roots break down very quickly too. Roots attached to a stump appear to last much longer and can get in the way of planting shrubs| flowers| and various landscaping features.
Stump removal prevents suckers which can emerge
Specific trees do not really die when they’ve been felled| and will send up suckers the following year. These kinds of suckers are a little bit like the multi headed Greek “Hydra” and rather than 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 defends against the tree from developing into an unwelcome 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 hazard for injury
The potential for a cave-in or a sinkhole in the yard is the leading reason why a large tree stump ought to 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 some 6 feet deep| which is just an accident waiting to occur anytime.
Why use Tommy Trees to grind out tree stumps on your Westtown NY property?
Tommy Trees is a fully insured tree service company providing stump grinding and other tree services in Westtown 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 Westtown 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 treatments 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 quicker and can normally be carried out in well within an hour.
Physically excavating out tree stumps is extremely hazardous and labor intensive
Should you dig out your tree stump with a shovel| you will still have the huge stump to dispose of as opposed to small chips. Most if not all Westtown NY landfills will decline tree stumps. Grinding will leave you with a controlled pile of compact chips and dirt. Stump grinding will create a considerably smaller hole compared to 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 protects against infestations of bees| wasps| hornets| termites| other insects| and even bigger animals. Removing a stump defends against further spreading out of infected wood to healthier trees and shrubs.
Stump Removal protects the value of your property
Tree stumps are unsightly and detract from the appeal and market value of your home or business property. Mowing your yard will likely be more convenient| faster and safer. Exposed stumps have the capability for being a safety threat for slip and fall injury personal injury lawsuits.
Don’t take risks removing tree stumps
Regardless of what you do| don’t ever hook a chain to your car or truck and attempt to yank it out. Stumps have very deep-seated root systems and you can twist the framework of your car or truck or even trigger the air bags. Chains can also give way causing damage to the vehicle or injury to close-by property or people.
Don’t hesitate to contact us for stump removal services in Westtown NY today.
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