What's involved with a tree inspection?
Any abnormalities found during these inspections, such as insect activity and/or spotted, deformed, discolored, or dead leaves and twigs, should be noted and monitored closely. If you are uncertain about what to do, contact Trees "R" Us, Inc if you are in the Chicagoland area for advice on treatment options.
Do you mulch?
Mulch is another key component to tree health....when done right otherwise it will do the oppostie and harm the tree. Mulching can reduce environmental stress by providing trees with a more
Organic Solutions, Inc., a subsidiary of Trees "R" Us, Inc. offers a wide variety of mulch at extremely competitive prices. Contact Organic Solutions, Inc. for more information or visit their website at www.organicsolutionsinc.net.
Did you know that the PH of your soil matter?
When dealing with a mature tree that provides considerable benefit and value to your landscape, it is worth the time and investment to have the soil tested for nutrient content and texture. An arborist from Trees "R" Us, Inc. can arrange to have your soil tested at a soil testing laboratory and recom- mend treatments based on the results.
Pruning is a necessity, but needs to be done right.
Pruning is often desirable or necessary to remove dead, diseased, or insect-infested branches and to
Pruning large trees requires special equipment, training, and experience. If the pruning work requires climbing, the use of a chain or hand saw, or the removal of large limbs, the use of personal safety equipment, such as protective eyewear and hearing protection, is a must. Arborists from Trees "R" Us, Inc. can assist in performing the job safely and reducing the risk of personal injury and damage to your property. We can also determine which type of pruning is necessary to maintain or improve the health, appearance, and safety of your trees.
Although tree removal is a last resort, there are circumstances when it is necessary. The professionally trained Trees "R" Us, Inc. arborists can help decide whether or not a tree should be removed and possess the skills and equipment to safely and efficiently remove trees. Removal is
• is dead, dying, or considered irreparably hazardous
• is causing an obstruction or is crowding and causing harm to other trees and the situation is impossible to correct through pruning
• is to be replaced by a more suitable specimen
• should be removed to allow for construction
With proper maintenance, trees can add aesthetic and economic value to your property. Poorly maintained trees, on the other hand, can be a significant liability. For more information on mature tree care and tree maintenance, contact Trees "R" Us, Inc. at 847-913-9069 or visit our website at www.treesrusinc.com. Trees "R" Us, Inc. services the Chicagoland area including the North Shore and Northwest Suburbs.
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