Tree Removal and Stump Grinding
Tree services can be put together to include all services that are done with the main aim of taking care for the trees which can be found both in natural and built environments and include services such as pruning, trimming, thinning, felling, tree removal as well as stump grinding. Those that are in the timber industry can be involved in doing tree services mostly tree removal to obtain raw materials for their industries. Tree services are important as they help remove trees or branches that are infested by pests and also to enhance visibility more so if the trees are on the roadside. Tree services require one to have the protective gear and also observe some safety regulations to avoid accidents that can easily be avoided. Tree services require the use of appropriate tools in pruning, trimming, thinning, felling, tree removal, stump grinding among other services. Tree services mostly take place in built environments which include roadside, urban as well as suburban landscapes.
Tree removal is part of tree services offered. When risks to the health of surrounding vegetation, trees, and people outweigh the benefits of a given tree, tree removal is usually the last option. Aesthetics of a given landscape is usually paramount and any tree that does not enhance it is usually removed. Properly trained and qualified professionals are required to remove a tree to avoid damage to the surrounding plants and structure. Tree removal depends on the landscape condition, the structure of its branches as well as the state of the given tree. Special tools are used to remove a tree to ensure that the surrounding vegetation and structures such as buildings, powerline cables, and telephone cables are protected. Removing a tree promotes the health of the surrounding trees and vegetation mostly the competing one making them develop well.
Once a tree is removed, a stump is usually left behind which needs to be removed. A stump is usually removed through stump grinding where it is crushed in to small disposable pieces. A stump grinder or a stump cutter is used in stumped grinding where it is fitted with a high speed rotating cutting disc which cuts the stump and the roots into very small pieces. Stump grinding is important in avoiding pests which may come about when the stump is left to decay for several years mostly the termites. A stumps has also high chances for suckers o develop which do not have a good appearance hence stump grinding ensures that they do not sprout hence enhance appearance of a landscape.
Removing a tree is not usually a very easy decision to make hence ways of avoiding it should be sought during tree developing. Proper maintenance of trees helps ensure that the trees maintain their vigor and they also live for a long time.