Safety precautions for tree removal


Tree removal, while an essential process, can present some risks and hazards. You can mitigate these risks by taking some safety precautions, including: Inspect the area Before tree removal, you should inspect the area around the tree for any safety hazards. If your tree needs removal due to a bad storm, then there may be electrical wires and broken tree branches. Always inspect the tree to check whether broken branches lean over any power lines and it's structural integrity.

27 September 2019

Three Tips For Pruning Your Shrubs This Autumn


The hot days of summer are finally over, and now that autumn has arrived, it is time to take care of all garden maintenance before winter begins and your plants stop growing completely. If you are someone who wants to prune their shrubs but who has never tackled this task before, here are three tips to help get you started. If you do get stuck along the way, remember that your local arborist is able to help with both shrub and tree pruning advice.

25 April 2019

Wholesale Nursery – Consider These Native Plants to Brighten Up Your Garden


If your garden has started to lose its lustre and you are thinking of a complete makeover, you may want to deliberate on buying some new plants from your local wholesale nursery. However, it is also crucial to be aware of the needs that your new plants will have. For instance, exotic plants will immediately make your garden breathtaking, but these plants require hands-on maintenance to stay healthy. A better option for homeowners who are not inclined to spend hours on end in their garden is native plants.

18 November 2018

What can you do about overgrown trees?


Do you have a troublesome gum in your backyard, or perhaps you are working for a big commercial or government organisation that needs to talk to a tree lopper to arrange scheduled tree maintenance for a large area? Whatever your circumstances, you will need to find a fast and reliable team of arborists to take on the job and bring your trees under control. Pruning overgrown trees Are your trees running wild?

19 June 2018

Delightful but Dangerous Trees: 3 Attractive Trees That Are Deceptively Dangerous


The right tree planted in the right place will become a valuable asset to a property. In fact, a good tree is beneficial to the entire neighborhood, increasing its appeal and adding value to properties. However, the opposite is also true. A homeowner that selects a tree based solely on its looks may be in for an unpleasant surprise in a few years, once that tree matures. Tree Safety Trumps Tree Beauty

8 January 2018

Is Your Tree at Risk of Storm Damage? 4 Things to Consider


Australia can be subjected to ferocious tropical storms which bring heavy rain and high winds that can damage trees. If you have large trees on your property, you will want to make sure that it can survive in storm conditions. A weak or damaged tree can present a hazard to your safety and your property as it could lose branches or fall onto your home. Below is a guide to 4 things you should consider when assessing a tree.

11 July 2017

The Root Cause of Termite Infestation: How a Tree Stump's Dead Roots Create a Highway to Your Home


Living trees provide shade, shelter, and beauty, education for young ones, and even fruit and nuts. However, in return, a mature tree requires lots of water and nutrients. To find water and nutrients, trees send out roots in all directions. Some of these roots may make their way toward your home's foundations and sewage pipes. While living roots can sometimes pose a hazard to the foundation of your home, dead roots can put your entire home at risk.

29 May 2017