Archive for July, 2011

How to Properly Trim Living Tree Branches

The first step to properly trim a living tree branch is to try and identify the branch collar. A branch collar is built up stem tissue that can be found at the underside of the base of a tree branch. It is important that when you prune a branch that you do not damage the [...]

What is a Prefessional Arborist?

When you have a leaky faucet, you call a plumber. When you have an electrical issue, you call an electrician. In the same way, when your tree, shrubs or lawn need cared for, the person you should consult is a professional arborist. An arborist is a tree and plant specialist. Arborists are trained in the [...]