1. Hiring a Tree Removal Service

    When it finally comes time to pull down that huge tree in your yard that you’ve come to love and think of as part of the very landscape of your property, it can be a devastating moment. Now, a tree removal service will have to take their tool to the giant that’ guarded your yard for decades and hack it to bits. While you might get caught up in the thought of how empty your yard will look witho…Read More

  2. Recognizing and Handling Invasive Tree Species Part 2

    One of the most difficult parts of having a green thumb is controlling the things you don’t want growing in your garden. First, it’s just a sapling, and you’ll pull it up in the winter, and then suddenly you have a towering tree shading your home and your patio, and now you simply can’t remove it. After all, it’s a healthy tree, it really can’t be all that bad. As the tree has grown to…Read More

  3. Recognizing and Handling Invasive Tree Species

    Sometimes, our gardens get out of control and suddenly you have a towering tree or even a sprout of an invasive species growing in your yard. Try not to get to attached to these sprouts as many of these invasive species have unwanted attributes that will only cause problems down the road, like weak wood that will break in storms and littering your yard with suckers that will seed and destroy your …Read More

  4. Ask a Tree Trimming Expert: Is My Tree Diseased or Dying?

    Growing a tree from a sprout to a towering structure of strong wood and thick bark is an extremely rewarding experience. Trees are beautiful that stand as sentinels of some of our most memorable years and stunningly vivid memories of our time outside. When your tree starts to look a little less than healthy as the years progress, it can be easy to shrug it off as a mild change and nothing really s…Read More

  5. Why Tree Removal is Best Left to the Professionals: Part 2

    Welcome back to our blog series about the importance of calling professionals when it’s time to get your trees removed! In part one, we looked at some of the reasons that your general well-being is better off when the pros come. In this post, we’ll examine a few reasons why they’re just more qualified for the job, and why those qualifications are important. As tree experts in Shelby Townsend…Read More

  6. Why Tree Removal is Best Left to the Professionals: Part 1

    We get it—there’s that one tree on your property that needs to go. It might have been a tree that lived a long, healthy wonderful tree life that’s just reached the end of its time, it might be an invasive species that’s looking to undermine the authority of your current trees, or it could be a tree that has become a hazard to those around it—whatever the reason, sometimes it’s just tim…Read More

  7. Over Exposed Tree Roots

    Things that don’t require professional tree service Attempting to perform tree service on your own tree can always be a touch uncomfortable. Since it’s a living thing, it’s fragile and it’s hard to tell when you’re disrupting the delicate balance that your tree needs to survive. Don’t fret, some things need to be handled by a professional, and others don’t. If you have overexposed ro…Read More

  8. Winter Tree Trimming and Care

    If you’re lucky enough to have a tree in your backyard that you play with your kids under or sit and read a book in the spring while watching the leaves bud you’ll want to take great care of it.This tree is a part of the foundation of your home and the aspirations you have for the memories you’ll make there. Taking care of this tree should then be second nature. With winter now in full swing…Read More

  9. How to Get Rid of Autumn Leaves

    Here are some safe and environmentally-friendly leaf disposal methods Autumn is making its transition into winter, which is upsetting for a few reasons. Now, us Michiganders need to prepare for the long and cold winter up here in the Mitten, which is far from pleasant. One of the last things that we as home and business owners need to tend to before we can officially call it winter is clean up all…Read More

  10. Decorating Your Trees for Fall and Halloween

    Some fall decorations for your trees Hello, friends of Shelby Township and happy fall! As you can see, the air is feeling a bit crisper, night is creeping in a little bit earlier every day, and the leaves are evolving into their famous autumn hues that stuns the nation every single year. As a tree service here in Michigan, we’re especially in tune to what the fall brings to these magnificent pla…Read More