1. A Guide to Re-planting After Tree Removal

    In the Macomb area, we’re attached to our trees. They add to the glorious natural beauty surrounding us. They rim our lakes with stunning green and adorn our yards with color. So when your tree gets the bug that’s going around, or when they’ve reached the end of their lifespan and it’s time to invest in tree removal services for your favorite tree, it can be extremely disheartening. Seeing…Read More

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. The Tree Service You Need

    Tree cutting services may seem like something that only professionals can do well, but in the interim between having your trees worked on by the professionals, they’ll still need standard maintenance. Thus, Halo Tree Service has designed a guide to help you through some of the pruning and maintenance considerations you should go over before taking a pair of clippers to your mature trees. When yo…Read More

  7. Why Stump Grinding Is Better Than Stump Removal

    Shelby Township is known for its beautiful oak trees, which have been a staple in the Michigan ecosystem for centuries. With so many old trees covering the state, many are bound to topple, break or need to be cut down eventually, leaving their stumps behind to rot. While it’s tempting to leave your oak tree’s giant stump in your yard for your grandkids to play on, it’s important to realize t…Read More

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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