summer tree pruning

Should I Prune My Tree in Summer?

“Can I schedule my summer tree pruning?” is a question we’re frequently asked. The short answer to this would be, you can. But the more realistic answer would be, you…

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spring tree care

‘Tree’ Rules to Follow This Rainy Season

The snow has officially melted, leaving many Minnesota lawns and trees looking dead, dull, and in need of serious care. Although it may be tempting to immediately start on spring…

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leaning tree

Why is my Tree Leaning?

Leaning trees can become a major safety hazard if left untreated. We’ve seen customers face costly damage to their homes and cars due to fallen trees and heavy limbs. If…

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stump grinding

Commonly Asked Questions: Winter Stump Grinding

Did you miss out on removing that pesky stump in your yard last fall? You’re in luck! With Ivan’s Tree Service, it’s never too late to take care of your…

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winter pruning

Winter Pruning: 5 Reasons Why it’s Essential

Can you imagine going a whole year without getting a hair cut? Think of how long (and maybe even scruffy) your hair would grow. Hairstylists often suggest frequently trimming your…

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snowstorm damage on trees

Snowstorm Damage Checklist

Living in the Midwest, heavy snow and ice storms are more common than we’d like. Heavy buildup of snow and ice on our homes, cars, bushes, and trees can cause…

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What to do with Your Christmas Tree After Christmas is Over

What to do with Your Christmas Tree After Christmas is Over

As the holidays come to an end, many find themselves wondering what to do with their Christmas tree. Whether you prefer to dispose of your Christmas tree through your local…

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How to Prepare Your Yard for Winter

How to Prepare Your Yard for Winter

As much as we may not like to admit, winter is quickly approaching. As we begin to change seasons, it’s important to make sure your tree is prepared for the…

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3 Reasons to Break out the Rake this Fall

3 Reasons to Break out the Rake this Fall

One of the best times of the year are when leaves begin to change color and fall from the trees. Many will go on trips and drives just to admire…

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3 Ways to Know You Need to Call a Professional Tree Care Company

3 Ways to Know You Need to Call a Professional Tree Care Company

Major tree work is a very dangerous job and should be performed only by professionals. Sometimes knowing whether or not your tree needs professional work can be difficult. Here are…

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