Snowstorm Damage Checklist

snowstorm damage on trees

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 significant and costly harm. Here’s what to do if your tree experiences snowstorm damage this season. Immediately Assess the Damage When a tree breaks or…

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How Can I Prevent Winter Tree Damage?

Winter Storm Damage for Trees

Here in Minnesota, winter can wreak havoc on our yards. Between heavy snowfalls, ice storms, and frequent blizzards, it’s no surprise that some of our trees can’t always withstand these harsh conditions. While it’s no fun to see your beloved trees damaged by snow and ice, there are steps you can take to prepare your trees for winter storms.

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How Do I Know When to Trim My Trees?

Trimming should be part of your tree’s regular maintenance program. Cleaning out weak, diseased, or dead limbs on a routine basis improves the look and safety of every tree in your yard. Trimming trees can be a dangerous task that should be overseen by experienced arborists. Here are a few signs to indicate when it’s…

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Is it Better to Grind a Stump or Remove it?

Stump Grinding

Winter and spring storms can cause irreparable damage to your trees. Whether your tree has been cut down or has fallen over, the stump will need to be removed. There are a couple methods to taking care of a tree stump: stump grinding and stump removal. Learning about both methods will help you determine which…

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Storm Damaged Tree Removal and Trimming

How to Determine If a Tree Can Be Saved After a Storm People often love and appreciate trees in their yard the way they love their pets. If and when something goes wrong, like a storm comes through and tries to knock a beloved tree down, the property owner feels bad. After all, we get…

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