Commonly Asked Questions: Winter Stump Grinding

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 large tree projects. Stump grinding is no easy task, and often comes with a variety of questions. To help our clients understand what stump grinding…

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Winter Pruning: 5 Reasons Why it’s Essential

winter pruning

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 hair to keep your strands healthy and strong. Just like your hair, your trees require the same amount of attention – and for the same…

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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 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 oncoming winter conditions. Here are our top three tips to follow as we move into the snowy season ahead.  Mulch the Base As true Midwesterners,…

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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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What Can I Do for My Trees in the Winter?

Winter Trees

Landscaping and tree services can be the furthest thing from people’s minds during the winter months – especially if your outdoor space is covered with snow. However, you don’t have to wait for spring to take care of your lawn, trees or any other issues you may have in the outdoors. Ivan’s Tree Service offers…

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