Care for your trees needs to be done by skilled, trained and insured professionals, both for the health and beauty of your trees and for your personal safety. Ever year both tree care workers and homeowners are killed performing unsafe tree work. For your personal safety and financial protection, hire a tree care company that is professional.
Many Houston area pine trees are being attacked by Pine Beetles. Embark Services's trained and ISA Certified Arborists can provide a comprehensive plan to help protect your trees from damaging Pine Beetle infestation. We not only provide free estimates for the removal of damaged trees, we can also help you determine the proper course of action to maintain and protect your trees to ensure their health and beauty for years to come.
The Houston area is known for hot, dry weather and this summer is shaping up to be no exception. While your lawn may provide more obvious signs of drought stress, your trees may also be quietly suffering. Here are a few signs to look for and what you can do to help:
Signs of drought stress in your trees may appear quickly or gradually (over a period of years) and may include:
1. Leaves which are wilting, curling, yellowing
2. Deciduous leaves may turn brown on the edges or between the veins
For much of Houston's urban forest, spring 2009 will be a much needed rebirth following the damage left behind by Hurricane Ike. In contrast to the blossoming green hue, however, are the reminders of those destructive winds. Many homeowners and property managers are just now finding evidence of damage as portions of their trees' canopies fail to emerge with new growth.