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08 May 2015
The Dangers of Unsafe Trees, Part Two

The Dangers of Unsafe Trees, Part Two

Some of the most important assets on our property are the healthy and vibrant shade trees we enjoy. In our previous blog post, we discussed how trees on residential properties could become unsafe over time, either because of disease, damage, or uneven growth. In part two in our series on unsafe trees, we'll focus on specifically how unsafe trees can threaten people, vehicles, and nearby property.

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01 May 2015
The Dangers of Unsafe Trees, Part One

The Dangers of Unsafe Trees, Part One

Residential property owners will often make improvements and upgrades to make their landscape as safe as possible. However, trees on residential properties can sometimes pose a threat to pedestrians, vehicles, and nearby structures. In this two-part blog series, we'll first look at three ways trees can become unsafe over time, and then highlight three ways unsafe trees can pose a threat to residential properties.

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21 Apr 2015
Why Is Our Tree Not Growing?

Why Is Our Tree Not Growing?

With the arrival of spring several weeks ago, many Houston property owners have begun to see increased growth in lawns, gardens, and trees. Unfortunately for some Houston homeowners, spring may have revealed a lack of growth, causing concern for these owners. There are several causes for why a tree might not be growing new leaves or branches, which we will discuss in today's blog post. Hopefully, if your tree is experiencing little to no spring time growth, you can get your tree the help it needs to recover and begin growing again.

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17 Apr 2015
Three Ways Trees Can Be Hurt By Poor Tree Pruning

Three Ways Trees Can Be Hurt By Poor Tree Pruning

While trees that grow naturally in forests and other wooded areas live just fine without regular maintenance, trees planted in our urban city depend on tree pruning and other routine tree care in order to thrive. Unfortunately, not all tree maintenance is performed the correct way, and trees and their property owners can pay the price of poor tree pruning. In today's blog post, we'll focus on three ways trees can be damaged by poor tree pruning, and what property owners can do to ensure their trees get proper care and maintenance.

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14 Apr 2015
Do I Need To Feed My Trees?

Do I Need To Feed My Trees?

Around this time of year, many Houston homeowners begin to notice their lawns and trees growing at a faster rate due to the warmer weather. While many property owners know that springtime means it's time to feed their lawn and protect it from weeds, very few actually know that trees need to be fed as well to ensure healthy growth and protection from the elements. In today's blog post, we'll look at three important reasons to feed the trees on your property and their immediate and long-term benefits.

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10 Apr 2015
How Adding Trees Can Improve Your Health

How Adding Trees Can Improve Your Health

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Americans are eager for new ways to improve their health, whether through new exercise routines, diet changes, or trying new vitamins or supplements. Another way people can make small improvements in their health while also improving their property is through the addition of trees to residential properties. Trees offer various types of health benefits and added value to property owners. In today's blog post, we'll look at three primary ways trees can positively impact an individual's long-term health, as well as their property.

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27 Mar 2015
How To Protect Your Property From Invasive Insects and Diseases

How To Protect Your Property From Invasive Insects and Diseases

From afar, a residential property might look like the pinnacle of health and beauty because of regular maintenance and beautiful landscaping. However, there may be hidden dangers threatening the health and beauty of a property. No matter how much time and energy we have invested in the health and beauty of our lawn and trees, the reality is that invasive insects and diseases can attack them at any time.

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06 Mar 2015
Three Ways To Prepare Your Trees For Spring

Three Ways To Prepare Your Trees For Spring

When it comes to keeping your property healthy, it's important to note that trees should never be overlooked when it comes to springtime preparation. Trees need just as much care and maintenance as lawns and gardens, especially if they are exotic, large, or valuable trees. In today's blog post, we'll highlight three specific ways trees should be prepared for spring growth to ensure optimal health and beauty.

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24 Feb 2015
Does My Tree Need Lightning Protection?

Does My Tree Need Lightning Protection?

For residential property owners, trees are some of the most prominent and valuable parts of the landscape. Unfortunately, trees can suffer damage from a variety of sources, such as high winds, heavy rains, and invasive insects. While trees cannot be completely protected from these problems, tree owners do have options when it comes to protecting trees from other kinds of damage, such as lightning damage.

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17 Feb 2015
What Can Tree Evaluations Reveal About Your Tree?

What Can Tree Evaluations Reveal About Your Tree?

Routine checkups help us learn the current state of our personal health, and if changes are needed, such as increased exercise, a change in diet, or taking medicine to treat an ailment. Our trees can also benefit from regular tree evaluations by Certified Arborists to inspect all areas of the tree to ensure they remain in optimal health throughout their life. In today's blog post, we'll look at what tree evaluations can reveal about our tree's health, stability and beauty.

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