Trees are constantly dealing with different changes in the environment and they have to deal with these changes or it would affect their overall health, structural integrity and even their appearance. With the help of a certified arborist and tree pruning services, the trees on your property can also receive the best care.
While some tree owners think that the steps to better care for their trees are just easy, but improper pruning can also result in decay, infestation, disease and worst death. DIY pruning can also be dangerous for you as the task will require dangerous equipment not to mention the difficulties of climbing and cutting down branches.
The job of an arborist
Windsail reduction. Trees can be hazardous at times, especially after a storm. Winds can also create property damage although wind can easily blow through during their dormant months in winter, during the spring and summer months, the canopy of the tree may act like a sail during wind storms. To protect the tree and your property, a certified arborist will selectively remove branches reduce a windsail. This will help the tree not to bend during heavy windstorms.
Crown raising. This will involve cutting, pruning and removal of the lower branches of the tree to encourage more growth in the upper branches. Arborists are more cautious when it comes to crown raising mature trees since pruning larger lower branches could affect the tree growth and leave behind an open wound that could also lead to decay and infestation.