Tree care and tree service tips written by a certified arborist:

  • what is the best season to prune a tree
  • best and worst trimming techniques
  • pest and disease prevention
  • planting and caring for trees
  • stump removal

 

What Is Magnolia Scale? Magnolia scale is a ½ inch long insect that attacks tulip...
Tree topping is a technique that costs more in the long run and has the...
Many times throughout my career I have had clients ask why it is necessary to...
More often than not, most people in Illinois tend to believe that pruning during fall...
Spring Tree Care Winter is finally gone, and it is that time you’ve been looking...
First and foremost, a leaning tree after a storm might represent an imminent hazard, so...
Do you treasure the value that trees add to your home? If yes, then you...
Oak trees are beloved by property owners – the presence of one or two such...
About The Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) This pest is something you hope you never have...
Just like humans do occasionally, trees get sick and recognizing the most common tree diseases...
If you own an oak tree, you will need to do regular pruning to keep...
Lightning strikes a huge number of urban trees each year. Recent storms in the Chicago...
Pruning is always an intimidating process, and when it comes to cutting down whole trees,...
Trees that shed their leaves annually, or deciduous trees enter a dormant state during fall...
Sometimes, it is hard to decide to remove dead wood from a tree, especially if...