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Stump Grinding Tools

Stump Grinding Tools

For When You’re Stumped on Removing a Stump

After a tree is cut down, most landscaping companies leave the stump unless removal is part of the initial quote. It's easy enough to get rid of it yourself with the right stump grinding tools. Read more

Smart DIY Tree Removal

Smart DIY Tree Removal

Safety Tips and Suggestions

For those who prefer doing all kinds of home improvement projects themselves, tree removal could be on that list, but only in certain conditions. Here are some smart DIY tree removal tips. Read more

How Much Tree Trimming is Too Much

Tree Trimming

How Much is Too Much

We all want to keep our plants healthy and thriving, so we water and mulch and prune, but sometimes we can get a little carried away. Tree trimming is an important part of maintenance, but removing too much can hurt your poor plants. Know when to say when, because your plant won't tell you until it's too late—and it dies. Read more

Identifying Black Knot

Identifying Black Knot

And What to do About it

If you have a plum, cherry, apricot, or chokecherry tree, you may already be familiar with black knot, but do you know what to do about it? Read on to find out. Read more

Cost of Tree Removal

Estimated Cost of Tree Removal

And Factors that Affect the Price

Pricing a tree removal project depends on many factors, including size of the tree and complexity of the job. The average cost just to remove a tree can range from $150 to $1,500, but other services—like stump removal—cost extra. While you won't know exactly how much everything will cost until you get your own specific estimate, there are ways to budget for the basics. Read more