Although trees can be a major asset to your yard, there are reasons why you may need to remove one from your yard. Tackling those stubborn tree roots can feel like waging war against nature itself. Whether you’re trying to reclaim your backyard for a new project or simply tired of tripping over those pesky […]
Trees are high-value garden assets on any property. Having a large oak in your yard can add to your property’s curb appeal. Also, trees can increase the property value of your home. However, incorrect positioning of it can present significant risks to your home. When a tree gets big, it can leave branches hanging over
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If you have a tree in your yard that ends up falling on a wall, your home, or worse – the neighbor’s property, you could end up paying thousands to repair the damage. That’s a nightmare scenario for any homeowner. But how can you tell if a tree is going to fall over? What are
From the towering cottonwoods to the sprawling oaks, trees are more than just part of Nebraska’s stunning landscape – they’re wrapped up in their own unique set of rules! It’s not just about leaves and branches; it’s about the dos and don’ts, the rights and responsibilities, all rooted in the state’s legal framework. Keep reading
Falling tree branches can be a serious risk, especially during certain times of the year when storms are at their height. Sometimes, trees haven’t been maintained for long enough and can cause a fall. Do you know what to do when a branch breaks off a tree? Keep reading to find out exactly what to
Christmas decorations are part of what makes the holiday season so magical. Decorating the tree every year is usually a major part of the fun for everyone. But it’s not all about fun and games when it comes to hanging Christmas decorations on your outdoor trees. If you’re wondering whether or not Christmas decorations will
Trees can cause serious injury during summer storms with high winds or winter snowstorms. They can also cause serious damage to property or a neighbor’s property. Falling trees can cause thousands of dollars worth of damage. What should you do if a tree falls on your house, and whose responsibility does it become to fix
Mushrooms are the most abundant living beings on planet Earth. While mushrooms are amazing organisms, if they show up on your tree, it’s a sign of a major problem. When mushrooms pop up on trees, it’s a sign that the fungus already has an established network inside the tree, eating it from the inside out.
Trees are a vital part of our world. They not only add to the beauty of our environment, but they also play a key role in maintaining ecosystems across the planet. From generating oxygen to filtering out pollutants, and from offering shade to providing homes for various types of fauna, trees are vital to the