Tree Service Blog - Lafayette, IN
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September is here and fall is around the corner! The leaves are dimming from lush shades of green to the crisp red and brilliant gold pigments of autumn. Fading trees are one of the most iconic symbols of fall, and enlisting the help of your Lafayette, IN tree service experts is the perfect way to help prepare them for the upcoming season. The Root of It All The roots are the foundation of your tree’s life. They are the gateway to key nutrients your tree needs to survive during the frigid months. Taking active steps to preserve the health of…Read More
The smell of your coffee envelops your nose as you raise the mug to your mouth and take a sip. As you glance out of your kitchen window, you see the first rays of the morning sun shining lazily on your backyard while a light mist covers the landscape. Your beautiful flower garden, cozy coy pound, and delicate patio still lay in the shadows. The only thing catching the sun this early is the stump left behind from the diseased oak tree you chopped down two months ago… You. Hate. That. Stump. Your husband, Randy, keeps telling you not to…Read More
There goes your neighbor Bob again, heading to the garage. That shirt he’s wearing may have been cool in the 80s but now it fits like an unsightly crop top. Great…another day of watching him tinker on nothing in particular—in full view of your house. As you glance down at your row of newly planted saplings, you can’t help but fantasize about the future. One day these trees will be mammoth—blocking Bob and all of his peculiar activities. But for now, you must keep them healthy and alive…which is no small task in this summer heat. Don’t worry—You won’t be…Read More
If you’ve ever shaken a tree branch when it’s wet, you remember the impact of the water droplets and the shock of suddenly being rained upon. It’s true that the rains of spring can push down tree branches so they’re touching the grass or grazing the roof of the neighbor’s house. It’s dangerous enough having trees tower above adjacent properties and over power lines. The weight of pouring rain is stress enough for the average tree, so the addition of heavy winds and lightning puts itself and surrounding structures at risk. And it doesn’t always take a strong storm for…Read More
A storm passed the night before, and you’re out in the yard to check for damages while you fetch the paper. You can only hope you’re dealing with scattered branches and twigs, but you heard the wind howling last night while you tried to drift off to sleep. It brings to mind the last time a storm came through, when a falling branch almost clipped your car as you pulled in the driveway. Thunderstorms are just one scenario that makes dead-wooding a crucial part of the upcoming storm season. Dead-wooding is a type of tree trimming, and there are a…Read More