Tree Service Blog - Lafayette, IN
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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
Winter is winding down, making way for the spring. As the atmosphere adjusts to this change, you may notice dark clouds rolling in on one lovely evening. The scene is eerily reminiscent of the last time a bad storm ravaged your yard, leaving you with a mess of branches to clean up for the next week. You swore you’d never let that happen again. You told yourself you’d be prepared next time. Then you forgot about it. But luckily you wandered upon five tips to prepare your trees for this upcoming storm season. Dig up your umbrella, your raincoat, and…Read More
Spring has sprung, and so has growth on your trees! While many people let plants on their property grow unchecked, trees often need professional care to grow optimally and reach their best potential. Leaving trees on your property to their own devices might work for your wooded areas, but for those looking to have a yard to make the neighbors jealous, or just to keep their trees healthy and looking good, they will need expert care. Wildcat Creek Tree Service, providing tree service in Lafayette, Indiana, will go over how overcrowding can hurt your trees and how thinning can promote…Read More
Knowing what causes trees to die, what to look for to tell your tree needs help, and what can be done if your tree does need to be removed can help any homeowner. When you know how to spot the first signs of trouble or the signs it’s too late, you can feel confident in your decision to either get expert help or tree removal services in Lafayette, Indiana from professionals like Wildcat Creek Tree Service. These tips and information can keep your property looking great and the rest of your trees healthy! When diseases kill one tree, it’s not…Read More