Tree Service Blog - Lafayette, Indiana
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“Beauty is only skin-deep,” said Thomas Overbury in 1613, in reference to his wife. But the same can be said for trees, whose beauty stretches way up into the sky. But true beauty…as any mother or sappy novel will say…lies within. To see the hidden beauty that lies within trees, there’s only one thing to do… …know your roots. With this knowledge, you’ll be on your way to better tree service in Lafayette, Indiana. Hunters and Gatherers The true magic of trees lies not in the great, green gown that reaches into the heavens. It lies in places unseen, unheard,…Read More
It’s an amazing and almost unbelievable thing to consider. Our ancient neighbors—or should I say, landlords—can live for thousands of years. Many are older than the written word! So why is this important? Other than being a fascinating tidbit, the fact that trees are so old gives us insight into how important trees are for our quality of life—and even our survival. Trees are a large part of our habitat, and through their nature, they help to improve it. It’s clear that we should take care of trees, not just for the sake of the trees themselves, but for ourselves…Read More
What Is Tree Thinning? Do the branches of your trees look like they’re competing for space? Then you might want to think about tree thinning! Tree thinning is the process of removing live, overcrowded branches. This helps promote the growth and health of trees and surrounding plant life. The branches removed are typically the smaller branches near the top of the canopy. It helps to increase the amount of sunlight and airflow throughout the entirety of a tree. Our experienced specialists will analyze and decide which branches would be best to remove. Wildcat Creek Tree Service is a 5-star rated tree…Read More
As Indiana residents, we all know how volatile the weather can be. In the matter of a few hours, a bone-dry day in the upper nineties can be ravaged by thunderstorms, have the temperature drop to seventy, or even have a dense fog set in. With it being “summer” in Indiana, you can only be sure of one thing: storms are on their way! Here at Wildcat Creek Tree Service, we frequently see the aftermath of such storms, and we’re here to help. As a tree service company in Lafayette, Indiana with over 15 years of experience, a majority of…Read More
What is pruning, and why is it so important? Many beginners ask themselves this after starting an orchard or thinking about making an orchard of their own at home. Pruning is a great way to start and keep a healthy orchard. Depending on how far along you are in your plans, you might need to decide on what trees you want. Indiana is home to more types of fruit trees than you probably think. While you might know about pear and cherry trees, you might not be aware of lesser-known fruit Indiana can grow like persimmons and paw-paws. Regardless of…Read More