Can Trees Prune Themselves?

Can Trees Prune Themselves?

Can trees “prune” themselves? To “prune” is to reduce the extent of something by removing superfluous– or unwanted parts. Sometimes trees “prune” themselves, allowing branches to fall to the ground. When this happens, a natural pruning can hit people in the head and/or land on vehicles or homes. Have you ever been around a tree… Continue Reading

Tips For Selecting an Arborist

Tips For Selecting an Arborist

An arborist is defined as a “tree surgeon.” He or she knows all about trees– and can tell if they’re healthy or not. If they’re not healthy, the arborist knows how to “treat” them much like a doctor gives medicine and care to a human patient. Maybe you’ve noticed there are some trees on your… Continue Reading

Why Dead Trees Should Be Removed From Your Property

Why Dead Trees Should Be Removed From Your Property

Who doesn’t love a beautiful tree in their yard or in front of their business property? Undoubtedly, trees can help beautify your property and are good for the environment. However, like all things, they do have a shelf life, and dying trees could really plague your property and cause owners a bevy of issues. Who… Continue Reading

How To Maintain Your Hedges

How To Maintain Your Hedges

What happens many hedges? They get ugly! Some of the words used to describe some pretty ugly hedges include: unkempt, scraggly, spindly, and unsightly. Oftentimes people just don’t bother to maintain their hedges, so it’s no wonder they get ugly. How Trimmed Hedges Enhance Your Property When hedges are well taken care of, they can… Continue Reading

Tips for Trimming Overgrown Shrubs and Bushes

Tips for Trimming Overgrown Shrubs and Bushes

Bushes and shrubs surround us. They’re woody plants with many stems. As perennials, they live for several years and can grow to heights of fifteen to twenty feet tall. When they grow so tall and big, they can become overgrown. What are some tips for trimming overgrown bushes and shrubs? Trimming Bushes and Shrubs The… Continue Reading

The Symptoms of a Dying Tree

The Symptoms of a Dying Tree

Trees add a great deal to society. They help block the wind, give shade on sunny days, reduce pollution, and help clean the air. Furthermore, they add to the beauty and “look” of a property, such that people want trees in order to “up” their property values. Many well-to-do people have a nice variety of… Continue Reading

Reasons to Plant a Tree on Your Property

Reasons to Plant a Tree on Your Property

Forest Tree Service has planted many trees on many properties in and around Kingwood, Texas. What are some reasons to plant trees on your Houston-area property? For starters, trees are great for the environment. When you have trees on your property, you’re helping our planet. Seriously, trees help clean the air– they act as nature’s… Continue Reading