Summer Tree Cutting Services in Dallas Fort Worth Metro

The heat and humidity of a full-blown Texas summer may get too much for the younger trees in the front yard if not taken care of properly. Prolonged exposure to the scorching heat could lead to stunted growth and decay in newly planted trees. We at Chippers Tree Service believe our professional tree cutting services in Dallas, Fort Worth, and surrounding areas are first-rate, and suitable for everyone who needs summer tree cutting services to take good care of their trees this summer. Trimming Trees in the Summer Some people…

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Why Fall is a Smart Time to Prune Trees

There are a number of reasons for tree pruning; some are safety related, some are to lessen interference with buildings, and some protect the health of the tree. The need for pruning will depend on your own landscape goals as well as the trees themselves and surrounding property. Autumn is one of the best times to identify problem areas in a tree that could benefit from pruning. Stressed foliage often changes color earlier than foliage in the rest of a tree. Arborists can easily see the color change and help…

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Bartlett Chairman Honored by Massachusetts Horticultural Society

The Board of Trustees of the Massachusetts Horticultural Society (MHS) presented the George Robert White Medal of Honor to Robert A. Bartlett Jr., Chairman and CEO of Bartlett Tree Experts, on November 4, 2021 during the Society’s 119th Honorary Medals Dinner. During the ceremony, medals were awarded to individuals and organizations for their contributions to excellence in horticulture for the public good. The George Robert White Medal of Honor was established in 1909 and is among the most distinguished horticultural awards in the United States. The first honoree was Charles…

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Installing Lightning Protection at Arlington National Cemetery

Bartlett Tree Experts recently participated in the National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) annual service event. As part of the event, Bartlett installed lightning protection in some of the historic oak trees at Arlington National Cemetery. Arborist Climber Eli Swadener installed lightning protection on historic oak at Arlington National Cemetery. Eli Swadener, an Arborist Climber from Manassas, Virginia, was quoted in an article, “Renewal and Rembrance Celebrates 25th Anniversary with Two Service Locations,” published by the NALP. Swadener was one of 150 landscape industry professionals who volunteered their time and…

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Phytophthora Root Rot Disease

Phytophthora root rot is a disease of many trees and shrubs. The disease derives its name from the Greek language and literally means “plant destroyer.” As such, this is a fitting name for the pathogen, which can kill its host by growing through the roots upward. Phytophthora root rot thrives in wet and poorly drained soil conditions and attacks a wide range of species. Evidence of phytophthora root rot on yews. Most Susceptible Tree and Shrubs Species azaleaboxwoodconifersdaphnedogwoodhollyjunipertaxusrhododendron A soil-borne microorganism, Phytophthora species are more closely related to brown algae…

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Mulch Volcanoes Hurt Trees

Mulching the ground beneath your trees and shrubs is one of the best practices for keeping trees healthy. However, you need to mulch properly for it to truly be beneficial. Never pile mulch against the tree or cover the tree’s root flare, where the trunk flares outward into the ground. Even though a mulch volcano, a large pile of mulch under a tree, is a commonly seen practice, it is not a good one. Mulch volcanoes harm trees! Mulch should be spread in a thin layer beneath the entire canopy.…

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IS IT TIME TO CALL SPRING TREE SERVICES?

Spring is right here and your trees have already started feeling it. This is the perfect time to be considering spring tree services. There are several tree service in Fort Worth, TX that offer everything you could require during a spring tree service. Let Chippers Tree Service prepare your tree for spring growth. We can inspect your properties trees and recommend ways of maximizing their beauty, health, and safety. Spring is one of the most exciting times of the year for a tree lover. With over 30 years combined experience and cutting…

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Tree Care: Are You Harming Your Healthy Trees?

  Trees tend to have a long lifespan. Some tree species are known to live for centuries while others live for decades. Trees have a life cycle and with the right tree care you can ensure your tree has a long lifespan. Tree trimming is an important aspect of tree care. There are several tree pruning services in Dallas that can make sure your tree grows the way it should. You could be harming your tree without even realizing it if you are trimming it using the wrong technique or…

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Choosing the right tree pruning method for your tree

Proper maintenance is essential if you want healthy and happy trees growing in your backyard. There are many tasks you can do throughout the year to ensure your trees continue to thrive. Pest control and fertilising the soil are two options. But one task that tends to get neglected by tree owners is pruning. Tree pruning is essential for improving your tree’s structure and encouraging newer and healthier growth. What you probably didn’t know is that there are different types of tree pruning methods that can be used for your…

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What’s included in a tree removal cost?

The real costs of a tree removal service Like any professional service, there are many factors that can influence the cost of a tree removal service. What you’re really paying for is the professionals, equipment, and time spent on a tree removal. These can be influenced by the type of tree you have and the size of it. There’s also the challenge of getting access to your backyard. It’s not always easy to get tree removal equipment in and out of a backyard. Sometimes more specialised equipment is required to…

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