Category Archives: Tree Care

Tree Removals Can Benefit Your Property

Tree Removals Can Benefit Your Property

Having a decaying or dying tree on your property can be an eye-sore for you and your neighbors. It can also cause health issues with your vegetation and land. Hiring a tree removal service such as Brother Tree & Lawn Service will benefit you greatly in the long run.

The Dangers of a Decaying or Dead Tree

Trees that are either dead or on their way out can cause problems to your land. The dangers of leaving them standing in your yard could cause you to put a dent in your wallet in the future, which no homeowner wants.

Pests – Pests such as carpenter ants and other wood pests love to nest in these dead or dying trees. They can also spread to healthy trees and infest those as well. Don’t forget about your home. Bugs and animals like rats that make their homes in these trees can eventually work their way to your home causing issues.

The Danger of the Tree Falling – A dead or dying tree can lead to it falling on the property and even the house. If you ignore a tree like this, the probability goes up for it falling, which means you could suffer from damages and a large bill in the future.

Diseases – If there is a disease crippling your tree(s), it could infect other trees on your property. One tree that has an infectious disease could ruin other trees, as well as vegetation on your land. Removing dead or dying trees on your property now costs less than if a problem occurs in the future.

Brothers Tree & Lawn Service

With a company like Brother Tree & Lawn Service, you’re getting a full-service tree company that deals with declining and decaying trees on the regular basis. Based in Stratford, Connecticut, we are experts in this native landscape, so we take tree removal and vegetation seriously.

If you have dead or dying trees on your property, do not hesitate to contact us at 203-375-7866.

Why You Should Remove Dead Trees on Your Property ASAP

Why You Should Remove Dead Trees on Your Property ASAP

At their best, trees can be a welcome addition that adds beauty to any backyard. But when they die or are in the process of dying, removing them as soon as possible is of paramount importance. Dead and dying trees can do quite a bit of damage to your home and surrounding property. If you… Continue Reading

Importance of Landscaping in the Spring

Importance of Landscaping in the Spring

Spring is finally here, even though the weather still may not seem like it. The warmer weather is coming soon though, which means it is time to start thinking about cleaning up your yard before the summer season. It can be difficult to handle all of the landscaping yourself, especially if you have a large… Continue Reading

How to Help Trees and Shrubs Recover From Winter Damage

How to Help Trees and Shrubs Recover From Winter Damage

At this point in the season, you may be concerned about the effect all this harsh winter weather is having on your landscaping. The good news is, healthy trees and shrubs are pretty resilient, so you shouldn’t have to worry too much about most of the plantings on your property. If you’re still worried about… Continue Reading

Ways to Recycle Autumn Leaves

Ways to Recycle Autumn Leaves

Many horticulturists argue that recycling your autumn leaves as opposed to simply disposing of them is not only healthier for your lawn, but better for the environment. That’s why we put together a few suggestions on how to properly recycle your autumn leaves. Composting Fallen leaves are gold mines for nutrients, and composting is one… Continue Reading

Why You Shouldn’t Tackle Tree Removal on Your Own

Why You Shouldn’t Tackle Tree Removal on Your Own

If there’s a tree in your yard that is unhealthy or growing dangerously close to your home, you may be thinking about trying to remove it yourself. While this might sound like a good way to save a little money, removing a tree on your own is often more dangerous than it’s worth. Here are… Continue Reading

Protecting Your Trees This Summer from Diseases and Insects

Protecting Your Trees This Summer from Diseases and Insects

During the summer months, you want your yard to look as good as possible. While many people often think to have lawn care and landscaping projects taken care of, it is equally important to ensure that your trees are healthy and free of insects and disease. To make sure that your trees are in top… Continue Reading

Keep These Tree Pruning Tips in Mind This Summer

Do the trees in your yard need some TLC? It’s typically a good idea to do most of your heavy pruning just prior to winter, but you can do some light pruning in the summer to keep your trees looking their best as well. This time of year, you just need to be careful about… Continue Reading

Small Trees That Won’t Take Over Your Lawn

Small Trees That Won’t Take Over Your Lawn

Are you hesitant to plant trees in your yard because you are worried they might take up too much space on your property? There are some trees that will, unfortunately, take up more room than you might like. But there are also quite a few smaller trees that will enhance the look and feel of… Continue Reading