Your watched that tree grow and now it's like a part of the family.

Signs It Might Be Time to Remove Your Tree (Part 2)

You planted it, watered and nurtured it, and watched it grow. You and your family have enjoyed its refreshing shade in the summer, it’s delightful fall colors, and the beauty it adds to your landscape and your life. But now it’s dying. Deciding to remove something that has been so much a part of your […]

family helping remove dead trees

Signs It Might Be Time to Remove Your Tree (Part 1)

As humans, we seem to have a primal connection to trees. They are living things that connect with our lives. We plant trees to memorialize special occasions such as births and deaths. Our favorite spots for spending special times with our families are usually under a “favorite” tree. They offer refreshing shade, protection from the […]

Is Stress Killing Your Trees?

Trees are living things, and like all living things they are very sensitive to changes in their environment. Just as with humans when stressful circumstances pile up, trees will often “get sick” and may even die from the overload of multiple problems affecting them. Did you know that very few residential trees actually die of “old […]

Stormy Weather Ahead!

Falling trees were blamed for three deaths during the powerful windstorm that swept through the PNW on Tuesday, Nov 17th.  Extensive damage was also done to property and buildings during the storm which knocked out power to hundreds of thousands of people. It’s amazing how powerful the wind can be. During the storm we heard […]

Planting for Fall Color

It’s October already! We all hated to see our beautiful and hot summer end, but you’ve got to admit that autumn in the PNW is a beautiful time of year. The cooler mornings with warm afternoons are invigorating and the fall leaf color this year is just spectacular. We all loved our lush summer gardens […]