Trees are a valuable commodity – they take a long time to mature and add beauty, serenity, and shade to your property, as well as being a haven for wildlife. Protecting them and keeping them in optimum health is crucial to clean air, the quality of outdoor enjoyment, and the value of your residential or commercial property.
Maintain Tree Health
Adult trees are easy to forget about. They don’t seem to need much care and tend to be self-maintaining. However, there are key activities that our ISA Certified Arborists recommend for your mature and young trees that can not only extend their lives, but provide a lush canopy that adds charm, comfort, and color to an otherwise unkempt yard.
Not sure how to maintain trees? That’s where our tree maintenance services can offer value and peace of mind.
Tree Maintenance Activities
- Proper seasonal pruning – #1 most important activity in the life of a tree
- Knowing what soil nutrients and aeration are needed and changing then accordingly
- Protecting roots and bark from irrigation spray, pests, moisture, dry heat, and other damage
- Keeping trees free of fungi, bacteria, insects, disease
- Dead wooding and removal of a tree when it poses a danger
- Mulching and trimming around tree bases
- Fertilizing and watering
Trees More Important Than Ever
Did you know trees filter our air and absorb harmful greenhouse gasses, carbon monoxide, sulfur dioxide, and ground-level ozone? Estimations are that one tree can absorb almost 10 pounds of polluted air annually and give back 260 pounds of oxygen. They also lower the temperature and create homes for our ever-increasingly misplaced wildlife.
If these aren’t enough reasons to hire a T & L Tree Service arborist to help you maintain and beautify your trees, don’t forget about the sheer joy of having an outdoor oasis on those perfect summer and autumn evenings. We love trees and want to be your trusted tree and landscaping partner.
For over 45 years, we have been serving the greater St. Louis and St. Charles areas and have watched trees grow from sprouts to adults by keeping them healthy. Contact us today for a free tree maintenance estimate. 314-895-1883