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The Best Way to Mulch Your Trees

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Mulch is great for your trees. It helps to retain moisture in the soil and regulates soil temperature, keeping roots at the proper temperature throughout the year. Mulch also reduces damage to roots and trunks from lawn mowers and weed whackers. These devices often cut through the bark into the tree’s vascular system, disrupting the flow of water and nutrients. …

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BENEFITS OF HAVING A TREE INVENTORY OF YOUR PROPERTY

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Why do you need to have a tree inventory of your property? Consider these benefits that will save you time and money in the long-term. 1. Reduced liability: Knowing the health and structural condition of the trees on a property helps to identify problem trees. Recommendations are included with the inventory that will help reduce owner liability and bring awareness …

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What Does A Tree Surgeon Do?

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f you’re sick, you go see your primary care physician in Ashburn. If you realize that you’re suffering from an internal injury or illness, you book an appointment with a surgeon who has the skills necessary to help you get better. People aren’t the only ones who can get sick and need a doctor, of course. We take our pets …

Preventing and Repairing Deer Damaged Trees

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Do you remember Bambi? For most, this charming animation will forever be an adorable representation of deer. However, when a herd of deer flock into your garden bed at night and you discover the next morning they have eaten your flowers and destroyed your newly planted trees, you might think differently. Why do deer rub their antlers? For some, the …

How To Properly Prune Trees

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Just like your routine hair cuts, tree trimming is a natural and vital part of promoting a healthy, growing tree. However, a tree is a living organism, unlike your hair, and improper tree pruning can cause damage to your tree. The most important thing to keep in mind when pruning your trees is that pruning will affect the structure, health, …

Signs Your Tree Is Suffering From Powdery Mildew

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People need doctors. Animals need doctors. But what about trees? Many people assume that as soon as a plant, flower, or tree is planted and survives its first couple of Virginia winters, it doesn’t need any more attention. This couldn’t be further from the truth! Like people and animals, trees can fall victim to bacteria, viruses, fungi, and even parasitic …