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Soil Decompaction - An Essential for Good Tree Health

Compacted dirt is devoid of life becuase there is no water and no oxygen. Life on Earth needs both to...

Emerald Ash Borer is in NC!

The Emerald Ash Borer is an invasive beetle that causes major harm. It is now in North Carolina.

Cabling & Bracing - Options for Making Your Tree Safer

Cables & brace rods can often reduce the possibility of a branch or trunk split by providing support structures.

Tree Care for Crape Myrtles

Crape Myrtles are truly beautiful trees. It is no wonder that they have become a favorite across North Carolina and...

How to Prevent Tree Damage

Trees can cause incredible damage to people and property. It is essential to identify potential problems early, before they turn...

Help! My Tree Has a Disease!

What can you do if your trees or shrubs have a disease? Here are some pointers.

Dragon’s Blood Tree

The Dracaena Cinnabari, or, the Dragon's Blood Tree, is a fascinating tree!

Deep Root Fertilization: Myths & The Truth

Deep root fertilization should be used to help rebuild your soil food web, not as a way of pumping nutrients...

The Dangerous Truth About Ghost Insurance Policies

If you hire a tree service that has a ghost insurance policy, and someone is injured on your property, you...

Stump Removal & Grinding

Stumps are super annoying. Enter the stump grinder, here to save the day! This machine can grind your stumps to...

Happy Trees Begin With Proper Planting

Proper planting is critical to a tree's health. How you plant your tree will determine whether it lives a healthy...

Trees & Shrubs Need Check-Ups Too!

Just like visiting the doctor on a regular basis for a health check-up, regular inspections help keep trees and shrubs...

How To Protect Your Trees from a Lightning Strike

You cannot prevent a lightning strike, but you can reduce its potential harm on a tree and nearby structures by...

Mulching: A Cheap, Easy Way to Increase the Health of Your Trees!

With the right product and installation, mulching provides an amazing set of health benefits for your trees and shrubs.

Crape Myrtles: A Tale of Love, Murder, and Proper Pruning

When pruning Crape Myrtles, avoid improper pruning techniques such as Crape Murder. Instead, use proper pruning techniques to produce a...

The World's Oldest Trees

Trees make up some of the oldest known living organisms on the planet.

Help! Insects are Attacking my Trees & Shrubs!

What can you do if insects are attacking your trees and shrubs? Here are some pointers.

Tree Care: Save Money and Increase Your Property Value

Your trees look beautiful and can increase property value by as much as 20%. Thus tree care solutions should be...

Root Collar Excavation is Critical to Your Tree's Survival!

A buried root collar is a serious health issue for a tree or shrub. It is a common issue in...

Tree Risk Assessment: The Key to Safer Trees & Peace of Mind!

It is normal for trees to break and fall. But when people and property are nearby, the consequences could be...

10 Tips on How to Choose the Right Tree Service and Avoid Scams

Our industry is full of con artists and fly-by-night crooks. Take the following precautions to avoid being scammed.

Happy Trees Grow from Healthy Soil

In order for a tree to be healthy and happy, it needs healthy soil, which includes a functioning soil food...

TCIA Accreditation: Empowering You With Confidence

We are TCIA Accredited. This shows that we are a safe, capable tree company that operates according to the highest...

What is Tree Care?

Tree care aims to maintain or improve the structure, appearance, and vitality of your trees and shrubs. Good health is...

Mulch Volcanoes: The Mt. St. Helens of Tree Problems

A mulch volcano, which is the term used to refer to mulch piled around the base of a tree or...

Trees Need a Thriving Soil Food Web

Rebuild and rejuvenate the soil food web to improve the health of your trees and shrubs. Excellent health is a...