Pruning is an important part of keeping trees healthy. Similar to how people cut their hair, pruning helps trees to achieve a healthy shape, in which wild limbs do not damage property or pose any safety risks. In addition, pruning also results in increased sun exposure,...

Texas is one of the largest states in the United States. Despite its size, it has its own characteristic trees and wildlife, making the state a popular tourist destination. However, landscape and ecosystems can vary in different parts of Texas. If you reside or manage...

Texas is known for its arid and hot climate. During the summertime, high temperatures can become ubiquitous throughout the state. Trees can provide meaningful shade to homes, apartment complexes, parks, and other areas. While many trees provide shade, only a select few offer ideal shade to...

Fertilizers are essential for all trees. Because trees are naturally susceptible to pests and diseases, they must be treated with fertilizer to achieve maximum growth. Without fertilizers, trees can get weak and eventually die. Fertilization provides trees with sufficient vitamins and nutrients to thrive in their...

Keeping your trees healthy is significantly important for a variety of reasons. To begin with, healthy trees improve the curb appeal of any property, neighborhood, and area. Second, healthy trees provide essential ecological benefits to the community. Lastly, healthy trees don’t pose any danger to...

Many people have a basic understanding of trees, how they are planted, and what it takes to promote positive tree growth. In actuality, the planting and maintenance of trees are stringently regulated by communities and subdivisions in conjunction with the local government. Essentially, if you’re going...

Trees are large plants, but they are very susceptible to pests and diseases when under tremendous stress. With many people having a basic understanding of trees and how to promote positive tree health, these maladies can become problematic quite quickly. To become a responsible property owner,...

Trees are essential to human life. Many trees have existed for thousands of years, constantly repopulating and replenishing the oxygen supply of the earth. Trees also supply vital crops and herbs that can be transformed into medicine.  Needless to say, trees are valuable to communities. This...

Trees under significant environmental stress can become susceptible to disease. It can be heartbreaking to witness a tree you’ve spent a lot of time and effort planting become diseased.  Unfortunately, there isn’t much you can do to save a diseased tree and this is because of...