Stumped: How to Remove a Tree Using a Chainsaw
12 April 2016
There are two methods which can be used to fell a tree. You can either use an axe or handsaw along with some brute force, or you can use a chainsaw. A chainsaw will complete the job with greater speed and less effort than swinging an axe all afternoon. However, if the proper techniques are not used, chainsaws and falling trees can present a serious hazard.
Before you fire up the chainsaw, you should take a good look at the tree in question.
A Thorny Issue: Why And How You Should Remove Honey Locust Trees From Your Land
11 April 2016
It's common knowledge that the Australian ecosystem suffers great damage at the hands of invasive species, and exotic flora and fauna can cause serious environmental damage if allowed to grow on your land. One of the most damaging invasive species we have is an unassuming and rather attractive tree called the honey locust, but despite the havoc it can wreak it is often allowed to grow freely, and is even cultivated for fodder by some.
Pruning Your Trees and Shrubs
8 April 2016
If you enjoy having trees and shrubs growing on your land, a good tree services consultant should be an important regular visitor to your property. Your tree services contractor will be best equipped to prune very large, mature trees and bushes for you, but you can maintain smaller specimens yourself by following these helpful tips.
Why is correct pruning important?
There are a number of reasons why pruning trees and shrubs is necessary.
What You Need to Know to Keep Your Cherry Trees Disease Free
30 March 2016
If you are lucky enough to have your own garden, you might find it rewarding to keep your own fruit trees. There are many varieties of cherry trees that thrive in the Australian climate, producing delicious fruit and beautiful flowers. But in order for your cherry trees to thrive, you need to make sure they are kept disease free. Unfortunately, cherry trees can be susceptible to disease, fungus, and rotting. Here's what you need to know about the potential problems you'll have with a cherry tree, and how to solve those problems.