Arborist Tips & Seasonal News

January 12 2022

Seasonal Care

Winter Tree Care Solutions for Seattle Trees

Seattle tree care experts explain the benefits of winter tree pruning Winter is an excellent time to prune dead and hazardous branches out of trees. Why? It’s easier to spot potential hazards such as cracks, defects and deadwood in leafless trees, and apply corrective pruning when necessary.   The Best Time to Identify Tree Issues “Many…
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November 1 2021

Pests & Diseases

Dormant vs Dead Trees: How to Tell the Difference

Seattle, WA arborists have the answers for proper tree health care.  Dormancy and Death: How To Spot The Differences Homeowners often call arborists because they think their trees are dead. In reality, they can be dormant, which is why it’s always best to call an expert to assess the situation. There are a few things…
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October 22 2021

Tree Care

Have Trees Near Power Lines? Here’s What To Do

Arborists in Seattle, WA share how homeowners should manage trees near power lines and the best ways to deal with this Trees May Be Too Close to Electrical Wires When it comes to proper tree care, one of the most important things to look out for is safety. Homeowners must pay very close attention to…
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September 1 2021

Pests & Diseases

Oak Tree Decline: Signs, Symptoms & Prevention

“Oak tree decline” is a term used to describe a complex and systemic problem frequently found in oak trees. Unless drastic action is taken, this complex disease usually results in the death of the tree.
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August 27 2021

Tree Care

How to Use Mulch to Keep Seattle Trees Healthy

Arborists in Washington share all the insider details about proper mulching. The Whats and Whys of Mulch When you see a well-landscaped area, it may well seem like an incredible feat of engineering, or just plain magic. Beautifully placed flowers and trees and impossibly neat beds may seem impossible for anyone less than a professional…
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Summer Time Tree Care Seattle

July 29 2021

Seasonal Care

Summer Tree Care Tips for Seattle Homeowners

Seattle, WA arborists share how to take care of your trees during the summer months 5 Tips for Summer Tree Care Trees are the oldest living things on the planet. They can live for thousands of years and give life to the world through their production of oxygen and food. They provide shade and offer…
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Debunking Tree Myths Seattle

June 7 2021

Tree Care

Tree Care Myths That Are Harmful To Trees

Tree care experts in Seattle debunk dangerous myths and offer solutions to better care for trees.  3 Myths About Tree Care Practices That Should Be Scrapped With so many trees around us in this Emerald City, it’s easy to think tree care should be common knowledge. Unfortunately, trees and shrubs are such a diverse biological…
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A large laurel hedge is shaped into a caterpillar and a Seattle Tree Care bucket truck can be seen in the background

May 27 2021

Team & Community

One Very Large Caterpillar Gets a Haircut from Seattle Tree Care

Once a year, the Seattle Tree Care arborist crew heads to South Seattle to help a large laurel hedge transform into a very leafy caterpillar. Safeguarding the Seattle Children’s PlayGarden, this 100-foot laurel hedge needs just a little bit of coaxing to come out of its slumber and shimmy into its signature caterpillar shape. What…
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Choosing the Right Tree Service Company

May 1 2021

Tree Care

How to Choose the Best Tree Service Company for Your Needs

Arborists in Seattle, WA, Share Tips on Choosing the Right Tree Service Company Choose an Arborist and a Certified Tree Care Team with These Helpful Tips Choosing any home service company requires a little bit of research first. The wrong company can end up making things worse and can cost an arm and a leg.…
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April 9 2021

Tree Care

Bare-Root Tree Planting to Celebrate Arbor Day

Step-by-step instructions describing how to plant a bare-root tree.
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April 2 2021

Tree Care

6 Easy Ways to Celebrate Earth Day

Celebrate Earth Day by changing some habits. These local Seattle tree care professionals offer advice. In the fight against environmental degradation and climate change, everyone has a way to help. As a society, we have a lot of work to do but that doesn’t mean there aren’t small steps that individuals can take to help…
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March 1 2021

Tree Care

5 Signs it’s Time to Cut Down Your Tree

Expert Arborists in Seattle, WA, Will Discuss Tree Illnesses and When You Should Have Your Tree Cut Down Your Guide to Tree Removal Trees live for hundreds of years. They are hardy and very much needed for many species to survive in the world. But sometimes, cutting down a tree is necessary for the protection…
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