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Five Native Tress for Denver-area Landscaping

Several species of trees that are native to Colorado may be suitable for your landscaping need. Most of these are drought-resistant and beautiful. At the top of the list is the Colorado Blue Spruce, the official state tree. Other fine additions to your landscaping plans may be the Lumber Pine, Wasatch Maple, Ponderosa Pine, and…
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How much firewood do I need?

As the days grow cooler, and long, cold nights are not too far ahead, many people are ready to stock up on firewood – but aren’t sure how much they’ll require. There is no simple answer; it depends on key factors such as room size, property location, the level of insulation your home has, the…
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You can’t go wrong with a tree trim

It’s common to assume that trees are independent creatures, and they don’t need any human assistance to grow and thrive. However, without proper care and maintenance, your trees are susceptible to diseases and infestations that may cause stunted growth and even death. That’s why you should hire an arborist for tree trimming services often to…
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How safe are your hedges?

This is a question people often ask in connection with trees on their property. However, it’s equally valid to consider when inspecting your hedges. Hedges grow both up and out; the former might block the line of sight of drivers, leading to potentially dangerous situations. Hedges growing out can encroach across either driveways or, in…
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Why your trees aren’t growing

Planting trees in your garden not only provides shade for your home but also forms a barrier against cold winds. Unfortunately, many homeowners complain that their trees don’t grow to their full potential and assume they bought the wrong one. However, without proper care and maintenance, your trees will not grow as you expected them…
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The Truth About Ash Borer Disease

Unfortunately, another invasive species is making the news. This one is the Emerald Ash Borer (Agrilus planipennis), a beetle that is wreaking devastation on Colorado’s and the nation’s ash trees. Native to Asia, it silently arrived silently into the country in imported wood packaging material. First discovered in Michigan in 2002, it is now responsible…
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What a famous playwright once said about trees

The person in question is George Bernard Shaw; the specific words were these: ‘Except during the nine months before he draws his first breath, no man manages his affairs as well as a tree does’. In general, we are happy to agree with the fabled Irishman. However, as a tree lives its life, we often…
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What you need to know about tree lot clearing

Are you thinking of clearing your lot to build? If so, you’re probably wondering how to go about the process safely and efficiently. First, hire a professional tree care company that provides tree lot clearing services. Only an expert can effectively clear your lot, delivering outstanding results. Second, you can make money from your cut…
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How can you prevent your trees from falling?

While trees add beauty to your yard and provide shade, they can be hazardous when they fall, causing injuries and damage to your property. Luckily, you can prevent your trees from falling with these tips. Schedule tree service appointments often – this ensures your trees remain healthy. Identify the signs of a tree that’s about…
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How to make trimming your hedges and bushes less stressful

Maintaining plants can be time-consuming and stressful as hedges and bushes require trimming to keep them dense, compact, and aesthetically functional. Unfortunately, many homeowners find it difficult to keep up with their pruning and trimming, and they end up with an unhealthy yard. Luckily, you don’t have to make your hedge and bush trimming stressful.…
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Are some of your trees ready for cabling?

As we enjoy a Coloradan summer, it pays to look ahead to when autumn and winter gales and storms, bringing biting hail, snow, and ice, might all lash your property. Having some of your precious trees cabled (and braced) helps protect them against such events. Support can be offered for weaker limbs and more mature…
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Are some of your trees simply getting in the way?

You may have moved into your property after a number of trees were already in. Or, a good few years ago, you might have added a few small trees yourself. It’s often difficult to appreciate, in the early days, how much such trees will grow, both upwards and outwards. There are two questions to consider:…
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