The Ultimate Tree Care Guide for 2020

tree care guide for 2020

Johnson City, and Kingsport TN Caring for the trees on your property requires special attention and is a year-round process. From pruning your trees to ensure healthy growth and protect them from dangerous insects and diseases, you can enjoy a beautiful landscape throughout the year. To help prevent insects and diseases from taking over your trees, your ISA-Certified Arborists in … Read More

6 Tips for Winter Tree Care

caring for trees in winter

Johnson City, and Kingsport TN During the winter, your trees have no protection against the elements and frigid temperatures.  Unfortunately, you cannot give your trees winter wear like gloves, boots, and hats to help protect against the harsh winter season. However, there are a few steps that you can take to ensure a long life for your tree, even in … Read More

4 Reasons you should never have your Trees Topped

dont have trees topped

Johnson City, and Kingsport TN Tree topping involves removing branches from the top of a tree. This practice, which also is referred to as stunning, deforming, pollarding, and heading, is rising in popularity in the last 10 years, but it is crippling trees. Topping a tree can shorten its lifespan, compromise its immune system, and create hazardous conditions. This practice … Read More

4 Tips for Maintaining Healthy Trees this Winter

maintain trees this winter

Johnson City, and Kingsport TN As the temperatures drop, outdoor activities slow down, including lawn and yard care. Although it may be cold, caring for your trees during dormancy can create better growth in the spring. Use the following tips to keep your trees healthy this winter. Prune When trees go into dormancy in the winter, the pruning process is … Read More

Can a Damaged Tree be Repaired after Storm Damage?

can tree be repaired after storm damage

Johnson City, and Kingsport TN After a severe storm with high winds, you will often see trees that have been damaged. Depending on the severity of the damage, it could be possible to save your tree without having to remove it from your property completely. Trees, like humans, possess unique healing qualities that allow them to heal naturally. However, read … Read More

Why Overwatering can be as Dangerous for your Trees as a Drought

over watering tree can be dangerous

Johnson City, and Kingsport TN Fall is here, and before you know it, we will all be singing Jingle Bells. But, just because the weather is cooling off, it doesn’t mean that your trees and plants don’t need water. It still might be a while before you have to break out the winter toboggan and mittens. We typically maintain fairly … Read More

Difference between Shearing Trees and Pruning Trees

difference between tree shearing and pruning

Johnson City, and Kingsport TN Are your trees and shrubs starting to look overgrown? You don’t have to be a professional gardener to know when it’s time to trim back your foliage, but all trimming is not the same. There are several different techniques, each of which will create a different look and feel. Your ISA-certified arborists in Kingsport at … Read More

Why you should only work with an ISA-Certified Arborist

only work with certified arborist

Johnson City, and Kingsport TN Growing up, if your family lived in a house with trees on the property, your parents and grandparents probably didn’t give much thought to caring and maintaining for those trees. Times have changed. The tree care profession is much more widespread today. The United States government indicates that employment opportunities for tree trimmers and tree … Read More

Is it safe to be around Trees after a Storm?

is it safe to be around trees after a storm

Johnson City, and Kingsport TN Big storms in Kingsport, Johnson City, and Bristol can be hazardous. But, it’s dealing with the aftermath of storms that can be most stressful. There may be damaged buildings or vehicles, downed power lines, dangling tree limbs, or even unstable trees threatening to fall. Some damaged trees can be saved, but some trees may be … Read More

4 Tips for Young Tree Care

caring for young trees

Johnson City, and Kingsport TN Trees are low-maintenance for the most part, but they aren’t maintenance-free by any means. As self-sufficient as they seem, trees still need some care from time to time, especially young or newly planted trees. Routine tree care can help you maintain beautiful, healthy trees for years to come. ISA-Certified arborists in the Tri-Cities at Promier … Read More