The Risk of Bradford Pear Trees in East Tennessee

risk of bradford pear tree

Johnson City, and Kingsport TN You can recognize them by their expansive displays of white flowers that bloom every spring. They’re known in the botanical world as Callery pear trees or Pyrus Calleryana, but you probably know them best as Bradford pear trees. You can find these trees all over East Tennessee… and they can wreak havoc on the landscape … Read More

6 Common Tree Diseases and what to do about It

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Johnson City, and Kingsport TN Around homes, trees provide foliage for the shade that many homeowners seek when searching for a home. Healthy trees give an aesthetic to your property that could add value too. Unfortunately, some trees become ill with a disease requiring proper treatment from a certified arborist in the Tri-Cities from Promier Tree. Without a health evaluation … Read More

Official Guide to Maintaining Safer Trees on your Property

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Johnson City, and Kingsport TN Part of your home’s curb appeal are the living plants and trees that surround it. The natural features can also add to your home’s property value. To keep your trees healthy and your property safe with mature trees, proper care is necessary to avoid damage to your home, property, or people on your property. Our … Read More

Kingsport Arborists Share 6 Tips to Keep Old Trees Looking Beautiful

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Johnson City, and Kingsport TN Large shade trees are valuable as they adorn the East Tennessee landscape providing shade and beauty. Mature trees help home and business owners save on utility bills, block high winds, and increase property value. In some instances, large old trees help with noise reduction. As trees on your property grow, they become part of your … Read More

4 Tree Care Mistakes that Kingsport Homeowners Make

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Johnson City, and Kingsport TN A lot of homeowners focus most of their home maintenance efforts on their lawn, forgetting that trees also need care. The chances are, you probably have at least one tree on your property. And in some cases, your landscaping efforts might actually hinder your tree’s growth and health. There’s a lot to appreciate about trees. … Read More

Is my Tree Dead or Alive? Here’s how to Tell

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Johnson City, and Kingsport TN During the winter, all trees except for evergreens lose their foliage. If you’ve lived in East Tennessee for a while, you know that trees basically look dead for several months during the winter, until spring finally arrives and all is in bloom again. But do not worry! Not all trees that you see are actually … Read More

How to Protect your Trees from Salt Damage this Winter

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Johnson City, and Kingsport TN Winter is officially here! This means salting roadways, sidewalks, and steps to prevent slip and fall injuries or other accidents due to ice. Here in East Tennessee, we are no strangers when it comes to the frigid, icy winter weather that heads this way every year. Salt is a popular compound used to melt ice. … Read More

Tips on Handling Overly Large Trees

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Johnson City, and Kingsport TN Trees have the potential to become massive if allowed. The trees in your yard may have been tiny when you first bought your home, but now are soaring far past your comfort level. You, or your neighbor, might even worry about the tree falling and creating significant damage during severe weather. If this sounds familiar, … Read More

What’s the Best Time of Year to Trim Trees?

best time to trim trees

Johnson City, and Kingsport TN Our ISA-certified arborists in Kingsport are often asked when trees should be trimmed. The answer, however, isn’t as simple as you may assume. Varying species of trees respond differently to the changing seasons, as well as seasonal pests and diseases. For example, we recommend trimming oak trees during the winter to prevent oak wilt, an … Read More

Why Ants are Problematic to Trees

ants can be a new problem for trees

Johnson City, and Kingsport TN Finding ants climbing on your trees in your yard may seem natural and unharmful. When maintaining your landscaping, pest control is one aspect that needs attention. Ants on your trees are not necessarily the cause of tree problems, as they usually do not cause damage because they are seeking honeydew left by other insects. However, … Read More