Thursday, December 19, 2019
Is It Okay to Put a Nail in a Tree?
An interesting question was posed to us recently, "Is it ok to put a nail in a tree?" The answer to that question is, for the most part, yes, you can!
Trees are a rather durable plant. Humans have even been known to chop them down and build structures with them, so they are tough! So while putting a...
Estimated reading time: 0 minutes, 59 seconds
Monday, November 11, 2019
What is Spanish Moss?
If you live in a humid area with lots of trees, chances are you've seen Spanish moss before. It drapes over large trees like tinsel when decorating for the holidays. Not many people know a lot about this particular "moss," but its history is quite rich! Here you will finally find the answers to what...
Estimated reading time: 1 minute, 59 seconds
Monday, September 16, 2019
The Importance of Proper Land Grading in Florida
Land grading - or land leveling – is done after excavation. It’s used for two purposes:
With seasonal rains and the rampant flooding in Florida, land grading is especially essential. If the terrain hasn’t be graded correctly, the water won’t drain properly. During heavy...
Estimated reading time: 1 minute, 3 seconds
Monday, August 12, 2019
What Is Bush Hogging?
If you ever lived on a farm or even just visited one, chances are you've heard of or seen a bush hogger. A bush hog, or brush hog, is an attachment that goes on a farm tractor to assist with mowing through dense plant growth. It got its name from the company that originated the mower attachment, who...
Estimated reading time: 1 minute, 52 seconds
Monday, July 8, 2019
3 Common Central Florida Palm Trees
It’s nearly impossible to think of Florida without visualizing the lush palm trees our state has practically been branded with. For mid-Florida's Zone 9, the three most favored palms are the Mexican/European Fan Palms, Date Palms, and Pindo Palms.
The Mexican Fan Palm is a...
Estimated reading time: 2 minutes, 1 second
Friday, May 31, 2019
5 Common Trees in Central Florida
Florida is known for its beaches and abundance of sunshine, but it's also home to some gorgeous and luscious forests. Central Florida is home to some of the beautiful trees that inhabit these forests as well as some yards in neighboring homes. Here we will go over 5 of the most common trees found in...
Estimated reading time: 3 minutes, 11 seconds
Monday, April 29, 2019
Why You Should Hire a Licensed and Insured Tree Trimmer in Lake County.
Lake County, Florida lives up to its name with many lakes within the county lines. Along with those beautiful bodies of water come big, gorgeous trees that provide the perfect amount of shade on a hot Florida day. It's important to keep those trees in check though, especially in Lake County where a...
Estimated reading time: 1 minute, 55 seconds
Monday, March 25, 2019
Stump Grinding VS Stump Removal.
Spring cleaning isn't just limited to inside our homes. It's a great time to tidy up that yard as well. Maybe some hedges need to be trimmed down, or the flowers need to be revived, or perhaps it's something a bit bigger like removing a few unsightly trees that could pose a threat during hurricane season....
Estimated reading time: 3 minutes, 1 second
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Best Time To Trim Queen Palms and Why To Hire Professional.
Palm trees and sunshine paint a perfect picture of a lot of Central Florida. Whether it's traveling on the turnpike and passing stretches of palms or having a beautiful Queen Palm flourishing in your front yard, it's always a pleasant and classic sight to see. It adds a tropical touch to any home, and...
Estimated reading time: 1 minute, 32 seconds