Reasons to Hire an Arborist
If you have trees in your property and you want to improve or maintain its health, safety, and appearance, then you need to hire an arborist. Weak and unsightly limbs and branches will grow from your tree if your trees are not pruned regularly. Pruning trees, especially the large ones, is a dangerous job so don’t even think of doing the job yourself. If you are to perform a good pruning job, then you will need the right equipment and experience doing the job. You can hurt yourself or people around you if you fell your tree in an unsafe manner. You can also damage property. Arborists know what and what not to do with trees. Arborists are trained to work with individual trees and so they will be able to give you helpful advice when it comes to landscaping. You can save time and money on the big job of pruning and caring for your trees, if you hire an arborists to do the job for you.
Poor maintenance of your backyard would soon give you problems with your plants and trees. If you leave your trees to grow without pruning, then it will have many dead and crossing branches. If there is a strong wind and your trees are not maintained, then their branches can easily break and large tree limbs can snap. But if you have healthy trees, their branches and limb will be very strong and flexible. If branches fall on property then it can surely be destroyed. If branches rub against your house, it can break windows, destroy eaves, etc. It is dangerous to hit power lines with falling branches. The arborist’s job is to keep your trees healthy so that it does not pose a risk to the safety of your family. Arborists will see to it that you trees are regularly pruned.
There will be fungi and other tree diseases in dead decaying wood. If you don’t remove these dead wood, then the disease will spread on your trees. You trees will slowly die with the disease. IN order to prevent disease to spread to your trees, arborists can remove all the dead branches from your trees.
If there are many dead branches on your trees, the living parts of your trees will expand outward to get more sunlight it need to survive. This rapid growth is bad. These extending limbs will grow long and skinny and will not be able to support weight of branches with leaves. When branches are rapidly growing it will get crowded and overgrown and need to be removed soon. If an arborist remove the dead branches, then the tree will develop properly because sunlight reaches all its parts.