Tree Removal/ Stump Grinding
There are several reasons you may want to have a tree removed on your property. The roots may be growing too close to the house or the branches are beginning to become a safety hazard. You may also hire a tree removal or stump grinding service because you want to repurpose the space or redesign your landscape. For whatever reasons you want to have a tree removed, it is best to do so in a way that doesn’t leave an eyesore in your yard. The two options available for this is either complete stump removal or hiring stump grinding experts.
Stump removal is an invasive project that involves completely extracting a tree stump and all its roots. To do this, tree landscaping tree removal experts will make use of a piece of heavy-duty equipment like a bobcat or other similar equipment. Stump removal is an intensive project and most people try to avoid it. Since tree roots tend to spread farther from the position of the tree itself, you may end up churning through a lot of soil in your yard to remove all the roots.
When is it done?
So when it tree removal recommended. Usually, property owners opt for complete stump removal if they need to repurpose the space occupied by the tree. If you intend to build a lot, shed, or even a pool on the spot where a tree once stood, it may be necessary to clear the entire surface. In this case, no part of the tree will be left so you don’t have to bother about the stump getting in the way or a regrowth. You may also opt for tree removal if you want to plant a new tree in the place of the one removed or a complete landscape overhaul.
Stump grinding is a less invasive process of getting rid of an unsightly tree stump. In this case, tree roots are not removed completely. Instead, our experts will grind the tree stump using a stump grinder. This effectively shaves off the trunk to a point where it no longer extends above the ground. This may a slight dip in your yard in the space where the stump once stood. You can have this small hole leveled up and space will be ready for your landscaping project or any other intended purpose. The stump will be grounded until it is between 1 to 12 inches below the ground and the rest of the root will decay naturally.
When is it done?
If you want a solution that helps you get rid of the tree stump in your yard fast, then you might want to go for a stump grinding service. The process only takes a few hours as against several days in the case of tree removal. It is also cheaper and not as labor-intensive as complete stump removal. It doesn’t affect the rest of your landscaping space. Everything else stays intact and no gaping hole in your yard.