Tree Cutting 101: How We Make It Fall Safely

November 27, 2017

Cutting down a tree isn’t as easy as you may think. When you think about how tall that tree is and how much area that it could represent on the ground if it fell, you can see how important it is to make sure a tree falls the right way so it doesn’t harm other objects or structures in the area. And this means it should always be done carefully and professionally. A professional will always focus on safety first and foremost with the appropriate tools and a carefully devised plan in place.

How We Use A Crane For Tree Pruning And Removal

November 21, 2017

Cranes have been used for many years for a variety of functions from tree removal to large pruning projects to moving the large debris from the site. Utilizing a crane when cutting down and removing or pruning a tree in Dublin ensures a safer and more efficient process, but requires operators with professional training and experience. The inappropriate use of a crane can result in disastrous accidents and should not be taken lightly.

Dublin’s Heritage Tree Ordinance: What It Means For You

November 15, 2017

The Heritage Tree Ordinance was enacted by the Dublin City Council in 1999 to protect large trees from indiscriminate cutting and removal. A “heritage tree” is defined as any oak, bay, cypress, maple, redwood, buckeye, or sycamore tree that has a trunk of 24 inches or more in diameter, any tree that has been designated to be preserved, or any tree that has been planted as a replacement for an unlawfully removed tree.

Don’t Let Your Landscape Fuel A Fire

November 9, 2017

In light of our recent wildfires, it is more important than ever to make sure to keep control of our immediate vicinity in order not to encourage the spread of fire. As we are well aware, fire needs fuel and if we have dead trees, shrubs, and grasses on private and public lands, these are fuels just waiting to be burned.

8 Relatively Unknown Facts About Tree Stumps

November 7, 2017

For many homeowners in Dublin and the surrounding areas, they are familiar with how tree stumps have become an incredible nuisance on their properties. When trees are cut down or high winds snap them and they fall, it can leave behind a very unappealing, unsightly stump. You have to mow around it every time you cut your lawn. Aside from this inconvenience, there are 5 relatively unknown facts about tree stumps that every homeowner needs to be aware of.

What To Consider When Hiring An Arborist

October 30, 2017

Whenever your vehicle is in need of maintenance or repairs are you going to take it to some “shade tree” mechanic to do the work? Of course you aren’t. You’ll take it to that one mechanic you’ve trusted for a long time to do the work on your other vehicles. This principle also applies when it comes to the care and maintenance of the trees on your property. An arborist service in Dublin is your best resource for caring for your trees and extending their life expectancies.

How To Identify An “at-Risk” Tree

October 25, 2017

Having trees on your property can provide a number of benefits if they are cared for and maintained on a regularly scheduled basis. However, having large trees near your home has its risks as well. So how can you tell when it’s time to contact a tree removal service and avoid any damage to your home and property? No matter what types of trees are on your property, they will eventually become so old that they’re potentially dangerous to keep.

Helpful Tree Pruning Suggestions for the First Time Homeowner

October 18, 2017

So you recently bought your first home and you’re getting settled. Congratulations on becoming a homeowner in the Dublin area. As a resident of the area, you’ve already seen the abundance of trees that exist here and in many of the surrounding areas as well. If owning a piece of property with plants, shrubs, and trees is a new experience, here are a few helpful suggestions that you should consider if you want to keep them healthy and extend their lifespan.

Residential & Estate

October 9, 2017

It is difficult to imagine a world without the comfort of a cooling shade tree’s canopy to sit beneath in your backyard. Yes, trees provide the ideal setting for entire families to enjoy a day outside, whether children or grandchildren, parents or grandparents.

Corporate & Commercial

October 9, 2017

ArborWorks’ Certified Arborists understand the importance of reducing the stress and time demands of the property manager by establishing Systematic Maintenance Programs (SMP). Throughout California, corporate and commercial property management companies entrust ArborWorks with their greatest landscape investment – their trees. With ArborWorks’ Systematic Maintenance Programs (SMP), those investments will flourish – creating a safe and beautiful environment that is sure to attract and retain tenants, simultaneously escalating commercial real estate value.