Tree Service Frequently Asked Questions
What is a certified Arborist?
A certified arborist is someone whom is trained and experienced to fully understand the needs of trees. Evergreen Tree & Shrub Inc. has certified arborists on staff ready to handle all you’re tree related concerns.
How much does tree service cost?
Well it all depends on the type of service you need performed. Rest assured, we provide unbeatable quality service at very affordable rates for all of our customers.
How often does my tree need to be pruned?
Contrary to popular belief, trees needs to be regularly pruned. We recommend at the minimum, once per year. The best possible time to prune is during the dormant season.
My tree has dead branches, is there any way to save it from falling?
First of all, dead branches are a major safety hazard. So if you have them, please call us right away so we can send an expert to you’re home or business to remove them immediately. Depending on the nature of you’re tree, saving is always a strong possibility. We always try to save a tree before removing it.
What happens to the tree stump after you remove my tree?
You have the option of allowing us to remove it quickly and safely. Tree stumps are not only an eye sore, they’re also a safety hazard especially if they’re located near walk-ways.
Why is tree pruning so important?
Without tree pruning, you’re trees can become hazardous or susceptible to disease, infestation or storm damage. Pruning is mainly done for health and aesthetics purposes. When we prune you’re trees regularly, this will reduce any future risk of tree damage and will also strengthen them against natural occurrences.
What should I do if my tree gets struck by lightning?
The extent of damage to you’re tree is impossible to tell over a phone call or e-mail. This is something we’ll need to see in person. Although the injury may not include immediate structural damage, it may have opened the door to future hazards.
What should I do if I think my tree has disease or insect problems?
Insects and fungi can cause big issues for you’re tree down the line. Eventually they can destroy you’re tree causing limbs or the actual tree itself to fall. Our certified arborist will inspect it and put together a complete treatment plan to rid it of disease and insects.
Why are trees beneficial?
Not only do they provide fresh oxygen as well as shade, Trees can also increase property value for you’re home or business!
Should I do “tree topping” ?
Topping is the cutting of tree branches at the top of the tree and is probably one of the most harmful practices you can do to reduce the size of the tree. Topping is hazardous to you’re property safety and harmful to the tree.
Why is it important to have a multi-service company?
Lots of times during specific tree projects, we may notice a problem that requires immediate attention. Due to our vast resources of experience, we can handle it immediately. This is far more convenient than calling additional companies, paying extra money and so on. Our knowledge of different tree services give us an edge on the competition.
If you’re in need of any type of tree care or have questions, give us a call anytime at (718) 775-2243.