Monkeyman's Blog

A dying tree surrounded by healthy plants and vegetation.
Why Is My Tree Dying? Causes, Signs, Treatment and Prevention September 04, 2022 No one wants to see a tree on their property show signs of dying, whether suddenly or over time. Trees are usually very durable, with trunks, roots,... Read More
A pair of gloved hands hold up a handful of mulch in a close-up view of a tree bed.
Should You Place Mulch Around Your Trees? August 30, 2022 If you’re the pondering type, you may have asked yourself “Should I put mulch around my trees?” In short, yes. You should mulch around your trees. And... Read More
An arborist scales a tree to remove branches.
4 Symptoms of a Dying Tree (And How to Save It) August 22, 2022 Noticed a potential problem with one of your trees? Acting quickly can mean the difference between saving a dying tree and having to remove a fully and... Read More
What to Know Before Hiring a Land Clearing Company August 15, 2022 Finding the right land clearing contractors for your job can make a difficult task much more manageable. If you need to prepare your land for a construction... Read More
Bad Bugs for Trees: Look Out for These Pests! August 10, 2022 Your trees aren’t easily replaced. From their initial planting to the present day, mature trees represent decades of care and attention. The last thing you want to... Read More
Pruning equipment
Pruning Equipment March 10, 2020 Pruning Equipment Knowing and practicing the rules of pruning is most important, but of equal importance is using the correct tools. Equipment can be limited to a... Read More
Street Trees Arborist Report
Why Get an Arborist Report? March 06, 2020 Why Get an Arborist Report? Arborist reports are required by most cities for street tree pruning, most removals and to obtain approval for construction projects that will... Read More
Proper Mulching Techniques
Proper Mulching Techniques March 03, 2020 Proper Mulching Techniques Mulches are materials placed over the soil surface to maintain moisture and improve soil conditions. Mulching is one of the most beneficial things a... Read More
Fruit Tree Plant Health Care
Plant Health Care February 18, 2020 Plant Health Care The most common reason a tree owner calls an arborist is concern that something is wrong with a tree. It may be that some... Read More