Tree services include all activities and cultural techniques such as planting of trees, fertilization, pathogen and pest management, pruning, shaping as well as removal. Tree services are offered by people commonly referred to as arborists. Arborists when carrying out tree services to maintain the trees may require to climb the trees or not to climb. All these require that they have proper training to ensure that their safety is guaranteed in the line of duty. Training in things such as how to work on trees that are near power cable so as to maintain a safe working distance to ensure safety. They are also required to use the various available safe techniques to ascend the trees to prevent falling off the trees which can either be single rope technique or double rope technique. Qualification is important to do tree services but an experience to work around trees safely and effectively is quite essential. Most of the tree services includes manipulation and physical maintenance of trees such as tree chipping, tree pruning, and tree removal.
Tree chipping can be defined as the process of removing the tree limbs and branches that have already been removed. During tree removal and pruning the yard may be messed up hence tree chipping comes in handy to clear that mess from the branches likely to be left behind. Removal the deadwoods, sustaining and improving health, preparing specimens for transplanting, shaping, increasing yield as well as preventing the dangers of falling branches are the major purpose of tree pruning also known as tree trimming. The major branches likely to be pruned are those that are dead, damaged, diseased, branches not well structured, unproductive and unwanted. When doing tree pruning, appropriate techniques should be used that do not cause damage to the tree and may make it to be removed at the end.
Tree removal is recommended for all the tree and the stump is necessary when the tree is deemed necessary to be removed. Some of the reasons that may lead to tree removal include when the tree is already dead, damaged or unhealthy, in case the tree roots are encroaching a house, when the direction the tree is leaning toward is dangerous and also when one is renovating the landscape that are likely to cause harm to the tree. The tree can also be removed if its structure is not so good and can cause damages if it falls or the branches. Tree removal should be done by professionals who have the right skills and knowledge to carry out this activity and also guarantee for safety during tree removal. The specialists also have the proper tools and equipment to carry out tree removal.