Activities including cultural activities that are done on trees such as planting of trees, fertilization, pathogen and pest management, pruning, shaping as well as removal are known together as tree services. 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. Proper training should be done to those people who offer tree services to ensure that their safety in the line of duty is maintained. 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. The most essential need to offer tree services is an experience to work effectively and safely around the trees other than just qualification. The main tree services that most people require a tree the manipulation and physical maintenance of trees such as Platteville tree chipping, tree pruning, and Platteville tree removal.
Removal of branches and limbs that have already been removed is known as tree chipping. Tree chipping is done together with tree removal or pruning to ensure that the yard is left clean after tree removal or trimming since chipping removes all the mess from the yard. Tree pruning or trimming is also an important tree service as it helps remove the dead woods, sustaining and improving health, preparing specimens for transplanting, shaping, increasing yield as well as preventing the dangers of falling branches. The dead, damaged, diseased, branches not well structured, unproductive and unwanted branches are the most likely to be removed during tree pruning. Proper techniques for tree pruning should be used to ensure that the tree is not damaged such that is may cause it to be removed.
Tree removal is the process of getting rid of the whole tree which may also include the removal of the tree stump in case it is there. 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. Trees with poor structure may be removed cause of fear of their branches falling or itself leading to damages. To ensure safety during tree removal, it is important to consult specialists in tree removal to carry out the activity since they have the right skills and knowledge and will ensure safety during the process. These professionals will also possess the proper tools and equipment to ensure the safe removal of the tree.