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Storm Damage and Emergency Tree Removal

How to Assess Storm Damage for Emergency Tree Removal

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In March of 2019 Colorado Spring’s barometric pressure dropped to record lows and the historic bomb cyclone hit. Winds hit 90 miles per hour, the airport and I-25 closed, and hundreds of thousands of homes were affected by power outages and fallen trees and limbs.  Emergency tree removal became the focus of many homeowners as damage to property from trees ranged from fallen limbs to entire trees being uprooted and landing on homes and vehicles.

While the bomb cyclone may have been a freak occurrence, extreme weather is not unusual in the Colorado front range. It is likely for a Colorado Springs homeowner to have a tree emergency point in their homeownership. Most professional tree companies offer free estimates, so it is always worth it to get a professional opinion, but these are some things to consider when assessing storm damage.

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Tree Care Tips to Get Your Trees Ready for Winter

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Colorado Springs is known for its stunning views of the mountains, but the close proximity also causes extremes in weather changes. Colorado Springs is prone to large and sudden snowstorms windstorms and blizzards which can make a mess out of yards. The dry Colorado climate can be harsh on trees and plants, particularly in the colder months. These are some tree care tips for helping your trees weather a harsh winter.

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Professional Tree Trimming in Colorado Springs

Top 5 reasons to Use a Professional Tree Trimming Company in Colorado Springs

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Why Hire A Professional Tree Trimming Company

Many homes in the Colorado Springs area are surrounded by beautiful pines, aspens, maples, and other large trees. Trees add a great aesthetic value to a property, but they do require quite a bit of work. Tree trimming is an important part of keeping a tree and yard healthy. While it may seem like a simple task on its surface, tree trimming is a big undertaking that requires a lot of technique to be done safely. Here are some reasons why it makes sense to hire a professional tree trimming company in Colorado Springs instead of trying to take it on yourself.

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Dangers of Russian Olive Tree in Colorado Springs

When to Remove a Russian Olive Tree

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The Insights of Why And When To Remove A Russian Olive Tree

Russian Olives are a short, shrubby, thorn-covered tree with silver-colored leaves. They are not native to North America and were originally brought over from Germany. They are very fast-growing, which can be problematic because they crowd out other plants and disrupt waterways.

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Ash tree trimming in colorado springs

What is Happening to Colorado’s Ash Trees?

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Ash trees are common in the residential areas of Colorado Springs. Ash trees are a deciduous tree with beautiful full canopies and leaves that can turn vibrant colors in the fall. Ash trees are easily identified by their bark which is textured with a diamond-shaped pattern that almost resembles the pattern of a chain-link fence. They have opposing branches with compound leaves that contain 5 to 9 smaller leaflets.

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Caring for Maple Trees in Colorado Springs

How to Take Care of a Maple Tree in Colorado Springs

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A Maple tree is one of the most common trees found within the city of Colorado Springs. With the proper care, maples can thrive in the Colorado Front Range. There are close to 200 species of maple trees and shrubs in the world, but some maples do better in the Colorado climate than others. Amur maple, Norway maple, and silver maple are some of the more common maple trees found in the Front Range.

Top 4 Tips in Caring for Maple Trees in Colorado Springs

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