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I am thrilled with the way my trees were trimmed by PTS! Their natural shapes were retained and you don't drive up & say "well, those people just go their trees pruned." ” - Marilyn H.

Entries tagged with “Certified Arborist”

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Irrigation Bubblers for Tree Establishment

Use caution where irrigation bubblers and trees are concerned.


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Staking trees - when is this appropriate for your tree?

Staking trees takes skill and monitoring. Leaving a tree stake in place too long can cause big damage.


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City of Tyler Celebrates Arbor Day 2018

Preservation Tree Services was happy to participate in the 2018 City of Tyler Arbor Day celebration on the UT-Tyler campus. Our Micah Pace and Ken Smith helped promote the importance of trees and the mission of ISAT.


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Threats to Your Trees this Winter

Heavy ice and snow can be especially harmful to your trees if they haven’t been pruned in a while - or have certain growth characteristics due to incorrect pruning or development as a young tree.


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PTS Arborists Joining Hurricane Harvey Recovery Push

Preservation Tree Certified Arborists donate their time and expertise to Aransas County residents


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Oak Wilt: How to Help Control the Spread

Oak Wilt is a very serious tree disease that calls for professional help. If you suspect Oak Wilt is present in your trees, it is better to be safe than sorry. Don't hesitate to contact us.


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Do Your Trees have Alcoholic Flux???

An interesting tree disease recently made itself known to one of our clients and thankfully, they called us right away with their concerns. Known as Alcoholic flux or foamy flux, it shares some qualities with slime flux, bacterial flux or wetwood.


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What do DFW tree ordinances mean for your home and business?

Cities are putting regulations in place to protect trees already planted, plus encouraging homeowners and businesses to plant more trees in the future.


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Arlington Distributes Free Trees and PTS Pitches in to Help

It's a great time to plant trees and the City of Arlington stepped up, distributing free tree seedlings from an area park to anyone interested. Preservation Tree was very happy to sponsor and support the effort. Our Micah Pace provides the details.


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Preservation Tree Proves Instrumental in Planting Project at TI

Corporations, like Texas Instruments, value their trees and are quick to respond when a tree needs replacing.


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Root and root flare excavation frees Sycamore from choking mass of construction debris

A berm surrounded a stately Sycamore and we were called upon to free the tree from its encasement of heaped up soil and chunks of concrete and metal so that we could properly expose the surface roots and root flare to the light and air.


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City of Tyler Arbor Day draws over 1000 Tree Enthusiasts

The campus of the University of Texas at Tyler welcomed over 1,000 attendees to Tyler's 2018 Arbor Day celebration. Preservation Tree was happy to pitch in on the mission.


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Expert care continues for Highland Park's Historical Monarch Pecan Tree

The 150+ year-old Pecan tree predates the founding of Highland Park, Texas and is loved as a community treasure. Preservation Tree works diligently with the township's parks department to keep the living history lesson in fighting shape.


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Certified Arborist, Getth Nelson's favorite deciduous tree: Cedar Elm

We asked Getth Nelson, ISA Certified Arborist in the Fort Worth office of Preservation Tree Services, if he had any favorite deciduous trees. Here’s what told us...


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Willow Oak

Willow Oaks are a rather rare find in the North Texas area.