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Entries tagged with “Conservation”

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Has Your Tree Grown Too Big For Your Space? Learn how “Reduction Pruning” can help.

Professional arborists use many pruning techniques to maintain and care for your valuable urban trees. Normally efforts are designed to maximize the growth of our trees and therefore maximize the value they represent on our properties and within our communities.


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Cabling & Bracing: Strengthen Your Trees for Storms

Did you lose a tree, or perhaps some large branches, in this spring's storms? All over town, soil heaving and poor pruning have caused trees to uproot and fall over or lose large limbs. If you have a large established tree that may have some hazard branches, or an established tree with codominant trunks, then you might need to consider a cabling and bracing system.


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Come See Us at Earth Day Texas April 24th-26th!

Eco-friendly Tree Care: Good for your family and the planet! Supporting our community and sharing information about responsible, Eco-friendly tree care is our passion. This weekend during Earth Day Texas you can visit with us one-on-one to find out the best ways to care for your valuable trees. Visit us April 24th-26th from 10am to 6pm in booth 2824 and 2826 to speak with one of our Certified Arborists about the most up-to-date information on tree care.


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What is destroying your pipes or sidewalk? Could be your tree’s roots.

Is your sidewalk or driveway cracking? Perhaps you’ve started having some plumbing problems that you can’t explain. If you have a large established tree in your landscape that is situated close to your home or hardscape, aggressive tree roots could be the source of your problems.


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Preservation Tree Services Celebrates 20 Years Serving Dallas-Fort Worth

It all began with a passion for trees...


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Recycle Your Fresh Christmas Trees

We've listed area locations to recycle your fresh Christmas tree! If you made the choice to decorate with a fresh live Christmas tree this year, you’ll want to make sure you can recycle it once the holiday season comes to a close.


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Could your trees be the victim of herbicide damage?

Have you noticed your tree, or trees, going into an unreasonable state of decline or seem to be stunted? Do you notice leaf curling or leaves that look cupped? Perhaps leaves are discolored or have brown dead spots? Your trees could be victims of herbicide damage. Even if you keep an organic landscape, your neighbors may not.


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Understanding How Your Neighbor’s Construction Could Damage Your Trees

As old homes are torn down, or homeowners add on to home or put in new driveways, you may find yourself, and your trees, a secondary victim to construction damage. Think that fenceline protects you? Think again: Construction in your neighbor’s yard can do permanent damage to your trees.


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Storm Damage: Fallen tree due to construction decades ago!

We were recently called out to a home in Arlington to remove a toppled tree. Before it fell down, if you were to look a the overall appearance of the tree, it may have appeared to be in good health. But here's what we found.


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Storms are destroying our trees: How can you prevent tree loss?

Did you lose large branches or even an entire tree in the storm? Did your tree split down the middle or was it pulled out of the ground at the roots? Many of these sad tree losses could have been prevented with proper tree care and skilled pruning.


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Who are you hiring to trim your trees?

How often do you get home to find a multitude of business cards on your porch for “tree trimmers” in your area? It might seem like a good idea to call one since you know it’s important to keep trees trimmed for overall health. However, we highly recommend you go ahead and compost those cards!


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How Do Trees Affect Your Urban Air Quality?

Clean air is a pretty big reason to care about, and care for, our valuable urban trees. We don’t do a very good job at cleaning pollution out of our urban air. It’s lucky for us the trees are pretty good at it. How exactly do trees help keep your air clean?


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Tree Removal: Wrong Tree, Wrong Place

This summer, we had a tree emergency come up that had to be addressed immediately. A large, established pecan tree planted many years ago in an east Dallas neighborhood, was struggling. Over time, it had outgrown the tight space where it was planted.


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Urban Forestry: Improving Life through Trees!

What is urban forestry? Understanding how trees improve our lives and how we can document and care for city trees is known as urban forestry. An urban environment filled with healthy trees has better air quality, more beautiful green space, habitat for wildlife and so much more.


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Care for Your Trees in Stage 3 Water Restrictions

Depending on where you live in North Texas, you may only be allowed to water your landscape twice a week or only twice every other week. But no matter where you live, there are things you can do to keep your trees as healthy as possible.