12th-december

Ask any certified arborist in Wilmington, or anywhere else, and they will tell you that "tree topping" is simply a bad idea. The method of pruning trees is sometimes practiced by tree maintenance services or by homeowners, but experienced arborists know tree topping is actually one of the worst possible ways of pruning a tree. Those who perform tree topping

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banner tree inspection can identify dangerous trees - stein tree service - 1000

Trees commonly have knots, splits, hollows and even cavities in their trunks or sometimes in tree branches. These features are part of the visual interest trees provide and are produced during growth that follows some sort of injury to the tree. Battle scars you might say, they often result from the tree growing around or over an injury to heal

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tree care - stein tree service

Mother nature creates such beautiful flora and fauna, but also creates problems that can destroy them. If you are a homeowner in Pennsylvania, tree care can be a frustrating experience at times. You may run into one of the more common issues that can do damage to your beloved trees. Your biggest weapon to combat these issues is knowledge and

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when should i prune a flowering tree cherry blossom tree in bloom - stein tree service

As professional tree care specialists, we get this question often. Annual tree trimming and pruning does offer benefits to trees and shrubs. These benefits include the encouragement of new growth, shape retention, and safe removal of dead branches. Pennsylvania and Delaware residents often want to trim trees and shrubs early in the season so that their landscapes look their best

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Emerald Ash Borer infestation - Stein Tree Service - 1000

Spring is here again, and Stein reminds residents that inspecting for emerald ash borer (EAB) is important for residents of Pennsylvania and Delaware if you have ash or fringetrees in your yard. A professional knows just what to look for, but homeowners should proactively inspect trees throughout the year for signs of illness or infestation. (more…)

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banner-good neighbor tree care manicured yard with trimmed trees all around the perimeter - stein tree service-1000

What can you do if your neighbor’s trees are encroaching on your property? We have seen cases where scenic views are blocked by neighbors’ trees, and also where large trees overhanging a homeowner’s property or fence can threaten damage to property or even to people. As tree care specialists, we have a little insight on situations like these. In Delaware

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banner Annual Activities for Tree and Plant Health Care - Stein Tree Service - 1000

Pennsylvania and Delaware are still in winter’s grip, but as we all know, spring could burst in and decide to stay at any time now. Some trees are budding, tricked once again into thinking the time is right for their colorful displays. With that thought in mind, Stein recommends some winter cleanup activities and some spring preparation as well that

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banner tree care specialist using spider lift to trim large tree - Stein Tree Service 1000

With bare-branched trees and frosty morning grass, you may think that winter is no time for tree care. However, many tree care services can and should be performed in the winter. Stein Tree Service’s team has been busy recently with some, including tree trimming and tree removal. Tree Removal Recently we removed a large red oak tree with an enormous

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