Garden Improvement

What to do with mature trees

Sometimes, in order to save the tree, you have to put a lot of effort. But this is not always justified. There are situations when it’s time to get rid of the tree.

A tree can not only bring no benefit, but on the contrary, harm plants, or even pose a danger to people and buildings.

Keep in mind that in some cases, even for cutting down a tree you planted, you can get a fine. Therefore, before cutting, study the legal framework well. And it is better to turn to professionals like

If there are a lot of old trees

Suppose you want to build a gazebo on a plot where century-old trees grow. Before starting construction work on a site with old trees, order an arboretum survey with a list of plantings. You will receive a topographic plan of the site with all the trees and their characteristics, including sanitary condition, as well as recommendations for conservation or removal.

How to remove trees

The cheapest way to remove a tree is by felling. First, make a file from the side of the alleged fall, and then saw through from the opposite side. It is better to entrust such work to a specialist.

When there is not enough free space for cutting down trees on the site, arborist climbers come to the rescue. They climb a tree and cut it down from top to bottom, first cutting off the branches, then the trunk — in parts, preventing the free fall of the cut parts.

Whichever method you choose to remove the tree, the fertile soil layer will be disturbed at this place. Restore it if you plan to land.

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