Archive for: April 2016

April 27, 2016

Mulching tips Adding mulch is one of the best practices to improve the look and health of your trees. It provides an attractive ground cover and retains soil moisture for tree roots. Also, as mulch decomposes, it improves soil conditions. However, mulch is only effective when done properly. Improper mulching can actually cause long-term damage…

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April 20, 2016

Mike’s Tree Company offers free organic yard waste drop off and disposal for homeowners and contractors. We accept leaves, grass clippings, straw, wood (no stumps), brush, clean fill, and more. Please contact us with any questions you have about our free yard waste drop off and disposal service.  Our Summer office hours are Monday –…

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April 11, 2016

In most landscapes, leaves are raked from below trees to encourage growing grass. Removing leaves eliminates the nutrient cycle that happens in natural habitats. Fertilization may be necessary to replace those nutrients that are removed from the root zones of trees. A few common signs of low nutrition in trees are undersized leaves, short new…

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