Stump Grinding and Removal
After we have removed your tree, a sturdy stump is left behind. Removing a tree is only half of the tree removal job. The stump that once functioned as anchor keeping your tree in place. Our clients always ask so many questions related to stump removal and stump grinding. What should happen next? Some clients prefer to take the less invasive route which is stump grinding. Other clients prefer complete removal. Tree Care of Lafayette can perform both as we have the equipment and expertise to remove or grind stumps of all sizes and shapes - leaving your property in mint condition.
Stump grinding is accomplished through an intricate process where the stump is excavated, but the roots of the tree are left to decay. What makes our stump grinding service the best in town is the fact that our clients can provide us with the height measurements and we will grind exactly to the inch. With our industry leading machinery, an arborist can grind as deep as twelve inches below the surface. Please dial our main service number and speak to one of our service consultants - they will be able to give you sound advice with regards to the depth your stump should be ground.
How removal works.
First of all stump removal is quite a time-consuming endeavor and basically consists of removing the entire stump alongside the roots of your tree. As you can only imagine expelling or evacuating the whole root system requires more than a pair of sheers. Tree Care of Lafayette has years of experience and we know how to speed up the process even if we encounter root sizes twice the size of the tree. In addition, our licensed arborists upholds only the most trusted safety standards during the stump removal process - combine our safety standards with our excellent teamwork and advanced technologies, and you have got yourself the best in the stump grinding business.
Why grinding or removal is important.
Stumps without proper supervision can lead to unwanted sprouting - if left untreated, you could end up forking out quite a few extra pennies somewhere down the line. Another factor too consider is that a stump can be a sight for sore eyes, affecting the aesthetic appeal every landscape should project. And let’s not even start about the potential safety hazard a stump can be. Although, you can leave your stump to decay, we should warn you about pests and diseases that could invade your garden and become a real environmental concern - threatening other plants on your landscape as well as structures located on your property.
Benefits of stump removal.
Both process come with their own set of advantages and disadvantages. According to a pole conducted amongst our experienced team of arborists, stump removal gets first place. Eliminating your stumps is the cornerstone of great tree care and shows that you as a homeowner takes yard maintenance very seriously. Plus, it shows that you care about your guests by protecting them from possible injury. Just think, what if your removed tree starts growing? You would have to pay for an extra tree removal service again. Most importantly, stump removal will clear-up space in your landscape which can be used for a water feature or a jungle gym for your kids.