After we have completed a tree removal service, you are stuck with a bulky stump. What’s the next step? Well, you can either let nature run its course aka decay or you can opt for one of our stump grinding services. In order to determine which course of action is best for you and your landscape, we should evaluate a few disadvantages - decay is quite a lengthy process, sore on the eyes and leaving a stump in the middle of your lush landscape can negatively affect the value of your property. If you let us grind your stump, you can easily eliminate unwanted pests like termites which could jeopardize the health of your whole garden.
Stump grinding vs. Stump removal.
We all love being environmentally conscious and for this reason choosing stump grinding as a solution outweighs the more invasive process of stump removal. Our specialized team of skilled arborists utilize only cutting edge technologies whilst grinding your stump meaning, we are able to completely shred away all parts of the trunk visible to the naked eye. And have we mentioned how stump grinding is not only environmentally friendly, but how the process can be completed under budget? Book a consultation today and we will gladly have your landscape stump free within an hour or two.
How we grind.
We follow a very intricate approach when grinding your stump. We also firmly believe in upholding the highest of safety standards and equip all our staff with protective gear and protocols to support this safety notion. Basically what we do is turning a tree stump into fresh mulch with our industry leading stump grinders that have wheels with special carbide cutting tips. For those bigger stump grinding challenges, we use even larger grinders that have seventy six carbide cutters and upwards. We possess a variety of grinder sizes for all those gigantic stump removal projects - proving to our clients, we can tackle any stump grinding project flung our way.
Stump grinding benefits.
The moment you leave a stump unattended other small green trees or plants might begin to sprout around the stump, stripping surrounding plants and shrubs of nutrients - your garden will soon become a graveyard. Apart from affecting healthy growth in your outdoor spaces, a tree stump can lead to unwanted accidents especially amongst young children. Not to even point out how pests and diseases can threaten the structures in and around your property. If you suspect that your stump might lead to potential problems, don’t wait until it turns into a costly nightmare - take some stump action right now!
Taking safety precautions.
Before we start the stump grinding process, there are a few precautions we need to take in order to enhance the safety of our skilled arborists and to protect our clients and their assets. A major concern is the risk of flying rocks and debris. We get dressed for the stump grinding occasion wearing protective gear and we clean-up the area around the stump to ensure that we don’t have any flying objects that can inflict harm. The real danger however, lies with the carbide cutting tips. Our stump grinding tools are powerful and can cut right through anything. So before we start grinding, we measure a good distance between ourselves and the base of the grinder. Anything else you would like to know about our safety measures? Give us a call and we will provide you with an in-depth safety stump grinding session.