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How To Cut Tree Branches

If you want beautiful trees, understanding how to trim and prune them is essential—and that means knowing how to cut a branch off a tree the right way is also essential.  Proper pruning yields several advantages. It not only allows you to control the shape and...

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How to Rot Tree Stumps Quickly

While grinding and burning are the most popular methods to kill a stump, there are limitations to both options. For instance, you can’t use large stump grinders near structures like foundation walls, plumbing systems, and outdoor fixtures. Similarly, burning stumps...

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How to Stop Tree Stump from Sprouting

If you have a problem tree in your yard, just cutting it down might not be enough. It’s not uncommon to find a stump sprouting new branches anywhere from days to months after a tree is cut down. Trees can be surprisingly tenacious—if any part of the tree, especially...

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How to Burn Out a Stump

Are you looking for a way to get rid of an ugly stump in your yard? Stumps are an eyesore, and removing them can be a challenging task. However, one easy and cost-effective way to get rid of a stump is to burn it. When you follow the proper steps and burn the...

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When is the Best Time to Plant a Tree?

Trees are more delicate than you might imagine, so how do you know when it is the best time to plant a tree or shrub? Fall planting isn’t a one-size-fits-all rule, especially if your chosen species takes a few weeks or months to establish roots. The first...

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When to Prunes Trees

Here’s All You Need to Know About When to Prune Trees The growing season is a stunning time of the year, but this beauty is often dependent on whether the gardener knows when to prune trees and shrubs. There’s much to consider when it comes to pruning trees, including...

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How To Trim a Weeping Cherry Tree

Getting out the clippers and preparing to prune a weeping cherry can inspire apprehension in any homeowner. There are so many branches! Where do you start? How do you prune a weeping cherry tree?  If you find yourself in the situation of needing to prune your weeping...

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How To Stop Tree Roots From Growing Back

How To Stop Tree Roots From Growing Back

Keeping tree roots from growing back is one of the most annoying landscaping tasks a homeowner has. Getting tree roots under control takes diligent work and careful attention to detail. Ready to get started? Continue reading to learn how to stop tree roots from...

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Saving a Dying Pine Tree and Care For Them

Saving a Dying Pine Tree and Care For Them

Pine trees are some of the hardiest plants available and generally require little-to-no maintenance. So what are you supposed to do when you’re faced with a dying pine tree? From the tree experts here at Lineage Tree Care, this blog post will help you figure out why...

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How To Get Rid of Carpenter Ants in Trees

How To Get Rid of Carpenter Ants in Trees

Carpenter ants are annoying pests that build nests quickly, chew through wood, and cause lots of internal damage to trees and other plants in your beautiful landscape.  Due to their being very diligent workers, carpenter ants can tunnel through tree bark and kill your...

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