Lineage Tree Care Blog

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How to Tell if A Tree is Dead

How to Tell if A Tree is Dead

Dead or dying trees put a damper on any home’s outdoor aesthetic. Not only this, but dead trees can pose all sorts of safety risks to surrounding structures. If you have a tree that you suspect is dead but you want to be certain it’s dead before calling a crew to come...

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10 Signs of a Diseased Tree

10 Signs of a Diseased Tree

Healthy trees are a beautiful addition to just about any landscape but if you are starting to notice some odd bark, leaves, or if your tree just doesn't look right, it could be a sign of disease. If disease travels through the roots, it could affect other trees in...

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Should I Cut My Tree Down?

Should I Cut My Tree Down?

When do you know that a tree needs to be removed? Well, it's not always that obvious. If the tree is completely dead it should be cut down for safety and hazard reasons. If not, limbs and branches can start falling away and cause sudden branch drop or damage to your...

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Tree Felling in Bothell Washington

Tree Felling in Bothell Washington

Felling a tree is dangerous business. If you're like a lot of homeowners, you're probably apprehensive at the idea of having to cut down a tree. Trees take years or even decades to reach their current potential and give so many benefits to the surrounding area as well...

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Lot Clearing in Mill Creek Washington

Lot Clearing in Mill Creek Washington

3 Reasons to have your lot cleared by Lineage Tree Care Removing trees and shrubs not only adds new spaces on which to build, but it can increase your lands value as well. New space on your property create opportunities to add buildings, amenities, gardens, or just...

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Top Winter Tree Safety Tips for Redmond

Top Winter Tree Safety Tips for Redmond

The Redmond area, as with many cities around Puget Sound, is chock-full of beautiful trees, both deciduous and coniferous. But, with our recent snow, some of them have toppled over, been uprooted, or have had broken branches due to the weight of the snow. So what are...

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Is Your Bothell Evergreen Tree Dying from the Bottom Up?

Is Your Bothell Evergreen Tree Dying from the Bottom Up?

Around the Pacific Northwest, we have a lot of evergreen trees ends this typically around Bothell Washington. Of course, anyone can have an evergreen tree from the Canadian border to Southern Oregon, but we specifically work within the Snohomish County area with an...

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10 Signs it’s Time to Trim or Prune Your Trees

10 Signs it’s Time to Trim or Prune Your Trees

Yes, we still are in winter so most of our trees are still dormant but there is an occasional reason to tram or prune a tree regardless of the time of year. If your trees are looking a little shaggy or you are concerned for the safety of the tree or other items in...

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Should You Start Pruning Trees in Winter?

Should You Start Pruning Trees in Winter?

I feel I could write this blog for every month of the year. People call up and ask if now is a good time to start pruning or trimming trees, and while we are definitely in the middle of winter here, we’re not getting freezing temperatures like we normally do this time...

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Removing a Tree Can Be the Most Dangerous Job

And certainly not something to take lightly or be performed by an amateur. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, there are 200 tree-related fatal injuries on average every year in the United States. In 2012, there were 60 injury-related deaths for tree...

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