If you have trees on your property, you already know how much they can enhance the land that you live on. Unfortunately, during and after a storm, they can also become dangerous. Trees can fall on homes, vehicles and power lines. If you’ve recently suffered through a storm, here are what tree removal professionals can do for you.
Assess Tree Damage
You may not have the education or skills to tell if a tree has been damaged after a storm. While some damage might be obvious, that isn’t always the case. All trees have limits. A tree may take years of storms, but eventually, the roots will wear down. A tree may appear to be strong, but in reality, one more storm could break it. A tree removal professional knows how to diagnose trees.
Salvage Surviving Trees
After a storm, you may have some trees that can be salvaged. If a tree can be saved, then the professional will attempt to do so. You will be given instructions on how to care for the tree, if necessary.
Protect You and Your Family
A tree removal professional’s priority is your family’s safety. After a storm, it’s common for trees to fall on power cables. When you have a tree across a down line, it can easily spark an explosion or fire. It is extremely dangerous for you to attempt to remove the tree from the line or your property. Professionals have experience with these types of hazards and will know how to take care of them without risking injury.
While having trees on your property can enhance your property, severe weather and other conditions can cause damage over time. If you have damaged trees on your property, you should have them properly assessed. Tree removal services provide you with an assessment and will save what trees they can before removing the others.