Advanced Tree & Shrub Care, Inc.

How Do I Know I Need a Diagnosis for My Tree?

You are the steward of the trees on your property and know them best, in fact the law states you are responsible for their condition. However, you may need a professional to determine their condition (liability). A tree health diagnosis from a Certified Arborist may be in your interest if your trees show any signs […]

Read


How to Protect Tree Health in Winter

Winter can be a difficult time for plant life. The brutal temperatures which hit most areas of the country can cause issues like breaking branches and general cold stress on trees, and the possibility of a winter drought is very real. Here are a few ways you can help protect your trees during the next […]

Read


Two Types of Health in Trees: Physical & Structural

Physical health is the appearance, when everything is working well the tree should have an overall healthy appearance. For example, leaves should be thick and green, canopy should have less than 17% dead branches, branches, limbs and trunk should be free of any disturbances. Root flares should be free of any soils, mulches and debris. […]

Read


Planting Italian Cypress in North Texas

Back in the 80s a large number of Italian cypress were planted, by the mid to late 90s nearly 95% were gone. The next few years everyone forgot what happened and started demanding them again. A most certain cycle has returned. Here at Advanced Tree and Shrub Care we affectionately call Italian Cypress, special needs […]

Read


Improve Your Rental Property Curb Appeal With Tree Pruning

With a rental property, maintaining your home is generally in the hands of your tenant. It is ideal to visit the home on a quarterly basis to make sure everything looks good from the outside. Also, you should at least get a visual inspection of the inside on an annual basis, which can make sure […]

Read


Why Tree Pruning Is Vital For Tree Maintenance

Without a doubt in our minds, tree pruning is important. Let us take a moment to explain just why you should care about this subject. Tree Pruning Helps Young Trees Grow Strong Young trees need pruning to establish branch structure and shape. Pruning also helps to make up for root loss in newly planted trees. Pruning, […]

Read


What Makes Advanced Tree & Shrub Care Different?

Many so-called tree cutting companies are not what they seem. Most — 95% — pay their employees “under the table”, in cash. Many employ illegal immigrants, forgo proper training, don’t carry liability insurance and don’t pay taxes, don’t abide by the law, play by the rules or pay taxes.. What’s more, they know nothing about […]

Read


Caring for Small, Young Trees

The first ten years of life are crucial to the long-term health of a mature tree. Spending the time, effort, and money to help ensure your small, young trees are properly cared for will go a long way toward keeping future maintenance costs down and real-estate value high. While some trees, such as understory trees, […]

Read


3 Tips for Better Shrub Health

Plants and people are pretty similar in many ways. If you look after shrubs like you would look after pets, (Trees Are Pets Too), the chances of them growing up are much higher than if you simply leave them to their own devices. Don’t Forget the Water The most crucial aspect of keeping plants of […]

Read


Why Stump Removal is a Good Idea

When you hire a Tree service to remove a dying or damaged tree, you’re left with an ugly stump. Lots of folks just try to make the best of it, sometimes plunking a plant on top of it during the warmer months to try to soften or disguise its less-than-flattering impact on their yard. But as Angie’s List contributor Christine […]

Read


© Copyright 2015 Advanced Tree & Shrub Care, Inc. Design By: RWD