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Stump Grinding & Removal Services for Bronx, NYC & Manhattan

Tree stumps aren’t a huge hazard to most properties, but they are an unsightly and often awkward addition to your home or business. With the right tree company, you can easily get rid of unsightly or dangerous stumps with effective stump grinding services!

Removal Of Any Size Tree Stump

Need to get your stump ground down? We offer tree cutting and tree removal services for even storm damaged trees. Whether you need emergency cutting or removal service or just routine maintenance, our certified professionals will help with all of your needs.

Some trees live for decades, even centuries, before needing to be removed for one reason or another. This can leave behind some pretty massive stumps! Our tree professionals always bring the right equipment for the job, including stump grinding. We can grind stumps down to 4” – 6” using this grinding equipment. We’ll also remove chips and shavings from the grinding or backfill them into the hole your stump has left, leaving you with a cleaned and stump free yard.

Stump Grinding

Stump grinding is a process that is used when removing trees that have been cut down. The goal of stump grinding is to remove the stump of the tree so that it is level with the surrounding ground, which is often necessary for safety, aesthetics, or in order to plant a new tree in its place.

Stump grinding involves using a specialized machine, called a stump grinder, to shred the wood fibers of the stump into small pieces. The stump grinder consists of a rotating cutting disk with teeth that are designed to grind away the wood fibers of the stump. The machine is mounted on a set of wheels and is powered by a gasoline or diesel engine.

The operator of the stump grinder will first remove any dirt and debris from around the stump so that the grinder can be positioned properly. The cutting disk is then rotated at high speed, and the teeth on the disk grind away the wood fibers of the stump. As the grinding process continues, the operator moves the machine around the perimeter of the stump, gradually grinding it down until it is level with the ground.

Stump grinding is a fast and efficient way to remove tree stumps, and it is often preferred over other methods, such as digging out the stump, because it is less physically demanding and generates less waste. However, it is important to note that stump grinding can generate a significant amount of wood chips and sawdust, which may need to be disposed of properly. Additionally, stump grinding can also be noisy and disruptive, so it is important to consider the surrounding environment and neighbors before beginning the process.

Tree Cutting and Trimming Costs

Stump Infestations

When a tree has been removed and a stump remains, this stump could still be susceptible to a number of the issues that full trees face. This includes insect infestations and diseases. Once a stump has been removed from a property, you won’t need to worry about pest infestations that could easily transfer into your home and neighboring properties. This can help you to avoid termites, carpenter ants, bees, and other pests that use wood as their primary source of food.

Unsightly Landscaping

For smaller properties, you may find that you have difficulty mowing or landscaping around an unsightly stump. Stump removal is fast and an effective way to bring more space to your yard, give you area to plant new trees and shrubbery, and remove an obstacle from your property.

Top Rated Stump Removal Service in NYC

Our tree professionals have decades of experience when it comes to removing trees and stumps throughout New York City. Estimates are always free; call today to learn more about the cost of removing a stump from your home or commercial business.

Tree Stump Removal

Tree stump removal refers to the process of removing the residual part of a tree that remains after it has been cut down. This is usually done to make the area where the tree was located clear and level.

There are several reasons why tree stump removal is useful, especially when it comes to sidewalks, buildings, and other structures. Some reasons include

  • Aesthetics: Tree stumps can be unsightly and can detract from the overall appearance of a property.
  • Safety: Tree stumps can be tripping hazards, especially on sidewalks and in other high-traffic areas. They can also get in the way of mowing lawns or using equipment, which can pose a risk to people and property.
  • Building damage: Tree stumps can cause damage to buildings, sidewalks, and other structures if they are not removed properly. This can be especially problematic in areas with high soil moisture levels, which can cause the stumps to rot and become unstable.
  • Pest problems: Tree stumps can attract pests, including termites, carpenter ants, and other insects, which can cause damage to buildings and other structures.

NYC Tree Root Removal

Tree root removal is the process of removing the roots of a tree that is causing problems, such as damaging sidewalks, driveways, or underground pipes. This service is often desired by homeowners who have fast-growing trees, such as mulberry trees, that have become too large for their property.

The reasons someone may want to have tree root removal include:

  • Property damage: Tree roots can cause damage to sidewalks, driveways, foundations, and underground pipes, which can be costly to repair. By removing the roots, the homeowner can prevent further damage and maintain the value of their property.
  • Liability: If a tree’s roots are causing damage to someone else’s property, the homeowner may be held responsible for the damage. By removing the roots, the homeowner can reduce their liability and avoid potential legal issues.
  • Aesthetics: Tree roots can also detract from the appearance of a property, especially when they are visible above ground. By removing the roots, the homeowner can improve the appearance of their yard and enhance their curb appeal.
  • Space: Fast-growing trees, such as mulberry trees, can quickly outgrow their space and become too large for the area they are in. By removing the roots, the homeowner can create more space and better manage the size of the tree.

Tree root removal can be a complex and dangerous process, and Owens Brothers Tree Service is equipped to handle the job safely and effectively. Our tree service is insured and bonded and follow all necessary safety protocols to minimize the risk of injury or damage to the property or those around it.

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