From time to time we have blogged about some common terminology in the tree service industry. Here are the definitions of two more common services offered by B&M Tree Service LLC!
Raise- the removal of lower branches of the tree.
Tree raising is performed for many different reasons. Many homeowners will raise their trees to allow for passage underneath a tree such as near a sidewalk, patio or driveway. Others will raise a tree to allow free passage while mowing the lawn! Others will raise a tree to improve a view! Raising a tree can push growth further up the crown to the top of a tree. Raising a tree is also referred to as elevating the tree.
Reduce- the removal of specific branches to decrease the height or spread of the tree.
Tree reduction is also used for many different reasons. Tree reduction can also improve a view, or it can be used to allow for more sunlight to reach a homeowners lawn! In many cases tree reduction can force growth to lower parts of the tree. Tree reduction is commonly referred to as topping the tree.
If you can benefit from raising or reducing your trees do not hesitate to call B&M Tree Service LLC for a free estimate!
B&M Tree Service LLC
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