Trees usually beautify the indoor garden or your exterior landscape. The beautiful leaves and their rich colours bring life to your outdoor areas and living space, and they also make people feel closer to nature. However, hazardous trees can damage your building or cause injuries when they become weak, diseased or dead. See what you look at to know if you need some experts to come and remove some trees in your property:
Assess the Branches
Examine the individual branches of your trees to know if they are healthy and strong as they look from a distance. You won't notice the weak areas of the branches if you don't examine them closely. Are the branches hanging out of place? Are some of them dead? Leaning trees are dangerous to your driveway and structures. Tree removal professionals consider the height, weight, size and structure of the branches and if they are a threat to the powerlines to know if the tree should be removed.
Examine the Condition of the Leaves and Barks
A professional arborist should examine the sick or diseased trees before they remove them. A tree with growing fungus or bumps or one losing a lot of leaves isn't healthy or safe to keep. Although some people try to treat their sick trees, removing the sick trees often remains the best solution. Trees appear unattractive when they get diseased, and they compromise the curb appeal of your property in a big way. Diseased trees are weak and have a higher falling risk. Professional arborists examine the barks and leaves of a tree to know if it's diseased and whether they should schedule a removal.
What about the Location of the Tree?
You would have to remove a tree based on where it's located even if it's healthy. A tree that touches the walls or roof of your building should be removed before it causes more damage. You should also remove a tree that blocks the sun on your house or over the yard. Trees that shade the yard compromise the health of the growing grass and other plants. Contact tree removal experts if the tree roots have clogged your drains or if they are a threat to other underground utilities.
Some tree defects demand that you remove the affected tree if you don't want to see your investment go down the drain. Trained tree removal experts don't just look for the falling branches to remove the tree, but they also pay attention to other symptoms that pose risks. Call in an arborist today to check on your trees.