Why is Bark Falling off My Tree (Oak, Pine, Ash, Maple)? October 19, 2017
Full canopies, plump fruit, thick bark—all these things describe a healthy tree.
But what if you spot peeling bark on your tree? Help it out by learning about the causes—and solutions—below.Read More
Can I Use a Pressure Washer to Clean or Spray Trees? October 10, 2017
Tim said, “I’ve been noticing more people in my area using power washers to ‘clean’ their tree trunks.”
He wanted to know if we recommended washing trees with power washers. And we often get asked if it’s okay to use a power washer to spray insecticides on trees.Read More
The Best Way to Clean Up Leaves (Even in a Large Yard) September 19, 2017
Remember how excited you were to see leaves fall when you were a kid?
Now, seeing leaves cascade into the yard reminds you that you’re the one who has to clean them up. Leaf removal can feel like a chore—but it doesn’t have to. Breeze through your seasonal duty with the tips below.Read More
Is My Tree Dying or Dead? Here’s How to Tell and What You Can Do September 14, 2017
Bryan, a Davey blog reader from British Columbia was “concerned that some of our trees might be dying or in danger of falling on our house or other buildings,” and wanted to know some dying tree symptoms.
A dead or dying tree is nothing to play guessing games with. Take these simple steps to check on your tree and find out just what it needs.