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The benefits of trees are plentiful. They give off oxygen, improve air quality by filtering harmful dust and pollutants, reduce the amount of rain runoff, erosion, and pollution in waterways, and of course provide food and protection for many species.   In addition, the economic benefits should not be overlooked. Properly placed trees can reduce… Read More


Tree pruning

Tree pruning is a common maintenance procedure, and one of the most important routines when it comes to caring for trees in your landscape. Pruning on a regular routine can remove weak, dead, or diseased limbs and can be done at any time throughout the growing season without too much effect on the tree. With… Read More


The troublesome willow trees

A tree is a staple object of anyone’s yard. They are some of the first things people notice when driving by and (when taken care of properly) can add a significant amount of real estate value to a home. They often live for several decades and provide numerous benefits. They can provide shade, fruit, oxygen,… Read More


plant a tree for arbor day

Arbor Day was created to encourage people to plant trees. National Arbor Day is always the same every year, the last Friday in April. Although worldwide, Arbor Day is celebrated on a day that correlates to the best time of the year to plant a tree. Planting a tree can have many positive effects on… Read More


Tips for Watering in Winter | Front Range Arborists

Trees aren’t just beautiful addition to anyone’s yard, they also have added benefits like cleaner air, shade, and privacy, and possibly the production of fruit. Trees need nurturing care to live and continue to thrive. It’s possible to both overwater and underwater a tree. Your tree needs water, but there various signs that you may… Read More


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How to Fertilize your Tree Before you get started fertilizing your trees, there is no need to remove any mulch to start fertilizing. Always be mindful not to over-fertilize by scattering it too close to the trunk or by using too much. It is necessary to fertilize throughout the entire root system. In general, the… Read More


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Do you remember running around when you were a kid, looking for trees to climb? You would begin your ascent then soon realize all of your fingers are stuck together and your clothes are ruined. You leaned in closely to see that the tree was leaking something that looked like pancake syrup. That’s tree sap!… Read More


certified arborist

You’ve probably heard of a Gardner or Landscaper- but an Arborist is usually not in the average household vocabulary. Arborists are tree professionals and that require extensive certifications. Arborists are trained professionals who have studied how to plant, maintain, care, and diagnose trees, shrubs, and other woody plants. They are specialized in all species of… Read More


why you should hire an arborist

If you are a homeowner, you know the pain and effort that goes into creating and maintaining a beautiful yard. Not only is a nicely landscaped home important for your own home-pride, but it increases the overall value and curb appeal. Trees are the most important contributors to your home’s exterior look, they provide shade… Read More


trees in winter prevent damage

Each season brings its own challenges and benefits. Winter can be a difficult few months with harsh weather, freezing temperatures, and lack of nutrients from sunlight. Taking extra care of your trees during the cold months is crucial for strengthening and growth. Unfortunately, some storms can cause trees to fall or pull roots out. If… Read More