Certified Arborists

The practice of arboriculture includes selection, planting, fertilization, pest and disease control, pruning, shaping and removal of trees, shrubs, vines and other perennial woody plants. The primary focus is individual woody plants and trees maintained for permanent landscape and amenity purposes, by arborists, for the enjoyment, protection and benefit of human beings. Branch Tree & Landscape Service employs expert ISA-certified arborists that can assist you with the health and safety of your trees, shrubs and plants.

certified arborists

What is ISA or International Society of Arboriculture certification?
ISA credentials let consumers know that our arborists are qualified and possess a high degree of knowledge about caring for and maintaining your trees. They are trained and knowledgeable in all aspects of arboriculture, have met all requirements to be eligible and have passed a comprehensive exam. Earning this credential demonstrates that they have the proper knowledge and skills, as well as a high level of dedication to their profession and community. ISA Certified Arborists understand the importance of continued education and how it helps to make the world be a better place, one tree at a time.

Why do I need a certified arborist?
Hiring a certified arborist is a decision that should not be taken lightly. Proper tree care is an investment that can lead to substantial returns. Well cared for trees are attractive and can add considerable value to your property. Poorly maintained trees can be a significant liability. Tree work should only be done by those trained, properly equipped and have the experience to to tell you whether your tree is sick or healthy, dangerous or safe. Have your trees maintained by a reputable company that cares about them, and can work safely on them.

Tree care industry standards, may include:
• Tree planting, pruning and removal
• Structural tree support such as bracing, cabling and anchoring
Insect and disease management
Weed control
• Promotion of tree root development and functioning
• Removal of girdling roots
Nutrient infusion and fertilization
• Hazardous tree assessment and mitigation
Soil testing and laboratory services

Branch Tree & Landscape Service offers the services of its certified arborists and state licensed applicators, in Michigan, with a dedication to quality and satisfaction that you expect and deserve. Throughout the year, we can provide arboriculture support for your trees, shrubs and plants.