Tree Trimming Grosse Pointe MI

All trees require pruning and trimming at one time or another. Properly pruned trees are much healthier and better able to fight off pest and cultural threats. The amount of live tissue that should be removed depends on the tree size, species and age, as well as the pruning objectives. Younger trees will tolerate the removal of higher percentage than that of mature trees. It is important to remember that it is easier for a tree to recover from several small pruning wounds faster than one large wound. The older and larger a tree becomes, the less energy it has in reserve to close wounds and defend against decay or insect attack.

• PRUNING/CROWN CLEANING: Thinning and removal of dead, diseased, damaged, broken, stub and interfering limbs retaining actual crown as set forth by industry standards.

• HAZARD PRUNING: Removal of dead, diseased or weak branches. Hazardous pruning shall consist of the removal of the described branches to a size that in falling would injure a person. (Usually consist of 2” or more in diameter.)

• THINNING: Selective removal of individual branches to help reduce weight stress, wind resistance and allow for more needed or required sunlight in many cases.

• CROWN REDUCTION OR HEADING BACK: Reduction of overall height and/or width (usually for fruit and ornamental trees and evergreens).

• ELEVATION: Pruning or removal of required limbs for greater height clearance over lawns, driveways, sidewalks and other structural items.

• CLEARANCE: Pruning or removal of required limbs as outlined to provide proper distance to buildings, lights, wires, plants or other items that may be requested or suggested by the client or Branch Tree & Landscape Service.

A healthy landscape provides an outdoor retreat for the entire family. People often focus on their lawns and overlook their trees. Trees and shrubs make up a large and important part of your landscape and need to be properly cared for. Branch Tree & Landscape Service have several in-house tree and shrub specialists, ISA Certified Arborists, who use their expertise to care for the health and safety of your living landscape. For over 30 years, Branch Tree has provided Grosse Pointe with a healthy way to keep their outdoor investments enjoyable throughout multiple seasons.

Let us help your trees continued growth. From storm damage to fertilization, trimming to removal – our team provides the customer service you expect with certified arborists who have the skills and knowledge to consult with you.

Plant Health Care

Maintain or improve your landscape’s appearance, health and vitality concerning trees, shrubs and other plants in the most cost effective and environmentally-friendly way possible.

View Service

Tree & Shrub Services

Provide complete tree and shrub maintenance programs. We are your tree specialists ready to answer questions and solve problems. Spring, summer, fall, and winter are all great times to care for your trees and shrubs.

View Services

Lawn & Landscape Services

Lawns that are maintained properly through environmentally-friendly regular care with renewed beneficial natural organisms in the soil will make your grass greener and our environment healthier.

View Services