Stump Grinding & Removal
The presence of a tree stump on a property can be a real headache. They give no value while they also make your space less usable. The removal of a stump is in no way a simple task. Stump grinding is the process of reducing a tree stump to little wood chips. To grind a tree stump, we make use of a machine called a stump grinder. There are a few other ways by which a tree stump may be removed, but stump grinding is the most modern and widely accepted method. Wilmington Tree Pros offers the best stump grinding solutions in Wilmington, North Carolina.
Leaving a tree stump to rot naturally is not the best decision you can make. Depending on the size of a stump, a tree stump may take well over a decade to decompose. It is much better to get rid of a stump once and for all. Attempting to speed up the rot of a stump with the aid of chemicals will cost you weeks. Stump grinding is the fastest and easiest way to remove a tree stump. Regardless of the size of a stump and other environmental factors, we will remove a stump from your property in less than two hours.
The presence of a tree stump on your property will make it unsafe. A stump and its roots will pose an injury risk to the people around you, kids, especially. Your kids may sustain nasty foot injuries just by playing in your yard. A tree stump poses another and even more serious safety problem. The dryness of a tree stump and its roots make them the perfect fuel for a fire. So, you shouldn't leave a tree stump in your yard if you live in an area prone to fire outbreaks. The removal of a tree stump will make your home much safer.
A tree stump will make it difficult for you to maintain the appearance of your lawn. You will be unable to mow the grass around a stump as it will easily damage your lawnmower. As time goes on, a tree stump will also become an eyesore. It will become unsightly when it becomes covered by weeds, fungi, and mushrooms. Your guests will find your yard very unpleasant. Furthermore, a tree stump will make your property less valuable. It will discourage buyers, and even if you get to sell it, it will be at a reduced price.
Trees play vital roles in maintaining the health of the environment, and it is only right that you plant a new tree after cutting down an old tree. However, you won't be able to plant a new tree until you have the stump of your old tree removed. Also, a tree stump will eventually make your environment unhealthy. A decomposing stump will attract all kinds of fungi and pests to your property. These organisms can harm other trees in your environment. You will have another problem on your hands if wood eaters like termites become present in your home.