Stump Grinding Services
There are many benefits of a stump grinding service. Stump grinders are very efficient in leveling the entire stump at ground level after tree cutting. Stump grinding is a dangerous task, and stump grinders are heavy and powerful, and that is why it is essential to leave them to the experts.
A professional tree care specialist wears protective gear and equipment when using stump grinders. Protective gear will prevent sharp, flying chips of wood from causing injuries. Also, tree care experts carry insurance such as Workers’ Compensation to help cover hospitalization if a worker sustains injuries while working.
How Does Stump Grinding Work?
Stump grinding involves using a stump grinder to chip away the whole tree stump. The rotating blades grind the stump and the roots of the tree into wood chips. Stump grinders vary in size and depend on the size of the stump you want to remove. You can use the wood chips as mulch for your garden.
How Long Does It Take To Grind A Tree Stump?
The length of time for stump grinding depends on the size of the stump. The type of soil and the type of tree stump may affect the time it would take to remove the stump.
It may take fifteen minutes to grind small and young trees. On the other hand, massive tree stumps may take around two hours or more. We use different stump grinders for a wide variety of stumps.
Benefits Of Stump Grinding
Removing a tree always leaves a stump on the ground. Why is it essential to remove or grind the stump? Below are several reasons why stump grinding is healthy for your lawn or yard.
Whether you have a small or large yard, grinding up the tree stumps will leave you with additional space. You can use this space for replanting healthy trees, plants, or grass. You can put more components in your yard or lawn if you have additional space.
Increase Property Value
Tree stumps are unattractive and may decrease the value of your property. If you’re selling your property, potential buyers may change their minds if stumps are present on your lawn or yard. Stump grinding increases property value and improves the curb appeal of your property.
A tree stump is a potential hazard and might cause harm to your family or other people visiting your property. Stump grinding and stump removal services will make your lawn or yard a safer place for your family and pets.
Stop Unwanted Sprouts
Did you know that abandoned stumps tend to regrow? You may observe unwanted sprouts growing around the stump. If you have valuable plants in your yard, these sprouts will consume the nutrients from the healthy plants around them. Stump grinding takes out the opportunity for tree regrowth.
Prevent Pests And Diseases
Tree stumps can harbor pests, insects, or vermin. Leaving a stump attracts pests and diseases that might cause harm to healthy plants around your yard or lawn. Also, termites, beetles, and other wood-boring insects may cause damage to your property. Don’t let these pests find their way into your home.
Prevent Damage To Your Lawn Mower
The presence of a stump may cause permanent damage to your lawnmower. Keep in mind that lawnmowers do not come cheap, and you don’t want to find yourself buying a new lawnmower as a result of the damage. You may also find it frustrating to go around the stump to mow your lawn or yard. Stump grinding prevents damage to your lawnmower or cutting equipment.
Call Us Today!
Need a stump grinding service? At 3B Tree, we offer reliable, professional, and exceptional stump grinding services! Whether you need a single stump or an enormous lot to clear off stumps, we’re here to help you! We’ll grind your stumps and clear your land in no time!