What is Stump Grinding?

11/05/2018

After a large tree is cut down, its stump remains for a long time, sometimes for 10 years or more before disintegrating. While a stump isn’t a detriment to your yard in and of itself, it’s often unsightly and the deep roots can sometimes cause a new tree to sprout in the same spot. Stumps

Things to Do in Atlanta

07/05/2018

Gunnison Tree Specialists is proud to call the “city in a forest” home! Check out our guide of must-see sights the next time you find yourself in the ATL. Gunnison Tree Specialists keeps Atlanta beautiful for residents & tourists year-round. We offer tree removal, pruning and more!

The Harm in Tree Topping

30/04/2018

Tree topping is an ineffective method of tree pruning where the entire crown of the tree is cut randomly to shorten the height or width of the tree or increase visibility through the tree’s leaves. If you need a tree trimmed or pruned trust the qualified professionals at Gunnison tree specialists.

Why Trees Need Sun

23/04/2018

Have you ever put a potted plant on your windowsill, only to watch it bend and grow sideways over time? When plants reach toward windows this way, they are positioning themselves so their leaves can capture more sunlight. They need the sun for nutrition so they can stay alive. Trees get their energy in just

Accidents to Watch Out for When Maintaining Trees

16/04/2018

Many of us take on DIY projects to learn a new skill or save a buck here and there. However, when it comes to tree maintenance, you’re better off relying on a professional. Tree maintenance tasks like pruning and tree removal pose more risks than you may imagine. Being Struck by a Tree or Branch

Fertilizing Routines for Georgia Trees

13/03/2018

Atlanta is known as the “city in a forest” thanks to our 36 percent tree coverage, compared with the average U.S. city’s 27 percent. This beautiful landscape can also be a challenge for businesses and homeowners when it comes to keeping all those trees healthy. Tree health has been complicated further by a series of

How to Grow Your Own Fruit Trees From Leftovers

10/03/2018

Did you know all it takes to grow your own fruit trees are some leftover food scraps? Here’s what you need to know about growing your own strawberries, tomatoes, pineapples and oranges using leftovers and a few other minor ingredients. Contact Gunnison Tree Specialists for expert tips on your fruit trees.

Will Homeowners Insurance Cover Tree Removal?

07/03/2018

Atlanta area homeowners are no strangers to unwanted trees blocking their views, falling in their gardens and dropping debris in their yards. While tree removal is always an option, many may not be sure if their homeowners insurance can cover the cost. The quick answer is that each situation is different, and there are a

Hazardous Tree Assessment Checklist

12/02/2018

A tree hazard is defined as any structural defect that is likely to cause the tree or parts of the tree to drop and strike a house, a car or building. Here are some common tree hazards and how to identify them! Contact Gunnison Tree Specialists with any questions.