Stump Grinding

Stump Grinding

Stump Grinding

The process of stump grinding includes the removal of a dead tree stump. When removing a tree stump a machine needs to be used depending on the size of the stump. This machine will chip away at the wood using a rotating cutting disk this then grinds the wood into small chippings.  When a tree has fallen it will leave a stump that many people find unsightly. Small tree stumps can be taken out using simple tools used by tree surgeons however tree stump removal is no simple task it includes hard labour. Many people will try to avoid the removal of a stump due to the expense. Stump grinding usually takes place when homeowners decide to remove the trees remnants. However, there are a lot of benefits that you will gain from the removal of a stump. One benefit is more space being created for new plants to be planted creating a more appealing look to your home.

Avoiding Re-Growth

Nearly all tree stumps die when the process of removing the stump is carried out however this is not always the case. Once the tree has been cut there is a possibility of multiple trees stems to start growing from the old tree stump. Many tree stems will interlock with each other causing the problem to become greater. The growth of the new stems causes an uneven and a wild look that can ruin the look of your landscape.

Protecting your Tree from insects

Every tree stump will start to decay at some point and they can become a home to many insects and pests. If you’re a homeowner with many plants around your garden these creatures can spread throughout even entering your home causing costly damage. To prevent this problem from happening you need to remove the tree stump before the decomposing process beings to occur. When a tree stump is found it is always a benefit to get the tree stump removed.