Whose Responsibility Is It To Remove A Tree?

Whose Responsibility Is It To Remove A Tree?

Trees can be majestic, beautiful and relaxing. However, there are also times when they grow in inappropriate places, overhang a neighbour’s property, or fall over due to weather events or disease. This can raise some serious questions about who is responsible for the...
Mulching for Tree Health

Mulching for Tree Health

You might remember walking through a forest and being surprised to see that its floor was covered not with grass but instead with organic matter like leaves, twigs, and dead flowers. Collectively, this debris can be referred to as ‘mulch’, which assists in...
Recognising Signs of Tree Stress

Recognising Signs of Tree Stress

A stressed tree is a sad and lifeless one – and visibly looks so! It can be very difficult to recognise the signs of tree stress if you aren’t an arborist, which is why we at Tree Control – the tree topping specialists in Tauranga – have created this article for you....
When is Total Tree Removal Necessary?

When is Total Tree Removal Necessary?

Most of the time, trees are usually harmless, and aside from the occasional branch or two that you might find in your garden, or the cascade of leaves that you eventually have to rake and clean up, you can usually leave that tree in your garden alone (unless it needs...
When is it Time to Remove a Shelter Belt?

When is it Time to Remove a Shelter Belt?

A shelter belt offers excellent protection against the wind and other weather elements, effectively guarding your crops and/or field. However, sometimes, shelter belt removal might be necessary. In this blog, we will explore the various situations in which removing a...