Don’t Let the Power Company End Up Ruining Your Trees

Here in New York we are used to seeing trees even in the big cities. It is hard to find a sidewalk that doesn’t have at least some small trees growing. In the city, you see the trunks surrounded by those metal grates that are surrounded by concrete. On our street there is that grass strip that is between the sidewalk and the road. That is where we use a Nassau County tree service to keep the trees trimmed nicely. The power company will come down a street to trim branches away from the power lines, but it is indiscriminate cutting.

They hire tree cutters to come along and quickly cut limbs to keep them from coming in contact with power lines on poles. This results in an awful looking V shape to the tree canopies. You can see this plain as day if you look up on just about any residential street in New York. Our trees have a natural canopy shape because we use the Nassau County tree service to keep them properly pruned. We have them inspect the health of our trees too. Continue reading