Connecticut Landscaping and Tree Services

03/20/2017

Tree Pruning, Trimming, Maintenance, and Removal Services – New Haven, Milford, CT

Affordable Landscape and Tree Service - Emergency Storm ServiceBy understanding the principals of tree maintenance and tree pruning, you improve the health of your trees and enjoy them for many years to come. There are a great deal of beneficial tree trimming advice and pruning methods, which can assist in maintaining your trees. With the proper information and tools, you can prune your trees when required, in order to increase not only their visual appeal and health, but also reduce the possibility of hazardous decaying branches and other common problems associated with not providing the proper tree maintenance.

By performing a simple online search you fill find that there are numerous websites that will offer tree maintenance advice, which can be very useful for you, but can also contain conflicting information. In this article, we will provide you with information that will help you to understand the importance of tree pruning and maintenance, as well as basic information that will guide you in performing the service yourself. However, tree pruning can be a hazardous endevour, and can be harmful to your tree if not done properly. If you feel if feel you do not possess the proper tools or knowledge to successfully perform the project, you should consider hiring a Connecticut tree maintenance professional.

Reasons for Tree Maintenance, Trimming, Pruning

Trees will typically require maintenance for the following reasons: appearance, safety or health. We explain each reason for you in detail below:

  • Appearance: Performing tree trimming is a beneficial method that will assist in maintaining the contours and visual appeal of your tree. Many property owners will take this a little too far and give there tree an shape that is not natural, which can work to deteriorate the stability of the tree structure causing problems.
  • Safety Purposes: Large tree branches that are decaying or are experiencing high winds can fall can be a major safety issue and cause serious damages to the structure of your home, or to people in the surrounding areas. They can also obstruct the view of areas of your driveway, preventing you from noticing oncoming traffic as you leave your driveway or parking area. Another safety issue to take into account is trees coming in contact with utilities wires, which can cause power outages.
  • Improve Health: Tree mainteance helps trees get rid themeslves of dying or diseased branches before they have a negative effect on the tree’s structure. Fungus, bacteria, and insects can also begin gathering on compromised parts of a tree, leading to an infestation if the diseased area isn’t removed.

Basic Tree Trimming Tips for Beginners

It is typically most beneficial to trim or prune a tree while it is in the dormant season. However, it is acceptable to provide pruning services on a tree during any season of the year if it is greatly required, such as an existing hazard. You should be aware of the size of the branch that you are trimming. If the branch is below 5-6 centimeters in diameter, it is acceptable to remove it. However if the branch is up to eight to ten five centimeters in diameter, you it is not recommended that it be removed. If the branch is over 12 centimeters in diameter, you really should only have it removed for stately or health issues. Branches are in the best position to be pruned when they are in their early stages of development.

As a premier tree service company in Connecticut, Affordable Landscaping and Tree Service makes it our goal to ensure the complete satisfaction of every customer. While offering friendly, knowledgeable service at competitive rates. Contact us today at (203) 287-8894 to schedule a free estimate and consultation!


05/22/2016

Best Connecticut Tree Service | Hamden, New Haven, Milford, CT

Tree Removal Service - Affordable Landscape and Tree Service - Hamden, CTBased in Hamden, CT, Affordable Landscape and Tree Service provides landscape maintenance and installation to customers throughout New Haven and Fairfield counties and beyond! To us, tree administration implies we serve our customers in Connecticut at whatever point they require anything doing with trees, whether it be tree installations, maintenance, or removal. We secure your property with safe tree expulsion, tree trimming, tree pruning, and recognizing dangerous or diseased trees that may represent a risk to your family and property. After the tree expulsion work, we can also perform efficient stump evacuation and leave your landscape looking clean of any remaining debris or hazards.

Our Connecticut Tree Removal services are not the only landscaping field that we specialize in. We perform seasonal landscape cleanup services to expel any debris such as leaves, branches, and brush from your property too. We also provide 24 hour emergency storm cleanup services, so when an unexpected storm moves through Connecticut, we are accessible and remain by prepared to dispatch a team of landscape professionals to assist you and prevent damage to your home and property.

We are considered to be the premier tree maintenance organization in Connecticut, offering low costs and top-notch professional landscape services. We are licensed and insured and can provide the best tree services and tree care at an affordable price. We take pride in giving the greater part of our clients with efficient and dependable, quality landscaping services at a moderate cost. We are experienced and focused on providing the best tree services possible to each of our clients.

Affordable Landscape and Tree Service possess a significant level of experience in tree expulsion, tree trimming, bush trimming, fire wood, stump grinding, storm damage prevention, crisis tree evacuation needs in New Haven County. To safeguard our customers have the genuine feelings of serenity they merit, we are completely guaranteed and authorized to help with your tree service needs all through Hamden and encompassing towns. On the off chance that you are searching for a legitimate and expert tree administration organization, then you can contact us today at 203-287-8894 for a free consultation and estimate!

Affordable Landscaping & Tree Service LLC. offers landscape design & maintenance, drainage solutions, tree removal, stump grinding, lawn installations, landscape masonry, patios, walkways, walls and much more to the following towns and surrounding areas in Connecticut: Hamden, New Haven, West Haven, Milford, Woodbridge, Guilford, Madison, Oxford, Southbury, Orange, Milford, Fairfield, Stamford, Westport, New Canaan as well as the greater Connecticut area.


01/23/2016

CT Tree Removal – Damaged Tree | New Haven, Fairfield, Stamford, CT

Based in Hamden, CT and serving communities throughout the New Haven and Fairfield County area, Affordable Landscape and Tree Service has over twenty-five years of professional experience in the tree removal area. If your residential or commercial property requires New Haven tree removal services, pruning, or stump removal services, we have the machinery and manpower to provide quality and accurate tree removal services of any size or scope. We can get the job completed in a timely and efficient manner while staying within your desired budget.

Removing a tree from your property can be a very arduous process. You may require that a tree to be removed that is a remarkable level of weight and height. In order to have the tree removed in a safe manner, and protect the surrounding area from damage, the removal must be performed by a certified and insured CT tree removal expert. Affordable Landscape and Tree Service has many years of experience and has removed countless trees throughout the New Haven area. We also specialize in tree trimming, pruning, and stump removal. We have the equipment, which allows us to safely remove very large trees from your property.

Affordable Landscape and Tree Service provides Firewood in Connecticut

Many home owners and commercial business owners such as restaurants throughout the New Haven, Connecticut area and beyond have used Affordable Landscape and Tree Service’s firewood for maintaining heat for their ovens and stoves. Whether you are burning wood for your commercial business or restaurant in a fireplace, furnace, or oven, it is very important to utilize high quality firewood to maintain efficiency and a safe environment for your business, which is why we provide dry and seasoned wood at the appropriate dimensions.

We have a well trained staff that has a reputation in the New Haven County area as being very reliable and prompt concerning our firewood delivery. Affordable Landscape and Tree offers flexibility when ordering just the right amount of firewood for the entire winter season or for your next upcoming event.

Hazardous and Dead Tree Removal Services

Affordable Landscape and Tree Service are available on a twenty-four hour and seven day a week basis to perform any CT emergency tree removal that may be required on your property. You can contact us directly at 203-214-9216 and an emergency tree removal specialist will be dispatched to your location immediately to evaluate your property and perform the necessary tree removal services. In many instances, hazardous trees will not present any major signs of damage, so it is important to have a tree removal professional perform a full evaluation of your tree in order to circumvent any possible damages that can occur.

Please feel free to contact us at anytime to schedule a free consultation and evaluation of your property. Our experienced tree experts are fully trained and insured to perform safe tree removal services, tree pruning and individualized plant healthcare. Call us today at 203-287-8894 for a free quote on any tree removal, tree pruning or tree care project.

Affordable Landscaping & Tree Service LLC. offers snow removal, seasonal cleanups, landscape design & maintenance, drainage solutions, tree removal, stump grinding, lawn installations, landscape masonry, and much more to the following towns and surrounding areas in Connecticut: Hamden, New Haven, West Haven, Woodbridge, Guilford, Orange, Milford, Bridgeport, Stratford, Meriden, Middletown, Madison, Fairfield, Stamford, Westport, New Canaan. Contact us today for a FREE Consultation!


06/15/2015

Professional Tree Removal Contractor – Hamden, CT

Affordable Landscape and Tree Service - Emergency Storm ServiceMost Connecticut home and property owners understand the dangers that are associated with climbing and removing trees from their landscape. When accidents do occur during this dangerous task, they can easily result in permanent and even deadly injuries. The trees on your property will increase the overall value of your home or business, but at the same time will raise liability concerns. If you have a tree that is in need of removal from your property, before you dust off the old chainsaw and begin work, please consider all of the hazardous aspects involved. If you do not have any experience in cutting down and removing trees, you can turn to the Connecticut tree removal professionals at Affordable Landscape and Tree Service for assistance. We employ a team of tree removal specialists that are professionally trained, utilize top-grade tools and machinery, and are licensed and insured in the state of Connecticut.

The tree removal experts at Affordable Landscape and Tree Service have almost 25 years of performing tree and stump removal services for residential and commercial customers around the state of Connecticut. If you are a homeowner who is in need of tree removal, tree pruning, or stump removal services or you are a commercial developer and you require hundreds of acres of land clearing, we have the equipment and team of highly qualified landscape professionals that posses the capabilities to get the job done in a correctly and efficient manner.

We are committed to providing the highest quality tree removal services in the state of Connecticut at an affordable price. No matter how large a damaged, or even healthy tree is, our professional Connecticut tree company is entirely qualified to handle any type of tree removal. Whether you are in need of tree removal services because of safely issues, or you are clearing space for a landscape construction project, the tree removal professionals at Affordable Landscape and Tree service will arrive on your property and perform a complete evaluation, which will allow us to select the most orderly and cost-effective procedure available to remove the tree from your property. We will take into account such factors as the location of the tree on your property, the current condition of the tree, as well as the dimensions of the tree. Our tree removal machinery includes cranes, bucket trucks, stump grinders, and chippers, and we will always have an experienced crew on hand that is available to serve you.

Affordable Landscape and Tree Service is a full-service landscaping company based in Hamden, Connecticut that has been providing homeowners and commercial property owners with high quality landscaping services for almost 25 years. We receive a great deal of satisfaction seeing the smiles on our customers’ faces when we have completed our landscaping services. Our commitment to customer satisfaction and quality tree services is why we have gained a reputation as being the most reliable and efficient landscaping firm in the state of Connecticut.

Affordable Landscaping & Tree Service LLC. offers landscape design & maintenance, drainage solutions, tree removal, stump grinding, lawn installations, landscape masonry, and much more to the following towns and surrounding areas in Connecticut: Hamden, New Haven, West Haven, Woodbridge, Guilford, Orange, Milford, Fairfield, Stamford, Westport, New Canaan. Contact us today for a FREE Consultation!


04/20/2015

Tree Installation and Maintenance Services | Hamden, CT

Tree Installation and Maintenance Services | Hamden, CTA common landscaping oversight that many Connecticut home owners make is not paying enough attention to the health of the trees that inhabit their property. When you are focused on providing the best care for your lawn and garden, it is easy to overlook the most obvious object on your landscape. Trees are an important aspect of your landscape because they will add value to your property and provide the necessary shade that can help keep your house or commercial business cool in the summertime. Taking the proper measures to maintain the health of your trees is very important. The landscape professionals at Affordable Landscape and Tree Service of Hamden, Connecticut are experienced in understanding the appropriate steps you must take in order to keep the trees on your property flourishing all year round. We have put together a list of symptoms that may signal that your trees are in poor health and may need immediate care to prevent it from dying.

Damage to the trunk of your tree

If you notice that cracks or rotting are beginning to form in the base of the trunk area of your tree, then your tree may be experiencing some health problems. As years pass, the original bark of a tree will ultimately fall off of the tree and a new layer of bark will appear. If the new layer of bark is not surfacing and a polished level of wood remains on the surface layer of your tree, this is an obvious sign that the health of your tree is in jeopardy. The bark of a tree acts as a vessel to transport nutrients throughout the tree, so without bark, your tree will not receive the necessary nutrients it needs in order to survive.

Signs of dead wood within branches

During the spring and summer months, if you notice that some of your branches have leaves, while other branches are bare, it is an apparent sign that your tree is in poor health. The majority of tree will shed their leaves during the fall season, however dead branches will occasionally leave their leafs hanging well into winter months.

A tree that is healthy has the capability to acclimate and combat the harshest seasonal elements, from the freezing cold of winter to the dry hot conditions of summer. However just like people, trees can be subject to disease and can get sick and potentially die if they are not cared for properly. Having a landscape for your property, which is completely free of disease is very difficult to obtain because there are so many different types of disease carrying pests and organisms that can potentially infect your tree.

If you are uncertain whether the trees on your commercial or residential property are in danger of disease and would like a professional opinion, you can contact the Connecticut landscape maintenance experts at Affordable Landscape and Tree Service for a free consultation. We will perform a complete tree care assement and verify any health problems that may currently be occuring for your tree or issues that should be dealt with in the near future. Contact us today for a free estimate and consultation.

Affordable Landscaping & Tree Service LLC. offers landscape design & maintenance, drainage solutions, tree removal, stump grinding, lawn installations, landscape masonry, and much more to the following towns and surrounding areas in Connecticut: Hamden, New Haven, West Haven, Woodbridge, Guilford, Orange, Milford, Fairfield, Stamford, Westport, New Canaan. Contact us today for a FREE Consultation!


08/30/2014

Emergency Storm Service – Tree Removal | Hamden, CT

Affordable Landscape and Tree Services provide 24-Hour emergency storm service for our clients in New Haven and Fairfield County, Connecticut. The majority of damage caused to properties are a result of falling trees branches from high winds. Torrential downpours can saturate the soil of your property and cause tree roots to become weak. Falling trees and limbs can take down power lines and cause lengthy power outages and potentially cause personal harm. During the winter season, snow and ice buildup on rooftops can cause extensive property damage.With over 20 years of experience of emergency storm service in the greater New Haven area, Affordable Landscape and Tree Service has the knowledge and tools to handle any time of storm damage and tree removal.

Affordable Landscape and Tree Service - Emergency Storm ServiceAs a Connecticut homeowner, you should be aware of the location of trees on your property and their proximity to your home or utilities lines. We can help you take preventative measures by pruning your applying cables to your trees to help reduce potential damage. The New Haven area has been engulfed annually with heavy storms that has caused extreme damage to many homes and properties. As a homeowner in Connecticut, is important to take notice of trees that are decaying on your property because they are more liable to fall during a storm. You can turn to the professional tree removal experts at Affordable Landscape and Tree Services for prompt expert help. You can rest assured that our professional crews are well trained to work in these hazardous situations and are available for emergencies.

The majority of tree care companies in Connecticut that advertise being available 24 hours a day may not have the experience and knowledge to handle the aftermath of a storm. Selecting the proper tree care company to remove storm damaged trees is a matter that should require a lot of consideration. Our team will arrive at your property, survey the damage and give you a free estimate and consultation.

Find out why Affordable Landscape and Tree Service is considered to be the top tree service professionals in the New Haven area and beyond. Our ultimate goal is to serve you and make your experience a pleasant one, and our team will stop at nothing to ensure that you come away more than satisfied. If you’re interested in our emergency storm services, contact us today for a free consultation.


06/30/2014

A checklist for maintaining healthy trees and shrubs though the summertime | Hamden, CT

Tree and Shrub Installation - Hamden, CTShrub and Tree installations are investments that enhance your Connecticut property, and create a positive first impression of beauty, and curb appeal. Healthy trees increase in value with age, purifying our air, and saving energy by providing shade and protection from strong winds. On the other hand, poorly-maintained trees can be a significant hazard and liability.

Please review the following checklist to ensure that your trees and shrubs will be healthy through the summer seasons.

  1. Inspect trees and shrubs: Before leaves appear, inspect tree trunks and branches, looking for signs of disease or damage. You can contact Affordable Landscape and Tree to learn about inspecting trees and what to look for when identifying potential health hazards for your trees.
  2. Prune dead branches: The ideal time to prune most trees is during the winter time. Remove any dead, damaged or broken branches that appear on the tree.
  3. Mulch your landscape: A layer of mulch helps soil retain moisture and suppresses weeds. It’s most crucial when caring for younger trees, ones that have been in the ground up to 10 years.
  4. Combat Pests & Diseases: You can contact a licensed arborist to learn which pests and diseases pose the most serious threat to your trees – and how to best treat them. New problems develop yearly, and older foes are often defeated.

We currently have a special where you can receive $250 off of of any job valued at $1000 or more and $550 off any job valued at $2500 or more. Call us at 203-287-8894 today!

Affordable Landscaping & Tree Service LLC. service area includes the following towns and surrounding areas in Connecticut: Hamden, New Haven, West Haven, Woodbridge, Guilford, Orange, Milford. Contact us today for a FREE Consultation!