Why Hire a Professional Stump Grinder?

by | Feb 8, 2017 | Tree Service

Most people need the services of a stump grinder after a tree has been removed from their property. The reason for the removal varies but is, typically, because of disease or for construction purposes. After the tree is removed, it doesn’t mean the job is done. The large stump left behind can be unsightly and may even cause growth issues with surrounding plants.

Trees grow in all sizes, shapes, and densities, which results in root systems and trunk sizes that are different for every tree. Regardless of the size, stump grinding may be used to remove the stumps from the area. Once it is removed, the soil can be used for other purposes. If a new plant is going to be put there, the Stump Grinder will grind down a bit further, from six to 16 inches, to help create plenty of space for the new plant’s root system.

Some of the benefits offered by hiring the professionals for stump grinding services include:

  • An increase overall property value by getting rid of dead, unsightly stumps
  • The ability to save the homeowner both time and energy
  • A higher level of safety because the professional knows what they are doing
  • The ability to provide room for new plants

The process of stump grinding is fairly simple but, in some situations, complex problems may arise. As a result, it is best to let the professionals handle the job. There are several reasons for this, which are highlighted below.

  • To properly plan the grinding process and ensure no utility lines are affected.
  • The job is often dangerous.
  • If it is not done correctly, it may jeopardize the health of the other trees and plants nearby.

Stump grinding is not something an amateur should try. They may hurt themselves, cause damage to the property, or even hurt someone nearby. This can all be avoided by hiring the professionals. To learn more, simply contact the professionals at Jose Martinez Tree Service Inc. Being informed is the best way to ensure all stumps are safely and effectively removed from a home’s property. This increases the aesthetics of the space and ensures no one is injured during the removal process. You can also connect them on Facebook.