Springtime Cleaning

Springtime Cleaning & Tree Pruning

Keeping Your Trees (and Yourself) Safe Trimming your trees. Even saying the words is enough to make you shiver. It’s a tiresome and painstaking task that we can’t help but avoid at every possible turn. Luckily, Charter Oaks has found inventive…

Creating wind blocks with trees – how to make it happen

The connection between man and nature is there for all to see. One of the safest places we feel is close to a tree, whether as shelter from the rain or the sun. Trees help us understand our landscape and can provide something that helps us shield…

Insurance Coverage for Fallen Trees

What if a fallen tree damages my property? It is pretty dreadful to see a tree on your property break or fall. Then there is the worse situation of a tree or large branch falling to cause damage to part of your property. The good news is……

Importance of insurance and workers compensation

Trimming trees seems to be a pretty straight-forward, time-honored service that most homeowners need from time to time. In reality, this high-risk service can endanger workers, employers and homeowners.No doubt many people are regretting having…

Do trees add to the value of your home?

Did you know that the trees in your yard can actually add value to your home? So, exactly how can trees affect your home value? It comes down to the desirability of what’s growing in your yard and on your geographical location.Mature trees…
marcescence in trees

Why do some trees' dead leaves not fall off the tree?

Each autumn, the leaves of trees throughout the neighborhood transition from shades of green to a tapestry of bold oranges, reds and yellows. But as quickly as the leaves change color, they tumble to the ground.Normally, as deciduous trees…
Tree in need of Winter Tree Pruning

Winter Tree Pruning And Removal

The Benefits Of Winter Tree Pruning include protecting your trees and your property. We often think of winter as a time when trees cannot be pruned. Consequently, when the snows come, the heavy accumulation adds weight on branches. This can…
Eco Friendly

From a Customer’s Perspective

The following is a letter we recently received after completing a local project that included a difficult tree removal:“Dear Phil,As I told you when you came out to do our estimate, I chose your company: a) because of the comments…
Tree Care and Removal

Tree Care and Removal Can Be Affordable!

Reputable arborists have made large investments in equipment and training required for pruning, tree care and removal. Trucks, hydraulic booms, chippers, sprayers, stump cutters and chain saws represent major investments and maintenance costs.…
Winter Branch Removal

Take Advantage of Winter Discounts

At Charter Oaks, we work year round - and trees can be trimmed or removed (if necessary) at any time during the year. In summer (the growing season of a tree), it is certainly easiest to evaluate the health of the tree and do minor trimming…