Tree pruning involves cutting down smaller portions of a tree strategically. Contrary to popular belief, there’s a difference between tree trimming and tree pruning. Tree trimming is usually done to prevent hazardous trees by removing large portions of branches and limbs. On the other hand, tree pruning can help promote tree health and growth.
Depending on the growth of the tree in your property, tree pruning can be done every few months or years. More often than not, this maintenance procedure is most helpful when you have a fruit or flower bearing tree. Proper tree pruning has proven to aid in increasing produce. However, it is also important to understand that tree pruning is a job that must be done by professionals.
Many times, we’ve seen trees that stopped producing flowers or fruits or growing at all because of incorrect pruning. There are even instances when a tree gets sick or dies after a pruning process gone wrong. Because of the abundance of DIY guides when it comes to tree maintenance, a lot of people have tried doing this on their own. Some have succeeded while others didn’t get very pleasing results.
Tree pruning is necessary when there are overgrown trees in your property. You don’t have to wait until they become hazardous to the point that a full tree trimming procedure is required. Property owners also usually call for tree pruning for aesthetic purposes. There are others who would prune trees according to their desired look or shape. Some would do this to encourage a tree to grow on one direction versus another.
If you need help with tree pruning, make sure you call licensed tree pros. Aardvark Tree Service is here to assist you! Our services are available in Daytona Beach, New Smyrna Beach, Ormond Beach, Port Orange, and surrounding areas. You may reach us at 386-233-5069 to get a free quote.
Jon is a 20-year tree professional, and has a passion for serving Volusia County with the finest tree service in the market.