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Arbor Care Tree Service Inc. is the company you can trust when you want your trees to be taken care of by a professional team. Our team has the equipment and expertise to cater to all your tree care needs. Whether you want to remove overgrown trees or want to get rid of the stumps in your backyard, we are here to help you. Our services are available to customers in Mississauga, Oakville, and Toronto. Check out our blogs on this page to learn more about tree care and maintenance. If you have any questions, please call us now.

  • The Dangers of Self Tree Removal
    24/05/2020
    The Dangers of Self Tree Removal

    For the homeowner with little to no experience when it comes to tree removal, the risks that are associated with attempting to remove a tree on their own are great. Contrary to what many might think simply chainsaw proficiency is not enough to perform this dangerous activity safely. Primarily because of the unpredictability of trees.

     

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  • Why Should You Hire a Professional for Tree Removal?
    27/04/2020
    Why Should You Hire a Professional for Tree Removal?

    Tree removal is a tough job that can be very dangerous, which is why it must never be attempted alone. A professional tree removal company must be hired for this type of job because they have the right equipment, skills and experience to tackle this type of job and will ensure that it gets done safely. They wear the appropriate gear, which homeowners do not have, and are trained to use equipment like chainsaws, cranes, and wood chippers to properly and safely chop off a tree. There are a number of reasons why you should hire a professional for tree removal, and here are just a few:

     

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  • Essential Tree Trimming and Pruning Tips
    27/02/2020
    Essential Tree Trimming and Pruning Tips

    Nothing looks better than tall, strong, and healthy trees in your backyard or on your curb. It can be difficult to maintain trees to ensure they grow and prosper well. They must be pruned and trimmed properly to keep them in excellent condition. There are a variety of techniques that should be followed to ensure this. Arbor Care Tree Service Inc. will break down the essential tree trimming and pruning tips below.

     

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  • Four Signs That Tell You It’s Time to Have That Tree Removed
    13/01/2020
    Four Signs That Tell You It’s Time to Have That Tree Removed

    Having several trees on your property not only completes your backyard and curb appeal, but trees also conserve energy, attract beautiful wildlife and produce oxygen. However, trees do not live forever and there will come a time when certain trees on your property may need to be removed. Fortunately, when one tree is removed, another can be planted to enhance your home and the environment further.

     

    If you’re unsure whether certain trees on your property should be cut down to make room for new ones, here are the four signs to look out for:

     

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  • When Is the Best Time to Prune a Tree?
    01/12/2019
    When Is the Best Time to Prune a Tree?

    Pruning a tree is done for many reasons, including the removal of deadwood, encouraging new growth, establishing better structure and the removal of hazards, to name a few. Regardless of the reason that applies to you, it’s important that the proper pruning methods are used, so that you achieve the desired results.

     

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  • Arbor Care for Winter Pruning
    14/11/2019
    Arbor Care for Winter Pruning

    Plants may appear lifeless in winter, but make no mistake, as they are anything but dead. Just like how animals hibernate, the plants in your backyard are taking a nap as well. When the days turn warmer a few months later, they are all ready to spring back to life again.

     

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  • What Are the Rules of Pruning?
    16/10/2019
    What Are the Rules of Pruning?

    Pruning is a process that is essential for the health of a tree, but there are ways of doing it properly. The wrong techniques or wrong timing can damage your tree, so it’s important to follow some basic rules to complete the pruning process correctly.

     

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  • Wrapping Lights Around Your Trees: The Do’s and Don’ts
    11/09/2019
    Wrapping Lights Around Your Trees: The Do’s and Don’ts

    With the holiday’s right around the corner, you’re probably thinking about all the ways to decorate your home. One of the most popular forms of holiday décor are lights because they are beautiful and help your home stand out. If you’re planning on wrapping the lights around your trees this year, there are certain things you need to do to ensure safety and do the job right. Dealing with lights and nature is not as easy as you think, so here are some things to keep in mind:

     

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  • Why Are Codominant Stems So Troubling?
    26/08/2019
    Why Are Codominant Stems So Troubling?

    Codominant stems or “leaders” are when two branches with the same diameter grow from the same point of origin or “terminal bud.” Codominance can happen in any tree, but some trees are more likely to produce codominant stems. Both oaks and maples are generally more susceptible to codominance than other tree species.

     

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  • Tree Branching: What Is Opposite Branching?
    22/07/2019
    Tree Branching: What Is Opposite Branching?

    Most of us have basic knowledge when it comes to trees, but it’s very normal not to be familiar with opposite branching. Trees either have opposite branching or alternate branching and knowing the difference can help you identify a tree and understand any issues or concerns associated with it.

     

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  • Top 5 Tips for Spring Lawn/Tree Preparation
    30/05/2019
    Top 5 Tips for Spring Lawn/Tree Preparation

    Spring has finally sprung! That means your trees are going to need some TLC. Whether you are a new homeowner that is looking to take care of your trees yourself, or a landscaper looking for a list of what to do, these steps will steer you in the right direction.

     

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  • The Basic Anatomy of a Tree
    08/05/2019
    The Basic Anatomy of a Tree

    With how many species of trees exist throughout the world, they’re all made up of the same anatomical features: leaves, branches, trunks, and intricate rooting systems. If you’re interested in finding out how important each part of a tree is when it comes to keeping it alive, then this is the guide for you!

     

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  • Pruning Techniques: Pollarding Vs. Topping a Tree
    23/04/2019
    Pruning Techniques: Pollarding Vs. Topping a Tree

    Pruning is one of the most common tree maintenance practices. Although trees in the forest grow quite well with natural pruning, landscapes require a higher level of care and maintenance to keep their structural integrity and maintain their aesthetics. It is necessary to use the right techniques to prune a tree. Trees can often get damaged or even die with improper pruning techniques.

     

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  • How to Prune, Trim, and Shape Your Shrubs
    25/03/2019
    How to Prune, Trim, and Shape Your Shrubs

    The snow melting and the temperatures rising can only mean one thing. Spring is here! And, with that, comes gardening season. To ensure your shrubs grown in the way you want them to, you will need to prune, trim, and shape them before they go through their spring growth spurt. Follow these tips to have your shrubs looking flawless this season.

     

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  • What Does Tree Removal Include?
    06/03/2019
    What Does Tree Removal Include?

    So, you have a dead or dying oak tree that needs to be excavated ASAP. Or that maple is leaning a little too far into your neighbour’s yard and you do not want diplomatic relations to go downhill. Maybe that towering evergreen has gotten a bit too big, and now your beautiful view is fully obstructed. Regardless of your reasons, the cost of your tree removal is not always as clear-cut as a stump. Many factors contribute to the cost of tree removal and the steps that must be taken to complete it.

     

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  • A Guide to Indoor Trees
    14/02/2019
    A Guide to Indoor Trees

    Why would someone want a tree growing inside their home? Well, because they provide a beautiful taste of the outdoors while also being a statement decor piece. If you’re interested in adding some greenery throughout your home, then here’s a guide to the best indoor trees for your living space.

     

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  • Can You Remove Trees in the Winter?
    14/02/2019
    Can You Remove Trees in the Winter?

    A common misconception is that trees cannot be removed or pruned during the winter months. That could not be further from the truth – they are just not as enjoyable to remove when it is cold outside, so people make excuses. The fact is the drop in temperature outside will not damage pruned trees and the removal process does not take much longer in the cold. Just because you find it unbearable to be outside in the cold does not mean the professionals do as well. They have years of practice caring for greenery in all seasons and weather conditions. Winter can be the best time of year to have your trees pruned or removed efficiently. Here are some reasons why:

     

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  • Why DIY Tree Pruning Isn’t Worth the Risk
    16/01/2019
    Why DIY Tree Pruning Isn’t Worth the Risk

    When done correctly, tree pruning can help your trees stay healthy and look beautiful. A certified arborist understands precisely what your tree needs, and is trained in pruning techniques. While pruning may seem easy enough, doing it with little experience and know-how could result in costly, difficult, and dangerous mishaps. Here are some reasons why it is best to leave your tree pruning to the professionals:

     

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Contact us

Arbor Care Tree Service Inc.
383 Ladycroft Terrasse
Mississauga, ON

L5A 0A7

Hours

Monday – Thursday: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Friday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Saturday: 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

 

*24-hour emergency tree service available

SERVICE AREA

Mississauga
Oakville
Toronto

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