Stump Grinding Lafayette, LA
Stump Grinding in Lafayette, Louisiana
Stumps can be such a pain for homeowners. They get in the way and are an eye sore to your property. It is back breaking work to remove a stump, and it needs to be done correctly the first time to assure no further issues arise. Allowing our ISA-Certified professionals to assess your property and determine a best course of action for removing a pesky stump can save you money. Some tree stumps can be easier to remove than others, which calls for unique procedures to be used in every situation. Being prepared and knowing which techniques to use will make it much easier in the long run. For instance, the stump of a pine tree tends to be easier to remove than other deciduous trees. Their root systems are wide and relatively shallow as opposed to being long and deep into the earth. These roots can work their ways into very inconvenient places such as pipes or underneath driveways, which is why proper planning is necessary to avoid causing damage. Our experts use industry leading machinery to either remove or grind away a stump. Once the stump has been chipped away, it is easy to remove the left over material and then being utilizing the area for more beneficial things such as a garden or flower bed. We do not use any type of harmful chemicals like other companies to help remove stumps. Some people resort to using potassium nitrate and water to chemically rot away the stump, causing it to become soft and sponge like, which makes it easier to chop up and remove by hand. The downside to this method is that it can leave a massive stain or dead spot in your grass for a long period of time. We believe in good old fashioned elbow grease to get the job done. It is less harmful to the surrounding environment and is accomplished much, much faster.
There are various reasons to remove a stump. They take away from your landscape and stick out like a sore thumb. They can be a tripping hazard for children at play or anyone walking in your yard. A dead stump can begin to rot and harbor pests or mold that can be carried into your home by passersby or animals. Needless to say, whatever your reason for stump grinding is, we have got you covered. We do not recommend trying to perform this job on your own if you have never handled a stump grinder before. It is a very heavy and dangerous piece of machinery and should only be operated by a professional. Reach out today to one of our tree service specialists for a free estimate so we can begin planning your stump removal job.
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