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Stump Grinding Services

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Tree Grinding Service

Lakewood Forestry offers same-day stump grinding services to residents of Jackson, Livingston, and Washtenaw Counties

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What Is A Stump Grinder?

Our knowledgeable tree experts can help you decide whether stump grinding is the right option for you.

A stump grinder is a strong equipment that resembles a cross between a circular saw and a lawnmower (depending on the type and size). Its purpose is to roll up to a stump and crush it down into little mulch-like particles. After a tree removal firm has left a tree stump, our grinder chips/chews away at it. Our operator will guide the blade towards the entire tree stump, turning it into mulch and lowering it to the ground level.

Have you spent a long time gazing at an unsightly tree stump in your yard? Allow us to take the strain off your eyes by providing a professional stump grinding service that consumers can rely on. We’ll come out and assess the stump situation first to ensure that we can do the work efficiently and safely. Tree stump grinding is a powerful method of removing tree stumps that turns them into mulch that may be utilized in your garden or flower beds. We can do this by eating away at a stump of wood from a fallen tree that has been detracting from the natural beauty of your outdoor environment. Your stump will be considerably below ground level after this procedure.

We believe it is critical to inform our consumers that stump grinding and stump removal are not the same thing. A massive excavation equipment yanks and pulls the stump out of the earth, creating enormous holes in the process. This technique often has a far bigger impact on your outside environment, making cleanup much more difficult and costing significantly more money. We are delighted to assist you in saving money by efficiently removing your tree stump. We’ve got you covered if a tree service business leaves behind evidence of a tree stump.

If you need a stump removed, give us a call first so we can advise you on the best solutions for your particular circumstance. Homeowners frequently have cost worries, and they are frequently surprised when they notice the inexpensive price as compared to other removal services. Our staff is prepared to tackle the tiniest to the largest tree stumps and is ready to start working on your project right away.

DIYers Beware

Can I Rent A Stump Grinder?

Homeowners can rent stump grinders that are smaller and less powerful than the machines used by professional stump grinding companies. When it comes to the significant risk of personal injury, hiring a qualified tree-care professional is definitely worth it. Not only do we employ heavy-duty equipment, but our operators also require protection gear to keep them safe from flying debris and noise. Not only might you be injured by flying wood fragments, but you never know what else can be lurking within or around the stump, such as pipes, bricks, nails, glass from old fence posts, underground wiring, and more!

When you hire a specialist, you’re not simply safeguarding yourself against unintentional harm. Professional arborists and tree-grinding businesses are also covered by insurance for damage to your property caused by stump grinding. Before destroying their own or a neighboring property, everyone doing DIY should think about these concerns.

Effective Stump Grinding Services As Soon As Today

Serving Jackson, Livingston and Washtenaw Counties as well as close surrounding areas.

For almost 30 years, Lakewood Forestry has been grinding, removing, and providing comprehensive tree-care services. With so much expertise and knowledge behind us, any homeowner or company wishing to have a tree stump ground can rest certain that we will do an excellent job. We now exclusively provide stump grinding services. This enables us to reach you quickly, usually within 1-2 days. Our organization has been a reliable resource for over three decades, and we pride ourselves on the quality of our work and expertise.

An inexperienced stump grinding contractor might turn into a nightmare. Get in touch with a professional first, and get the task done straight away. Our business stands behind its work and values client pleasure. We’re not happy unless you are. Stump grinding is a quick operation that comes with its own set of dangers. It’s not something you should do on your own unless you have the necessary experience and safety precautions in place.

Allow Lakewood to handle all of your stump grinding needs, relieving you of the burden. Between the expense of hiring a grinder and the time it will take you to do it yourself with this less-than-ideal machine, you’ll probably decide it’s not worth the effort. We grind anything from huge to little! To get started, contact our helpful staff now.

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Our crew is ready to take action on even the most disturbing tree stumps. Get your yard back today!

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Tree removal companies are unable to remove a tree without leaving a stump. A tree stump does not have to be removed. It’s all up to you. However, most people prefer it because of the remnant stump’s look, especially if their yard’s aesthetic appeal is significant to them. Because stump grinding consumes the wood below ground level, you may avoid the difficulty of keeping up with the accompanying responsibilities that come with keeping the stump alive.

It’s not often that stump grinding isn’t the greatest option for you, but it can be hard to accomplish. Buildings or structures that are too close to the stump, other trees that are too close to the stump, stumps that are surrounded by hardscapes or concrete, and trees that are difficult to reach such as dense woods, etc. are some of the situations that make it difficult or impossible for the equipment to reach. If you’re intending on doing it yourself rather than hiring a pro, you should think about all of these issues before proceeding.

If you go online to look for more ways to get rid of the eye soar in your yard, I’m sure you’ll find several. Shovels or axes, for example, could be useful for extremely tiny stumps. Chemicals are frequently suggested, but they come with their own set of risks. If you opt to use chemicals to get rid of the tree stump, think about if you have any children or pets in the vicinity. To guarantee their safety, you’ll have to keep them away from it for a while. Furthermore, pesticides have the potential to damage nearby flora and wildlife.

Another issue you could have is if you can utilize the space after the stump has been ground to build on. If you choose to build over the top of the region, trees will degrade over time, perhaps causing collapsing or sinking difficulties down the line. This may be quite frustrating, especially if you’ve spent a lot of money on constructing a structure. Save yourself the trouble and receive the information you need to figure out what’s best for you.

Give us a call first if you’re thinking about stump removal. From beginning to end, we’ll give you the facts on everything you should expect. That way, we can explain the situation to you and let you decide whether stump grinding is best for you. Stump grinding is usually a short operation that takes no more than a couple of hours. You’ll probably be surprised at how inexpensive it is!