Stump Grinding Services: Stump grinding services aims at removing the unsightly stump that remains after successful tree removal. Your residential or commercial space is probably one of your most valued investments, and you want to keep it neat and convenient always. Majority of the property owners do not prefer to retain the decaying and dying tree stumps at their yard. For that reason, you can choose either stump removal or stump grinding services for eradication.
Stump Grinding: What is it and How Does it Work?
Do you have tree stumps in your yard left from a prior tree removal? Grinding the stumps is an appropriate choice for you. Stump grinding is the process of milling and crashing down a tree stump up to the intended length below the ground level. Grinding, with a stump grinder, is not a very complicated process. However, it depends on the machine on use and the extent of work. Once the grinder gets assembled on the target place, turned on and adjusted appropriately, everything else will fall into place. After grinding, the respective space is filled with soil to support the yard, while the wood chips can act as your landscape mulch. The ultimate goal of grinding is to ensure the roots decay naturally. No matter the extent of the task, if you’ve not handled a grinding machine before, do not risk, there is a higher possibility of hurting yourself. Get in touch with a professional for quick expertise assistance.
Why Remove a Tree Stump?
At first, the stump may not have much effect on your yard, but, shortly, it will start decaying. Over time, you will regret why you never prioritized having it removed or ground. Other than the creepy critters, other reasons for letting go of your stump include:
A decomposing stump is not at all good looking, and it might create a bad scene in your yard
You will predispose your mowing machine to damage. Mowing at the ends of the stump could damage the mower if it accidentally rolls over
Planting new trees near will directly affect them due to extended roots, sprouts, microbes and dangerous insects
What are the Benefits of Stump Grinding?
Stump grinding is fast. You or your professional will not spend much time on the task. Compared to other methods like stump removal, it is way faster, and it benefits those who want to spend less time on the task. The benefits include:
It creates additional space. The space the stump occupied will now find extra use. Your yard will look more accommodating and presentable because there is nothing to limit the space.
Grinding guarantees safety to your gardening tools. As we had said earlier, your gardening tools like mowers will be safe because there are no instances where they accidentally come into contact with any disturbance when mowing.
Stump grinding helps remove unwanted sprouts. If you have been struggling with unwanted sprouts now and then, stump grinding will solve that issue once and for all. When a stump keeps on growing sprouts, it gives you extra work of having to remove them always.
It causes a minimal disturbance in your yard. You will experience disturbance because the stumps create a barrier. The removal means you can use the space without any form of commotion.
The stump gets demolished entirely. Your main aim is to ensure clear space, and ensure it does not grow again. In such instances, grinding is the way to go.
Stump grinding is an ideal option when you want to do away with an existing stump. You only need to contact a professional who has invested in high quality and latest grinding machines to ensure the stump is destroyed entirely.
Are the roots removed with stump grinding?
The roots parallel with the stump are removed but the deeper roots are not removed through stump grinding. The deeper roots will decay over time. This method is better if you are wanting to spend less money and are short on time.
Through stump removal, we will dig the entire stump up including its roots that run deep into the ground. This method requires a little more time and may cost more due to this being more labor intensive. If you want the stump, including its roots, to be gone completely we recommend this option for you. Our team of professionals will be happy to give you your free quote today!