Spotted Lanternfly in Michigan

Spotted Lanternfly in Michigan

Spotted Lanternfly is officially in Michigan. The first case has been confirmed in Oakland County, near Pontiac. We have time before it most likely reaches Grand Rapids, but not long. Here we will discuss all you need to know about Spotted Lanternfly.  What is...
Tree Removal

Tree Removal

We often get asked how tree removal works, or rather the process of tree removal. There are many ways that tree removals can take place, and it all starts at the quotation level.  Tree Removal Quotation:  Having a knowledgeable tree expert look at the...
Are My Trees Too Close to the House?

Are My Trees Too Close to the House?

Are my trees too close to the house? This is a question we hear quite often. There is a concept within the green industry of the right plant, right place. Knowing where your tree lies on your property falls into this concept. Whether you’re planting trees, removing...

What is Oak Wilt?

What is Oak Wilt? Although Oak Wilt has been around since the 1970s here in Grand Rapids, MI, not many people know what it is. So, what is Oak Wilt? Well, Oak Wilt is a disease of oak trees, mainly Red Oaks, caused by the fungus Bretziella fagacearum. This fungus...
Tree Removal

When Tree Removal is Needed

“When Do I Remove a Tree?” We get asked this very often here in Grand Rapids. This is a complex question. A lot comes into play when deciding tree removal is needed. It is important to have a tree expert or an arborist look at your trees. They have a trained eye for...