Why You Should Always Have Tree Stumps Removed From Your Property

Trees are beautiful and important property assets, but unfortunately they can succumb to various ailments, such as disease, drought, wind damage or lightning strikes. When trees become severely damaged or die, prompt tree removal is needed. Too often, property owners just have the main part of the tree removed, leaving behind the tree stump. In today's blog post, we're going to discuss why property owners should always have tree stumps removed from a residential or commercial property.

read more

Why Should I Add Flowers and Plants To My Property?

When people think of property improvements, they might consider planting trees, adding ornamental stonework or having an irrigation system installed. Another improvement residential and commercial property owners can make is the addition of seasonal plants and flowers to their landscape. Property owners might wonder why they should add flowers and plants to their property. There are several key benefits:

read more

Understanding the Dangers of Tree Trimming

One of the best decisions a property owner can make is to plant trees on a residential or commercial property. Healthy trees add tremendous beauty, shade and value to homes, neighborhoods, office parks, apartment complexes and retail spaces. However, one of the worst decisions a property owner can make is to try performing tree trimming and tree removal on their own.

read more

Making Properties Safer For Senior Citizens

Houston's diverse and growing population includes a large number of senior citizens living in their own homes, or sharing a residence with area relatives. Sadly, each year hundreds of Houston seniors are injured due to accidents with consumer products, or falls and slips around their home or apartment. However, there are proactive measures families and friends can implement to increase the personal safety of senior citizens and reduce household accidents.

read more

What Kind of Improvements Increase Neighborhood Property Values?

Over time, older Houston neighborhoods and subdivisions can see a rise or fall in property values, either due to nearby business changes, new home construction or roadway expansions. Although property owners can't control all the factors that impact their property values, there are improvements residential and commercial property owners can make to protect and even increase their property values.

read more

Palm Trees Benefit From Regular Tree Maintenance

The Houston area is home to a wide variety of trees due to our warm and humid climate. One variety commonly seen in Houston is the palm tree, which can grow to incredible heights, and offers tropical beauty to property owners. Although palm trees are not as high maintenance as other tree species, they still benefit from regular tree maintenance. To keep palm trees on your residential or commercial property healthy and beautiful, it is critical to ensure experienced tree professionals regularly maintain them.

read more

Why You Should Avoid Hiring Day Laborers For Home or Business Projects

Property owners often have a wish list of improvements they would like to complete, such as planting new trees, installing an irrigation system, adding ornamental stonework, or removing older trees in poor health. Some decide to hire professional tree and landscape companies to handle these projects, while others take the risk of hiring day laborers for their home or business improvement projects.

read more

What Are The Benefits of An Irrigation System?

For residential and commercial property owners, maintaining a beautiful lawn can often be a grueling process, especially with Houston's hot summers and high humidity. One of the most difficult parts of keeping a property green and healthy is maintaining a proper watering schedule. Houston's lawns, gardens and trees require regular watering to stay healthy, grow and gain vital nutrients to endure the hot temperatures. The simple solution to keeping properties healthy and watered is the installation of an automated irrigation system.

read more

How To Makeover Your Property After A Tree Removal

Tree removal from a residential or commercial property can have a major impact on the aesthetic, environmental and economic value of the land. Whether the tree removal is by choice, or due to natural causes, it can leave a void in the landscape that reduces overall appeal and transforms the future of the property. Rather than leave an unattractive, empty space on the property, owners can makeover their residential or commercial property after a tree removal to protect financial values as well as improving the look and health of the property.

read more

National Safety Month Tips For Safe Landscaping and Tree Care

June is National Safety Month, which is designed to raise awareness of ways to be safer in our homes, businesses and outdoor areas. Since a large number of accidental injuries and deaths occur on residential properties, it is important to be aware of common outdoor dangers to avoid, and ways to be safe during landscape or tree care projects.

read more

Pages

Call Embark Services at (713) 462-3261 Call Embark Services toll-free at (888) 993-6227 Embark Services