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5 Interesting Facts About Evergreen Trees

For thousands of years, evergreens have been revered as a sign of endurance through the harsh winter. Learn more about these fascinating trees and even how they can help you predict the weather!

How to Choose A Tree For Your Michigan Yard

Trees provide shade, beauty, and even increase the curb appeal of our yards. Learn which Michigan trees are best for your yard and add one to your garden list this year!

How to Remove a Tree Stump

Tired of that eyesore of a tree stump? Learn how you can remove it and even repurpose the mulch to benefit your garden.

How to Preserve Trees Without Cutting Branches

Just because that branch hangs low over the house doesn’t mean it must be cut down. Hiring a tree cabling service can save your landmark trees and your property!

Tree Diseases That Show Up During Michigan Winters

Many Michigander’s tend to forget about their trees when temperatures hit well below freezing. It is completely understandable, this type of weather makes you want to cozy up with a good movie and some hot cocoa. But just like we get cold, our trees get cold too. And their coldness can result in some tree diseases that attack during the cool-season. 

Reasons You May Need a Tree or Shrub Removed

While when you are planting a tree, you expect it to be there for at least your lifetime, there are some outside factors that sometimes interfere with that idea. There are many reasons that tree removal might become necessary before a tree or shrub has served its time, and PPM Tree is here to tell you some of the most common reasons. 

Fall Tree Pruning Guide: How Topping Can Harm Your Trees

Pruning is an essential part of tree and shrub care but there is a right and wrong way to do it. Check out the tips on pruning below so you don’t harm your trees. If you need help with tree trimming, pruning, or removal, call the experts at PPM Tree Service and Arbor Care.

Firewood: Everything You Need To Know About Keeping Your Home Warm

When it comes to firewood you have a choice between hardwoods and softwoods, seasoned and unseasoned. Knowing which is which will save you a lot of time and struggle.

Fall Maintenance: Cleaning Out Your Gutters

As part of your fall maintenance checklist, you should check your gutters for clogs. Clogged gutters are easy to fix but can cause extensive damage to your yard and the structural integrity of your home. From soil erosion to flooded basements, our gutters are the using heroes of our homes so take the time to make sure they are clear and flowing properly.

What To Do With Those Fall Leaves

Fall leaves can be a real pain. Luckily, we have found some clever uses for old leaves that could benefit your landscape. Leaves are full of important nutrients plants need so it doesn’t make sense to just throw them away. Give back to your yard by using your fall leaves as mulch, fertilizer, or a weed barrier. You can even use them to make a brand new garden without all the hassle.

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