1. Do You Know How Damaging Tree Roots Can Be to Your Foundation?

    Your tree might be the favorite part of your yard or entire home for that matter. But did you know that your big, beautiful tree can pose a major threat to your home’s foundation? In this blog post, we will explain how tree roots can become your worst nightmare and create significant problems down the road. How do tree roots affect the soil? This foundation repair company explains that tree root…Read More

  2. Do You Know Who Should Pay for Trees on the Property Line?

    Let’s see if this sounds familiar. Your neighbor has a tree hinging on your property. In fact, the canopy extends well beyond the property line and even into your yard. While you and your neighbor may be cordial, you aren’t completely sure how to handle the situation. All you really know is that you’re tired of dealing with leaves and debris from a tree that isn’t yours. In this blog post,…Read More

  3. Top Tips for Selecting an Arborist

    Wouldn’t it be nice if our trees looked beautiful and stayed healthy without needing routine care? With the drastic changes of weather in Chicago and the range of tree diseases, it’s important to consult with a reliable tree service expert. At Pro Tree Service, we can offer professional advice on working with certified arborists. By definition, an arborist is trained in planting, caring for, a…Read More

  4. Top Tree Trimming Tips for Homeowners

    Tree trimming and pruning can be a laborious household chore, but also an important one. You want your trees to look great and not allow the branches to get out of hand. However, tree trimming and tree pruning require absolute precision. As you’ll see on our tree trimming and pruning page, the cost of obtaining the smaller tools required to perform these tasks can turn into a nightmare simply be…Read More

  5. Boost Your Property’s Value this Year with Trees

    It’s predicted that after a fairly calm real estate market in 2016, there could be some changes in 2017. With that being said, you want the value of your home to continue to rise. While many homeowners will turn to renovations and major projects as investments this year, you could do something a bit different and still see a boost to your property’s value. Your next home improvement project ma…Read More

  6. When to Turn to a Professional for Tree Trimming

    If you own one or multiple trees, you’ve likely taken trimming and pruning into your hands at some point. But these can quickly turn into time-consuming tasks that require a great deal of precision. With all the tools out there, things can get confusing and stressful in a hurry. It’s why we’ve created this guide to tree pruning and trimming. Why you should trim or prune your tree Pruning a t…Read More

  7. Tree Care Winter Checklist from Pro Tree

    It may not seem like it, but winter can be a critical time of year to ensure the health of your trees. With several more months of snow and cold for the area, it’s important that your winterize your trees. It’s a critical task for Chicago homeowners due to the extreme wintry conditions and potentially hazardous snow and frigid temperatures. Consider pruning now - Last month, the Farmer’s Alm…Read More