Aug 26 2019

How to Know If Your Trees in Danger of Falling?

No doubt, trees are a piece of attraction to any home; they provide shade and beauty to the yard, but having a hazardous tree can problematic. Strong winds from thunderstorm or hurricane can shed parts of its branches or send the whole tree toppling on your roof.

As a result, damages caused by fallen trees are usually expensive to fix. Also, weak or damaged trees could pose a danger to you and your loved ones. To ensure all your trees are safe, the service of a professional tree care company will be useful.

At Sesmas Tree Service, we are committed to helping you identify structurally unstable trees that could topple over and pose a danger to you and your family. Contact us today for professional tree removal and care services.

Fortunately, trees often give warning signs before they topple over. When you're unsure if a specific tree is on the verge of falling, below are some of the tell-tale signs.

Leaning Trunk

A healthy and mature tree will usually grow straight out of the ground. When a tree leans more than 15 degree due to the wind, this condition indicates potential root damage. You can take a step further to evaluate the growth patterns of trees in your lawn. An unusual and significant leaning of a particular tree means there's a risk of toppling over. Contact Sesmas Tree Service for the solution.

Abnormal Self-Pruning

When a tree starts dropping its branches, this could lead to the formation of cavities inside the trunk. While a hole forming in a tree trunk doesn't necessarily mean there is danger; it's good to contact a tree specialist to access the health of your tree.

Split Trunks

Depending on the species, a developed tree should have a solid trunk that gives support to the branches. Disease or internal damage could cause the tree to split into multiple trunks. Split trunks lack the structural stability to support a mature tree and may lead to dead branches.

Rotten Roots

When you notice mushroom growth around the base of a tree, that's often an indication that the tree is rotten inside. Another sign is the growth of fungi on the trunk. When you notice these signs, do not hesitate to contact a tree care company.

Signs of Disease

Yellow leaves, discolored back, and falling branch are often warning signs of disease. Also, a tree losing leaves from the outside means there's a problem with the root zone. When you notice these and other unusual growth patterns, a certified and experienced tree professional from Sesmas Tree Service will determine the problem, formulate a tree health treatment plan or remove the tree, if necessary.

What to Do About A Dangerous Tree

Do not hesitate to consult a qualified tree professional when you notice a potential hazard. Procrastinating your tree care could be detrimental to the health of the tree and your property.

If you need a certified and experienced tree care company, professionals at Sesmas Tree Service are ready to help you. Contact us today for a consultation or emergency tree removal services.



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