Why Trees are Important to Wildlife

Here at Urban Forestry, we’re big fans of critters! In fact, our tree service experts in Denver take great pride in making sure that all critters are protected when we go to remove or trim trees as part of our service.  In order to go above and beyond what is merely required of us inContinue reading “Why Trees are Important to Wildlife”

Our Favorite Parks and Hiking Trails near Denver

Being a unique city almost smack dab in the middle of the U.S. that is surrounded by nature, Denver, CO is not a bad place to be a tree service professional for a living. In fact, in most areas in Denver you can peak outside and see the mountains off in the distance. It’s oneContinue reading “Our Favorite Parks and Hiking Trails near Denver”

How Much Does Tree Care Cost?

Tree Trimming Tree trimming costs can vary depending on several different reasons. Hiring a Denver tree service professional to trim your tree can range anywhere from $100 – $1,000+ with $300 being the average price for most straight forward services. The size of the tree is the biggest determining factor when it comes to theContinue reading “How Much Does Tree Care Cost?”

Safely Felling a Tree

When hiring a certified arborist or a tree service professional in Denver, remember that safety is always the first priority! Felling trees is risky business, and performing a limbing or removal job without respecting proper tree care safety protocols can presents serious liabilities to you, your family, and your home. As outlined in our article,Continue reading “Safely Felling a Tree”

Caring For Your Black Walnut Tree

The black walnut is a stately native of the United States east of the Rocky Mountains, with a huge crown and dark, ridged bark. Its nuts have been used for their oil and protein by indigenous people for at least 4,000 years, and its timber – durable and chocolate-brown – has for centuries been over-exploitedContinue reading “Caring For Your Black Walnut Tree”

A Closer Look: Quaking Aspen

Any comprehensive survey of the Colorado’s treescape would not be complete without a solid mention of the quaking aspen. In fact, the quaking aspen is so bountiful in Colorado that it covers an area that spans 5 million acres of land – that’s 20 percent of the forested area throughout the state! This deciduous treeContinue reading “A Closer Look: Quaking Aspen”

Caring For Your Trees In Winter

As our Denver tree service professionals write this article, it is officially the eve of winter. So what better way to honor the change of season than to discuss maintenance for caring for your trees in sub-freezing conditions! Remember, as your trees are not protected from the elements in the cold harsh winter, they remainContinue reading “Caring For Your Trees In Winter”

Recycling Your Christmas Tree in Denver

That bittersweet time arrives every year, and our Denver tree service professionals are done decking the halls and roasting chestnuts over an open fire. That’s right – Christmas must inevitably come to an end as we turn a corner towards the new year. And along with this season of change, as we start packing upContinue reading “Recycling Your Christmas Tree in Denver”

Best Practices for Watering Trees and Shrubs

Proper watering practices should not be dismissed when considering the health of your trees and shrubs. After all, water is the elixir of life! Here our Denver tree service pros explore the best means by which to water and soak your trees, while also considering methods for determining just how long you should water themContinue reading “Best Practices for Watering Trees and Shrubs”

Why You Should “Limb Up” Your Trees

“Limbing up” – also known as “raising the crown” – can help to form a handsome woodland scene, adding depth, diversity, and a unique sense of place to the home landscape. Limbing up can add aesthetic value to the home by selectively carving out spaces for people, plants, and architecture. Read on to learn moreContinue reading “Why You Should “Limb Up” Your Trees”