For anyone who has a neighbor (which is most of us) we know that sometimes that relationship can be great, and sometimes it can be difficult. The same thing can be said about trees – they are beautiful but sometimes cause some problems. When those two things – neighbors and trees – meet up, they […]

The roots of your tree are incredibly important – they are the foundation for which much of the work that the tree does happens. They are beautiful, if you look closely enough, and they are strong. However, that doesn’t meant that they are always easy to handle. For many of us, they are in the […]

Pests. Insects. Bugs. Creepy Crawlies. Whatever you call them, pests in your garden and on your trees can be more than a little annoying. They are that – swarming around you, ruining the beauty of your garden, and even depleting your harvest. But sometimes, pests are even worse and you need to worry about them […]

If you are the type of person who wants to take care of everyone, you might have been called the “Mom/Dad of the group” or that you are “hovering” over everyone. While people sometimes secretly like that type of relationship (and sometimes they don’t), the other things in our lives often dislike it quite a […]

Everything in life has a season, including your trees. It is one of the saddest moments that we have seen as tree care professionals – trees that you valued and loved that have died. This is something that will happen to every tree at some point, though many people don’t stay in a house long […]

Recently, people have been coming to us with some of the same questions: what are these green spots on my tree and are they bad? Truthfully, the more green you have in your yard, the better most people tend to think it looks – but not in this case. If your trees have green spots, […]

If you are a homeowner or you have just taken care of a yard at some point in your life, you know that there are some tree care related items that you can do by yourself with your own hands and knowledge – these are the things that you do not truly need to call […]

What do you see when you look at your soil? Probably a lot of nothing, right? That isn’t true at all – the soil in your yard, the very foundation of your property, is one of the most amazing, complex structures in the world. It is made up of elements, minerals, and components that all […]

Have you heard about the newest tree care craze, deep watering? It is a question that pops up more and more as we get toward the summer months. This isn’t really a new concept, but it has popped up on websites like Facebook and Pinterest, so people want to know more about it. Deep watering, […]

At Van Till Tree Care, we understand that planting trees in your yard is not a choice you come to easily. There are plenty of options out there for you to choose from, especially if you don’t have a specific image in mind. Trees are the heart and soul of any yard, often taking on […]