1. 5 Tips For Planting Trees

    Even though it’s not quite the fall season yet, cooler weather is just around the corner. And if you’ve been waiting all summer long to start planting trees around your yard, now is finally the time to start planning! Many people believe that the summer is the best time to plant trees because th…Read More

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    Summer Tree Care Tips

    Summer in Washington is a beautiful time of year. Everything is green, flowers are in bloom, the sun shows itself more often than not, and everything in nature blooms with life. It's a wonderful time of year to get out and explore the beauty that Washington state affords. Summer is a busy time of ye…Read More

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    The Dangers Of Homeowner Tree Removal

    As a homeowner, you become the steward to your own little chunk of land — taking care of it as John Muir looked after and managed the western United States over a century ago. Now, your little chunk of land might be under an acre if you live within Tacoma city limits, but nonetheless, it is your l…Read More

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    Tacoma Tree Removal: How to Identify Hazardous Trees

    As a homeowner in the Tacoma area, it is likely that a tree falling on your home or a passerby is one of the last things that you are concerned with. After all, it is painfully obvious when a tree is about to fall, right? Sadly, it is not always obvious that a tree is likely to topple. In fact, it i…Read More

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    Hedge Trimming in Lakewood: Why It’s Important

    If you regularly tune in to the Apex Tree Experts blog, you will likely notice that we usually discuss tree care services like tree removal, stump grinding, and pruning. While yes, these tree care services are incredibly important, they are not the only services that fall within the tree care servic…Read More

  6. 3 Benefits of Tree Stump Removal in Tacoma

    When you look out at your Tacoma, Lakewood, or Gig Harbor lawn, do you see stumps?  It is not uncommon for homeowners and business owners in the area to have a tree removed on their property. In fact, at Apex Tree Experts, your local Tacoma tree service provider, tree removal is one of the more com…Read More

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    How To Trim Large Tree Branches Without Damaging The Tree

    Everyone homeowner in the Tacoma area has likely had an experience where they look out the window and notice a low-hanging tree branch that is either obstructing their view, leaning on another tree, or dying. When homeowners notice such a branch, they usually do one of two things — they either pic…Read More

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    What Is An Arborist? Why Might You Need One.

    If you live in Gig Harbor, Lakewood, or the greater Tacoma area, it is more than likely that you have heard the term “arborist” spoken in casual conversation — and for good reason! Here in the Pacific Northwest, we have a lot of trees. Pair the explosive tree populations and the humid climate,…Read More

  9. What Do I Do With My Dead Trees?

     Are you a property owner in the Tacoma area? Do you have dead or partially-dead trees on your property? If so, you are likely wondering what the best course of action is. You could have the trees removed or you can have the trees pruned — heck, you can even leave the dead trees alone and let nat…Read More