Different Methods To Remove Tree Stumps
5 Different Methods To Remove Tree Stumps
Properties that come with a relatively thick foliage have at least a few trees. However, not all trees are meant to be with you forever. There will come a time when you have to let some of them go.
In many occasions, when trees are cut down, the entire tree has to go. The most challenging and trickiest part of this task is removing the tree stumps. As these things are deeply rooted on the ground, you can’t just simply pull them out.
So how do you do a clean job of getting rid of an entire tree? Here are a few techniques how to remove tree stumps.
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Dig It Out
When something is stuck in the ground, the best way to get it out is by digging. This works for tree stumps. It will require a good amount of hard work, though, so be ready for the challenge.
To do this, dig around the stump until you have fully uncovered the roots. Once you’ve got all the major roots exposed, you can already start cutting them up using a root saw or loppers. This will make them easier to dislodge and remove from the ground. It will also make it possible to pull out the roots. You can then remove the stump at this point.
This method works best if the tree you’ve removed isn’t too big yet. As it involves a lot of manual labor, it’s best used for trees that you can uncover the roots up to its tips. If you can’t do that, look for other ways to get the job done.
With a Chemical Tree Stump Remover
Considered as an easier way to remove tree stumps, this method will involve the use of chemicals that can cause wood to rot. To apply this to the stump, it’s important to drill holes into it so the substance can be fully absorbed.
This process will usually take a few weeks until the wood has rotted the wood to make it soft and easier to manage. You can then chop the stump off and burn it to the ground.
If it’s legal to create open fires in your area, you can also just opt to burn the stump to the ground. You can use the wood from the same tree you just cut down to fuel the fire. It will take a few hours to complete, however, so make sure to have enough chopped up wood to keep the fire hot and large until the roots are burned down.
With a Stump Grinder
You can also use a heavy machine that’s designed to take out stump if you want a quick and less labor-intensive way to deal with this concern. You can easily rent a stump grinder from machine rental companies and get started on your task right away.
Make sure to follow manufacturer instructions in using the machine, though. This can ensure effective use and your safety.
If you don’t want to deal with the heavy work involved in removing a tree stump in your backyard, you can also just hire someone else to do it for you. It’s also the easiest and most convenient which makes it worth a shot.
That’s what we, at Small Axe Tree Service, are here to provide you with; professional tree stump removal services in Hawaii!
We stay away from the chemicals and fire to remove tree stumps to protect the environment. We either dig it out our grind it out for a clean and professionally done stump removal job.
Call us today or submit an inquiry for your Hawaii Tree Stump Removal Service! Mahalo!