Stump Grinding


When a tree falls by accident or cut down, a stump is usually left behind. It may not cause you immediate problems, but it will certainly become a bigger problem in the long run. A tree stump may cause you great inconvenience when you mow your lawn. Or, it can be a tripping hazard for a lot of people.

What is Stump Grinding?

The stump grinding method is the most efficient and effective way of removing a stump. It requires the use of a chipper machine, which grinds the stump until it is no longer visible at ground level. The stump grinder chews the stump away, reducing it to wood chips. By removing these old stumps, you will have more room to create a new landscape and develop new greenery.

It is difficult to remove stumps on your own, especially if you are dealing with exceptionally large tree stumps with deep underground roots. In this case, it is best to seek the help from a professional tree care service company, whose crew is highly skilled in the use of stump grinders – a type of machinery designed specifically for the removal of large tree stumps.

Green Tech uses high-capacity stump grinders that make any stump removal procedure quick and seamless. In our 25 years of experience providing tree care services to the residents of the South Shore, we will remove the stumps in your yard, no matter how big or small they are. Regardless of how you choose to remove your stump, we’re here to help you!

Why is Stump Grinding Important?

Stump grinding is a very efficient and safe method of removing deep-seated stumps in your yard. It does not require chemicals that may pose hazards and soil contamination. Other methods use chopping and pulling which may be more dangerous.It is very intensive and laborious process to pull out the stump and totally remove it. Lots of effort, elbow grease, and other high-capacity tools are required. After the pull-out, a huge, deep hole will be left behind. This has to be filled to make an even ground.

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What Are the Reasons for Stump Removal?

If you are still unsure whether to proceed with stump removal, here are a few reasons to help you decide.

A Healthier Garden

Bugs and pests may be drawn to decaying or rotting stumps. Termites and carpenter ants are attracted to rotting stumps. Critters may also come along the way. Also, a tree stump in your yard harbors diseases that could infect your healthy trees. In the long run, it can affect other plants or vegetation in the area. With Green Tech’s stump grinding services, the health of all the greenery surrounding your yard would surely be preserved.

Enhances Your Yard’s Overall Appearance

Rotting and decaying tree stumps can make a tidy, well-kept yard appear neglected. Having stumps removed can instantly improve the appearance and overall value of your property.  You should also know that when stumps rot, they leave a nasty hole in the ground, making it difficult to level the area. Leave it to the professionals at Green Tech Tree and your yard will surely make your neighbors jealous.

Your Tree Care Experts at South Shore, MA

For over 25 years, Green Tech has been caring for trees and gardens on the entire South Shore area. We are the company to call when you need tree service, such as tree removal, tree spraying, tree trimming, and pruning, at a reasonable price. We also provide tree and shrub fertilization, land clearing, and crane services. Contact us for information about how we can help you beautify and protect your home and yard.

Only trust your tree service needs with us here at Green Tech! Call us now for a free estimate of our services.