Palm trees add beauty to your property, but some situations call for palm tree removal White Rock. Once removed, it does not mean that the process is complete. You will also need to have the stump removed. Most of the reputable arborist services will first evaluate the tree then decide whether they will do stump grinding or complete stump removal.
Should you remove the tree stump?
Tree stumps are a hazard for kids and even adults. If you have children who like to play in the yard or if you and your friends want to stay in the yard, it is only a matter of time before one of you trip over the stump or one of those attached roots. You and your children can hurt, and it is not a good thing.
Tree stumps attract pests. Different kinds of creatures may live in the stump. From ants, roaches, termites to rodents, and snakes. These pests will live in the decaying stump as it is a perfect place for food and shelter.
Tree stumps encourage the growth of fungi. Fungi spread their spores most commonly via mushrooms. When these spores land on a tasty piece of wood, they will start munching away and will lead to decay. The troubling part of spores is they can spread even on healthy trees.
It can be a severe threat to your living, healthy trees as these spores can cover the entire area. If one of your healthy trees suffers from a broken branch, the fungi can colonise the wound, making a bigger problem in your property.
As you see, the problems of having a tree stump are many. It is up to you now to take appropriate actions to avoid ending in those situations.