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How Much Decay?

We are proud to be one of the first companies in Austin, Texas to own the Arbotom Impulse Tomograph by Rinntech.  What in the heck is that you ask? Well the technical information can be found here Arbotom by Rinntech, but it is a tool that allows us to see inside the tree.  The Arbortom measures the time it takes the sound to travel from one sensor to the next.  We can use this data to detect decay, cavities, or cracks within the tree. Why is this useful?  Well it can help builders, developers, and homeowners make sound decisions about Read More…

Hazard Tree? Super Tall Palm Tree?

Welcome our newest member of our fleet.  A 72′ spider lift, that can fit through most back yard gates. I Have a hazard tree that we can’t climb?  Well it is no longer an issue this thing is unreal! It makes reaching the tallest palm tree a breeze.  Often times tree services do not have the proper equipment to reach tall palms, we do!  Often times tree service companies put their climbers in hazardous trees or trees not safe to climb, no we have a safe option!   Hazard trees can be deadly do NOT take the risk. Call us today Read More…

The “Haunted” Tree
By Certified Arbor Care

There’s this house in our neighborhood, a gorgeous home on a very visible corner lot that has this tree… we’ve taken to calling it the “haunted” tree. It is a large Spanish Moss tree; there are many fine specimens of this type of tree in this particular neighborhood. But this tree, the haunted tree, is suffering a slow and ugly death. As a Certified Arborist and tree service professional, it pains me to have to look at that tree so often and know that there was a way to save it before it became so distressed, and knowing now that Read More…

How to choose the right tree company
By Certified Arbor Care

One of the many benefits of living in a beautiful city like Austin is the lush landscaping and large number of trees throughout the region. If you’re a homeowner, you are likely to have some of those great trees on your property. Chances are though; you may not have ever had to hire a tree service company to look after the trees on your property. We at Certified Arbor Care know how important it is to make the right choice in who takes care of your trees. Here are some good tips and guidelines to follow when looking for the Read More…