Trees require maintenance and care to continue standing tall as they beautify your home’s landscape. If you discover damage from pests, disease, or storms, think twice before quickly deciding to cut the tree down.

Don’t give up on the tree!


There are many valid reasons why you should put forth the effort to determine what is causing the tree to weaken and if it can be saved. Trees are an investment in your property. You’ve added trees to your landscaping over time and often at considerable expense. They add value to your property. And they provide welcome shade during the summer months. Trees filter and clean the air by absorbing carbon dioxide and giving off oxygen and removing other pollutants through absorption. Trees are part of your property’s green space that provides a place to relax and play. Therefore, if your beloved tree has suffered harm, do all you can to save the tree by enlisting the help of an expert.

How a professional arborist can help


There’s a reason why professional arborists have been called “tree surgeons.” A surgeon doesn’t just cut out; they try to repair and save. The same is true for arborists—they are trained to cultivate, maintain, prune, and restore trees. They know how to prevent pests and disease from damaging a tree beyond repair. If you try to trim or cut down a tree yourself, you risk not only injury but may end up doing more harm to the tree than good.

Always leave tree trimming in the hands of a certified expert who is appropriately trained to perform the work safely. 


A local arborist is your greatest ally in saving your tree. Their experience and understanding of the local area will help them to diagnose the problem. And they can advise you on how to restore it back to health. They can also properly educate you on pruning a tree correctly and what to look for during routine inspections of your trees and perennials. Trees frame our home and property and imbue a sense of tranquility. Thus, reach out for assistance to save your tree by hiring a certified arborist. Need the expertise of a professional arborist?

Discover why A-1 Tree & Stump Removal are Redding, CA’s premier tree trimming arborists! Let our team of dedicated and knowledgeable professionals answer your questions and schedule a free consultation. Give us a call today at 530-221-9427. We look forward to working with you.

How a professional arborist can help