The Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) is a small (1/2 inch), invasive insect currently destroying Ash trees in many regions of North America.
It was first discovered in Michigan 20 years ago and has killed tens of millions of Ash trees throughout the midwest. EAB is working its way up the East Coast, and is now very active in Ridgewood. Aug 18, To remove a dangerous dead ash tree that’s unsafe to climb, a company will heed to use a bucket truck, crane, or lift. This specialized equipment and the extra time it takes to safely remove an unstable tree may increase the cost of removing your ash tree.
However, leaving a dead ash tree in place will likely have a higher cost in the long term. Stump RemovalAll stumps created from ash removals will be treated with an herbicide (Pathfinder II RTU) at the time the tree was removed to prevent sprouting. The stumps will then be removed inat the earliest. Stump grinding usually begins in April, but is dependent on weather. May 23, Here’s other ideas of what you can do with dead ash trees–even if they had EAB.
Presto! Be Gone. If you hired a certified tree company to remove your ash trees infested with EAB, they can safely dispose of the wood you don’t want. It’s that easy. Cheap and Easy Mulch. Or have the company who removed your ash trees turn the wood into mulch. Now, those trees can nourish the other plants. Dec 06, The average homeowner will not have the correct equipment to safely remove a dead ash tree and the best way to deal with the problem is to have it removed by a professional tree removal company.
Because dead ash trees are brittle and unstable it is often not possible to climb them and cut them down branch by bushfalling.barted Reading Time: 3 mins. Jan 24, Untreated ash trees are being removed at NO COST to the property owner. The tree removal process includes removal of the tree and grinding of the stump, disposal of excess debris, and removal of excess stump grindings. Replacing stump grindings with fresh topsoil and planting of grass will be the responsibility of the property owner.
Client wanted to keep all the wood and bushfalling.bar Ash tree was in a really bad shape, the top was already dead and the main trunk was hollow, the Walnut.