Cleveland tree service company advice: The winter weather in Cleveland has not been consistent. For example, just last weekend there was a winter snow warning, and today there is little to no snow on the ground. Instead the temperatures are warm in the 50’s and could easily be mistaken for a rainy spring day in April or May. What does this mean for your trees? They’re confused too! Tree’s go into a dormant state in wintertime so that they can restore themselves and prepare for the growing season in spring. But when the temperatures and climate fluctuate as it has been recently, trees go into shock.
Homeowners may think that extremely cold winters cause a lot of problems for trees, but temperature fluctuations actually cause more harm. It takes time for trees to acclimate to different temperatures and with quick changes in weather, they can’t keep up. From this, you may start to notice cracks in the bark or weakened parts of the tree.
In the right conditions, evergreens are hearty trees that can withstand the cold winter temperatures along with snow and ice. However, with fluctuating temperatures, evergreens are susceptible to winterburn. Without the necessary amount of consistent moisture in the roots, there is no nourishment being delivered to the evergreen tips. When this occurs, the needles can turn brown and dry out.
The damage could go farther than just visible, cosmetic problems though. The tissue that lies deeper within the tree and is responsible for a tree’s growth could burn and prevent the tree from proper growth, budding, or fruiting, when spring arrives.
See tree damage on your beloved trees this winter? VanCuren provides Cleveland tree services in these winter months and all year round. We can help you with tree removal, emergency tree situations, and tree trimming. Call us today for a free inspection.
- Vic DiGeronimo, Jr.( Independence Excavating, Inc. Commercial Tree Removal (May 2017) )
VanCuren Services has been our “go-to” clearing contractor since 2009, tackling both residential and commercial projects across Northeast Ohio. Most notable project include ODOT Innerbelt Bridge, Cleveland Medical Mart and the NEORSD Superior Stones project. Dave and his crews are experienced professionals and perform each project with safety as a top priority. I can recommend them with confidence.
- Meghan( Gates Mills, Ohio Tree Removal May 2017 )
The precision in which VanCuren took down the dead trees around our home was amazing! The only way we knew VanCuren was there is that the dead trees were gone!
- Matt( Gates Mills, Ohio Land Clearing May 2017 )
The attention to detail in clearing our property in preparation of building our new home was impeccable!
- Lurlie( Independence, Ohio Tree Trimming and removal May 2017 )
I had a lot of tree trimming done and removals and I barely noticed the crew was at our house. They did their work quickly without interfering and cleaned up very nicely.
- Paul( Bainbridge, Ohio Tree Removal April 2017 )
VanCuren came to my house after I left for work and when I came home, all of tree removals and trimming were completed and the yard perfectly cleaned up. Very professional company.