Stump grinding and removal can take that old and ugly looking stump and turn it ino a piece of yard art or even yard itself. It’s time to get that old and grimy stump out of the back yard or at least into better condition. If it’s not rotting and still has some life left in it, let our professionals grind the edges and possibly the sides of you stump to turn it into a work of art in minutes. If your stump is old, rotten, and surely not worth saving, we will pull it out of the ground and level out the remaining spot. This will give you room for different projects and give your area a larger feel.
What is stump grinding?
Stump grinding is a method used to grind away unwanted stumps. The machine used to do this is usually a walk behind and is very heavy. The process usually takes around one to two hours depending on the size, density, and location of the stump. The size is not usually the most time consuming part. It takes the most time is if the stump is hard to access. Access could be limited due to many things like a gate not being wide enough or trees being too close together. It is important when you call to give us all these details to ensure the smoothest removal of your stump.
Whats the cost?
Each stump is different and as stated before, if accessing the stump is difficult the charge will be a little higher. This is due to the extra time we will spend setting up. It is easy to tell if the stump will be hard to access rite of the bat after these few questions are answered. Is the stump in the front or the back yard? What is the size of the stump and how much is showing? Do you want us to do the cleanup or will you take care of that? What type of stump is it? Pine grinds easily while locust and maples are denser and take more time. After this information is received, your free quote should be very accurate.
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What to do with the wood chips?
The wood chips can be used to spread through your soil if the area being covered is a large one. If the chips are too close together they will not decompose as fast and the viability of the soil will be weakened. A good method is to till the chips into the ground area they are being spread to speed up the decomposition process.
How much of the stump can be ground off?
A normal level for us to grind the stump is where it is even with the ground. However, the capability to go deeper is possible by about 15 inches. Any more that this is going to take a considerable amount of time.
Take that old stump out and make that area beautiful