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How Do I Know What Type of Tree is in my Yard?

If you’ve found yourself wondering what types of trees you’ve got on your property, there are a few specific things you can examine in order to determine a tree’s species. Luckily, you don’t need any special tools or education to identify what kinds of trees you’ve got growing right in your own back yard. Leaves […]

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Most Common Tree Species in Pittsburgh

As you drive through Pittsburgh and the surrounding areas, you see trees everywhere. Trees line our highways and streets, they accent businesses, beautify parks, and adorn private properties. Sometimes we take these beautiful and important plants for granted, but they are integral to our environment and existence. There are 134 native trees found in the […]

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How to Stop Deer From Destroying Your Trees

While we can appreciate the beauty of deer, they can be quite a nuisance when it comes to your trees and shrubs. Deer love to make a meal out of your trees and shrubs, and the best way to stop them is to learn their habits and outsmart them. How do I Know My Trees […]

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Common Tree Diseases in PA

You’ve made a major investment in your trees, so you want to make sure they live to grow old and flourish. They are a vital part of your landscape and serve to add beauty and curb appeal to your home. To ensure they remain healthy and strong, you need to understand the common tree disease […]

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Tree Trimming and Tree Pruning

Trimming and pruning are both important in maintaining the health of your trees. Although the terms are often used interchangeably, pruning and trimming each serve a different purpose, should be completed at specific times of year, and require unique tools to get the job done. Trimming v. Pruning: The Differences Trimming involves the removal of […]

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Benefits of Hiring a Certified Arborist

When you have an issue with one of the trees on your property, you want to add trees to your landscape, or you need a tree removal service, you want to call in experts who will be able to advise your decisions, help rectify the problem, and leave you with the best possible outcome for […]

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Winter Tree Care Guide

Your trees can’t bundle up for winter as you can! However, you can take steps to prepare your trees for the winter and the fluctuation of temperatures. Protecting from Stress due to Cold Temperatures The cold can put stress on your trees in several ways. The temperature variations can lead to stresses within the trees’ […]

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Seasonal Tree Care Guide

Fall Tree Care As summer draws to a close and fall approaches, it is important to prepare your trees for the winter months to encourage healthy growth next spring. Before it gets too cold, give your trees some TLC to help them stay healthy. Here are some tree service tips Pittsburgh’s Horhut Tree Experts recommends […]

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