Danger of Tree Work Near Glass Walls

Tree work and glass walls are not a combination arborists like to see. Unfortunately they can sometimes combine spectacularly. This locust was a multi-leader that failed at the base, somehow resting half the tree on the brace between windows. If a cable had been installed prior, or the trees within proximity of the home inspected…

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Adjust/Inspect those cables!

During a recent inventory performed by the SavATree Consulting group, Matt Weibel one of the Registered Consulting Arborists at SavATree found issues with cable maintenance on a Norway Maple. One of the most overlooked parts of installing cables is inspecting/adjusting them after installation. In this case, the image above depicts a dynamic tree save cable…

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Tree House in Cottage Grove, MN

Trees can serve many purposes in our lives.  At Historic Hope Glen Farms in Cottage Grove, MN, trees serve as structural support and a focal point for one of the nicest tree houses in the country.  This 1,200 square foot, four level tree house was built around a 38″ diameter oak, and serves as a…

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