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What’s the importance of trees in our environment?

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Our forests play an essential role in the survival of humankind. Trees are so important that, without the more than 300,000 different species of plants currently covering the planet, animal life such as we know it would never have been able to exist. As a vital resource for our society, trees have always been intimately […]

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Demystifying the problems associated with tree roots

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Trees are valued for their beauty, the oxygen they produce and the shade they provide in summer. An essential part of the urban ecosystem, they also increase property values. Yet there remains a widespread fear regarding the risks associated with their roots. Indeed, whenever cracks appear in foundations, gutters and pipelines, people are often quick […]

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Types of fungi present in trees

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Trees are living organisms that are capable of being injured. Animals, parasites and weather all put their resistance to the test. Trees are also susceptible to disease. Some of these diseases are of bacterial origin, while others are caused by insects or fungi. However, the presence of fungi on a tree doesn’t necessarily signify its […]

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The TreeAzin treatment to combat the emerald ash borer

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Trees enhance the appearance of our streets and increase the market value of our properties. They function as air purifiers, air conditioners and noise barriers, while helping to control erosion. That’s why we’ve always planted them in urban areas. Chosen for their robustness and rapid growth, ash trees have nevertheless suffered numerous assaults in recent […]

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What are the principal diseases that affect trees?

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They say that trees are the lungs of the Earth. A source of inspiration and elegance, they beautify the landscape and enhance the appearance of our neighborhoods. They provide us with coolness and shade in the summer, retain moisture, help stabilize the soil and contribute to our urban ecosystems. But beyond that, trees are also […]

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When should trees be pruned?

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Whether it’s necessary to correct the central axis or preserve the health and vigour of your tree, consider pruning it. Pruning, a simple yet technical procedure, allows a healthy growth of your plants. But when should trees be pruned? What you need to know about tree pruning Before proceeding to cut branches, be aware to […]

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Fruit trees: care and growth

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It goes without saying that with their delicate flowers in spring and their tasty fruits in autumn, fruit trees are very popular with homeowners. But even if their fruits are a source of pleasure, you still need to know how to care for your fruit trees or else their apple, pear and peach production could […]

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How to safely fell a tree

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Contrary to what many people might think, felling a tree requires much more than a simple chainsaw and a bit of elbow grease. Indeed, this operation is a risky business. But by using the right tools and techniques, it’s possible to safely cut down a tree while significantly reducing the risks. Cutting and chainsaws: the […]

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Pruning: a definition

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Straight, proud and grandiose, trees play a crucial role in maintaining our ecosystem. But even though their amplitude gives them certain nobility, these green giants still require regular maintenance. As we all know, trees in urban areas can pose a risk to many objects, such as power lines, buildings, cars, etc. To reduce accidents and […]

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What are the techniques to remove a tree stump?

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It is often necessary to cut down trees because they are sick, harmful or dangerous. Although tree felling is a delicate operation, the same goes for stump removal. Not aesthetically pleasing and often considered to be harmful to landscaping, stumps are disliked. And to get rid of it quickly and efficiently, people don’t hesitate to […]

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