Tree Care Articles

Sticky Stuff on Your Car? Your Tree Isn’t to Blame.

Sticky Stuff on Your Car? Your Tree Isn’t to Blame.

You are not alone if you're wondering what the sticky stuff covering your car is. Many in Central Texas are dealing with the same headache. “Don’t worry, your trees are not dying, and that prized pecan or oak tree will be just fine. The sticky substance coating your...

Essential Tips for Tree Watering and Water-wise Irrigation

Essential Tips for Tree Watering and Water-wise Irrigation

Trees planted in heavily populated areas face challenging environmental conditions, such as urban heat island effects, air pollution, compacted soils, high pH, and poor drainage. To keep our trees healthy, we should carefully keep their soil healthy and provide enough...

How Do I Choose the Best Tree Service in Austin?

How Do I Choose the Best Tree Service in Austin?

Every tree service company in Austin has been swamped with calls since the unusual freeze in February 2021. As a result, property owners lost mature trees ranging from live oaks to palm trees, and thousands of additional trees were damaged. Unfortunately, untrained...

Why Structural Tree Pruning is Important for Tree Health

Why Structural Tree Pruning is Important for Tree Health

Every year, Heritage Tree Care removes trees that have fallen, split, or become dangerous. The sad thing is that most of these tree losses were preventable with knowledgeable care when the trees were young. Structural Tree Pruning Promotes Sound Tree Health Structural...

ISA Arborists Selected to Trim Austin’s Famous Treaty Oak

ISA Arborists Selected to Trim Austin’s Famous Treaty Oak

Most tree lovers and long-term Austinites have heard the story of the Treaty Oak, a heritage oak tree located near downtown Austin. It is a majestic reminder of the beauty, longevity, and resilience of live oak trees. You can learn more about the Treaty Oak and its...

Friends of the Buda Library Guardian Oak Tree Naming Dedication

Friends of the Buda Library Guardian Oak Tree Naming Dedication

Friends of the Buda Library Tree Naming Dedication Ceremony City of Buda Municipal Complex by Friends of the Buda Library August 31, 2019 After a heritage oak tree was relocated the City of Buda municipal grounds, Friends of the Buda Library coordinated a naming...

Do Trees Affect Home Values in Austin?

Do Trees Affect Home Values in Austin?

How important are trees if you're an Austin area realtor or homeowner? Majestic Live Oaks. Tons of shade. Nestled among mature trees. Wooded landscape. You’ve probably used words just like these to describe your own property listings. They're important because the...