Several benefits can arise from tree pruning. Tree pruning is a necessary task that needs to be done to ensure your trees remain healthy and the environment stays safe. 

Many may believe that tree pruning is a simple task that anyone can do, but you should reach out to an experienced and certified arborist in Auckland to ensure the job is done correctly. This blog will explore the several benefits of tree pruning and why utilising tree services in Auckland will make the job so much easier for you. 

Tree Pruning Will Promote Tree Health 

 While tree pruning may seem like a small job with no real purpose, there can be several health benefits for the tree. Remember, effective pruning from a knowledgeable arborist can promote directional growth. This way, you can sculpt the ideal shape with your tree and keep it healthy. 

The tree’s structural integrity can be enhanced with tree pruning as the arborist can remove branches affecting tree health. In addition, removing the dead or dying areas of a tree will stop the negative growth of disease from further harming the tree. 

Ensuring A Safe Environment Around The Tree

Keeping the tree healthy and free from weakness is a benefit for the tree and a safety precaution for passersby. Unhealthy or dead areas of the tree will have decreased structural integrity and potentially lead to snapping and breaking. 

If the tree were to fall or break due to poor health or structural integrity, it might severely damage your property. An issue that is so easily resolved can still cause destruction if left untreated. Make sure you reach out to an Auckland tree services company if you feel concerned about specific tree(s). 

Limbs and branches breaking pose a severe hazard risk for pedestrians near your property. People may be at risk of getting seriously injured if a tree is not pruned correctly.  A properly pruned tree will be a long-term investment that benefits the tree’s health and the safety of everyone nearby. 

Less Tree Pruning Will Lead To More Results

You’ve likely heard the saying, “less is more.” With tree pruning – this is the absolute truth. As a rule of thumb, arborists will not prune more than ¼ of the crown of the tree. This is where a majority of the leaves will be located, but this is also done for the health purposes of the tree. 

If you remove too many of the tree’s leaves, you run the risk of starving the tree of its energy. Much of the energy and life of the tree comes through the leaves interacting with the sun. Removing this from the tree will decrease the health and may fatally damage the tree.

Delivering An Aesthetic Scene For Your Property

 Aside from the important factors of health and safety, there are also several aesthetic benefits from tree pruning. Sculpting a desired shape or style for the trees on your property will enhance the beauty of your land. 

If you’re looking to sell property, tree pruning can also help increase the desirability of your land. An unkempt and wild forest will not appeal to many but most potential buyers out there will be looking for green and gorgeous landscaping. 

A1 Sure Services 

A1 Sure Services, no job is too big or too small. As a family-run business with over 20 years of arborist experience, we provide high-quality and affordable tree care services to residential and commercial clients, Auckland-Wide. 

We have public liability cover of up to $2,000,000, providing you with total peace of mind. 

Our services include tree removal, tree felling, land clearing, tree trimming, tree pruning, stump grinding, stump removal and emergency tree services. We also offer a free on-site inspection typically within 48 hours of enquiry and highly competitive pricing every single time. 

Contact us today for a free no-obligation, on-site inspection. Request a quote here!