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How to Get Rid of Ants Around Your Trees

How to Get Rid of Ants Around Your Trees

They are something you never want to see inside or outside of your home: ants. While they are small, they have the ability to make quite a mess out of anything they touch. When it comes to having ants in or around your trees, it is almost […]

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4 Ways to Identify Tree Fungi in Indianapolis

4 Ways to Identify Tree Fungi in Indianapolis

Tree fungi is a problem that most people aren’t aware of until it is too late – the fungi take hold of their trees and causes devastation. Most people in Indianapolis have had fungi cause problems for their trees, but either have not realized that is what […]

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Preparing for Fall: 7 Companies to Reach Out to in Indianapolis

Preparing for Fall: 7 Companies to Reach Out to in Indianapolis

When the months start to get a little bit colder and there is a huge fluctuation in temperatures, you know you are spending autumn in Indianapolis. The days are shorter and your time is cut short because you have so much to do. From football games with your […]

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Steps to Take When Your Trees Ice Over

Steps to Take When Your Trees Ice Over

If the Farmer’s Almanac is to be trusted, this winter is going to be a pretty rough one for Indianapolis, and the threat of ice storms is very high. Trees and ice do not mix very well, and your trees are likely to face quite a bit […]

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Tips For Safely Decorating Your Trees for the Holidays

Tips For Safely Decorating Your Trees for the Holidays

With the holidays coming up, everyone is decorating their trees for the holidays – both indoors and outdoors. A lot of attention is paid to the indoor tree because of the risk of fire. However, fewer people pay attention to the risk associated with decorating trees outdoors. […]

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What to Do When a Tree Limb Falls

What to Do When a Tree Limb Falls

We are getting to a time of the year when weather has a direct impact on your daily life – and on your trees. Icing, high winds, and snow storms can cause trees and limbs to fall in your yard. Trees will fall, that’s what they do, […]

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How To Trim Your Fruit Trees

How To Trim Your Fruit Trees

Happy Halloween to our Menchhofer Tree Care family of customers! Today’s entry covers Fruit Tree Pruning: For most of us, planting fruit trees seems to be such a good idea until a few years later, when you have a bunch of bushes that are just drawing bugs […]

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Top 5 Scary Tree Facts

Top 5 Scary Tree Facts

October is the time of the year when we like to be just a little scared. However, our tendency is to be scared by things like ghosts or goblins, the things that aren’t actually there. Instead, take a few moments this month to be a little bit […]

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How to Properly Mulch Trees

How to Properly Mulch Trees

Mulching around your plants and trees is something that is both functional and decorative for the health and beauty of your yard. Mulch is an organic material that you spread on top of the soil surface to protect the roots of the trees from cold, heat, drought, […]

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September Tree Care Tips: Preparing for Fall

September Tree Care Tips: Preparing for Fall

Many people think that fall is just a time to just let your trees do their thing and let them alone – however, this is not the case at all. In fact, there are quite a few things that you can do in fall (other than decorate […]

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