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Tree Roots: Buried Root Systems Recovery Plan

Here in Santa Barbara we understand that the ground is far from sedentary. Whether it’s construction of new homes or mud sliding from recent storms, we are in a constant battle to save our trees from the dangers of moving

Posted in Bartlett Tree Experts, Tree Advice, Tree Preservation, Tree Safety

Armillaria: Common Killer of Trees and Shrubs

One of the most under-diagnosed causes of tree failure are root rot pathogens. Here in southern California we have a few rots that plague our trees and I want to talk about one of them in particular. Armillaria Root Rot

Posted in Bartlett Tree Experts, Pests and Diseases, Tree Advice, Tree Safety

What’s an Arborist and do I need one?

To be an arborist one must establish a basic level of experience and comprehension in the field of tree care. The International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) is the organization that certifies tree workers around the world and helps to expand

Posted in Bartlett Tree Experts, Certifications and Training, Tree Advice

Pruning Standards

Are you considering having your trees pruned and wondering who to call? In addition to being TCIA (Tree Care Industry Association) accredited, Bartlett Certified Arborists follow the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) standards for tree pruning and safety.

Posted in Bartlett Tree Experts, Certifications and Training, Tree Pruning

Seeing the Value in Tree Care

The ultimate deciding factor when most people choose a tree care service is the cost for doing the work. Everyone wants the best deal, and usually will get several quotes before deciding on the cheapest price. It’s very important to

Posted in Bartlett Tree Experts, Certifications and Training, Tree Advice, Tree Research, Tree Safety

Being a leader in the tree care industry means continually focusing on learning and innovation. Bartlett’s Tree Topics blog follows in that tradition by offering a place to receive advice on trees, tree pests, tree preservation, and more.

Make an appointment with your local Arborist Representative to discover why Bartlett is the leader in professional tree care.