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Wind Loading in Trees

By Mark Mortensen, ISA Certified Arborist RM-1002A | May 19, 2022

By Mark Mortensen, ISA Certified Arborist, RM-1002A Two other common requests are to thin a tree out excessively to minimizing the likelihood of broken limbs from high winds, or to raise the canopy on spruce or pine trees. Again, like the snow loading in trees, if this request is fulfilled and the tree is excessively…

Need a Comprehensive Tree Service in Littleton, CO?

By Mark Mortensen, ISA Certified Arborist RM-1002A | May 18, 2022

The maintenance of trees is essential both for aesthetic and safety purposes that require tree trimming, their general care, and, in some cases, tree removal. Doing it yourself can be a daunting task as it involves safety risks. It is imperative to seek professional help to get the work done correctly in complete safety. Mortensen…

“Lacka Rootis” – Most Plant Problems can be Attributed to an Inferior or Lacking Root System

By Mark Mortensen, ISA Certified Arborist RM-1002A | May 15, 2022

By Mark Mortensen, ISA Certified Arborist, RM-1002A Whether we are looking at trees or turf, most plant problems can be attributed to the soil which is not allowing sufficient root development to support the top health of the plant.  Most insect and disease problems are the result of environmental stress.  If we can improve the…

EnviroTree & Ultimate Turf directions for use

By Mark Mortensen, ISA Certified Arborist RM-1002A | May 11, 2022

Shake the product well.  I have found it easiest to set the jug on its side and rock it back and forth to be easiest for me. Trees – Use full strength, apply from about three or four feet high to the ground directly on the bark. (Bark only full strength). Spray accurately avoiding contact…

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Why Trees are Important:  Tree Removal in Centennial, CO

By Mark Mortensen, ISA Certified Arborist RM-1002A | May 4, 2022

At Mortensen Tree, we truly believe that removing a tree is always the last resort.  There are times though, when it becomes necessary.  If you are worried about the health or safety of your tree, then we encourage you to call us today to set up a time for an evaluation.  We always recommend natural…

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For Truly Professional Tree Service in Centennial, CO – Call On Us

By Mark Mortensen, ISA Certified Arborist RM-1002A | April 28, 2022

At Mortensen Tree we are more than simply a company that offers tree trimming or tree removal.  We are true professionals that go out of our way to ensure that the trees and shrubs on your property are maintained in a fashion that is superior to any other service available in the Centennial, CO area. …