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Tree Frost Cracks

January 31, 2024

What Is A Frost Crack? Frost cracks are vertical splits in the bark of a tree and are most often associated with smoother barked trees. These cracks are common in young Maple trees and Sycamore or London-Plane Trees. Warming and […]

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How to get rid of Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) on your property

January 18, 2024

Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) Solutions: Safeguarding the Trees on Your Property from the Threat The threat of Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) has become a major issue for many residents in the Denver Metro area within the last few years. The […]

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From Egg to Invading: The Full Emerald Ash Borer Life Cycle

January 18, 2024

Plant Health Care and the Emerald Ash Borer Life Cycle in Colorado Ash Trees From Egg to Invading:  The Full Emerald Ash Borer Life Cycle The Emerald Ash Borer or more commonly referred to as EAB goes through many cycles […]

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Spruce, Pine and Fir Trees … How Can I Tell The Difference?

December 21, 2023

Spruce, Pine, Fir, and Douglas Fir Trees: A Guide to Distinguishing Evergreens Hardwoods vs Softwoods as Firewood In the realm of evergreen trees, the distinction between spruces, pines, firs, and Douglas firs may seem elusive, as they share the timeless […]

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How to Make a Christmas Tree Last Longer

December 9, 2023

Many people like to put out their Christmas trees as early as possible, but if you don’t have a fake tree, that means trying all the tips and tricks to keep a real tree alive. If properly cared for, a […]

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Denver Tree Services Include Storm Cleanup

November 28, 2018

As winter temperatures continue to drop, the more potential for storm damage shows on the horizon. Not only will these bothersome elements interrupt outdoor plans, force some early morning shoveling, and make for increasingly dangerous commutes – the storms can […]

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Denver Tree Services: Mulch Benefits

October 23, 2018

Mulch is typically comprised of decaying leaves, bark, wood, or compost but the term specifically refers to anything used as a groundcover to insulate and enrich the soil beneath. While gardeners use mulch commonly to assist with plant growth its […]

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Splintered Forest Frazer Lockhart

Frazer Lockhart

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This is a great company! ... They were quick to provide a clearly stated bid, then followed up with scheduling. When an opening occurred ahead of our scheduled date, they reached out to complete our job earlier. On-site they were professional and meticulous, working with high energy and real skill. It was a real pleasure to work with Splintered Forest. They are our new "go to" for any tree work.

Splintered Forest Kathleen Noonan

Kathleen Noonan

Five Stars

Splintered Forest was willing to work with our needs and were patient during the estimating process... The crews arrived on time every day, worked hard, and did a good job cleaning up the work areas at the end of each day.

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Justin Matheny

Five Stars

The crew was incredibly efficient, skilled and professional. Would highly recommend and use them again in the future.

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