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Kramer Tree Specialists and our Evolution of Rigging Practices

Kramer Tree Specialists and our Evolution of Rigging Practices Kramer Tree Specialists has been performing arboriculture services to the Chicagoland area for more than 45 years. Over that time, we have continually evolved and advanced in our skills, techniques, and work practices. The constant evolution of technology, work practices, and training in the industry continually […]

Kramer Tree Specialists COVID-19 Response Update

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Kramer Tree Specialists considers the health and safety of our employees and their families our highest priority, along with the safety of our clients and communities that we work within.  Our response to COVID-19 layout how we plan to navigate this crisis and achieve our goal of safety for our staff, clients, and communities. As […]

Kramer Tree Specialists COVID-19 Response

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During this current situation with COVID-19, Kramer Tree Specialists prioritizes the health and safety of our staff, clients, and local communities.  We understand the uncertainty of this situation and would like to inform our clients of the steps and guidelines that we are following to help mitigate the spread of this virus. All Kramer Tree […]

Insects & Diseases of Our Urban Forest – We Have You Covered

Our urban forest can be a challenging environment for the trees within it.  Urban environments can create many stresses for our trees compared to their natural settings.  It is our responsibility to care for those trees so we can all be awarded the benefits they provide to our health, communities, and local wildlife and ecology. […]

Tip of the Week – Soil Compaction and Its Impact on Trees

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One of the most difficult and common challenges in our urban environment for trees is soil compaction.  Many areas have hardly any topsoil at all due to years of development and this in addition to foot traffic and vehicular traffic compound the problem. Soil compaction reduces water infiltration into the soil, reduces the area for […]

Fall Mulch Season – Gain the Benefits of Leaf Mulch

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It’s amazing we are already nearing the end of the summer, but the wonderful autumn season is soon to arrive!  The weather is still going to be great for a few more months and there are plenty of opportunities to enjoy our landscapes and prep our landscapes for the coming winter season. Temperatures have been […]