Safe Practices Handling Storm Damaged Trees

Storm Damaged Trees

Summertime is here in the Midwest which means thunderstorms and the potential for severe weather.  Severe weather and trees are a bad combination, in many cases resulting in damage to the tree as well as surrounding structures or other targets.  Summer can be of heightened risk as our deciduous trees have all their leaves, which […]

Tip of the Week – Routine Tree Pruning can reduce Storm Damage

Unpredictable weather in the Midwest brings wild winds, lightening and fierce rain storms. The aftermath of these storms is often downed trees and damaged homes. While prevention cannot be completely eliminated, there are steps that can be taken to minimize damage. Following proper pruning practices is the best way to promote strong, healthy tree growth. […]

Recent Storm Damage Cleanup

  In 37 years of business in Illinois, KTS has not seen as much devastation, block after block and mile after mile of predominantly huge healthy trees, uprooted or split in the West Chicago area.  To try and comprehend the stress and sadness of having downed trees on your home or your neighbor’s home, losing […]