How to trim trees for hurricane
Hurricane Dorian nearly hit the east coast of Florida as a Category five storm with sustained winds of 175 miles per hour. It was stronger than Hurricane Andrew. Miami’s good luck has continued dodging even tropical storms.
As we look towards the future beyond 2022, the weather will be as unpredictable as ever. One thing we can count on, the storms will form. A major part of your preparing needs to include the trees surrounding your home. Your yard should be ready in the event of a devastating storm.
When you mention hurricane, most people think of boarding up their windows, installing their hurricane shutters, and stocking up on water and other necessities, but are their trees ready?
Unlike installing shutters or buying cases of water, having your trees trimmed in the preparations for a hurricane cannot be done at the last minute. No tree trimming company in Miami will send out a crew once the winds start blowing. Since we never know how storms will evolve, it is a good idea to be prepared and have your trees professionally trimmed and prepared for the storm season. If a tree needs to be removed, it is best removed while it is upright, than after it has fallen on your neighbor’s car or home.
Having your trees professionally trimmed ahead of hurricane season will ensure that you are reducing your exposure to liability in the event of a storm. How to trim trees for hurricane; loose or overgrown branches can be trimmed to avoid unnecessary resistance to the wind which can either weaken the trees making them prone to falling or breaking, or simply fly off and hit your neighbors or their property.
Affordable Tree Service, Inc. has been helping homeowners and commercial building owners get their properties ready to face hurricanes for more than 30 years. With this much experience in Miami, Affordable Tree Service, Inc is the ideal choice for tree trimming and tree removal services in Miami-Dade and Broward Counties.