Why is it important to hire a Certified Arborist?

Certified Arborist know trees!

There are a couple things to keep in mind when it comes to caring for your trees and our goal is to help you make the process as easy as possible when looking for the right company to work with. Your trees add significant value to your property as well as reducing energy costs in the summer and winter through shading your home from the sun to blocking the cold winds that try to combat your warm home all winter.


Hiring a Certified Arborist is very important in providing the best possible care for your trees. A Certified Arborist is an individual that is trained in the art and science of proper tree care. By compiling their knowledge about what each individual tree needs and how to properly care for them, a Certified Arborist is an expert on all things related to trees. 


Certified Arborist are required to obtain 30 CEUs (continuing education units) every 3 years to keep their certification. This helps guarantee that we keep learning to help provide you with the best care possible. By attending trade shows, going to classes, teaching other Certified Arborist or attending tree climbing competitions all help us boost our knowledge to help us be the best for you and your trees!


The beautiful flower of a Red Maple (Acer rubrum)

The beautiful flower of a Red Maple (Acer rubrum)

Jake has been a Certified Arborist since 2012 and prides himself on being one of the only Certified Arborist in Port Huron, Michigan and the surrounding Bluewater Area. We have been brought onto different properties to help the homeowners with a plan to properly care for their urban forest. Always be sure to hire a Certified Arborist to prune and care for your trees!