Insurance Agencies and Trees

Clearview Tree and Land works hand in hand with insurance agencies. We can accommodate property owners with tree removal emergencies and tree pruning requested by their insurance company. Homeowners are responsible to secure the safety of their home and their property by purchasing homeowners insurance. Identifying possible hazards that may cause damages to the home/property…

What is a Tree Crotch?

A tree crotch is a pocket located at the bottom of a point of connection, between two or more tree limbs or tree trunks. There are several forms and types of tree crotches that can be identified on various tree species. There are three TYPES of crotches that can be found within both hardwood trees…

The American Sycamore Tree also known as Platanus Occidentalis

Clearview Tree and Land is very knowledgeable and has extensive experience with all tree species. The American Sycamore tree, also know an as Platanus Occidentalis, is a very durable tree, with a fast growth rate. This tree species is native to the North American Region. In its young stages the Sycamore tree tends to have…

De-icing Salt and its Effects on the Environment

Clearview Tree and Land has observed that the use of de-icing salt has greatly increased within the last couple of years,  through Nassau County, Queens and NYC areas. De-icing salt is usually composed of sodium chloride, calcium sulfate, magnesium chloride, and rock. Salt has water absorbing, as well as corrosive characteristics, which many can visibly…

Trees & Your Neighbors

Clearview Tree and Land is constantly receiving requests from homeowners throughout Brooklyn, Queens, Nassau County, and Suffolk County for tree services, due to a complaint or concern from a neighbor. Whether the homeowner’s tree is close to the neighboring home, reduces the sunlight exposure to their property, or fear that the tree is not sturdy…

What is Tree Dormancy?

You might ask, “Is there such a thing that of a tree going dormant?” and the answer is YES. Tree dormancy is when a tree’s developmental and metabolic cycle either slows down substantially or completely ceases. Tree dormancy is closely related to environmental changes. It helps the tree conserve energy while enduring extreme weather changes,…