Grinding Trees 101

Benefits of Getting a Tree Stump Grinder Service

If you have some trees in your property that need to be cut down, then it’s normal that you decide to go for it. However, you’ll then be left wondering what do with the leftover tree stump. A tree stump grinder service is just one of the ways to easily remove those ugly and useless tree stumps. Although grinding tree stumps down to the ground is one of the easiest and fastest ways to get rid of such eyesores, there are advantages to it. That’s why it’s smart to be informed before dealing with this issue.

Quick and Efficient

Depending on the size, it can take a long time to cut down one single tree. Cutting trees is often done for various reasons like tree disease, rot, the age, or when a hurricane damages your trees. For removing the stumps, there are many ways to go about it from stump grinding, removal, applying chemicals, or even being smart and eco-friendly and use the stump as part of your landscaping, basically a fixed ornament. Stump removal, however, would take an extensive amount of professional work, because it’s basically uprooting the stump, taking hours or days to complete. Grinding the stump down though is, by far, the quickest way to remove it but it does leave the possibility of the tree growing because of the roots below.


Many tree removal services use newer tools and equipment to grind that tree stump to smaller bits. The stump is basically reduced to a pile of chips, all without destroying the landscape. You can even use the wood chips as mulch, free mulch! If you apply chemicals to the stump or leaving it to rot might end up introducing diseases and other crazy issues that could be easily prevented by having it removed properly. Hire experienced professionals to grind it because it can get really messy.

For a reliable and efficient tree stump grinder service, trust and hire Grounds Maintenance Plus, LLC for the job. We are based in Milford, CT. Just call us at (203) 410-1605 for more information!