The tree stumps usually have the roots still on the ground. The beauty of the compound is destroyed by the presence of tree stumps and also they are difficult to remove. Shredding with a grinder, burning and digging out are some of the ways of tree stump removal. By using the shredding process there are other equipment’s’ that can be used hand in hand with the grinder such as shovel, mattock, chainsaw and a rake. The shovel or mattock are used to clear the rocks around the stump. A chainsaw is used to reduce the size of the tree stump. The tree stump removal by use of a grinder begins with clearing of rocks by use of a shovel, then size reduction by use of a tree stump and finally use of a grinder to completely remove the tree stump.
The grinder is a dangerous equipment thus handling with care is important and protective gear should be worn. Goggles or glasses are worn to protect ones eyes from flying debris and wood chips. For timer users its important for them to know how to use the machine as its of complex kind. Some chemicals have been known to remove tree stumps aside from the usually use of a grinder.
In the chemical usage, a drill, potassium nitrate, an ax, fuel oil and a chainsaw are required for the process to kick start.
The final method of tree stump removal is by burning the stump to ashes. Money is saved when one uses the burning process.
Rotting a tree stump is another option of tree stump removal. A hole is drilled on the tree stump with a specific measurement. A gas component is used to fill the drilled hole to capacity. In order for chipping to occur, water is added to the drilled hole to soften the stump. When the tree stump softens and chips off an empty space is left.
With tree stump removal comes the issue of disposal which can be hectic. By transforming tree stumps to wood chips using a wood chipper and then using them for various projects around the compound is a form of disposing. The company will know on the various disposal techniques thus reducing your burden.
There are several reasons as to why tree stumps are removed. Being hazardous, resulting to eyesores and taking up valuable space are some of the top reasons as to why tree stumps are removed. Most people want wide, clear compounds in which tree stumps get in the way a whole lot. Some tree stumps are large while others are camouflaged as weeds making them to be tripping hazards which can result to massive injuries. In terms of being eyesores is that they are an unpleasant sight which derails the beauty of the compound.