A Year in the Life of a Tree

A tree is a large organism that was on this planet before the dinosaurs were even a thought which is why they are able to withstand the constant weather changes that occur every single year. From spring to summer and autumn to winter, it’s hard to ignore that the...

How Trees Have Changed the World Part 2

Trees are the one organism that we depend on in order to survive. In fact, we both depend on one another as trees take in the carbon dioxide we breathe out and humans inhale the oxygen that trees let off as a by-product of photosynthesis. Here is part two in our blog...

Time to decorate the garden space

At Ashley Tree Services, we understand how much work you put into keeping your garden in tip-top shape for your guests. The average gardener makes about £30-£50 per hour! But we’re not gardeners we’re tree surgeons- dedicated to cutting, sawing and chopping your...

The Science Behind a Trees Lifespan

Would you say “yes” to a 5,000 year lifespan if the only rule was that you couldn’t move from one particular spot? This is reality for many of the tree species around the world which live for thousands of years at a time. The most well-known species of tree that lives...

Advantages of Dead Wooding

In short, dead wooding is a tree surgery term which describes the removal of dead tree limbs and branches. There are many reasons why these limbs can die including root damage, a deficiency of light and various diseases. Due to these threats, dead wooding is carried...