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. Shovel, rake, mattock and chainsaw are used together with the grinder to assist in the removal of tree stumps. The shovel or mattock are used to clear the rocks around the stump. After which the chainsaw gets into action and cuts as much of the tree stump as possible. The grinder then follows suits and is able to completely remove the stump.
Proper handling of the grinder is ensured as it is a dangerous equipment. The protective gear, mostly involves goggles which seek to protect your eyes from wood chips and other flying debris. The grinder machine aside from being dangerous can also be complex and thus one needs to know how to use the machine effectively. Chemical components have been used to remove tree stumps effectively.
In the chemical usage, a drill, potassium nitrate, an ax, fuel oil and a chainsaw are required for the process to kick start.
If one is unable to carry out the first two processes then burning is still a viable option. Aside from being a fast and easy process, burning spares you some change as compared to the rest.
However there is an additional method that can be done in tree stump removal which is rotting. A hole is drilled on the tree stump with a specific measurement. Nitrogen is the gas component that is used to fill the hole of the tree stump. Water is then poured to the drilled hole and then chipping follows suits as the stump softens. The final process to this is that dirt is added in order to fill the hole.
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. Stump removal companies are able to dispose of tree stumps and can be used as alternative of using a wood chipper to transform to wood chips.
There are several reasons as to why tree stumps are removed. There are three top main reasons as to why tree stumps are removed. Taking up valuable space as a reason for removal is that they get in the way of what people want in terms of their compound layout aside from resulting to an unpleasant view. 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.