Tree Consulting Services for Portland Oregon and SW Washington

As a full-service tree company, General Tree Services provides service to Portland Oregon and SW Washington though many people may not be aware of our tree consulting services. We have many certified arborists and tree professionals on staff that offer consultations for a wide variety of tree-related reasons. From the homeowner who needs a hazard […]

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What You Need To Know About Portland Chip Drop

What is Chip Drop? Chip Drop matches people who want free or inexpensive wood chips with Portland Oregon arborists and tree companies who have a constant supply and would prefer to see them put to good use.  People looking for free or cheap wood chips can sign up on the Portland Chip Drop website for […]

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Tree Preservation Grant For Portland And Vancouver Now Accepting Applications

Do you have a tree or trees that are in need of care? General Tree Service is accepting applications for its Tree Preservation Grant program until March 15, 2017. Organizations and individuals in the metropolitan Portland Oregon or Vancouver Washington area are eligible.  Get your application by calling General Tree at 503-656-2656 or 1-888-656-5401. What […]

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Welcome Customers of Landscape Spray Service in McMinnville

General Tree Service, located in Beaverton Oregon, is excited to announce that we are assuming the responsibility and care for customers of Landscape Spray Service in McMinnville. Owned and operated by Cliff and Merlynne Parker, Landscape Spray Service has been a fixture in the McMinnville community for years. Quality service will continue Ray Carter, general […]

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Ready For Winter? Pruning Trees Should Be Part Of Winter Prep

Our storm season is just getting started and while you may have prepared your Portland home for high winds and rain, have you done the same for your trees? Preventative pruning can decrease chance of damage The high winds that often accompany our storm systems can wreak havoc to your property when branches fall or […]

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Japanese Beetle Outbreak In Portland Oregon

As part of a public service announcement, General Tree Service wants to inform homeowners in Portland Oregon and all residents of Washington County about an outbreak of invasive Japanese beetles.  We’re not the only city dealing with this pest as the Japanese beetle is a problem for many areas of the United States. A record […]

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Ailing Tree In Your Portland Yard? Try Our Root Zone Enhancement Treatment

Trees are valuable for many reasons.  They’re beautiful, increase property value and most importantly, play a critical role in our environment.  For all these reasons, you want to keep the trees in your Portland area yard healthy as they cannot easily be replaced. If one dies, any tree planted in its place will be much […]

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Why General Tree Service Is A Great Place To Work In Portland Oregon

Family owned and operated by Clint Landon,  we have been a leader in the arboricultural industry ever since we opened our doors in 1924 and started doing business in Portland. Offering a wide range of tree care services from removal to pruning to landscape maintenance to holiday lighting, we have served Portland Oregon and the […]

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Free Family Fun at Tree Hug PDX 2016

If you live in or around Portland Oregon, put this on your family’s calendar as it’s sure to be a fun night for the entire family. Saturday July 16th from 6pm -9pm is the Tree Hug PDX at the Hoyt Arboretum in Washington Park (SW Knights Blvd and Kingston Dr). There’s going to be plenty […]

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Drought Effects On Portland Trees And Plants

Last year we all suffered through a hot, dry summer and it looks like Portland and the Willamette Valley will have a similar weather pattern again this year. While we can put air conditioning in our homes and stay out of the sun in an attempt to keep cool, it’s not the same for the […]

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