Archives for Tree Services

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. Our consulting arborist, Anne-Marie offers consultations for a wide variety of tree-related issues for both residential and commercial clients. From the homeowner who needs a hazard report […]

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Growing Customer Relationships Is Focus Of General Tree Service

Connecting with Portland customers via Social Media Part 1 of a 3-part series We like to say we’re big enough to provide all the tree, shrub and plant care you may need though small enough to care for each customer as if they’re our only customer. While many things have changed in the tree care […]

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General Tree Service Acquires Peacock Tree Preservation

We are excited to announce that Peacock Tree Preservation, LLC is now a branch of General Tree Service. Stephen Peacock, the previous owner will work with General Tree during the transition period to ensure all his former clients are well taken care of by our staff. Trusted name in the tree industry Located in Beaverton, […]

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Tree Preservation Grant For Portland And Vancouver

Do you have a tree or trees that are in need of care? General Tree Service offers its Tree Preservation Grant program to help save trees that would otherwise not get the care they need. Organizations and individuals in the metropolitan Portland Oregon or Vancouver Washington area are eligible.  Get your application by calling General […]

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Arboriculture Career Is Rewarding And Full Of Opportunities

Some people just aren’t cut out to work a desk job and seek a more fulfilling job that incorporates some aspects of what they love to do.  So, if you love nature and want a job that offers variety then a career in arboriculture may be for you. Why choose a job in arboriculture? Maybe […]

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Storm Recovery Tips For Portland Homeowners

If you live in the Portland-Vancouver area, you’re familiar with our powerful storms and know that once the winds have subsided, it’s time to assess the damage.  While trees are made to bent in the wind, not all make it through our mighty gale force winds unscathed so here are storm recovery tips from General […]

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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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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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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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