Do Winter’s Low Temperatures Damage Trees?

2019-01-25T14:39:40+00:00January 25th, 2019|Winter|

Winter weather can prove extreme; even for plants like deciduous trees and grass that normally go dormant during the cold season. Trees are susceptible to damage during the winter months, though it might not prove visible until the spring. Learn how winter's extreme low temperatures and other inclement weather can harm your trees. If you [...]

Should Trees be Watered During the Winter?

2018-12-04T19:31:13+00:00December 28th, 2018|Winter|

In colder climates, with a hard ground freeze and regular snowfall, it seems obvious trees don't need to be watered. But what about climates with warmer, mild winters, or those without even a hint of snow? In that case, it may not be obvious if your trees need to be watered, or if so how [...]

How to Provide a Winter Habitat for Backyard Animals

2018-11-27T19:45:32+00:00December 21st, 2018|Winter|

Interested in creating a winter habitat for some friendly backyard animals this year? Bird feeders are great but there are so many ways to attract all kind of creatures throughout the colder months. Winter arrived in our area and your backyard sustains wildlife now, as well as in the warmer months. Provide Food and Shelter [...]

Tips to Attract Birds in the Winter

2018-12-14T14:30:40+00:00December 14th, 2018|Winter|

Not all birds fly south for the winter. In the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic areas of the United States, there are several kinds of birds that stick around for the winter weather instead of heading to warmer climates. Although the types of winter bird species vary depending on where you live, the most common species that [...]

Can Trees Freeze to Death When it Gets Cold?

2018-10-18T17:34:43+00:00October 26th, 2018|Winter|

Trees are beautiful creations of nature. During the cold weather many trees lose their leaves. Therefore, you may be wondering what happens to your trees during winter, and how they survive in the bitter cold. As a tree service in Baltimore MD, trees are our passion. We have a lot of respect and admiration for [...]

Tree Branches Bent by Snow Cause Trouble

2018-02-08T17:44:25+00:00February 9th, 2018|Branches, Winter|

Snowy weather is likely to leave your trees - and the tree branches - blanketed in white. For many people, their instinct is to shake the likely-heavy load from the tree in order to relieve its burden, thinking that this is the best course of action to take in the name of tree health. However, [...]

Watering Plants in Winter? You’d Be Surprised…

2018-02-01T17:26:58+00:00February 2nd, 2018|Watering, Winter|

You likely haven't thought at all about watering plants in winter, considering that most of them are hibernating and covered in snow... or dead-looking. This is normal, but know that you may actually benefit from treating them to a little bit of water here and there. Believe it or not, some trees' roots actually continue [...]

Winter Tree Care Provided by Keil Tree

2018-01-18T16:32:26+00:00January 19th, 2018|Tree Care, Winter|

Looking for a Better Business Bureau-rated business to take care of your winter tree care this season? That's where Keil Tree comes in handy! We are Maryland's most trusted tree removal service for a reason, but tree removal is far from all that we can do for you. Call on Your Local Experts for Winter [...]

Outdoor Tree Lights Come with Considerations

2018-01-11T16:38:01+00:00January 12th, 2018|Winter|

Since many people keep their holiday decorations up into these first few weeks of January, we thought that it would be good to discuss a potential safety issue: lights strung across an outdoor tree. If you have strings of lights on your trees around the yard, then you may be wondering if it's really all [...]