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New Tree Planting Replaces Old, Hazardous Maple

This week, the Giroud Crew removed a large, hazardous Maple tree from a property in Jenkintown. Giroud Arborist, Rob Nagy, evaluated the tree and determined that it was unsafe and needed to be taken down ASAP. However, the homeowners recently installed a new patio, and the tree provided shade on hot summer days.

April 9, 2021
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Flowering Trees: The Nature Show You Can’t See on Netflix

Have you noticed that nature is putting on a show for us right now? Some of our favorite flowering trees are coming alive with beautiful blooms! Here’s how to care for these spectacular trees.

April 1, 2021
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Top 5 Yard and Garden Tools Recommended by Your Giroud Experts
As you start to plan your spring projects, you might be looking for yard and garden tools to make your job easier. Read on to see what 5 Giroud experts recommend as their favorite tools for yardwork! Hand Pruner and Loppers "As a property owner and gardener, I have found that a well-built, sharp hand...
March 5, 2021
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4 Eco-Friendly Ways to Improve Your Yard this Year

We all want to improve our yards, and it feels even better when we can make as little impact on the natural environment as possible. Giroud has a variety of eco-friendly treatments for your property, from lawn care to plant health care and even mosquito and tick control. Here are 4 ways you can make…

February 26, 2021
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How Bad Mulching Can Harm Trees and Lawns

At this time of year, homeowners are prettying up their properties for the fall, and mulching can make a landscape look polished and lovely. However, if you’re not careful, you could actually cause harm to your trees and lawns. Read on to learn how to properly mulch your beds so you can avoid costly problems!

September 11, 2020
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What Leaf Color Tells Us About Tree Problems

August is a time to enjoy the final lazy days of summer before the busy days of fall are here. While you’re relaxing in the yard, this is a great time to take inventory of your trees and look for any possible health issues. One common concern we often hear from homeowners is unusual tree…

August 21, 2020
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How to Control Japanese Beetles

Japanese Beetles are pretty, but they are incredibly damaging to your plants! Some trees and shrubs are attacked year after year, which can be very frustrating for homeowners. Read on to learn how you can fight back against this beetle with some help from Giroud!

July 17, 2020
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Kids Activity: Hunt for Eastern Tent Caterpillars!

Eastern Tent Caterpillars are fuzzy bugs that are fun to find outside. Sometimes you can see them crawling along the sidewalk or on the trunk of a tree. They’re fun to pick up and look at closely, but did you know that Eastern Tent Caterpillars can do a lot of damage to trees? Kids can…

May 1, 2020
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Why Emerald Ash Borer is an Insect You Can’t Afford to Ignore

For the last 17 years, the U.S. has been battling the Emerald Ash Borer. These shiny green beetles have decimated millions of Ash Trees across the country! If you’re a homeowner with an Ash Tree on your property, you need to have your tree inspected now or you may pay a hefty price later! Read…

April 3, 2020
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Trees Improperly Planted in Recently Built Home Developments

Homeowners in newer developments need to be on the lookout for tree and shrub problems. Unfortunately, poor soil, improper planting and bad mulching practices can cause long term problems. Whether you’re in a brand-new development or one that’s been around for several years, you’ll want to read on to learn the warning signs to look…

March 12, 2020
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