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    Spider Lift Rental

    I am interested in renting a 70' plus spider lift on tracks for a project this winter if anyone has 1 available.
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    Track Chipper

    I am looking for a chipper on tracks to rent for a special project in Southwest Michigan the smaller the better because the customer wants minimal impact on their property. The project will take about a week. A chipper that hooks to the plate of a skid steer would be my second option. If anyone...
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    Crimson King without bark

    Has anyone seen a tree without bark on the trunk that is still alive? Are there any management options that may help this tree survive longer?
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    White Pine pruning

    Does anyone have any experience removing all of the new growth off of White Pines every year. I have a customer that doesn't want the tree to get any larger.
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    Indiana TCC 2012

    Indiana TCC will be held on September 22nd in the same location, Squirrel Park, at Purdue university. Climbers and volunteers are needed.
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    Equipmen and vehicle Maintenance

    I am wondering what percentage of income is being spent on maintenance and repair of your motorized equipment.
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    Debt collection procedures

    Does anyone have their invoicing and collection procedures written down? We don't have any written policies and while researching the topic the articles that I have read have stated that procedures should be written down so that every account is treated the same. The articles also suggest...
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    White oak removal

    I removed this large White Oak because several large live branches had fallen on the house and caused damage over the last three years. The customer took numerous photos and posted them on facebook. I don't have facebook either but this is the easiest way to post all of the photos...
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    Financial Support for Sydney

    Just checking with everyone to see what their chapter is offering in terms of financial support to the climbers that are competing in Sydney. Are all travel expenses being paid for or is there a maximum allowable amount.
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    Indiana Mock Competition

    The Indiana chapter is having a mock competition on Thursday August 12th. It is open to climbers that do at least 60% in Indiana. We need to have a minimum of 10 participants sign up before August 1st. Set up will be August 11th. There is no charge for this event and we are offering a $10...
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    Contract Climber Needed

    We are in need of a contract climber for storm damage. The contract will be 2 weeks to a month. We are an TCIA accredited company with good climbers and a good crew. We are in Northwest Indiana about an hour East from Chicago. Please send me a private message with your contact information and...
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    Cover of Tree Care Industry Magazine

    My photo and a description of what was going on in the photo made the March issue of TCI magazine. What do you think?
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    Air spade a driveway

    I have a customer that is going to put a driveway over part of the root system of a very large important tree. My recomendation is to remove 6" of soil with an air spade and fill back in with structural soil. The customer wants me to remove 10" of soil then they want to replace with #3 gravel...
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    Indiana 2009 Competition

    Tree Climbing Competition 2009 Tree Climbing Competition september 26 at Forest Park, Shelter 1 Noblesville, IN (Raindate is September 27, 2009) Climber and Volunteer Registration WE WILL BE NEEDING VOLUNTEERS! IN THE PAST, IT HAS BEEN LEFT TO Rick Carter and more recently, Greg...
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    Indiana 2009 Competition

    Tree Climbing Competition 2009 Tree Climbing Competition september 26 at Forest Park, Shelter 1 Noblesville, IN (Raindate is September 27, 2009) Climber and Volunteer Registration WE WILL BE NEEDING VOLUNTEERS! IN THE PAST, IT HAS BEEN LEFT TO Rick Carter and more recently, Greg...
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    Floating climbing anchor

    Here are some photos from a tree that I cut off of a house on Monday. I had already removed all of the brush and the photos are of my last cut. Here is the rigging all set up to balance the log. I couldn't cut any more or the wood would have settled onto the 2 sky lights that are under the log.
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    Weeping Cherry Compaction Tolerance

    I have been asked to give a second opinion on the impact of brick pavers on the health of a Weeping Cherry and I can't find any information on this species tolerance of root disturbance. This first picture is of the foliage. The foliage is a good color and looks healthy to me.
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    Frost cracks

    I have a customer with a weeping cherry that has suffered frost cracks for the last two years on the South side of the tree. Does anyone have any sugestions on how to prevent this from happening in the future. Thank you.
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    Husqvarna 365 or 362

    I am looking for one of these models of saw to replace one that I had stolen if anyone can help me. Thank you.
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    Safety glasses

    My employees are complaining about there safety glasses fogging on them and are not wearing them all of the time like they should be. We have tried different types, brands and styles of safety glasses and different types of anti fog spray and wipes. Does anyone have any suggestions for what has...
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