Advice on lawn renovation.
Sep 21, After grinding up the roots of the tree the ground will be very soft, and you will see a depression where the tree once was. If you are going to plant grass in this area you will have to add additional soil to this depression, allow the soil to settle until it is level with the rest of the lawn and then plant grass or put sod down where the tree once stood.
Jan 02, After drilling, you then pour the chemical potassium nitrate into each of the holes and fill them with water.
All you have to do is wait for the stump to rot and become spongy. This process usually takes four to six weeks to complete. After that, the stump is fairly easy to remove from the ground.
Stump Removal Through BurningEstimated Reading Time: 4 tree pruning comox valley. Feb 19, Last fall, the power company was nice enough to remove around 10 pine trees that were close to the house and in the middle of what could otherwise be a nice front yard. Now there is a ton of pine needles/pine cones/and wood chips (from the stump grinding) in that area.
I want to renovate the. I find that a pitchfork is often easier to use than a spade shovel. Tree stumps often have a surprisingly high quantity of chips once ground out.
Be prepared to take more than an hours work on just this part. The chips can be used as mulch or composted. Once the chips are out, it's time to add topsoil. If you have a clay based soil, don't fill with sandy soil, and vice versa.