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Interview With Your Arborist – Molly DuPont

2022-10-28T18:10:41+00:00

ISA Certified Arborist #WE-12306A How did you first find the tree care industry? You may notice from the last name, but I grew up around the arboriculture industry! I remember driving around with my dad on Saturday mornings checking on his tree crews, and the passion for the industry just stuck with me.   What [...]

Interview With Your Arborist – Molly DuPont2022-10-28T18:10:41+00:00

Leave the Lawn! Plant Native & Water-Wise!

2022-10-28T18:09:25+00:00

Thousands of Californians are taking up no-lawn landscapes! With increasing heat and stubborn drought conditions, our acres of lush green lawns are becoming a thing of the past - and as Arborists… we’re loving it! Our collective allegiance to lawns as Californians adds very little to our ecosystem, and contributes to a phenomenon called ‘monoculture’, [...]

Leave the Lawn! Plant Native & Water-Wise!2022-10-28T18:09:25+00:00

Interview With Your Arborist – Mike DuPont

2022-10-18T16:30:04+00:00

ISA Certified Arborist #MA-0268 How did you first find the tree care industry? It was a summer job while I was in college! My friend had his own tree company, and I worked for him during the summer while I was at The University of Maryland.    What was it that inspired you to stay? [...]

Interview With Your Arborist – Mike DuPont2022-10-18T16:30:04+00:00

3 Steps to an Eco-Friendly Landscape

2022-10-18T16:09:40+00:00

As our environment changes around us and drought conditions become more stubborn, we're all looking to be more eco-minded! Here are three easy, Arborist-approved changes you can make in your yard - we're happy to help implement any of these for you as well! Plant natives  Planting native trees and plants is a gift to [...]

3 Steps to an Eco-Friendly Landscape2022-10-18T16:09:40+00:00

Interview With Your Arborist – Steve Williams

2022-10-04T20:26:18+00:00

Interview With Your Arborist - Steve Williams #WE-9542A   How did you first find the tree care industry? It really found me. I was looking for what was just the next job, but it grew on me. Working with trees and working outside just had a magic to it.    What was it that inspired [...]

Interview With Your Arborist – Steve Williams2022-10-04T20:26:18+00:00

Sacramento Plants & Trees Toxic to Cats

2022-10-17T18:53:12+00:00

We’re big animal lovers here at Capital Arborists, and we want to keep your furry family members safe! Do you have a kitty who likes to explore the garden, or a feral cat friend? We’ve put together a short list of plants that are common here in the Sacramento area, and that have aspects of [...]

Sacramento Plants & Trees Toxic to Cats2022-10-17T18:53:12+00:00

Interview With Your Arborist – Lisa Venner

2022-10-04T18:07:52+00:00

Interview With Your Arborist - Lisa Venner ISA #WE-7070A   How did you first find the tree care industry? When I got out of the Air Force and needed a career path! I was searching for a field where I could be active and outside, and answered a position for a local tree apprentice position.  [...]

Interview With Your Arborist – Lisa Venner2022-10-04T18:07:52+00:00

7 Benefits of Regular Tree Pruning

2022-10-04T18:09:01+00:00

#1: Encourage Healthy Growth Proper pruning encourages healthy growth, removing heavy, diseased, or unsafe branches for trees of all sizes. Much like a haircut for us, getting the dead and broken out allows for healthier and more vibrant tree growth!   #2: Prevent Breakage and Damage During Summer Heat  Professional pruning done by the right [...]

7 Benefits of Regular Tree Pruning2022-10-04T18:09:01+00:00

The 4 Best Tree-Friendly Products at Your Local Nursery

2022-10-04T15:32:51+00:00

Nurseries are one of our favorite places, but can get overwhelming without knowing what you're looking for! Aisles of products for every plant and exotic tree you can imagine - and you're hoping you're picking up the right thing to help your trees and not harm them! We've put together a quick list of items [...]

The 4 Best Tree-Friendly Products at Your Local Nursery2022-10-04T15:32:51+00:00

Expert Advice: Caring for Native Oaks

2022-05-04T20:35:07+00:00

Expert Advice: Caring for Native Oaks To plant or care for a Native Oak is to leave a legacy that will long outlive the next century, or perhaps, a few centuries. These incredible, expansive trees are the backbone of our native ecosystem in California, and deserve every protection we can afford them. [...]

Expert Advice: Caring for Native Oaks2022-05-04T20:35:07+00:00
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