The tree stumps usually have the roots still on the ground. The beauty of the compound is destroyed by the presence of tree stumps and also they are difficult to remove. Several methods are known for removal of tree stumps. Some tools are used hand in hand with the grinder to remove tree stumps. The shovel or mattock are used to clear the rocks around the stump. A chainsaw is used to reduce the size of the tree stump. The grinder then follows suits and is able to completely remove the stump.
The grinder is a dangerous equipment thus handling with care is important and protective gear should be worn. A protective gear of glasses should be worn to protect the individual from wood chips and other flying unwanted materials. Aside from the precautionary measure of protective gear, learning to use the machine before -hand should be done especially if you are a first timer. Aside from using a grinder, a tree stump can be removed by use of a chemical.
In the chemical usage, a drill, potassium nitrate, an ax, fuel oil and a chainsaw are required for the process to kick start.
The final method of tree stump removal is by burning the stump to ashes. Aside from being a fast and easy process, burning spares you some change as compared to the rest.
Rotting a tree stump is another option of tree stump removal. The process of rotting includes drilling a hole on the stump about ten inch deep. A gas component is used to fill the drilled hole to capacity. In order for chipping to occur, water is added to the drilled hole to soften the stump. Thus dirt is added in order to fill the hole completely.
With tree stump removal comes the issue of disposal which can be hectic. By transforming tree stumps to wood chips using a wood chipper and then using them for various projects around the compound is a form of disposing. The other method of disposing a tree stump is by hiring a stump removal company as they will now what to do.
There certain vital reasons as to why tree stumps are removed. Being hazardous, resulting to eyesores and taking up valuable space are some of the top reasons as to why tree stumps are removed. Aside from blocking the view, tree stumps take up a lot of valuable space in the compound which could have been used for other activities. Injuries are resulted from tree stumps that are hidden or look like as weeds as they result to tripping which is a concern. They are considered to be worse than weeds and give off an unpleasant view.