Tree stumps are often discarded due to various reasons, these include; for safety, space and landscaping. It is important to assess a stump before removing it. This will enable you to choose the appropriate techniques and methods according to the stump size. A stump’s age and size are the determining factors when it comes to removal. Old and small stumps are easier to remove compared to large and mature ones.
1. Removing a Stump by Hand
Tools required are; a chainsaw, pick mattock, shovel, ax, digging bar, chain and a four wheel drive truck
2. Chemical Stump Remover and Killer
You will need potassium nitrate, a drill, chainsaw and an ax.
You will need; a chainsaw, potassium nitrate, a drill, shovel, scarp wood, hot water
3. Burning a stump
You will need; a chainsaw, potassium nitrate, a drill, shovel, scarp wood, hot water and a lighter.
4. Rotting the Stump.
You will need; a drill, high nitrogen substance, and water
5. Grinding the stump away.
You can rent a grinder for about $200. You will also need a shovel, mattock, chainsaw and rake.
For any question about Tree Stump Removal Call your local Las Vegas Tree Trimmers for help!