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Summertime Watering Tips for Trees

Summer is well and truly here, so it’s a good time to think about a summer watering programme for your trees. Studies have shown that for every 18-degree increase in temperature the amount of water lost by a tree and the area around it almost…

Tree treating turmoil

Tree maintenance is not just a summer job. Maintaining trees within the winter season is crucial to not only the tree’s health but also helping to maintain a leaf-free garden, which is sometimes a losing battle. Many trees tend to shed their…

Why power line clearances are so important this season in Perth

Autumn is well and truly here, which means Winter is right around the corner. As much as we love the colder months here at Dickies Trees, as qualified Arborists we know how bad weather can end it disaster. Having trees too close to power…

The one thing that can save your garden

As experienced Tree Arborists in Perth, we understand what an Aussie garden endures hot and dry weather. If there was one secret we had for a healthy and plentiful garden, it would be mulch! What actually is mulch you might ask? Most people…

Signs your tree is ready to be removed

It’s hard to say goodbye to a big beautiful tree that has been a part of your backyard or property for years, providing shade and comfort. However, older trees can become unsafe. If you’re not too sure about the health of your trees, you…

How to spot bad cutting techniques from inexperienced arborists!

Using inexperienced Arborists who practice untrained cutting, lopping or pruning techniques can result in damage to your property, trees, garden and personal injury. This also includes attempting to do it yourself! Here at Dickies Trees, we…

Questions to ask an arborist before hiring them

Hiring an unqualified Tree Arborist in Perth can become detrimental to your home, safety and wallet! That’s why is super important to double check the qualifications of your chosen Arborist. Failure to do so can result in tricky situations…

Get your garden ready for Christmas entertaining with these Dickies tips!

You’ve gotta’ love an Aussie Christmas! Here at Dickies Trees, we know that Australian families love spending time outdoors during the festive season. There’s nothing better than having the family around for a BBQ, especially when your…

How to ensure your plants with stay alive during Summer

We love Summer in Perth! Beach days, spending time outside and balmy evenings…although our gardens and plants can suffer in the heat. Have you come up with a plan to ensure your plants don’t die this summer? Don’t worry, we’ve got you…