The unpredictable Tuart Tree in Perth

Tuart Trees are very common in Perth, you’ll find them in your backyard, along residential streets and growing on School Ovals. Although the Tuart is a beautiful Australian native, it can be unpredictable and cause devastating effects to those…

Commercial tree arborists meet the needs of Perth businesses

Are you a business that is time poor and struggle to get on top of the maintenance of your landscaping and gardening? For those businesses that are lucky enough to have some greenery it’s important to make sure that the space looks great,…

The benefits of pruning, trimming and tree mulching in Perth

Did you know that trees alter the environment by moderating the climate, improving the air, decreasing stormwater runoff and the obvious housing animals and providing shelter and shade for people. This is why it is so important that we look…

Thinking of planting a tree – know that this is an investment!

If you’re thinking about planting a large tree don’t be disillusioned that it is a short-term effort. The costs of removing or replacing a tree can be significant so you’ll want to consider your options before committing. When making…

There’s a social benefit of trees…?

According to the International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) “human response to trees goes well beyond simply observing their beauty. We feel serene, peaceful, restful and tranquil in a grove of trees. We are 'at home' there.” Trees…

News Flash – Neighbours accused of poisoning trees!

This isn’t the first time the Dickies Trees team has come across disgruntled neighbours that have taken the law into their own hands. Sadly we’re seeing a spate of trees dying from an unknown cause, however, we’re speculating that it’s…

How to avoid being ripped off by a Tree Lopper!

You’ve discovered that you require the services of a tree lopper but are unsure of what the job entails and have no idea of what a fair price to pay is. This is a typical conundrum for many of us. There are many tree contractors in Western…

Perth’s famous Sugar Gum Tree has come crashing down!

Sadly for the prestigious restaurant, Bluewater Grill Steakhouse, their very old 25 metre plus Sugar Gum Tree has come crashing down. This was due to a combination of high winds, the heat but mainly because it had a poor/weak root system. Luckily…

Dickies Trees supporting the community!

The team at Dickies Trees had the pleasure of assisting a small not for profit organisation - Nature Play WA. The organisation’s aim is to improve children’s health and well-being by increasing the amount of time children spend outdoors…