In this WWBT article, Alec Selz from Davey's Richmond office shares the importance of checking the safety of your trees before a storm.

Posted: January 16, 2024

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - Knowing the signs of possible tree damage is vital in preventing serious damage from fallen trees.An arborists works on a tree impacted by storm damage

With the next storm system coming in just a few days, local arborists want you to be ready.

“One of the most dangerous situations with trees is when you have sod in the ground, followed by wind like we’re having now,” Davey Tree Company Sales Arborist Alec Selz said.

Selz spent the day checking on his clients’ trees after heavy rain and wind swept through Central Virginia on Tuesday.

To read more of Alec's recommendations, click here.

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