Neighbor’s Tree Flattens Our Fence

Spring winds usually bring down some branches. Nothing major in the history of our yard and trees. That is until this year, and it was not even spring yet. It was still winter with March winds coming in fast and furious. It wasn’t even our tree. A neighbor’s tree had the top blown off, and it sailed over and landed partially in our yard with the rest of it smashing our fence. I called a company that does Nassau County tree pruning to come out and remove the big section of tree that blew down, and I asked them to go ahead and cut any other threatening branches with my nieghbor’s permission. I knew he did not have the money to get the work done, but I wanted our property and house better protected from nearby trees. (more…)