About Us

Tom Deering, certified arborist and owner, started the business in 1973. He taught his sons as youngsters the trade. Today, his oldest son Josh supervises the transplanting division. His middle son Jack supervises the trim and removal division. His youngest son Patrick supervises the mulching and landscaping division. Along with Tom's sons is a staff of highly trained and knowledgeable arborists that take pride in making sure their work is far above the rest. We guarantee you will not be disappointed when we leave your job site.

We are the regions only "tree care based" tree company. We pride ourselves on making sure your trees are healthy, safe and picturesque. We have on staff the only certified arborist in private practice in Leelanau, Grand Traverse, Benzie, Antrim and Kalkaska counties.

Licensed and insured. We serve northwest lower Michigan.

For any type of tree related service please call 231-228-TREE (8733)

Latest News!

Now Open. Come Visit Our Nursery!

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231-228-TREE (8733)

Located at the corner of Traverse Highway and Maple City Road. Call for pricing.

Landscape Mulch!
Mulch landscape

Now offering fresh mulch for landscape enhancement.

Do You Have Ash Trees?
Emerald Ash Borer

The Emerald Ash Borer is now in Leelanau, Grand Traverse, and Benzie Counties...

What is the best time to trim and safely prune your trees?

  • Birch Trees - Best time for trimming is in the fall or winter to avoid attracting insects such as the Barons Birch Bore.read more..
  • Maple Trees - Can be trimmed any time and with proper fertilization your trees will last a lifetime. read more..
  • Oak Trees - Best time for trimming is in the fall or winter to avoid Oak Wilt, which can kill an oak tree in 4 to 6 weeks.read more..
  • Ash Trees - Best time for trimming is in the fall or winter to avoid attraction the Emerald Ash Borer. read more..