Did you know that ice can increase the normal weight of branches by as much as 30 times? Few things can be more damaging to your plants and trees than an ice storm. As the thick layers of freezing rain accumulate, they can snap branches, weigh down bushes and cover your entire landscape in a sheet of ice. To better protect your vegetation from these types of storms, it is important to know what you should and shouldn’t do when ice strikes.
Below are some tips on how to best protect your plants during ice storms:
Powerful ice storms are nothing new to the Lake Forest and surrounding areas. In fact, we often seen at least one powerful storm each winter season. When disaster strikes, trust the team at Martin John Company to ensure your landscaping is protected. Whether you need snow removal in the winter or plant replacement in the spring, we have landscaping services to fit every unique situation. We are proud to be the local landscaping company Lake Forest residents trust for their property needs.
Contact us today to learn how we can help you maintain a safe and healthy property all season long.
507 East Park Ave.
Libertyville, IL 60048