5 Pruning Tips To Increase Fire Safety
Wildfires can quickly tear through your landscaping, scorching everything in the path of the flames. Fortunately, there are landscaping tricks to help protect your home if you live in an at-risk fire area. Proper tree trimming is one of those tricks that can be implemented. 1. Remove Structural Overhangs Any tree branch that overhangs your home, garage, or outbuildings runs the risk of spreading flames to the building. For this reason, it is important to have all overhanging branches pruned back every spring.