Friday, 20 January 2017

Recreational Activities in Shelton CT

Shelton CT is a town boasting of a wide variety of unique activities. There are many nice areas by the water including the Housatonic River and the Indian Well State Park. The Housatonic River has many fish to catch from Atlantic Salmon to Trout. Shelton has a walking trail called the Shelton Riverwalk, where residents can enjoy walking, running or biking along the path. The Indian Well State Park is located along the Housatonic River, and is great for outdoor swimming. It known for its beautiful, natural reservoirs, drop offs and waterfalls.

Other activities to do include visiting the Jones Family Farms and the Beardsley’s Cider Mill & Orchard. Jones Family Farms is an old 400 acre farm that allows you to pick your own produce, enjoy hayrides, pick Christmas trees and even enjoy the winery with a tasting room. The fun atmosphere provides activities for the whole family to enjoy, which will have you coming back again and again! Another local farm is The  Beardsley’s Cider Mill & Orchard, which grows many different types of seasonal produce, has fresh cider from 40 different types of apples, makes raw honey and their own jams and desserts made from scratch. They are open daily where visits to the farm for fresh, local food are encouraged.

For recreational fun residents are encouraged to visit the Shelton Lakes Recreation Path or the SportsCenter of Connecticut. The Shelton lakes Recreation Path is a trail that goes from Pine Lake to Huntington Center. This trail is great for an easy stroll through town that passes over the historic dam, with access to the local dog park and the Shelton Center. A popular place for sports entertainment and leisurely fun include the Sports Center of Connecticut. From the golf and batting range to the game zone with bowling and lazer tag, there is something for everyone to do. For relaxing activities, they even have a painting class for groups or individuals to find your inner artist.

Since there is a wide variety of outdoor activities to choose from in Shelton, it is good to be aware that these activities can be dangerous when faced with severe weather conditions. Since dangerous weather can weaken branches and cause them to fall on outdoor places, these activities can be threatened. Luckily there is Shelton Tree Removal and Ansonia Tree Removal to help residents living in the valley part of the state with all of their tree services. From emergency tree removal to stump grinding, we are there for all of your tree needs.

Thursday, 19 January 2017

Outdoor Recreation Offered in Ansonia CT

The Naugatuck River
Ansonia, a town located in New Haven County, is located in the valley region of Connecticut. It is a very hilly region, with many trees surrounding the town. Trees are also a concern in neighboring town Shelton, where they often need Shelton tree removal.

Ansonia has many activities for their residents to do, including outdoor activities like The Naugatuck River. The Naugatuck River flows through Ansonia, CT, providing residents with water activities all year long. The river allows people to fish, swim, kayak, and canoe. A fun activity that residents along the
Naugatuck River do is fly fishing. When fishing, residents often catch Atlantic Salmon or Trout.

Another fun outdoor activity is spending time at the Indian Well State Park. The Indian Well State Park is on the border of Ansonia and Shelton. This park provides residents with an area to swim, hike or run. It also has natural rock caves, springs and waterfalls, where residents enjoy jumping in. This pet friendly park allows dogs on a leash to embark on journeys with their owner. A small beach at the end of the park is available for residents to relax and enjoy the sun. From friendly people to outdoor barbecues, what’s not to love about this park?

The Ansonia Nature and Recreation Center is a place for all ages to enjoy. This once family-owned dairy farm now  has 2 1/2 miles of trails. It also has 150 acres of grassland and wooded areas, along with ponds and streams. Recreational fields have also taken over a part of the land dedicated to football, soccer, basketball and softball fields.

The nature center is also opened to the public for animal viewing. The collection of animals that we have in the park are held here mainly due to them being unable to survive in the wilderness. Animals are on display so visitors can admire their beauty and understand their lifestyles.

Precision Cutting Services Performing
a stump removal.
Since Ansonia has so many outdoor activities for residents to enjoy, it is often a concern to tree specialists. When a severe storm with heavy winds or rain comes by, a tree's health can be compromised. Already weakened trees can lose branches or even fall near these parks, making it unsafe for family activities. To ensure the safety of your town’s residents, be sure to call for Ansonia Tree Removal. At Precision Cutting Services, we are there for you from minor tree services to major emergency tree removal.

Monday, 16 January 2017

Snow Removal Service

Here at Precision Cutting Services we not provide tree removal in the winter, but we also remove snow. Instead of digging out your area through ice and snow, we allow you to enjoy the snow season without the hassle of shoveling. From Derby to Durham, we cover much of the New Haven County area.

Areas We Maintain

The areas we snowplow include parking lots and retail areas. We also maintain access roads , walkways and entrances that need to be cleared in case of an emergency. We do commercial snow removal including work for many businesses. With state-of-the-art equipment, we can provide efficient service while utilizing our best safety practices.

Some of the Services we offer include:

  • Snow Blowing
  • Snow Plowing
  • Snow Removal
  • Snow Pushers
  • Loader Work
  • Snow Shoveling
  • Ice Removal
  • Salting

Specialty Services

We also provide you with special services, which are snow hauling and off site removal. Some of the services we provide are free estimates, on-site consultations, ice removal, per time or per hour programs, seasonal contract, emergency services or custom services, and more! With a free estimate provided, you have nothing to lose!

Our full-time snowplowing and winter maintenance professionals are here to assist you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. With winter only halfway through, it's time to add us to your contact list before another heavy snowstorm comes! You don’t have to worry about braving the cold on your own, because our snow services will take care of you. So contact us today for a quality job at an affordable price. With our competitive pricing offered, you can be prepared this winter on a budget.

Wednesday, 28 December 2016

Surviving the Winter in Derby CT

The town of Derby is an old, historic town located in New Haven County, CT. Many old factories, such as the Derby Silver Company, made Derby what it is today. It was a big manufacturing town, and gave the town much of its history. Since it is known as the “valley” area, it is a very wooded area. It is a small town with 5 square miles of land, boasting with a large wooded area.

Unfortunately, being in a heavily wooded area often poses danger in the winter. Trees in the valley are liable to become weakened by strong winds or heavy snow. Since Derby has many hills, transportation will be more difficult during winter. If trees fall on hills, more destruction can be done than a town with a flat landscape.

Winter can damage trees in many ways, and some of the signs to look for are: frost cracks in the tree, falling branches, bark discoloration, bark peeling off, etc. These are some of the signs that trees are weak and their health needs to be double checked. If these problems persist for too long, than the tree can potentially fall over and cause some serious hazards.

Luckily, Precision Cutting Services is here for all of you tree removal needs. With over 20 years of tree service experience, we bring knowledge in design, installation, landscaping and tree service. We do many tree services from stump grinding to complete tree removal to ensure that your town has a safe winter this year. Contact today and we will gladly service your trees safely and provide you with peace of mind!

Tuesday, 27 December 2016

Upcoming Winter Events in Monroe CT

An upcoming event near Monroe CT for this holiday season will be the 13th annual Save the Children Star Shine Plunge. For this event, a Polar Plunge will take place at Jennings beach on January 1st at 9:30 AM, 880 south Benson Road in Fairfield. Money will be raised for Save the children. Celebrate this fun, annual winter event for a good cause!

Since outdoor activities are always a concern in the winter, we advice people to look out for signs of tree damage to prevent a hazardous condition. Many trees become weak from the frigid cold weather, and could develop frost cracks. If you find frost cracks or areas of a tree with missing bark, then it may be time to analyze your trees.

Heavy winds and snow can threaten outdoor events since winds can loosen branches, and heavy snow can make trees fall.  Severe winter weather can damage trees in a few ways. Trees can become discolored, roots can become damaged, branches can bend and break, and salt can also damage the tree.

So if you think that you have trees in danger of falling this winter, contact Precision Cutting Services today. We are the tree specialists, and can safely and quickly remove any hazardous tree. For emergency tree removal services, we are available 24 hours. From stump grind and limb cutting to removing fallen trees - we are there for all of your tree needs.

Friday, 23 December 2016

Winter Weather Warnings for Shelton CT

A cold weather advisory was issued for the town of Shelton CT by Governor Dannel P. Malloy and the Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection for severe cold and winds. Bitter cold temperatures with single digits was forecast from December 15-17, and may continue throughout the month of December and into January.

Those in need of shelter should are advised to seek shelter during these winter months during this weather emergency. Conditions this winter are severe and are predicted to worsen. Severe winds and heavy snow can cause trees to weaken and fall. People should stay in houses during times of high winds, which can cause tree branches to loosen and fall down. The weight of heavy snow on trees can definitely cause trees to fall over, posing a danger to citizens passing by.

If you see a tree that looks like it is dying from the harsh winter weather conditions, do not hesitate to contact Precision Cutting Services. Trees can easily freeze during cold temperatures, and rot on the inside. These trees can easily fall on houses and cause further damage to property. Trees that have cracks, missing bark or a leaning trunk should be looked at by a professional.

From minor tree branch cutting to emergency tree removal, Precision Cutting Services is always there. For emergency tree removal services, we are available 24 hours. Free quotes are provided with all services, which are done by tree experts with at least 5 years of experience. So if you want your trees safely and precisely removed - with individually customized projects - then look no further!

Thursday, 22 December 2016

How Winter Affects Transportation in Seymour CT

Seymour, CT has a vast amount of history, with the Seymour train station contributing to a big part of it. The train station provides many people transportation to and from work,and is a commuter rail service which goes to Bridgeport, Stamford and the Grand Central Terminal. Being that it is such an important aspect to Seymour’s community, a major storm might affect transportation routes.

Safety to the town of Seymour is important. As fall has come to an end and winter has just begun, dangerous conditions are on their way. Winter affects trees in different ways from salt damage to frost cracks. Temperatures falling below freezing promote tree injury and even death. Trees are very sensitive to extreme weather, so take notice in drastic changes with the condition of trees.

In the event of a serious storm such as a blizzard, transportation in and out of the city may come to a halt. Due to heavy winds from a snow storm, trees and branches may fall down blocking roads and covering train tracks. Heavy snow and cold weather can also weaken trees and cause the tree to die or even completely fall down.

Luckily, with Precision Cutting Services close by, citizens of Seymour do not have to worry about being out of major transportation access for too long. We are experienced in emergency tree removal, and provide 24 hour emergency service. Secure your town today, and even receive a free tree removal estimate on us!
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