Thursday, 9 March 2017

Activities in West Haven to Enjoy During the Spring

Lightouse Point Park in West Haven

West Haven has many things to do in the Spring time including going to the beach. The Peck beach has a long boardwalk to enjoy the view of the water, along with access to boating. The beach is close to a mile long, and is accessed by crossing dunes. The Savin Rock Conference Center is located alongside the beach, and is open to many venues including parties.

Another fun thing to do in the Spring is to explore the Lighthouse Point Park. Located in New Haven, within a short distance from West Haven, this park allows you to enjoy the beach with plenty of activities to do. Whether you want to enjoy the water, have a BBQ, spend time with your kids at the playground or go into the recreation building with a carousel inside, there are plenty of things for all people to enjoy! With two lighthouses and a large area to walk your dog, you will definitely be coming back if you need to spend leisure time.

Aside from beaches, the Quigley Stadium is another popular activity venue to visit during the Spring and summer days. The ballpark that opened in 1947 is a fun hangout for local sports fans. It is home to the West Haven Yankees and the West haven A’s. If you are looking for a fun place for the whole family to enjoy, than look no further.

Although there are many places to enjoy during the Spring, they are often in areas populated with many trees. There is always a possibility that damaged trees can fall during rough weather, so it is important to keep a professional tree cutting service on hand, like Precision Cutting Services. Contact us today, and we will make sure that we monitor your tree’s safety so you can enjoy Spring activities in peace!

Tuesday, 7 March 2017

Exploring Nature in Woodbridge CT

Woodbridge is a beautiful town located in New Haven County. Woodbridge is apart of As Spring approaches with beautiful, sunny weather, there are a lot of outdoor activities to enjoy.

Woodbridge has activities to suit many people of different interests. Some popular outdoor things to do is to go hiking at the West Rock State Park. You can hike, walk, and even have picnics at the top of the mountain. You can enjoy the pristine view of New Haven from the top.

Enjoy the Outdoors at the Savino Vineyards
The Naugatuck State Forest is another popular area for locals with 5,000 acres of land. Some of the recreational activities include: mountain biking, hunting, bird-watching, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling and much more! You can find beautiful waterfalls off the trail, that allow for a quiet getaway.

The Savino Vineyards is a great hangout for many in New Haven County to enjoy the farmlands while sitting back and enjoying a glass of wine. From farm fresh wines to a wide selection of cheeses, enjoy your Spring evenings in leisure.

Unfortunately trees can pose dangers with outdoor activities. Because we still want you to enjoy the outdoors worry-free, Precision Cutting Services will give you a free estimate on any trees you want to have removed. So let Precision Cutting Services handle the tough jobs, so you can return to safely enjoying the Spring.

With Spring Around the Corner Durham Offers Great Natural Venues to Enjoy

View of  the Pistapaug Pond from the Mountain
With Spring approaching, there are many fun things to enjoy outdoors in Durham, CT. The many mountains and parks Durham boasts of are not only historical but also beautiful. The Millers Pond State Park expanded from 30 acres in 1955 to 170 acres in 1972. The Pond gets its water from the natural large unpolluted springs that are excellent for fishing.

Another place to explore in Durham is the Tri Mountain state Park and the Trimountain and Pistapaug Mountain. The Tri Mountain State Park is a pristine, remote area between Durham and Wallingford. You can access this through the Mattabesett Trail where you can hike to see gorgeous views from the Traprock Ridge. The park is free to the public, and has 50 miles of trail that rises 500 feet. Talk about a spectacular view!

The Pistapaug Mountain is an even larger mountain. It is 700 feet high, and is located 11 miles from the Northeast part of New Haven. The mountain overlooks the Pistapaug Pond where you can even see bald eagles from time to time. The Coginchaug River runs through pastures and farmlands, giving a scenic view of Durham, Middlefield and Middletown. This is a great river for canoeing and fishing.

As there are many activities to do in Durham this Spring, it is important to consider the dangers of some of these activities. Since these areas are near many trees, you need to consider your safety. The scenery may be beautiful, but trees are always prone to diseases, weakness, and even falling. If you see any trees in your area that may be in danger of falling, let the professionals at Precision Cutting Services handle at-risk trees.

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!
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