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  • Magnolia Scale Outbreak Hits Southeast Wisconsin

    Are there magnolia trees growing in your yard? Have you taken a good look at the branches or leaves lately? It might be worth closer inspection, especially this time of year. The past several weeks our arborists have logged dozens of phone calls from customers asking about colorful bumps – some white, pink-orange or brown […]

  • ATE Featured in BizTimes Magazine

    Jesse Ziemienski (President) and Dean Ziemienski (Vice President) of American Tree Experts recently sat down for a “Q&A” with the folks from BizTimes magazine. Together, Jesse and Dean discussed their secrets for running a successful business, and Dean even shared a bit about his favorite tree – the Sugar Maple! Full Article

  • ATE’s Jesse Ziemienski interviewed on TMJ4

    American Tree Experts President, Jesse Ziemienski was recently interviewed on TMJ4 Live at Noon. He discusses what type of trees one should plant and how the right tree can add value to your property. Watch the interview here.

  • Feature Tree: Yellowwood

    The yellowwood tree (Cladrastis kentukea) provides year-round interest, with fragrant blooms in spring, colorful foliage in spring, summer and fall, and showy seedpods that hang on during winter. The yellowwood tree provides ample shade and is an effective specimen tree. One of the more rare trees found in Wisconsin, it is native to the southern […]

  • Why a health plan for your trees makes good “cents”

    To ensure a healthy life, most people visit a doctor on a regular basis. These annual visits help you stay ahead of potential threats to your body and keep you well. As living organisms, trees are best cared for in the same way. By being proactive with your trees and shrubs you can spot early […]

  • Common household problems & what to watch for

    Now that another harsh winter has passed, spring is a good time of year to take a closer look at trees to determine potential damage or dangers. Here are a few common issues to look out for regarding your trees and shrubs: Recently planted tree shows little growth There can be numerous causes for this […]

  • Fact or Fiction: Emerald Ash Borer

    FACT: Because of EAB, your ash trees will die. FICTION: There is nothing you can do about it. Ash trees make up nearly 20% of Wisconsin’s urban forests and have long been a staple of today’s home landscapes. Sadly, because of the pervasive nature of Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) these beautiful trees are fighting for […]

  • Trees have more value than just curb appeal

    Trees are more than something beautiful. Trees clean the air we breathe, create oxygen, and provide sound barriers around homes and businesses. Trees are also energy efficient, offering natural cooling shade in the summer and blocking the harsh winds of winter. All things considered, it is easy to see there is a real dollar value […]

  • “Spring Ahead” on The Morning Blend

    With fall beginning, American Tree Experts was featured on The Morning Blend to provide tips on how you can take care of your property before the snow falls and it’s too late. Full video.