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Sunday November 18th, 2018

Sometimes the sled is the best way to load gear for the work day 👌#birchtreearborist #freeportmaine #freeportme #treework#arblife #arborist #arboriculture #arboristlife #beanoutsider #llbean #stihl #stihlusa ... See MoreSee Less

Sometimes the sled is the best way to load gear for the work day 👌

#birchtreearborist 
#freeportmaine 
#freeportme 
#treework
#arblife 
#arborist 
#arboriculture 
#arboristlife 
#beanoutsider 
#llbean 
#stihl 
#stihlusa

Friday November 16th, 2018

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Thursday November 15th, 2018

It’s Tree Thursday! 🌲🔥With the tragic fires in the western US, driven by unfortunate weather (winds) and drought, it is good to keep in mind defensible space prevention tactics to reduce fire risks. What is defensible space?The picture below from our friends at FireWise.org describes the meaning of defensible space. Here are a few bullets:•Keep wood piles and other burnable materials 30 ft from structures•Have a clean screen on chimney •Keep shrubs away from right next to house or other structures•Enclose underneath porches •Prune & thin conifer treesThere are many other resources to learn more about this topic or feel free to message us for more information. www.nfpa.org/Public-Education/By-topic/Wildfire/Firewise-USATo donate to fire victims:Nonprofits that are seeking donationsAmerican Red Cross: This nonprofit has opened shelters across the state to help evacuees. They also have an online tool that people can use to register themselves as safe so loved ones can find them.California Community Foundation’s Wildfire Relief Fund: For 15 years, the foundation has offered aid to those affected by wildfires. Grants have gone to rebuilding homes, providing financial and mental health assistance and helping those affected to get medical treatment. ... See MoreSee Less

It’s Tree Thursday! 🌲🔥

With the tragic fires in the western US, driven by unfortunate weather (winds) and drought, it is good to keep in mind defensible space prevention tactics to reduce fire risks. 

What is defensible space?

The picture below from our friends at FireWise.org describes the meaning of defensible space. Here are a few bullets:

•Keep wood piles and other burnable materials 30 ft from structures
•Have a clean screen on chimney 
•Keep shrubs away from right next to house or other structures
•Enclose underneath porches 
•Prune & thin conifer trees

There are many other resources to learn more about this topic or feel free to message us for more information. 

https://www.nfpa.org/Public-Education/By-topic/Wildfire/Firewise-USA

To donate to fire victims:

Nonprofits that are seeking donations
American Red Cross: This nonprofit has opened shelters across the state to help evacuees. They also have an online tool that people can use to register themselves as safe so loved ones can find them.

California Community Foundation’s Wildfire Relief Fund: For 15 years, the foundation has offered aid to those affected by wildfires. Grants have gone to rebuilding homes, providing financial and mental health assistance and helping those affected to get medical treatment.

Monday November 12th, 2018

Today’s project....A dry fit, field stone fire pit. ... See MoreSee Less

Today’s project....
A dry fit, field stone fire pit.Image attachment
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