Drake Park Tree Removal

By |April 2nd, 2016|

If you drove past Drake Park in downtown Bend on March 15 and 16 this year, you may have noticed a big change taking place. One of the largest and oldest Ponderosa pines in the park was determined to be unsafe, posing a hazard to the park and people. […]

Arbor 1 Tree Service Earns Esteemed 2015 Angie’s List Super Service Award

By |March 1st, 2016|

Award reflects company’s consistently high level of customer service.

Arbor 1 Tree Service has earned the service industry’s coveted Angie’s List Super Service Award, reflecting an exemplary year of service provided to members of the local services marketplace and consumer review site in 2015.

“We strive to provide the best tree […]

Prepare Your Property for Wildfire Season

By |February 18th, 2016|

I know, it seems early. We haven’t even gotten to spring equinox yet and summer still seems far off. But now really is the time to start thinking about how to prepare your property for wildfire season in Central Oregon. Now, if you live in the middle of town, this […]

Why Your Trees Love Winter Pruning

By |November 5th, 2015|

Think about life here in Central Oregon. Summers are glorious, fun and jam packed with activity. It seems like its go, go, go all day, every day in the summer. When fall rolls around, everyone seems to breathe a sigh of relief to take some time to chill out. […]

Fall Tree Care: Get those trees ready for winter!

By |September 29th, 2015|

Now is the time of year when we start to think about covering the patio furniture, raking leaves and tidying up the yard for the winter.

Who knows what this winter will bring. Scientists and forecasters are calling for the biggest El Nino pattern in history and they think this […]

Caring for Trees In Heat and Drought

By |July 7th, 2015|

We were listening to a story on OPB a few days ago that interviewed a fellow from the National Weather Service in Portland. The outlook is this:

We will be seeing above average temperatures and dry conditions through the rest of summer as well as in to […]

Tree Activities for Kids

By |June 5th, 2015|

Schools out and it’s time to be outside! Summer is wonderful here in Central Oregon and you might be looking for activities for your kids to be outside and learn about trees and nature.

We always think learning about trees is cool. Here is a quick run-down of some things […]

Ponderosa Pines in Central Oregon

By |April 9th, 2015|

We just wrapped up 2015 Oregon Arbor Week, so we thought we’d share a little bit about one of our favorite trees, the majestic Ponderosa pine. Central and Eastern Oregon just wouldn’t be the same without big Ponderosa pines.


Ponderosas are native to the Western United States and are […]

20 Incredible Benefits of Urban Street Trees

By |February 16th, 2015|

How Street Trees Improve Almost Everything

You know it when you see it. If you ever go to a treeless city or even parts of Central Oregon (sections of 3rd street), there is something missing—trees and greenery. Not only do trees provide beauty. They also have some very direct benefits […]

Avoiding Ice Damaged Trees

By |January 14th, 2015|

We’ve had quite a strange winter, although it seems that the general trend in Central Oregon is that winters are getting stranger. Between the warm rain, freezing fog and intense cold snaps, it’s all over the board. One thing is for sure – winter isn’t going away any time […]