Talking Trees with Davey Tree

Did You Know Salt Can Damage Your Property? Here's How to Stop it

January 25, 2024 The Davey Tree Expert Company Season 4 Episode 4
Did You Know Salt Can Damage Your Property? Here's How to Stop it
Talking Trees with Davey Tree
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Talking Trees with Davey Tree
Did You Know Salt Can Damage Your Property? Here's How to Stop it
Jan 25, 2024 Season 4 Episode 4
The Davey Tree Expert Company

Cindy Grady, regional business developer in Minnesota, talks about the affect salt can have on your landscape and plants and possible alternatives available to property owners.

In this episode we cover:  

  • Smart Salting Certification from the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (0:52)
  • Salt's impact on water sources (2:03)
  • Alternatives to salt (3:09), (13:52)
  • Salt's impact on plants (5:13)
  • How properties can responsibly use salt (5:47)
  • How to remediate the impacts of salting your landscape (9:27)
  • Gypsum applications (10:57)
  • Client perspectives on smart salting (12:44)
  • Cindy's work with sustainability (15:28)

To find your local Davey office, check out our find a local office page to search by zip code.  

To learn more about the way salt can hurt your landscape, check out our blog, How Rock Salt May Be Affecting Your Lawn.

To learn more about ways to protect your plants from salting read our blog, How to Protect Trees from Winter Salt or Rock Salt Damage.

Connect with Davey Tree on social media:
Twitter: @DaveyTree
Facebook: @DaveyTree
Instagram: @daveytree
YouTube: The Davey Tree Expert Company
LinkedIn: The Davey Tree Expert Company 

Connect with Doug Oster at www.dougoster.com

Have topics you'd like us to cover on the podcast? Email us at podcasts@davey.com. We want to hear from you!    

Click here to send Talking Trees Fan Mail!

Show Notes

Cindy Grady, regional business developer in Minnesota, talks about the affect salt can have on your landscape and plants and possible alternatives available to property owners.

In this episode we cover:  

  • Smart Salting Certification from the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (0:52)
  • Salt's impact on water sources (2:03)
  • Alternatives to salt (3:09), (13:52)
  • Salt's impact on plants (5:13)
  • How properties can responsibly use salt (5:47)
  • How to remediate the impacts of salting your landscape (9:27)
  • Gypsum applications (10:57)
  • Client perspectives on smart salting (12:44)
  • Cindy's work with sustainability (15:28)

To find your local Davey office, check out our find a local office page to search by zip code.  

To learn more about the way salt can hurt your landscape, check out our blog, How Rock Salt May Be Affecting Your Lawn.

To learn more about ways to protect your plants from salting read our blog, How to Protect Trees from Winter Salt or Rock Salt Damage.

Connect with Davey Tree on social media:
Twitter: @DaveyTree
Facebook: @DaveyTree
Instagram: @daveytree
YouTube: The Davey Tree Expert Company
LinkedIn: The Davey Tree Expert Company 

Connect with Doug Oster at www.dougoster.com

Have topics you'd like us to cover on the podcast? Email us at podcasts@davey.com. We want to hear from you!    

Click here to send Talking Trees Fan Mail!