Caution: The installation of a cable-brace system is designed to reduce hazard potential only.
It is not a permanent remedy or guarantee against tree failure.
*Support systems require annual inspection and maintenance.
Weak Attachment "inclusion"
Wind thrown or uprooted
Providing backup for stressed limbs (i.e. swings)
*other methods may be preferable
All trees can pose a hazard to their environment, there is no such thing as a safe tree.
The purpose of a cabling system is to help mitigate potential risk.
One of these four systems is typically used to support branches and stems.
|Bolting or Rod bracing provides rigid support for weak or split branch attachments|
Propping is used to support weak or compromised limbs close to the ground