Videos on Installing your Tree Guard System

Videos

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DO NOT OVER TIGHTEN SCREWS. Hand tightening is the best. If over tightened,
the screw heads may become stripped, and repairs will become difficult.

How to measure your tree bed/pit/well

Use this Measuring Worksheet to decide which size Guard is best for your tree bed/ pit / well




Time lapse of a 3.0 sided tree guard assembly

Special thank you to the New York Tree Trust
for permission to use this time lapse video.




How to install a 3.0 sided tree guard

Although the video suggests recessing your guards back a minimum of 12” inches, many cities,
as well as Curb Allure, recommend a minimum of an 18” setback from the street to allow cars to park,
pedestrians to pass and minimize potential damage to your guard.




Time lapse of a 4.0 sided tree guard assembly




How to install a 3.5 / 4.0 sided tree guard

Although the video suggests recessing your guards back a minimum of 12” inches, many cities,
as well as Curb Allure, recommend a minimum of an 18” setback from the street to allow cars to park,
pedestrians to pass and minimize potential damage to your guard.




Replacing Damage Breakaway Brackets




Re-Tap Post

Tapping Template: Please print and tape pages together where indicated.