Joshua Malik

With an intense passion for arboriculture and lawn care, founder Joshua Malik brings to Joshua Tree over 20 years of experience in the tree and lawn care industry. And he expects the same passion in his team by employing representatives and field personnel who have achieved and maintained proper industry credentials to ensure clients benefit through best practices.

Recent Posts

Snow Bent & Ice Damaged Trees and Shrubs: Prevention Tips, Remedies & Essential Info

Tuesday, January 07, 2020

The Lehigh Valley averages around 30 inches of snow each season. Unfortunately, the heavy and wet snowfall that this region is notorious for can be quite damaging to the trees and shrubs on homeowners’ properties. 

Snow that is left sitting on shrubs can make them misshapen and unsightly. And heavy snow or ice on trees can cause limbs to break or also affect the overall aesthetic shape and appearance of the tree. 

It can be frustrating after a long winter for homeowners to see a messy landscape as a result of snow and ice covered trees and shrubs.

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Tree Inspection: How Often, How it's Done, Cost, & More Tips for Allentown, Bethlehem, or Easton, PA

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Trees are such an important part of your property. They offer you shade, screening, and beauty. Plus, they often have sentimental value and they do essential work for the environment by absorbing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere. You may not know that trees can also make the air cleaner by trapping and holding dust particles! For that reason, each tree in your landscape contributes to improved air quality to the air you are breathing.

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Does Lawn Spraying Work if My Neighbor Has Weeds? Tips & Expectations for Allentown, Bethlehem, and Easton, PA Homeowners

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

As someone who cares about their lawn and is looking for great results (and may even be considering hiring a pro to achieve them), it can be frustrating when a neighbor doesn’t take care of their yard. 

Not only do you have to look at your neighbor’s weeds creating an eyesore, but you might be worried whether their neglect will impact your results. If you’re going to hire a professional lawn care service in Allentown, Bethlehem, or Easton, PA, the last thing that you want is to be stuck fighting an unwinnable battle against your neighbor’s weeds.

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Beware of these Lawn Care Scams: Tips for Wise Homeowners in Allentown, Bethlehem, and Easton, PA

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

There’s nothing worse than feeling like you’ve been duped. Nobody likes marketing gimmicks or scams that make them feel “tricked” into buying a product or service. It’s frustrating, even demeaning when you’re taken advantage of in this way.

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Can My Lawn Be Saved? Realistic Expectations & Pro Tips for Frustrated Homeowners

Monday, September 23, 2019

Nothing can be more frustrating when it comes to a great lawn than unexplained lawn problems. If it’s bad enough, you might even be wondering, “Can my lawn be saved?” 

We’ve gotten this direct question from homeowners in the Allentown, Bethlehem, and Easton, PA area. We absolutely understand the frustration (and even desperation) involved when there are serious issues that you can’t figure out.

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Plant Health Care vs. Tree Spraying: Exposing Rip-Off Artists & Solutions That Don't Work

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

When you choose to invest in a professional tree spraying service, you are looking to get great results. Unfortunately, there can be some huge variations from one company to the next and that can mean quite different results.

The fact is, there’s a big difference between the company that has poorly trained technicians out there spraying trees and hanging invoices and the company that has highly trained technicians offering customized plant health care.

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Is Lawn Care Expensive? Prices vs. Value in Allentown, Bethlehem, or Easton, PA

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

If you want a great-looking lawn, then you might be considering professional lawn care services in Allentown, Bethlehem, or Easton, PA in order to achieve those results. 

Of course, if it’s something you’re thinking about, you might also want to know the answer to the question, “Is lawn care expensive?” 

If you’re going to invest in a professional service you likely want some understanding of the costs associated with it.

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Killing Spotted Lanternfly: What Pros in Lehigh Valley Recommend

Thursday, July 11, 2019

Whether you’ve already found them on your own property or you’re worried they’re coming, like most Lehigh Valley homeowners, you likely have some concerns about the Spotted Lanternfly. 

That concern is well-justified. After all, experts have been warning that this pest is growing and becoming more destructive. We already know from dealing with the Spotted Lanternfly in the past that it can literally suck the life out of plants. Unfortunately, the list of plant types that it “prefers” seems to be growing.

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5 Essential Facts About Yard Flea and Tick Control in Allentown, Bethlehem, & Easton, PA

Wednesday, July 03, 2019

The presence of fleas and ticks in your yard is more than just a nuisance—it’s a legitimate threat. Nobody wants to think about danger lurking in their own backyard but when it comes to pests that carry dangerous diseases, the threat is real. Unfortunately, the Lehigh Valley is known to be a prime location for these pests to live and breed.

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What Kind of Lawn Fertilizer is Best? Organic, Synthetic, Granular, Liquid, etc.

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

As a homeowner that cares about your lawn, you might have questions about lawn fertilizer. But understanding more about the types of lawn fertilizer is an ever-evolving subject. With research on lawn care continually being performed, there has been ongoing new information being produced. 

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