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July sees four times average monthly rainfall

While the excessive rains have proven detrimental to many businesses it has boosted work for others.

“I’m getting calls like crazy, but people don’t want you in their yard when it’s wet to do the work,” said Brooks Skipper with Skipper’s Tree Service. “We’re seeing a lot of broken limbs hanging over homes and a lot of people are calling in about trees that are dead.”