There are many reason to remove a stump. A stumps is not a pretty sight see. Most important, it may attract pests and diseases to nearby plants. In fact, tree removal is a separate service form stump removal. For the same reason, we provide this service separately because in many situations, the tree was cut down a long time ago and the stump was left in the ground. Of course, when Houston Landscape Pros provids a quote we will also include the itemized cost of stump grinding removal. In the light of, landscape drainage system is concern, the stump maybe in the way of the installation. By all means, the stump has to be remove.