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    Get three quotes from our Tree Surgeons, find local tree surgeons by filling out our quote form online. Use our quote form to find and hire a local tree surgeon for your tree removal, trimming or stump removing needs. Compare quotes and save money. Only hire the tradesman that gives you the quote you like the best with all the hassle of searching across the whole the internet removed. Fill out our form now and let the tree surgeons contact you.

    Tree Surgeon Overview

    An arborist, or tree surgeon is a professional in the cultivation, management, and study of individual trees, shrubs, vines, and other perennial woody plants. Tree surgeons generally focus on the health and safety of individual trees, rather than managing forests or harvesting wood. A tree surgeons work may involve tree planting, transplanting, pruning, preventing or interrupting grazing or predation, stump grinding, structural support, preventing or diagnosing and treating disease, installing lightning protection, removing trees deemed as hazardous or invasive. Many tree surgeons climb the trees with ropes, harnesses and other equipment including lifts and cranes, while some may just provide a consulting service.

    Tree Surgery Costs

    Tree surgery costs vary considerably as every tree is different in terms of size, type, location and proximity to roads or buildings.Tree felling services and crown reduction are usually priced per tree, whereas other more specialised services can be charged at an hourly rate, from around £40 per hour. If you would like to get some cost estimates together I would have a look at some online tree surgery calculators or cost guides which can give you some cost estimates. When pricing a job always get several quotes and make sure they include a clear and full description of the work to be undertaken, the total cost of the work, and whether VAT is included, who is responsible for the resulting wood debris, who will be responsible for obtaining permission if required, and a full risk assessment outlining measures that will be taken to ensure that no damage will be caused to persons or property.

    Trees which have taken many years to grow can easily be permanently damaged through non-qualified contractors passing themselves off as tree surgeons. Unfortunately, anyone can call themselves a tree surgeon and place an advert in the local newspaper. But tree felling and tree surgery are skilled operations which require a high level of technical knowledge and experience.

    Choosing a Tree Surgeon Near Me

    It is easy to be caught out and hire a bad tree surgeon as anyone can call themselves a tree surgeon and advertise extensively. Tree felling and tree surgery are skilled operations which require a high level of training and experience so it is important that you hire someone who has the skills and expertise for the job. Discuss the job in detail with the tree surgeon and ask for references or recommendations, ensure they carry adequate insurance and can provide the certificates of their training.

    Check that if the tree surgeon works to British Standards (BS 3998:1989 and 5837:1991). Always obtain a written quote and ensure that the hire cost for any machinery such as chipping machines is included. If removing a tree check whether the tree is protected with your local planning office or local authority, if you are unsure, a decent tree surgeon will be able to advise you. Make sure there is written permission from a local authority tree officer if it is in a conservation area and check for a risk assessment identifying potential hazards such as power cables and risks to the general public.

    I’m a sole trader who has just started he’s own business trying to help those in need so if you have any more questions regarding work that you may need doing don’t hesitate to ask

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    Roof Repair
    By David on 20th Jul 2021
    • Joined May 2020
    • Established 2020
    • Tree Surgeon in Iver
    • Public liability insurance
    Most recent homeowner review

    "Excellent work, would recommend this person, I will be using him in the future."

    Waste Removal
    By Lynda on 18th Jul 2021
    • Joined Aug 2020
    • Established 2020
    • Tree Surgeon in Gravesend
    • Public liability insurance

    We are a family run Business that started in 2016 . We have all Previous experience all around the trade . We take pride in our work to give you the perfect finish and Satisfaction Guarantee. We have full Liability insurance.

    Most recent homeowner review

    "Started early with the job: Garden clearance and full trim. Got job done in halve a day vs estimated one day. Good job especially considering he did it on his own (and on hottest day of the year)! Good communication surrounding th..."

    Garden Maintenance
    By Robert on 22nd Jul 2021
    • Joined Jan 2020
    • Established 2016
    • Tree Surgeon in Guildford
    • ID checked

    We are a small family run business with over 15 years experience in all aspects of garden services from simple garden maintenance to full garden design and ladscaping. We have fully qualified carpenter working with us and a tree surgeon. So when it c...

    Most recent homeowner review

    "Very efficient. Quick. Polite, and very helpful. Would highly recommend."

    Garden Clearance
    By Danielle on 3rd Jul 2021
    • Joined Nov 2017
    • Established 2002
    • Tree Surgeon in Bedford
    • ID checked

    TL Property Maintenance is your local Gardener/Tree Surgeon providing high quality services for Widnes and the surrounding areas. The company has been active since 2014 with many fantastic reviews over the years.

    Most recent homeowner review

    "The three workers were very pleasant lads, polite, hard working and efficient. They did an excellent job at a reasonable price and left the garden clean and tidy. Will use again and highly recommend."

    Crown Reduction
    By Betty on 30th Jun 2021
    • Joined Feb 2018
    • Established 2014
    • Tree Surgeon in Widnes
    • ID checked

    I take on multiple jobs big & small with good results and happy customers. I work to a high quality standard, with quality paints, and don't leave untill the job is completed and both I and the client are both happy. Work from painting to ro...

    Most recent homeowner review

    "John was excellent. He done job quickly and to high standards. he was really helpful and he went really extra mile when he did a bit extra. cannot recommend highly enough."

    Fascias / Soffits / Cladding - uPVC
    By Barbora on 22nd Feb 2021

    Premier Home improvements reply: Thanks for your feedback, kind regards John

    • Joined Nov 2017
    • Established 2001
    • Tree Surgeon in Ellesmere port

    Family run business who deal with aspects of Landscaping and gardening and all tree work undertaken No job too big or small From simple pruning to complete groundwork overhauls

    Most recent homeowner review

    "Good job done nice friendly workers done all what was asked at a very good quote thanks"

    Garden Clearance
    By Nick on 18th Jun 2021
    • Joined Jun 2019
    • Established 2005
    • Tree Surgeon in Dartford
    • Public liability insurance

    Hi there, I'm Jamie at affordable trees and landscaping. No job too big or small, the name says it all. Please feel free to contact me for a quote.

    Most recent homeowner review

    "very efficient ..fast workers ..on time ..and very tidy .."

    Garden Clearance
    By Sue on 30th May 2021
    • Joined May 2020
    • Established 1900
    • Tree Surgeon in Tipton
    • ID checked

    We are a family business, established in Newcastle upon Tyne, we have over 10 employees Ranging from joiners, plumbers, plasterers,bricklayers and groundworkers. We carry out various job from small to large scale projects. For private residential,...

    Most recent homeowner review

    "Anthony and his team did a great job- new resin drives back and front look fab - very polite and courteous and quick workers - would definitely recommend"

    Stone / Concrete
    By June on 17th Jun 2021
    • Joined Aug 2018
    • Established 2010
    • Tree Surgeon in Gateshead
    • ID checked

    Most recent homeowner review

    "Sam gave me a call with a rough reasonable price, he came out and confirmed the price and did the work straight away."

    Chimney Building / Repair
    By Mark on 23rd Jun 2020
    • Joined Jan 2014
    • Established 2013
    • Tree Surgeon in Mansfield
    Most recent homeowner review

    "Absolute fantastic job. Done when agree to exception standard. So pleased. Asked them to do fencing as well. Thank you. Really pleased."

    Garden Clearance
    By Jill on 24th Apr 2021

    Denton Garden Services reply: Thanks Jill glad you are happy with our work and thanks for your kind review.

    • Joined May 2019
    • Established 2019
    • Tree Surgeon in Manchester
    • ID checked

    I have 17 years experience in most aspects of property development and maintenance, Interior and exterior. I have worked for property management/ letting agencies as a handyman in London and west of Scotland, and also my own development projects. . S...

    Most recent homeowner review

    "Extremely efficient, polite & cooperative"

    Flat Pack Furniture Assembly
    By Mark on 23rd Jul 2021
    • Joined Jun 2020
    • Established 2017
    • Tree Surgeon in Blandford forum
    • ID checked

    Hello my name is Neil I am 32 years old and working for myself since 18 I run a great trustworthy service with great competitive prices feel free to call me any time for free quotations with no call-out fees thank you Look forward to meeting new cust...

    Most recent homeowner review

    "Excellent. Did exactly what he said he would do and at the exact time. Very pleased"

    General Maintenance
    By Jill on 21st Mar 2019
    • Joined Sep 2015
    • Established 2000
    • Tree Surgeon in Newark
    • ID checked
    Most recent homeowner review

    "Excellent job, excellent service and always turned up on time"

    Fencing & Gates - Wooden
    By Sheila on 7th Apr 2021
    • Joined Jun 2019
    • Tree Surgeon in Guildford
    • ID checked
    Most recent homeowner review

    "Very professional young man did a good job Just what we wanted. Would certainly use him again."

    Garden Clearance
    By Paul on 15th Oct 2020
    • Joined Jul 2017
    • Established 2013
    • Tree Surgeon in Barnsley
    • ID checked
    Most recent homeowner review

    "Excellent job completed at a decent price."

    Tree Felling
    By Josh on 11th May 2021
    • Joined Jun 2019
    • Tree Surgeon in Manchester
    • ID checked
    Most recent homeowner review

    "I am delighted with the worked that was completed by Geo and his dad . The fence is lovely and work was on time and for a good price. I will use these guys again"

    Fencing & Gates - Wooden
    By Betty on 8th Mar 2021
    • Joined Aug 2019
    • Established 2018
    • Tree Surgeon in Larkhall
    • ID checked

    Green landscapes Is a local Berkshire company which covers all areas of landscaping, driveways, fencing and tree work. All our work is fully guaranteed! Contact us now for your quote!

    Most recent homeowner review

    "A very good job and we are very pleased with it."

    Brick / Block Paving
    By Michael on 6th Dec 2018
    • Joined Nov 2016
    • Established 2000
    • Tree Surgeon in Wokingham
    • ID checked

    If you're based near Shrewsbury and need roofing work doing then RoofTec are here to help! With 10 years experience and many great reviews to back up the great work, you can rest assured knowing your roof is in good hands. Get in touch tod...

    Most recent homeowner review

    "A chap called Ben Evans came and never completely finished the job however I have tried to call on numerous occasions and also wrote to them but I have had no response, the roof still leaks and now my ceiling of the bay window nee..."

    Flat Roof
    By Sandra on 15th Nov 2020
    • Joined Jul 2019
    • Established 2010
    • Tree Surgeon in Shrewsbury
    • ID checked
    Most recent homeowner review

    "Very good work worked hard"

    Fencing & Gates - Wooden
    By Terry on 13th Jul 2021
    • Joined Oct 2020
    • Established 2020
    • Tree Surgeon in Morden
    • ID checked
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