Questions & answers
1. How much dose it cost to remove a tree.
The pricing for tree removal can be very complex. Customers must understand that it is not just cutting a tree down. If it was that simple everyone could do it. We base our prices on how difficult, hazardous and the time, equipment and labor required to get the job completed safely. A tree service provider must see the tree to evaluate all hazards and make an estimation from there.
Hazards we will take into consideration can be :
Tree is near a structure
Tree is dead or rotten
Tree leans or is broken
The size and weight of the tree
Septic, power lines, property lines, fences etc.
Can a bucket truck access, or hand climbing required
Other equipment required "skid steer, crane etc.
slope or incline
Why Hire A Professional
Tree removal is dangerous even for the professional.
should NEVER try to remove large dangerous trees themselves. Tree
removal is very difficult even with the proper equipment and training.
Homeowners do not have the skill, experience and proper safety equipment
to tackle large dangerous trees. Even a professional tree service can
find himself caught in a seriously dangerous situation. Below is some
links to actual footage of dangerous situations. Some are very graphic
and not for the faint at heart. Professional tree services have years of
training to be able to calculate the risks involved and to take the
proper measures to get the job done safely. It is not worth the chance
of permanent injuries. Please hire a reputable service for large
dangerous trees. These videos may also explain why tree removal can seem
to be expensive.