Why Hire A Professional
Tree removal is dangerous even for the professional.
Homeowners 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.
Follow these links below.