Tree Removal

If you are in the Grand Rapids area and would like to get tree removal services, contact us today. We provide tree removal, pruning and trimming and stump grinding services in the general area.

Tree removal is a crucial process when it comes to taking care of your lawn and ensuring that your plants are healthy, thriving and coexisting with the rest of the environment without posing any danger to pets, people or cars, bicycles and other items that may be in your compound.

Reasons for Tree Removal

There are a number of valid reasons that make tree removal absolutely necessary. The first is the health of the tree. If your tree has a pest infestation or a certain disease, you have to remove it. This can be backed by a professional arborist. Often, such trees pose a risk to other animals and plants in the compound which might get infected or infested as well. Additionally, you might want to change up how your lawn looks by getting some landscaping done. This might involve the removal of some trees, especially if you would like fairly level and open ground.

Another reason for tree removal is if the tree poses a danger to you, your family or your possessions. Some trees tend to grow big with deep roots. If these roots encroach into the foundation of your home, it could compromise the structure. The branches might also be dangerously close to windows, weak or creaking. This could be disastrous in the case of a storm or strong winds as the branches could fall off onto your car or kennel. They could also break through your glass window and injure the person in the room in addition to damaging things in the room. These scenarios demand that you remove the tree from your compound.  

Emergency Services

Most reasons for tree removal are preventative. They look to prevent damage to property and/ or physical harm to people and pets. However, in other cases, tree removal services come as an emergency. In some cases, there is a storm which knocks over a tree so that it falls onto your home or on the ground in your compound. There are many dangers associated with this scenario. It is therefore important to have the tree removed from the vicinity as soon as possible in order to prevent more damage. This prompt action could also be the right move to avoid decay and rotting of the fallen tree and any fruit that the tree might have borne. This then stops pest infestation and saves you from an even bigger headache.

Emergency services ought to be reliable and prompt. You want to be sure that you will get tree removal services on time, instead of having to wait for long. The latter beats the whole point of the service being an emergency in the first place.

Qualities of a Good Tree Removal Service

Before you get a tree removal expert, you need to be sure that they are:

  • Skilled and Experienced: Any tree removal expert should know the proper way of removing a tree in different scenarios. They should also have some experience under their belt. You do not want to be a guinea pig by choosing someone who has not already successfully removed other trees.
  • Equipped and Trained: A desirable tree expert is one who is equipped with the right tools for the job and trained on how to use them to remove a tree. The machines and power tools used in tree removal are complex and ought to be operated by trained experts, not just anyone.
  • Insured: When someone is climbing a tree in your back yard to cut down branches and operating machinery to ensure that the tree is removed, you do not want to be worried about their safety, the possibility that your property might be damaged or that you might be injured. This can be avoided by ensuring that your tree removal expert is insured.

At Grand Rapids Tree Service, we have a team of trained, skilled and insured workers. We also have the right machinery and have a proven track record in tree removal. With our services, you are assured that the job will be done efficiently and effectively.

Call Us Today

For a free consultation and an accurate estimate, contact us today. We will send over a professional arborist to your site. Grand Rapids Tree Service professionals assess the situation in your compound before they can provide a comprehensive quote. This assessment also allows us to give advice on the best course of action for the trees in your compound.