Tree Trimming


Tree trimming is both an art and a science since you must consider both the health and the beauty of the tree. Knowing and understanding which branches should be removed and just how to remove them, only comes from years of instruction and experience. Improper tree trimming can result in slow wound healing and possibly even the death of your trees. We have both the experience and the knowledge to safely and expertly trim your trees.

Tree Care


The care of a tree is a factor that most people ignore, but a tree is alive and therefore needs care. How and when to care for a tree varies greatly from region to region and to the variety of the tree. Treating a tree for insects, disease, or poor soil conditions takes a skilled certified arborist.

Tree Removal and Land Clearing


Trees are an asset to any estate. They offer shade, privacy, and beauty. Although trees offer many wonderful things, tree removal is sometimes required or desired. Trees can become damaged or weak from insects, diseases, bad weather, or construction and need to be removed for safety reasons. Trees are also removed due to overgrowing the area they were planted in, new construction, being unwanted in a landscape area, or for view purposes. If you need a tree removed for any reason, our staff is trained to safely and efficiently remove a tree in any circumstance using our bucket trucks or our climbing gear.

Need lot or land clearing? Our staff can remove large quantities of trees in a timely manner. We have all the right equipment to remove all the trees and debris quickly. We can also grind the stumps. When we are done, your site will be clean and ready for whatever plans you might have.

Stump Grinding

Once a tree is removed, we can remove the unsightly stump. We will grind the stump down to customer specifications. Topsoil installation and seeding are also available.

Tree Transplanting

transplanted Trees

We can deliver and plant hardwood, evergreen and exotic trees. We have a 90" tree spade that we use to transplant trees up to 40' tall. We can bring in trees or move trees that you already have. Since our tree spade is larger, we can dig up more of the root ball on a tree we are transplanting resulting in better growth once the tree is planted.

Landscape and Mulch

Mulch landscape

Mulch is not only used to improve aesthetics of your landscape, but it is also a health benefit to your trees and plants. Mulching the soil surface with organic mulch has many beneficial effects. Mulch will hold moisture in the ground and in the root zone. It will reduce surface compaction and crusting, improving water infiltration. Soil erosion is reduced, weed competition is decreased and temperature fluctuations are moderated. Mulch constantly breaks down into minerals and nutrients. During this process organic activity will occur and soil structure will be improved.

For any questions about our services please call 231-228-TREE (8733)

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