Brian L. Humble
Brian L. Humble

Brian L. Humble

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Introduction: Hello my name is Brian, I am a third-generation arborist running a small owner/operator style business. It is based upon honesty, hard work, safety and reliability. I vow to uphold all International Society of Arboriculture standards first and foremost. I will always recommend what is best for the tree yet with consciousness to what the customer also would like, a balance. Each cut is made consciously making sure not to damage the tree or any targets that may be near the tree and I believe in cleaning up better than when I arrived. I serve all of San Diego county and can perform any arborist service you may need. Please feel free to call or email me for a free quote.
Overview

Hired 85 times

Serves Alpine, CA

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6 years in business

Payment methods

Cash, Check, Venmo, Zelle

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All year

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Featured Projects

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  • Root removal adjacent to garage

    Shrub Trimming and Removal

  • Small removal, stump grinding and maple trim

    Shrub Trimming and Removal

Reviews

Customers rated this pro highly for work quality, professionalism, and responsiveness.

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Eric T.
Nov 21, 2021
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Brian did a great job trimming our old lime tree. He ask if we could wait until the weather cooled so the tree would have a better chance of surviving the extreme trim I wanted done. He was honest that it may not survive the trim I wanted done. We waited and the tree is thriving. Thanks Brian.

Details: 1 tree • 11 - 20 feet • Fruit • Back yard • Yes, I will purchase and provide the trees • This is a one-time project • Residential

Tree Planting
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Veronica N.
Jan 16, 2021
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BRIAN is a true profesional and is great at his trade! He removed one tree and trimmed two palm trees and did and excellent job! Responsive, punctual, fair price and very attentive to my questions. He left the area of work very neat and clean. I will be referring him to friends & family.

Details: Home • Cut down trees • 3 trees • 21 - 40 feet

Tree Trimming and Removal
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Frank P.
Oct 31, 2021
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Brian has done multiple jobs for me over the last couple of years and I keep choosing him because of his professionalism and work ethics. Brian always responds quickly and provides competitive quotes. But it’s his quality work and attention to safety and customer service that stands out. He is always prepared with the correct equipment and he always wears ample safety gear while performing the work. That’s very important and sets him apart from other less qualified people. Through his reliability and quality of work, Brian has become my “go to guy” for all tree and stump related work that needs to be done. I will definitely be using him again and I highly recommend him for any tree related work that you need done!

Details: Home • Cut down trees and remove stumps • 4 trees • 21 - 40 feet

Tree Trimming and Removal
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Kevin K.
Aug 31, 2021
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Thank you, Brian, we're completely thrilled! Brian was responsive, reasonably priced, and arrived on schedule. Friendly throughout, Brian was eager to listen to our needs and provided solid recommendations. He was thoughtful enough to lay down some tarps to prevent shavings from covering our lawn and took care to clean up anything that missed the tarps. He was efficient and professional from start to finish. I think the photos speak for themselves regarding the high quality of his work. We will definitely be reaching out to Brian again for future needs!

Details: Residential • 1-5 shrubs • Greater than 8 feet tall

Shrub Trimming and Removal
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Chris L.
Oct 15, 2020
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Brian did an awesome job trimming back our huge ficus tree. He worked very hard for 2 long hot days and cleaned everything up once he was finished. He is easy to work with, responsive, and you can tell he loves what he does.

Details: Home • Trim trees • 1 tree • 21 - 40 feet

Tree Trimming and Removal
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Brian Humble

FAQs

  • What is your typical process for working with a new customer?

    The typical process is giving a free estimate. Either meeting in person or simply driving by the jobsite. Giving a estimate via photo also has proven to work on small and simple jobs. I also have an hourly rate with one way travel as a third option.

  • What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?

    I.S.A. Certified Tree Worker "Climber Specialist" #WE-10314AT - May 21 2011 I.S.A. Certified Arborist #WE-10314AT - January 2014 Arbormaster training Boulder, CO - December 2016 Husqvarna chainsaw safety course San Diego, CA - April 2014 Class B Commercial Drivers License Continuing education unit (CEU's) seminars at Balboa Park to maintain certifications. Continuous workbook studies to reach CEU requirements.

  • How did you get started doing this type of work?

    3rd generation arborist. Hand taught by father with over 40 years of experience.

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