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Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

How much does it cost to trim a tree?

The national price range for tree trimming ranges anywhere from $75-$1,000. Tree trimming is often done by a professional arborist who is trained to safely trim and prune trees for both the health of the tree and the safety of the residents and their property. Trying to do your own tree trimming is not advisable unless you have the proper know-how. Tree trimming companies may charge an hourly rate for their services. The hourly rate may be higher or lower for different trees to reflect the relative safety measures, skill, equipment or people power needed to handle the job. For this reason, most tree services provide free estimates.

One example of an hourly rate for professional tree trimming services is $150 per hour. Costs may be under $100 or could be higher than $300 per hour, depending on variables such as proximity to buildings, health of the tree, height and diameter of the tree, and type of tree trimming desired. Geography and regional cost of living and regional costs to do business will also play a role in your tree removal costs.

How much does it cost to cut a tree down?

When you’re ready to have a tree on your property come down, it’s time to call an arborist. The national average price range for tree-trimming costs is $270-$450. Tree removal costs can vary based on the height, diameter, location and health of the tree, and on whether you want to remove the stump. Height plays a major role in tree removal costs. Small trees, no more than 30 feet tall, are usually thinner in diameter and easier and safer for an arborist to manage. Removal of a small tree can cost anywhere from under $150 to over $450. Removal of medium-height trees, from 30 feet to 60 feet tall, could cost anywhere between $150 and $850 or more. Tall trees, typically 60 feet to 80 feet tall, may start at $500 or cost more than $1,000 to cut down. As the height and diameter increase, so does the cost.

Location is critical, too. Removing a tree in an open space is quicker and presents fewer obstacles than removing a tree that is growing flush to your house. Arborists can assess your tree and provide you with quotes based on the variables involved. For example, removing a medium-size hackberry tree that was growing too close to a home — the roots were damaging the home’s foundation — cost $1,500. This price included rope-down, house protection, tree quartering and stacking, and stump removal.

How much does it cost to remove a fallen tree?

If you need to have a tree cut down, have you planned what will happen next? Arborists often charge an additional fee to quarter and remove the fallen tree from your property, so anticipate this as part of your tree removal costs. You can elect to have the wood cut for use in your fireplace, or you may prefer to have it hauled away completely.

Tree removal costs may vary based on the height and the width of the felled tree. Size affects the labor required for removal, which will be reflected in the cost. For example, a tree service company may charge an additional $100-$120 to haul away the pieces of a felled tree. The service may cost as little as $75 in some regions and more than $150 in others. Regional labor rates, the cost of living and the cost to do business in your area will be reflected in your tree removal cost.

What is tree trimming vs. tree pruning?

The difference between tree trimming and tree pruning comes down to the intention and strategy in the two methods. Pruning often refers to the removal of branches deemed unnecessary or hazardous, and this process helps stimulate growth. Tree trimming focuses on removing overgrown branches. But this process can also help the tree receive more moisture and light. 

A professional might recommend pruning and trimming at different times of year to stimulate growth or leverage the tree’s dormant period to slow new sprouting.

If a neighbor's tree falls on my property, who is responsible for removal?

The rules for liability when a neighbor's tree falls on your property may depend on the unique details of the situation. A common outcome is that the homeowner pays for the damage and removal. Homeowners insurance may cover a tree that fell into your yard from a wind storm. Check your local laws and insurance policy to find out.

How do you remove roots after tree removal?

Getting rid of tree roots can be tricky. There are methods for getting roots out yourself, but the labor involved will take several hours and is quite intensive. For this reason, it’s best to hire a pro to remove stumps and roots. 

What do tree removal companies do with the wood?

Downed trees can have a number of different end destinations. The tree removal company may use it as firewood to sell to customers, or they may send it through a wood chipper to turn it into mulch. The tree may also wind up in a green landfill or biomass power plant. Alternatively, it could go to a lumber or chip mill. 

What are the advantages of cutting trees?

There are several advantages to responsible tree cutting. As trees age and stop producing seeds, cutting them down can prevent them from falling on valuable property like homes and cars. Additionally, cutting trees allows more sunlight to reach smaller trees below, giving them the opportunity to grow. And pruning your trees can help promote growth.

Who is responsible for cutting overhanging tree branches?

You should check your local laws to determine who is responsible for cutting overhanging tree branches on your property. If possible, make an agreement with your neighbor(s) on who is responsible to trim back tree branches that cross property lines.

Reviews for Coral Springs tree trimming professionals
Jim G.
Quick and informative, moved heavy stone pavers for me after trimming coconut tree. Thorough clean-up left the property looking like before they arrived. Would definitaly recommend.
DD Waste Removal 9544641991DD Waste Removal 9544641991
Thumbtack Customer
Reached out to Thumbtack to have our 3 trees trimmed in our front yard. Tony was the first to give me a quote. The price was resonable. I Would hire him again.
Life's Tree DoctorLife's Tree Doctor
Thumbtack Customer
Tony did an exceptional job, in a timely fashion and his price was reasonable. He trimmed 4 palm trees and removed 13 Areca palms. I have him coming back to do additional work. I highly recommend him.
Life's Tree DoctorLife's Tree Doctor
Andrea B.
Dell and his team were fantastic and went above and beyond my expectations. They were prompt, courteous, and cleaned all the trimmings up right away. He also took the time to explain how I should care for the trees I currently have and what can be done to the ones that aren’t doing so well. I will absolutely be using his services again for no-annual trimming.
DD Waste Removal 9544641991DD Waste Removal 9544641991
Kathleen H.
Would have chosen all 5 items since I found the company to represent responsiveness and punctuality as well. They removed a pine tree of at least 50 feet from our backyard. We loved the tree but the top was unstable and could have landed on our roof in a wind storm. They also removed a rubber tree which seemed to be providing a motel for rodents. The pricing was extremely fair and the work was done professionally and timely. This team worked the entire day in 105 degree heat index with very few breaks. I would highly recommend them to anyone needing tree removal of trimming. Sadly I didn't take photos of them.
MOA TREE SERVICE INCMOA TREE SERVICE INC
Enrique B.
I have 7 mature oak trees and a triple palm. Miguel Villatoro and his crew did the best job of trimming /pruning my trees that I have ever had in 30 years. Two of my neighbors went out of their way to compliment the job. The work was performed safely and prompt. They knew how to prune them to promote healthier growth and immediate aesthetic results. The crew was courteous and did an excellent job of cleaning after it was done.
Villatoro Tree ServiceVillatoro Tree Service
Mabel F.
Nick was super professional and took his time to explain the best options for my yard. I would definitely recommend him to anyone looking for a cost-effective solution to their tree-trimming needs. He was very respectful and kept me informed of the process every step of the way. He and his team were efficient. Did a great job cleaning up after themselves as well. From small to big if you need a tree cut down, they are the guys to call! Thanks so much Nick!!!
Family Owned & OperatedFamily Owned & Operated
Joe D.
I had them trim down a bunch of ficus trees and a palm for me at a commercial property of mine and thought they did a great job with it. They're professional and easy to communicate with and provide very fair pricing for the work they do. They'll surely be at the top of my call list whenever I need some more landscaping work done.
Lemon Lime Landscaping, LLCLemon Lime Landscaping, LLC
Faye H.
Dell is a gentleman - very professional and honest. We asked for a quotation, got it promptly and was able to schedule for the very next morning. Guys came out, did the trim job, big truck removed the debris, no hassle. We have other trees and Dell gave his recommendations. Ridell at the office is great as well. No pressure, no fuss, simple. I am recommending D & D to all. Thank you Dell, you head a great team.
DD Waste Removal 9544641991DD Waste Removal 9544641991
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