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Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

What’s the best way to set up a consultation or an appointment with a landscaper or lawn care professional during the COVID-19 pandemic?

To set up an appointment or consultation call with a lawn care professional or landscaper during the COVID-19 pandemic, take advantage of digital technologies to avoid face-to-face exposure. When searching for lawn mowing, landscaping and lawn care companies online, ask if they’ll do a video call to assess the job and give you an estimate. You can also go over strategies for completing the job and conducting virtual payments to stay safe.

How can I find out if a landscaper or lawn care professional is considered an essential COVID-19 service provider?

To consult national guidelines on essential COVID-19 service providers and see whether a lawn care professional qualifies, visit a page on CISA’s website called Identifying Critical Infrastructure During COVID-19. This website contains 16 categories of critical infrastructure sectors that you can search through. However, not all jurisdictions follow CISA’s definitions of critical infrastructure so you should also check your city or state’s government website.  

Can I use digital payments to pay for outdoor landscaping and design, lawn mowing, tree trimming and other similar services?

Many outdoor landscaping and design, lawn mowing and tree trimming companies will likely accept some form of digital payment instead of cash or check. The COVID-19 pandemic will likely causing more businesses to adopt digital platforms like Zelle, PayPal, Venmo, Square Cash and Google Pay.

Search professionals’ online profiles to see if they list digital payment services, and ask them about their payment policies during a consultation call.

Does a landscaper or lawn care professional need to enter my home?

Because landscaping and lawn maintenance take place outdoors, it is unlikely that these professionals will need to enter your home.

To stay safe during the COVID-19 pandemic, practice social distancing at all times -- even with professionals doing work outside. You can minimize exposure during a consultation by using a video chat service. And when you pay, you can use a digital payment service like PayPal. Discuss strategies with any lawn mowing, landscaping, tree trimming and lawn care companies you may be considering.

Do landscapers or lawn care professionals offer remote or virtual services?

Landscapers and lawn care professionals generally do not offer remote or virtual services. But if you come across a profile that states the landscaper is offering remote services, it’s best to contact them to see what type of remote work is offered. 

Typically, lawn care and landscaping professionals can perform many of their duties without coming into physical contact with clients. Message local lawn mowing, landscaping, tree trimming, and lawn care companies near you to schedule a video call and inquire about remote services.

How much does it cost to trim a tree?

The national price range for tree trimming is $270-$450. 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.

Reviews for Columbus tree trimming professionals
Thumbtack Customer
I had a large maple tree removed and 2 other large trees trimmed. They were the lowest bid by over $100 out of 5. They arrived as scheduled & removed the tree & trimmed the others in around 4 hours. They also removed & cleaned up everything.
saritas landscaping/tree servicesaritas landscaping/tree service
Cynthia M.
Alvarez tree trimming did a fantastic job of trimming and cleaning up my overgrown trees! They cleaned everything up and even cleaned some debris from before we moved in! Our yard looks great thanks to Alvarez tree! Excellent price too!
Alvarez Tree Care LLCAlvarez Tree Care LLC
Natalie k.
Great job. Reasonably priced. fantastic clean up...which is tough with tree trimming!
Miguel’s Lawn ServiceMiguel’s Lawn Service
Mike B.
Great work! Santana Tree Service did a wonderful job trimming my trees, cleaned up all the debris, and the price was very fair. I will definately call them in the future. Thanks!
Thumbtack Customer
They trimmed a tree and worked around a vehicle in my side lot that couldn't be moved. They were fast, friendly, competitively affordable!. I will call them again if I need more trimming. Thanks guys!
Geof W.
Jay and his crew were timely to our inquiries, professional and even accommodated trimming our neighbor’s tree on a moments notice.
Pros mulch and tree servicePros mulch and tree service
Amber J.
Before and after pics of trimming of Silver Maple tree. Excellent work, fair pricing, great crew. They took only about an hour and even chopped up wood for us to use! Highly recommend Kevin’s tree service.
Kevin's Tree ServiceKevin's Tree Service
Annette H.
They are amazing! Pricing was very fair. They work quickly and efficiently. They cleaned up everything and left nothing behind. Will definitely call them again. They trimmed several branches off of two trees and cut down another small tree.
Santana Jr Tree service is the best tree service you can get. The team arrived early, trimmed the tree and cleaned up everything before they leave. Their work is so impressive and well done that both of my neighbors asked for their contacts . 100 out of 100! very happy customer here!
Thumbtack Customer
The crew did an excellent job. The removed a large Maple and trimmed 2 large Oak trees. Great work at a fair price and the left my yard cleaner than they found it. Highly recommend; and will use them in the future for future tree work.
LaTonya H.
They did an amazing job with trimming our very large tree and did not take long to finish the job. Pricing was reasonable! I would highly recommend.
Monster Timber Tree ServiceMonster Timber Tree Service
Michael S.
Outstanding work and quality! They were punctual - professional - efficient - knowledgeable and thorough. The work was clearly stated and agreed upon and then done as agreed with extra effort. The pricing was extremely fair and I would strongly recommend them for tree trimming / tree cutting service
Alvarez Tree Care LLCAlvarez Tree Care LLC
Gary S.
Did a good job. Trimmed back 3 large oak trees. Took about 3 hours. Total cost was around $1000. Was able to do it quickly and very responsive
Clarissa B.
Mr. Flores did a wonderful job trimming our tree back from the roof. He is an honest, hardworking man. I certainly would hire Mr. Flores again.
Flores Tree ServicesFlores Tree Services
Thumbtack Customer
Had a tree trimmed back to allow more light to filter through. The crew that came out was knowledgeable and efficient. Their price could not be beat by anyone. Would definitely hire again!
Arborist RN Tree Experts LLCArborist RN Tree Experts LLC
Jason M.
Trimmed 6 trees, cut down 1, ground down 2 stumps and cut large pieces into firewood. Great quote, crew and respect for customer's property. Look no further than Gerber.
saritas landscaping/tree servicesaritas landscaping/tree service
Sam D.
Did a great job - fit us in on a day that worked very well for us. Trimmed multiple rings on a very tall tree very quickly. Professional group with very fair pricing - highly recommended!
Alvarez Tree Care LLCAlvarez Tree Care LLC
Thumbtack Customer
Pro's mulch and tree service responded to the call for a quote. They came out promptly the next day and walked our property and provided an on the spot quote. We agreed on a day (three or so days after the quote) and they showed up on time and ready to go. They trimmed a number of trees in our back and side yards, cut down a tree, took away the debris and did an outstanding job cleaning up. They were all in uniform, had their safety gear, cones on the street, etc. A true professional outfit. Very reasonable along with great service. Will definitely use them again for trees and their other services. Thanks Jay!
Pro's mulch and tree servicePro's mulch and tree service
Robin Y.
They did a great job removing the tree and trimming the bushes that I have requested at the day of service. They cleaned up and the price was great! They were professional and got the job done quickly and safe. They came earlier than expected which I can’t complain
Caleb M.
Gerber works quickly and cleans up after himself well. He and his crew are delightful and respectful. He trimmed a large Maple tree in my back yard that sits over my deck and my neighbor’s yard. He handled it with care.
saritas landscaping/tree servicesaritas landscaping/tree service
Adam l.
Simple and easy to work with! They came out and quoted me the same day I contacted them. Everything was quick and professional, and they cleaned up well after the trimming and tree removal! Easy to work with and I referred to my neighbor, who then hired them as well!
Thumbtack Customer
Eric Jr. arrived at the time he said he would to give me an estimate. The amount was very reasonable. He was able to perform the tree trimming and stump removal the very next day. They did a very good job and I would recommend them to anyone.
Woodlands Tree Care LLCWoodlands Tree Care LLC
Thumbtack Customer
I hired Pros Mulch & Tree to trim a large maple & oak, and to remove a row of 9 dead and dying pine trees. Jay and his team were very professional throughout the process. When quoting the job, they explained to me very thoroughly which branches they would trim. I was not at home when they did the work-- I arrived home just as they were cleaning up. I was impressed by how quickly they completed the job, and how well they cleaned up my yard afterward. They were fairly priced, a pleasure to work with, and were well-equipped to take care of a substantial residential job. I absolutely recommend them!
Pros mulch and tree servicePros mulch and tree service
Caretta M.
I had 4 trees that had a lot of dead limbs and needed a good trimming. It had been years since I had this done. Jay and his team did an outstanding job. Better than I had hoped for. I will recommend this company to family and friends.
Pros mulch and tree servicePros mulch and tree service
Guy W.
Requested a quote Monday, met with the owner, Martin, on Tuesday, was told it would be a couple of weeks before he could get me scheduled in due to last week's bad storms, however they had a cancellation on Friday (3 days after I met him) and he was able to complete the work. Did a great job cleaning up the debris of the cut tree. Very knowledgeable about trimming a magnolia tree. I wanted it cut really low but he said it would kill it. Also there were Oak trees that needed the canopy lifted. Although he could have made money by doing it, he said something called oak wilt was running very bad and it would probably infect and kill the tree. He suggested that it be schedule for the fall or winter. Lastly, I requested 3 different quotes and he was by far the most reasonable. I would 100% recommend him and do business with him again.
Alvarez Tree Care LLCAlvarez Tree Care LLC
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