Tree felling plays an integral role in ensuring that the environment is safe and beneficial to everyone. To have a better overview of tree felling, continue reading and discover why you may need it for your property. Pretoria Tree Felling can help you with all your tree felling requirements.
Emergency Tree Felling Pretoria 101: Understanding The Basics
You may have heard the term tree felling multiple times before but couldn’t understand what it is all about. So, what is tree felling?
It is the term for cutting down a tree. The process involves a lot of hard work, physical energy and the right tools to get the job done. Cutting down a tree is vital for ensuring that safety is maintained and removing any diseases that could infect other plant life in the vicinity.
Removing a tree requires safety, professionalism and expert knowledge of the process. Trying to perform this task alone without any knowledge could pose a significant danger and risk.
What Are The Safety Aspects For Tree Felling Pretoria?
Dead or dying tree issues
Safety starts with the tree itself. When a tree is dead, diseased or dying, the bark, roots, and all tree elements pose a hazard to the environment. Dead or dying trees are unstable. The dead bark wood pieces could damage cars and other property. The instability of a dying tree makes it unsafe for people passing by as well.
Plants and trees can become ill, and the disease can spread to other plant life. When felling a tree, it provides a solution for the other plants and trees and stops the spread of the disease. Expert services from Tree Felling Pretoria can help bring about a solution.
Safety for pedestrians
Trees are essential to nature, but when it poses a risk, steps need to ensure safety. Often trees are seen along the road, which can become a safety issue if it poses a risk to pedestrians. Some problems include falling pieces of bark and stems as well as roots becoming a tripping hazard. When cutting down a tree, helps restore safety for pedestrians to walk.
Pretoria Tree Removal
Tree removal in Pretoria has many factors to consider as it could affect the cost, time and the planning process, to name a few.
Pretoria Tree felling companies assess the situation once it is reported. During the assessment, they may discover things like the roots interfering with plumbing pipes or that the tree may be diseased or dying. If the tree is located close to residential property or powerlines, it requires an even closer call to safety precautions. Tree removal involves cutting down the tree. Once safely cut and the tree already fallen, the bark will then be cut into further pieces making it safe to transport.
Palm Cutting Pretoria
Super Green can also help with palm cutting. Palm cutting is part of the maintenance process, ensuring that your palm trees look great all year through. Palm cutting isn’t simply about cutting down a tree. It’s about considering how the leaves will grow back and whether or not it is suitable for the tree. When unprofessionally done, palm cutting can leave the tree looking unsightly and not providing the shade it should for its size. The tree felling Pretoria experts will help you get good results for professional palm cutting services.
Pretoria Stump and Root Removal
Not everyone considers removing the stump of a tree; perhaps they want it for aesthetic or recreational purposes.
Stump removal needs a unique skill set and experience with the machinery used. Cutting down a tree and leaving the stump is one way to do it, but removing it is critical to stop any adverse effects like plant diseases from spreading. Unwanted critters and even mould and decay could develop and infest the stump, which, if on a residential property, could cause more unwanted issues. Tree felling Pretoria professionals can help you get the stump removed and cleared off the property safely and efficiently.
Tree Pruning Pretoria
Pruning a tree is also part of regular maintenance that will help keep your tree looking great throughout the season. Trees come in all shapes and sizes, and if you have tried pruning one, you may have already experienced the complexity of doing it correctly.
It’s easy to get tree pruning wrong, and once it stays wrong, the tree’s growth and function is affected too. For example, a properly pruned tree will provide shade and will also thrive. If pruned incorrectly, the leaves and branches may not grow properly either, resulting in the long term and possibly expensive issues and maintenance.
The complexity of the tree felling job is essential. The size of the tree and whether or not it is located in a challenging spot are all factored into the cost.
Get Quality That You Can Trust
If you, like so many others, need help from tree-felling Pretoria experts, don’t hesitate to contact us. We can assist you with all the services mentioned and help you maintain beautiful trees for years to come. Tree felling Pretoria professionals, we’re tackling trees huge and small.
Some of the services we offer in Tree Felling Pretoria
- Tree felling
- Tree Trimming
- Tree Thinning
- Stump grinding
- Stump Removal
- Tree Cropping/shaping
- Shrub Trimming
- Hedge Trimming
- Palm Remove
- Palm Trimming
- Palm Pruning
- Season Trimming
- Season Pruning
Tree Felling Prices Pretoria
General tree felling/boomsloping services – R849 to R8499 in total
Palm tree trimming – R199 to R299 per palm tree
Removal of tree stump – R899 to R4499 in total
Tree pruning, reduction and trimming – R149 to R249 per hour
Hedge maintenance – R149 to R249 per hour
Tree debris removal – R149 to R249 per hour
**Please note all the above prices are based on estimates. We will have to come to your property to give an accurate quote on our service.
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Frequently asked questions - Tree Felling Pretoria
Why should I not cut down my tree by myself?
Chopping a tree down on your is a bad idea. Not only can you seriously injure or kill yourself, but you can also cause big damage to your property. We suggest you rather hire a professional, it’s actually much cheaper than you think!
How long does it take to cut down a tree?
It can take anywhere from 2 to 6 hours, all depends on the size of the tree and if you want super green to remove the stump. Once cut down, your tree feller Pretoria will remove all rubble and leave your property looking perfect.
Is it ok to cut branches off my trees by myself?
Yes, it is normally ok to cut back your own branches. However, if the tree is big or is near to your home or near cables, you risk causing damage or getting electrocuted. We suggest, it is best to hire a professional tree feller company near you (Centurion/Pretoria).
Why shouldn’t I remove my own tree stump?
If the tree was very large, you will see deep roots. These roots are difficult to remove and require a special circular power tool. Professionals should handle them. It is possible to injure your self if you try to remove it by yourself.
How quickly can Super Green Tree Felling Pretoria start the job?
Super Green Tree Felling Pretoria can start your job as soon as possible, depending on their availability.
Do you offer emergency tree removal or tree-felling?
Yes. Super Green Tree Felling Pretoria can offer emergency service if your tree is blocking your driveway or causing damage on your property.
Do I need permission to cut down my tree?
It depends. It should usually be okay if the tree is on your property. If the tree is located near your property, we recommend that you check with your neighbors first. If the tree is located on your property (and belongs to the municipality), then you will need permission.
What is the best time of year for tree felling?
It’s better to have your tree cut down in late winter, or early spring, when new blossoms and leaves aren’t yet formed. The tree will then be dormant and easier to cut down and transport.
How do I know if my tree is healthy?
It is likely to be thriving if the tree has healthy looking, full-grown branches. Dead branches, broken branches and weak bark are red flags. A tree with loose or peeling bark could indicate that it is either dead or is not doing well. For a free evaluation of your tree, contact your Tree Felling Pretoria TODAY.
What if my tree is small: surely I can cut it down myself?
You should theoretically be able do it. The problem is when you don’t know where the tree will fall. Professional tree fellers know exactly where the tree is going to fall, so it doesn’t cause injury or damage.
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As of July 2020, the population of Pretoria is over 2.5 million people. It is the 4th most populus city in South Africa (after Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban). The city covers a total area of 687 square kilometers (265 square miles). The average altitude is 1,339 metres (4,393 feet) above sea level.. Source Wikipedia
- Municipality: City of Tshwane
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- Area code: 012
- Country: South Africa
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