If you’re looking for crown reduction, crown thinning or crown lifting in Guildford or surrounding areas, get in contact with our expert Arborfield Tree Care today and we’ll be more than happy to help. Arborfield Tree Care have provided qualified crown reduction in Guildford for over 20 years. We offer our clients a comprehensive range of arboricultural services to cover all areas of tree surgery. We deliver our tree services in a very professional manner. All work is completed to the highest standards (BS3998).
Tree Crown Reduction
When trees on your property grow beyond what’s acceptable to you, your neighbour or surrounding areas, it’s important to be proactive and do something about if before it starts to cause havoc and potential hazards. This is where our arborists are able to help by offer professional and comprehensive crown reduction at both domestic and commercial premises.
Crown reduction is without doubt one of the most proven and used pruning techniques that is used to control the size of the tree whilst also maintaining the structure or shape of its crown. Crown reduction consists of removing dead branches that can quickly decaying and disease the rest of your tree if not done quickly. Further benefits of performing crown reduction on your trees include the below;-
- Removal of Dead, Diseased and Damaged Trees.
- Reduce the Overall Size of Tree Crown.
- Reduce the Tree’s Roots Growth, Preventing Damage to Paths, Roads, Walls and Buildings.
- Restore Tree Crown to a Safe Size, Preventing Damage Caused by Falling Branches.
- Reduces the Overall Weight of Any Leaning Tree.
- Resolve Issues Caused by Mature Trees with Decaying Roots.
Qualified Tree Surgeons for Specialist Tree Crown Reductions
At Arborfield, we carry out tree crown reductions to BS3998:200 standards, with a focus on tree health and owner safety. While we often recommend carrying out tree crown reductions in the colder months of the year, we are able to deliver tree surgery services throughout the year. Our experienced team will never reduce a crown to the extent that it puts your tree’s health at risk. Similarly, if a tree crown is reduced too far, it can often shock the tree into growing irregularly, leading to problems later in the tree’s life.
We are proud to be your local and reliable arborists that are able to undertake a wide range of projects covering all aspects of tree surgery in your local area. Our services are centred around providing a customer-focused service.
Tree Crown Thinning Guildford
As well as offering crown reduction, we also provide crown thinning which is the process of removing select branches to thin our the fullness of the tree. When performed correctly on your tree by fully qualified arborists, your tree will hugely benefit in the long-term and for the years to come. Crown thinning allows light in and is useful when branches get too crowded with results in leaves and stems competing with one another for light and nutrients.
Moreover, the benefits of crown thinning also include the ability to protect the tree from surrounding winds. Thanks to crown thinning, you can significantly lower the safety risk of trees being knocked out and enormous amounts of damage being done to your grounds.
How Does Tree Crown Thinning in Berkshire, Hampshire & Surrey Work?
The process of crown thinning starts with a simple survey where our arborists will visit your premises at a convenient day and time for you. Once we understand the extent of work that needs to be done, our team will then start preparing the relevant climbing equipment needed for the job. It’s highly likely that our arborists will remove up to 30% of your crown in order to expose your trees to more light and nutrients.
Even after completion of the job and removing select branches, we will make sure that the surrounding area is neat and tidy just like hoe we found it. This method of tree pruning is a proven one but is particularly effective on on non-coniferous trees such as Cherry trees, Oak trees, Sycamore trees and Birch trees to name just a few examples.
Tree Crown Lifting Guildford
if your house is being overshadowed by your tree, crown lifting could be exactly what’s required to maintain the health and aesthetics of your tree whilst stop it from growing further in the wrong direction. When your trees start to interfere with other buildings, vehicles and surrounding areas, that’s when you know that crown lifting is required. A crown lifting is the pruning techniques of removing lower branches on a mature trees which lift the canopy of crown of the tree.
The process of performing a crown lift on your tree always starts with firstly assessing the tree so that we can best estimate the crown lift and the most effective strategy. Secondly, we will then go on to removing the bottom branches before ensuring your cut are clean. Our arborists always reduce larger branches first as best practice. Some of the most common reasons we are asked to provide domestic or commercial tree crown lifting in Guildford include:
- Improving Clearance Space Around Buildings.
- To Keep Low Branches Away from Traffic or Parked Cars.
- Improve Visibility and Light Levels.
- Improve the Overall Appearance of the Tree Itself.
For Local Tree Crown Lifting in Guildford, Call Arborfield Tree Care
Are you seeking a quotation for crown reduction, crown lifting or crown thinning in Guildford or surrounding areas? If so, we would love to hear from you today. Don’t hesitate to get in touch with our professional and expert team today by calling us directly on 0800 074 1886 or 0118 976 1000. Alternatively, if you prefer to email, use our contact form and we’ll get back to you.