Tree Pruning, Trimming, & Cutting Services For NYC, Bronx & Manhattan
Tree Cutting and Removal Services
Owens Brothers Tree Service has served the Bronx and New York City with tree pruning, tree trimming, and tree removal services since 1959. We have been in the tree service business for 60+ years servicing Manhattan and the Bronx with affordable prices, extraordinary work ethic, with professional services, and an excellent safety record.
Tree Pruning & Tree Trimming in New York City
We’ve worked on some of the toughest jobs in Manhattan and have some stories you wouldn’t believe. But if a tough job needs to be done, we can do it! Some of the most common trees we encounter are mulberry, maple, oak, and the ‘tree of heaven’, an invasive tree also known as the ailanthus. Working within the space constraints of Manhattan and the Bronx requires special care to prevent it from interfering with power lines, buildings, or other structures.ande Trimming?
Tree trimming is the process that removes smaller, live branches and shoots from a tree to manage its overall shape and size. This practice is used for various reasons, including controlling appearance, and mitigating risk of damage to surrounding buildings and structures. Sometimes it’s needed to encourage more balanced growth.
What Is Tree Pruning?
Tree pruning is the practice of removing larger, dead, diseased, or damaged branches to promote a tree’s overall health and safety. This involves a more thorough assessment of the tree’s structure and with specialized equipment.
Pruning can help to reduce the risk of damage and can also help to improve the tree’s growth and wood production.
Taking care of trees through pruning has multiple benefits like promoting the growth of healthy branches and foliage and improving the tree’s overall structure. Removing diseased or damaged branches can help prevent the spread of disease or damage to other parts of the tree.
In addition, properly trimmed trees are less likely to become a nuisance or a safety hazard. Overgrown branches obstruct sidewalks, roads, and buildings. Dead or diseased branches that are rotting can fall and cause property damage or injury especially during storms. Regular pruning and trimming can help to prevent these problems before they become a concern.
How Much Does Tree Trimming Cost?
Basically, it depends, and if you need a figure to work with please give us a call for a free estimate if you live within the Bronx or Manhattan.
The cost of tree trimming can vary greatly and depends on several factors, including the type of tree, its location, the extent of the work required, and the safety and risks involved.
Here are a few factors that can affect the cost of tree trimming:
Type of tree: The type of tree can greatly impact the cost of tree trimming. For example, a small, young tree will generally be less expensive to trim than a large, mature tree.
Tree Branch Size: Medium-sized branches, typically 1 to 3 inches in diameter, can require specialized equipment, such as a chainsaw or pole saw, to trim safely and effectively. These branches are often heavy and can cause significant damage if they break or fall, so it’s important to have an insured and competent professional handle this work.Large branches, typically greater than 3 inches in diameter, can pose a significant risk to both the tree and those working around it. Removing large branches requires specialized equipment and knowledge and a high level of safety awareness, as these branches can be heavy and cause significant damage if they break or fall.
Location: The location of the tree can also impact the cost. If the tree is in a hard-to-reach area, such as a backyard without truck access, we may need to use specialized equipment or manual labor, which can affect the cost.
Extent of work: The extent of the work required can also affect the cost. For example, trimming of a few branches will be less expensive than removing large branches that may require additional equipment or manpower when pruning a large tree.
Safety and risks involved: The safety and risks involved in the work can also impact the cost. For example, suppose the tree is in a hazardous location, such as near a power line, or near pedestrians. In that case, we may need to take extra safety precautions to ensure people and property stay safe which is our number one priority.
Overall, tree trimming costs a few hundred dollars for a small, young tree, to several thousand dollars for a large, mature tree in a hazardous location.
To get an accurate estimate, please call us to discuss your specific needs. When selecting a company like Owens Brothers Tree Service, it’s important to choose a reputable and experienced tree service that has a crew that works well together to ensure the safety of your property and those around it.
New York Tree Services By Owens Tree Service
We’ve been doing this stuff since 1959, so we’ve basically seen it all and we work hard to provide the best tree cutting and trimming services to our customers.
We understand it is important to respond to customers in a timely manner. That’s why we’re on call 24/7 and can assist with emergency services when needed most. We take pride in ensuring that all our customers get a response from our team in case of an emergency.
Our highly trained team uses only the best equipment and does a thorough job of tree trimming, pruning, removing trees, and tree cleanup after a storm. Call us now: 718-885-0914