TREE SURGERY & REMOVALS
Commercial & residential clients across the South West
Whatever the job, get in touch and we’ll let you know how we can help you:
Silver Tree Services Ltd. can provide fully comprehensive services for all scales of work, from small residential jobs to large commercial contracts. Our work is carried out to BS3998:2010 with all members of our team fully NPTC qualified and experienced.
We are available to quote for all jobs prior to commencing works, below are some examples of the kind of works we undertake as well as the terminology used. Feel free to get in touch if you have a more specialised query as we have an incredibly adaptable team that will ensure the work is undertaken safely and efficiently.
Cutting down the main growth of a tree down to a stump, no bigger than 12 inches (300mm) off the ground. This method is used, in order for the tree to regenerate and start anew. However, it works only on selected and appropriately aged species of trees – Hazel, Sweet Chestnut, etc.
The removal of stems or limbs that have died either due to natural ageing or external influence. These can be a danger to the tree or people if the tree is in a high traffic area. We can ensure this is dealt with using the appropriate amount of caution
The act of pruning young trees, in order for them to take a desired form or shape. This method helps prevent the tree from suffering from major physical weaknesses once it matures.
A type of pruning that helps encourage the development of the tree’s lower shoots. This method is also great at emulating the natural process of tree ageing. Allowing veteran trees to grow in a healthy and safe manner.
Our team are able to process any larger branches into coins in order to make them more manageable as well as chip any other limbs on site. This can either be left on site for use by the client or taken back to the yard where we will repurpose it. Please see our Logs & Wood Chip section for further detail.
Arisings are the debris left behind after a tree surgery job such as branches, twigs, logs, foliage and wood chip. We have all the facilities to remove, transport and sustainably process any of bi-products of the
Onsite risk assessments are carried out during the quoting stage, this allows us to arrange equipment we may need for safe working practice. Once on site and before any work begins we carry out another risk assessment, we constantly assess and manage risk during the work. We hold NEBOSH (National General Certificate Occupational Health & Safety) a globally respected qualification recommended and used by 80% of all business in the UK.
This service generally refers to the thinning of larger woodland areas, to make way for improved growth or other developments, as required. We have the experience of working on extensive areas and as always, adhere to all risk assessment, and health and safety requirements.
We always assess each individual tree and advise suitable works. Prior to any tree work, we contact the local authority with whom we work very closely, if the tree in question has a TPO (Tree Preservation Order) we submit a standard planning application to the local authority detailing work we recommend on that particular tree. We carry out TPO’s on a weekly basis and are 100% successful as we have vast experience dealing with preserving and conservation of these special trees.
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Questions & Quotations
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