Case Study- Large tree removal

Case Study- Large tree removal

We had a request for a quote to remove a very large Corsican pine tree in Tiptree, Essex. The tree was over 20m tall and the trunk more than 2m thick. The tree was growing right next to a busy main road and over the past two years several branches had fallen off onto...

How does a tree live?

How does a tree live? Trees are anchored into the soil by their roots.  The roots also take up water containing dissolved minerals, which then travels up the tree via special vessels called xylem within the wood of the tree. This upward passage of water and nutrients...

What is the Arboricultural Association

What is the Arboricultural Association? The Arboricultural Association or Arb Association (AA) is the largest body in the UK for the tree care professional.  It was founded in 1964 by a group of government horticulturists and forestry officers who were concerned about...

How to choose a tree surgeon

Anyone can call themselves a tree surgeon and place adverts in Yellow Pages, local village magazines and on the internet. They can offer what appears to be a genuine service. An advert alone does not guarantee quality of work, or guarantee that it will be carried out...