Tree Removal — Why Hire an Arborist

Trees are an essential part of any landscape, providing shade, beauty, and even a habitat for birds and other wildlife. However, sometimes it may become necessary to remove a tree. Whether it’s due to storm damage, disease, or simply because the tree is too close to a house or power line, removing a tree can be a dangerous task. This is why it’s important to call an arborist to remove your tree.

Arborists are professionals who specialize in tree care and maintenance. They have the expertise and knowledge necessary to safely remove trees without causing damage to surrounding structures or property. Arborists are trained in the art of tree removal and have the tools and equipment necessary to do the job safely and efficiently.

Arborists can assess the tree and provide guidance on how to safely remove it. They can determine the best course of action, taking into account the size and condition of the tree, the surrounding landscape, and any obstacles that may be present. Arborists can also identify any potential hazards that may be present, such as power lines, and take steps to ensure the safety of everyone involved in the removal process.

Multiple cranes remove tree from building
Multiple cranes remove tree from building

Safety

Tree removal can be a dangerous task, especially if you are not experienced or do not have the proper equipment. Trees can be heavy, and if they fall in the wrong direction, they can cause serious injury or damage to property. Arborists have the experience and training necessary to safely remove trees without causing harm.

Arborists are equipped with the proper safety gear, including hard hats, eye and ear protection, and gloves. They also have the necessary tools, such as chainsaws and ropes, to safely remove the tree. Arborists also know how to properly use these tools to minimize the risk of injury or damage to property.
Proper Equipment

Tree removal requires specialized equipment that most homeowners do not have on hand. Arborists have access to the proper equipment necessary to safely remove trees, including ropes, cranes, and bucket trucks. This equipment allows arborists to remove trees quickly and efficiently while minimizing the risk of injury or damage to property.

If you attempt to remove a tree on your own, you may not have the proper equipment necessary to do the job safely. This can result in injury or damage to property, which can be costly to repair.

Insurance

Arborists are required to carry liability insurance, which protects you in case of any damage or injury that occurs during the removal process. If you attempt to remove a tree on your own and cause damage to property or injury to yourself or someone else, you will be responsible for the cost of repairs or medical bills.

When you hire an arborist, you can rest assured that they are fully insured and that any damage or injury that occurs during the removal process will be covered by their insurance.

Save Time and Money

While it may seem like removing a tree on your own is a cost-effective solution, it can actually end up costing you more time and money in the long run. If you do not have the proper equipment or expertise, you may end up causing damage to property or injuring yourself or someone else. This can result in costly repairs or medical bills.

By hiring an arborist, you can save time and money by having the tree removed safely and efficiently. Arborists can also provide guidance on how to dispose of the tree properly, which can save you time and money in the long run.

Removing a tree can be a dangerous and difficult task. While it may be tempting to attempt to remove the tree on your own, it’s important to consider the risks involved.

Seeking Experienced Tree Climbers

Tree ClimberEverett Tree Service is looking for experienced tree climbers in the Raleigh area. Applicants must show the ability to manually remove and prune trees using up-to-date techniques. Experience working with a crane is a plus. We pay $25-45/hour based on skill level and experience. We offer health insurance, paid vacation days, and retirement plans after the first year. All current positions are in Raleigh, NC; relocation assistance may be available for the right person.

Established in 2001, Everett Tree Service is a fast-growing family business providing high-quality tree services including commercial and residential crane work, removals, pruning, stump grinding, arborist consultations, and plant healthcare throughout the Triangle. Come work with our state-of-the-art equipment and see what we are all about!

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    We are Hiring!

    Everett Tree Service is now hiring Crane Operators, Climbers, Bobcat Operators, and Bucket Operators. We have the best new equipment, year-round work, good pay, overtime available, and opportunities for promotion.

    All current positions are in Raleigh, NC; relocation assistance may be available for the right person.

    Follow the links below to our Zip Recruiter listing for more information. Continue reading We are Hiring!

    Everett Tree Service Showcased by The News&Observer

    The News&Observer recently published an article profiling a day in the life of Hurricane Florence clean up for the hard working employees of Everett Tree Service. We are humbled to be a part of the recovery, and grateful for the opportunity to help families whose homes have been damaged by trees in the hurricane.

    If you are anyone you know has a property with tree damage, contact us for a free estimate for tree removal service.
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    Umberto Castillo peeks out from a tangle of limbs as he assesses how to get a fallen pine of the roof of a house in north Raleigh on Monday, Sept. 17, 2018.
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    Everett Tree Service Pitches in to help Warmth for Wake

    Each month, Everett Tree Service hosts two charity days at our location. Each month one of these charity days is dedicated to Warmth for Wake, an outreach program sponsored by Wake County that provides wood for low income residents to heat their homes during the cold months of October through March. Everett provides the material, equipment and location and volunteers come out to help cut, chop, stack and transport the wood. We are always looking for more volunteers so if you are interested, please contact Warmth for Wake through their website!

    In the photos below, you will see owner Jimmy Everett, arborist Andrew Wharton and Gus Wharton volunteering their time to help out!

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    Everett Tree Service Acquires Local Company and Expands Service Offerings

    We are excited to announce that we recently acquired a local arborist company, Acorn Arborist Group, and are proudly expanding our service offerings as a result! We now offer complete and comprehensive plant health care. This includes pruning, spraying, fertilizing, consulting and more. With these new services, you will have more options than ever before to keep your landscaping looking beautiful throughout the year. Customers have come to expect consistent results and fair prices from Everett and now they will receive a wider variety of services that get the job done! Continue reading Everett Tree Service Acquires Local Company and Expands Service Offerings

    Welcome to Our New Website

    Thank you for visiting the new website for Everett Tree Service! We hope you learned a lot about our residential and commercial tree services, including tree trimming, storm recovery, tree removal, stump grinding and mulch. We are proud to serve the Raleigh area, including Cary, Chapel Hill, Durham and the whole Triangle with our services.

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