There are many different levels of services when removing a tree. The tree to be removed will first be chopped down by a contractor. When the contractor is through with chopping of the tree then roping of pieces will be done by climbing the tree and cutting it to more manageable sizes. There are other additional tree removal services that are carried out. There are various equipment and methods that are used in the removal of stumps.
Some of the methods involved in removing of tree stumps include; digging out, shredding with a grinder and burning. Shovel, mattock, chainsaw and a rake are some of the tools that are used with a grinder in order for the shredding process to take place.
Clearing of the rocks around the stump are done so using a shovel or mattock. Upon which the chainsaw gets into action and cuts as much of the tree stump as possible. So as to achieve leveling to the ground then the tree stump needs to be cut as much as possible. The grinder is then able to completely remove the tree stump.
Costing of the tree stump removal is made possible by measuring the diameter of the stump. The cost of stump removal using rotting is usually cheaper. Limb chipping is also an additional service which involves using of a wood chip so as to dispose wood and branch material.
In order to define wood chips then larger prices of wood need to be chopped or cut into smaller ones. Some of the uses of wood chips are; as an organic mulch, biomass solid fuel, substrate and raw material for producing wood pulp. Wood chips as well are of different types because of the type of wood chipper used and the material made from. The drum, disk and screw type are the various types of wood chippers.
For people with fire places then wood is required thus log splitting can be done. Log splitting is considered to be an ancient technique used in carpentry so as to make lumber for various wood projects. Tools used in log splitting include; cleaving axe, side knife, splitting maul, hammers and wedges in which wood should be split along the grain.
Tree trimming is also an additional services upon which there are various types such as; crown thinning, crow raising and crown reduction. Keeping lateral branches as evenly spaced as possible, pruning away branches that cross other branches and not removing more than one fourth of a living crown at once are steps to be followed through when doing crown thinning. Maintaining live branches on at least two thirds of a tree’s height when performing crown raising results to provision of clearance for pedestrians. Forming of a weak stem is attained by removing of too many branches near the bottom half.