Professional Tree Surgeons in Essex
This is the removal of dead, dying and dangerous branches from the crown. This method is good for the health of the tree and also is a safety aspect in public areas and private gardens. Larger dead branches can be safely retained (in order to provide a habitat for birds and insects) by reducing their length and weight.
Crown reduction reduces the overall size, shape and volume of a tree by careful pruning techniques. Crown reductions are specified as a percentage. 25-30% is the standard reduction but we can always tailor your specific needs as appropriate to the trees in question.
Crown Lifting is the process of removing lower limbs of the tree to allow sunlight to filter beneath and maintain a legal safe height over footpaths and roads.
All pruning cuts comply with modern arboricultural principles which limit, as much as possible, the impact of tree surgery on tree health.