Services

Tree Surgery in Kent

Tree surgery in Kent requires vast knowledge, a wealth of training and a lifetime of experience. Effective tree surgery in Kent also requires a good working knowledge of local trees. With Elite Tree care you benefit from our wealth of experience in the sector and a fully qualified team, trained to the highest of industry standards. Our rates are affordable and we are available for contracts of all size, both residential and commercial. Our main services are listed below, together with an outline of whats involved with the particular technique we employ, if you have any questions or queries please dont hesitate to call, our team is available 24 hours a day for your convenience.

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Tree Coppicing Kent

Tree coppicing Kent is the traditional method of cutting back or cutting down trees back to ground level which allows the stump to regenerate. The process of tree coppicing Kent is often repeated every 10-30 years to keep the tree in a juvenile state which helps to prolong the life of the tree. For more information on Tree coppicing Kent head over to our service news section or contact us.

 

 

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Crown Lifting Kent

Crown Lifting Kent is the process of removing lower branches to increase the distance between the base of the canopy and the ground. The most Common reason for crown lifting Kent is the provision of access for traffic or pedestrians or to allow more light into an area. For more information on crown lifting Kent head over to our service news section or contact us.

 

 

Crown Reduction Kent

Crown reduction Kent is the process of reducing the overall height and spread of the tree by removing the ends of branches evenly throughout the crown, whilst maintaining the tree’s natural shape. Crown reduction Kent is often employed to address structural problems or contain trees in instances where their growth is spreading into inconvenience areas, or there is simply no more space to grow into. For more information on crown reduction Kent head over to our service news section or contact us.

 

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Crown Thinning Kent

Crown thinning Kent involves the removal of dead, weak, overlapping and duplicated branches from the crown of the tree which helps  improve the balance and structure of the tree as a whole. Crown thinning Kent also helps make the tree appear less dense since more light is able to get through the branches, with Crown thinning Kent you do not alter the overall size or shape of the tree. For more information on crown reduction Kent head over to our service news section or contact us.

 

 

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Dead Wooding Kent

Dead wooding Kent is the process of removing dead, dying or diseased wood from the tree, the main reason you woudl contact us for dead wooding Kent is safety hazards involved with a trees dead wood, the chances of the tree itself falling down or the dead wood within the tree falling are greatly reduced after dead wooding Kent, trees that require dead wooding  are ordinarily older more mature trees which are often found to be overhanging properties, public highways, pathways and garden areas. For more information on crown reduction Kent head over to our service news section or contact  us.

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Tree Dismantling Kent

It is often the case that a tree just needs to be removed, the process is known as tree dismantling Kent, if space and safety permit it, a tree can be felled in one piece. If the area below is clear and there are no obstructions, branches can be cut and allowed to fall. When branches are too big or heavy for the tree surgeon to safely throw clear, or, obstructions will not permit a branch to free fall, ropes will be used to lower the branches down to the ground. For more information on tree dismantling Kent head over to our service news section or contact us.

 

 

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Tree Felling Kent

Tree felling Kent is the complete removal of an entire tree right down to ground level which is achieved using one of 2 possible methods. The first option is known as section felling which is used in circumstances where there is a possibility of damage to a property or risk of harm to the general public. In this instance the tree is felled in sections. Option 2 is known as straight felling and removes the tree as a single unit. Straight felling is only an option where there is no risk of damage to any property or persons whatsoever.  Read more on tree felling in Kent.

 

 

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Tree Pollarding Kent

Tree pollarding Kent is an old and traditional method of tree maintenance. It is a method of pruning that keeps trees smaller than they would grow naturally. Tree pollarding is usually begun when the tree reaches a certain height with annual pollarding restricting the tree to that height. For more information on tree pollarding Kent head over to our service news section or contact us.

 

 

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Stump Grinding & Removal

If you would like us to remove the stumps we are able to do so. We remove stumps on a regular basis and have vast experience int he field of stump grinding and removal. We use specialist equipment when instructed for stump grinding or removal. For more information on stump removal Kent head over to our service news section or contact us.