Tree and stump removal specialists
Top quality work at an affordable price
To remove a tree stump, the best and safest way is by grinding both the stump and the tree surface roots. We have the specialised equipment and knowledge to to this safely and leave the area with zero damage and ready for use.
We can leave the mulch or take it away - up to you.
Whatever your reasons for needing a tree removed, it needs to be done safely and by specialists who know what they are doing.
We offer a Wellington wide, experienced, professional service removing trees safely and ensuring no damage to property. Our service includes removal.
Fully Qualified and Fully Insured
Cost effective, professional
stump removal. Satisfaction guaranteed.
Frequently asked questions
Once you have had a tree removed from your property, you can call on us to provide you with a reliable stump grinding service. Stump grinding is where we grind the remainder of the tree for you to be able to use the space for other projects or simply improve the overall look of your section or garden. Our equipment grinds away the remaining stump from the ground to below the existing ground surface. - safely - taking the stump away. Our equipment allows for removal of any stump of any size.
You will no longer see any part of the tree that was once there and the area will be safe to transform into lawn or garden.
Can I leave my tree stump in place?
Of course. That's entirely up to you. You should know though, that as a tree rots and breaks down large roots can produce small sink holes that make the ground unstable. As part of the natural decay process, bacteria and viruses can invade the stump which can infect other plants or trees nearby.
Are there other benefits to removing my tree stump?
Tree stumps can take up a lot of space in your lawn or garden. Removing these stumps by grinding frees up that space for lawn, or allows you to plant something new in its place.
Tree stumps can pose a tripping hazard, especially for younger or older people. Both stump grinding and stump removal will clear the obstruction and eliminate the potential for accidents.
When is the best time to remove my tree stump?
It can be the most effective to grind your stump on the day the tree is cut down. This removes any hazards immediately by having the stump removed. We can provide a total service, or work in conjunction with your arborist or tree surgeon. Our preferred arborist is Richard from Crosscut Treework Ltd, and he recommends our work too. However, a stump can be removed at any time - even a very old stump can be ground.
What happens to the tree stump?
Your tree stump will be turned into productive mulch. This is excellent for the garden. It helps to retain moisture, protects new plants, improves soil health, and can provide a home for beneficial insects.
Do you grind stumps in my area?
We grind stumps of any size across Wellington, Lower Hutt and Upper Hutt.
What will the stump grinding cost be?
We provide cost effective services and fully quote all our work so you know what you'll pay. It's hard to give a general estimate as it depends on the size of your stump, how much of the underground part you need removed (for example if you want to plant a new tree there), and the surrounding environment. We offer free quotes with no obligation so give us a call today.
I have a tree that's been badly damaged in a storm, what should I do?
Give us a call to discuss. We can take down the remainder of the tree then grind the stump for you. We'll also remove any fallen or broken branches and make the area safe again.
Can I grind the stump myself?
While it's true that there are stump grinders for hire, we do not recommend that you grind your own stump unless you have training and experience to do so. It is very heavy and dangerous work and you have to be skilled in using the right equipment for your particular job. We are fully insured and trained for this type of tree removal work so give us a call. We're cost effective and friendly.
I have a different question
No problem. Give us a call today or send us a message