Removing Large Trees By Yourself

When it comes to trees, many people think that they can handle them at home via self tree removal. Unless you’re a licensed arborist with plenty of experience in the field, then we highly suggest you leave any large tree removals to the professionals who handle them daily. Going about conducting removing a large tree by yourself is not just dangerous, but can end up costing you more money in the long run if not handled properly.

Large Tree Removal Dos and Dont’s


Get your property and trees assessed for risk and health
Take advantage of Blackhawk’s tree removal services
Clear the site and yard of any debris/yard decorations/obstructions


Try and remove the tree yourself
Attempt to only remove a portion of a tree
Employ an uninsured arborist
Settle for just a trim
Forget about stump removal

DIY Tree Removal

You may be tempted to round up the neighbors and do a little bit of DIY tree removal with your own chainsaws and ropes, but we can’t stress enough just how important it is that you leave the job to the professionals. Not only do we have the proper equipment to do the job,  but we also have the knowledge and experience to safely remove any tree without jeopardizing damage to your property and surrounding trees.

The methods we use to remove trees require heavy-duty cranes, specialized climbing equipment, and knowledge of how to make the appropriate notch and wedges so that the tree doesn’t fall on anyone or anything.

Tree Removal Services from Blackhawk

If you’ve recently come to the conclusion that you need a tree removed from your property, then let Blackhawk take care of the hard work for you. Call us today at [phone] to inquire about our tree removal services and to speak with someone who can get you set up with a on-site assessment.