Edinburgh Stump Grinding
Residential And Business Customers

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Whether or not you have had your tree felled as part of a landscaping project, due to storm damage or due to infection, if the arborists who felled the tree did not take care of the stump removal then taking out the remaining stump is certainly not a straightforward task.

Residential And Business Tree Stump Grinding

Our contractors work, not only with individual homes and business owners but they also work with professional landscaping companies, property developers and local governments. No project is too tough for our stump grinding experts to take care of. All our experts are responsible throughout their handling of each project, regardless of how large or small the project is. Almost all the stump grinding projects are completed within a day except if there are circumstances beyond our control.

What Is The Charge For Tree Stump Grinding?

There are a number of factors that will have an effect on the price for our stump grinding solutions including:
  • The specific location of the stump being removed. When a tree stump is near a fence, wall or building, specialist equipment is needed in addition to special care & skill-set for the tree surgeon, for them to minimise the risk of damage to the home or business.
  • The thickness of the stump
  • The depth that the stump is buried in the soil
  • Adjoining roots. If the roots have extended under a driveway or a pavement, it causes more issues that entail extra machinery and management.

Your Tree Stump Grinding Frequently Asked Questions Answered

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What are a couple of the best and most common solutions of stump removal?

Tree stumps may be eliminated by using chemicals, extracting, burning or grinding so as to remove them.

Which stump removal technique does the job the best?

There is no one procedure that is better in comparison to any of the others. Rather, the correct procedure will depend upon the overall size of the stump, its root structure, and a variety of many other factors.

What does stump grinding cost?

Stump grinding will either be priced per hour or by the stump. A per hour rate will generally cost about £100 – £120, where a ‘per stump’ rate is harder to establish.

How long does it need to clear away astump?

The length of time it takes to take out a stump will depend on the procedure utilised by the arborist. Working with a professional stump grinder or a mechanical stump remover it could be completed in half a day while burning or using enzyme treatments will definitely take significantly longer.

What is the most reliable method of stump removal?

The preferred method is to remove the stump by loosening it from the earth and then using a pulley or cable to vigorously raise it directly from its root systems. This technique calls for heavy equipment and is certainly not a DIY job.

Are the workforce properly insured?

Stump grinding can be risky in various circumstances, and that is exactly why it is so vital to locate a firm who has both the skills and practical experience to do the job efficiently. It is also vital to reduce any kind of potential danger. Every one of the stump grinding service providers in our network enlists the services of tree surgeons who are fully licensed and insured. Tree Surgeon Granton

Can I Not just burn astump out?

Lots of property owners make the oversight of assuming they can simply use paraffin or petrol to burn a stump out. Although this technique may and sometimes does work, it really could be dangerous for individuals that are inexperienced. What’s more, in some cases, the stump does not completely burn out, which leaves an unattractive growth.

Will the roots be taken out, also?

Root removal isn’t usually provided in a stump removal service, and in most cases, it isn’t necessary. When astump has been correctly taken out, the roots will not keep on growing and ought to cause no complications to your home’s foundation or garden.

Could I carry out the stump removal on my own?

Most commercial property owners think that it can be alright to extract a tree stump by securing a rope or strap to it and then trying to drag it out using a van or truck, or by trying to burn it to the point where what’s left of the stump may be removed using an axe. However, neither one of these solutions is encouraged, as major damage to your house could be caused.

Is it going to cost a lot to get the stumps extracted on my house?

Tree stumps that are faster and less complicated to extract will certainly set you back less than those stumps that are bigger and also more deeply rooted. While speaking with the stump removal service providers, they will give you a quotation, that will include full clearing of any stumps that may be present in the garden that has become a problem and you would like them removed.
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