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tree surgeon Pollockshields

We are a locally owned and operated tree care company that proudly serve Pollockshields and the Glasgow areas. We specialise in all tree services including tree removal, tree trimming, crown reduction, crown lifting, stump removal, hedge maintenance and much more.

We have many years of experience and have the knowledge and skills required to deliver the best tree maintenance and removal solutions. We take great pride in the work we do and keep up to date with the latest industry developments. We are fully qualified and insured for your peace of mind.

We offer a quick response service and will visit you to discuss your requirements and offer our advice and a free quotation.



Tree removal can range from small trees right through to really problematic trees in difficult places. This can include trees that are interfering with buildings, growing into other trees or hanging over roads and pathways.  

No matter the location and with the correct permissions, we will safely remove your tree whether it is dead, diseased or dangerous. Where space permits, trees can be felled in one single section however some trees need to be dismantled in sections for a variety of reasons, such as their location to property and buildings, highways, gardens, and even other trees.

In these instances, we work off a rope and harness within the tree. The Timber Tree Surgeon Pollockshields will carefully dismantle the tree crown and trunk into smaller sections. Rigging equipment and techniques may be used to carefully lower tree sections where there is potential for damage to people and/or property.

We are highly skilled, certified, well equipped, experienced and fully covered with Public Liability Insurance to give you confidence in our services. The Timber Tree Surgeon will carry out all aspects of tree surgery to the latest relevant British standards ‘BS3998′ of tree work, as well as other industry regulations and all our staff are NPTC trained and qualified.


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tree reductions Pollockshields

There are many practical benefits when pruning a tree, the majority of our customers want to keep their trees but are looking to create space to let more sunlight into their gardens. If done correctly tree reductions are an ideal solution to keep them fertile and strong, and keeping them to a manageable size.


  • Reduce the overall size of a tree or make it safe (crown reduction)
  • Remove low hanging branches (crown raising)
  • Reduce crown density (crown thinning)
  • Restore fruit trees in winter
  • Remove dangerous limbs or deadwood

We always operate a full clean-up job after leaving you with healthy pruned and maintained trees. Contact us for a free tree pruning consultation to discuss the range of options that will best support your trees.



Hedge maintenance Pollockshields

When done correctly, a well-trimmed and maintained hedge makes it strong and healthy promoting new growth and strengthening the root system making the hedge denser and in a better position to fight pest attacks and disease. A strong and healthy hedge looks better and serves its proper function to provide valuable shelter from gales, increasing privacy and forming a boundary around your Pollockshields property.

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Tree Surgeon Pollockshields


We are City & Guilds NPTC qualified.


We assess the situation of the tree, any buildilngs that need protected and potential access problems and how they will be resolved.


We work efficiently to get the job done with minimum fuss.


We remove trees with minimum risk to surroundings and get the result.


We remove all remains of trees in an environmentally friendly way.


Our friendly, professionally trained teams are ready to discuss affordable options.


We are experts in all types of trees and provide the best care.


We turn up to a job with a smile on our face, we like what we do!

Tree Surgeon Pollockshields

What is a Tree Surgeon ?

A professional who has the correct skills for felling, removing, pruning and trimming trees of all shapes and heights. They can remove leftover tree stumps with a stump grinder machine. Some of these tasks can be quite dangerous so they need to be confident tree climbers and qualified in the use of chainsaws and other heavy machinery, not to mention have a head for heights. Tree removals or just limb removals have to be planned, there is a certain amount of precision as they need to be taken down to the ground in a very controlled manner, taking into account all surroundings, buildings and the general Public’s safety. 
Timber Tree Surgeon Pollockshields has a wealth of knowledge to carry out all aspects of technical tree surgery to the highest of British standards. All our tree surgeons have been through the appropriate rigorous training and hold the relevant qualifications for tree surgery plus health and safety.

We complete and tender for all aspects of Residential and Commercial Tree services in the Pollockshields Area

• Tree Cutting Service + Trimming/Pruning
• Tree Planting & Location Planning
• Tree Crowning + Tree Crown Reduction
• Stump Grinding + Stump Removal
• Dead wood Removal + Deadwooding
• Tree Planting
• Tree Removal
• Hedge Removal
• Hedge Trimming 
• Hedge Management
• Crown Raising
• Crown Reduction
• Crown Thinning
• Dangerous Tree Work
• Tree Felling
• Sectional Dismantling
• Pollarding
• Safety Inspection
• Storm Damage
• Tree Preservation and Order Planning
• Damaged Tree Site Clearance
Tree Surgeon Pollockshields
Our way of thinking is to associate you with a respect for trees and the surroundings like we do. The Timber Tree Surgeon Pollockshields works with trees every day and are experts, in all the aspects of tree surgery and arborist work. We refuse to cut corners in either the job in hand or health and safety issues. If a task needs completing it must be executed correctly, no excuses!
We pride ourselves in our ongoing business and dedicated customer service relationships we have built over the years, completely at ease and confident in our ability to complete any tree surgery contract, either in the domestic or commercial sectors. We have all the modern up to date machinery twinned with highly trained, capable tree surgeons and arborist staff that really enjoy their work.

Pollockshields Tree Surgeon

We take great care in dismantling unwanted trees so the hazardous limbs are removed prior to the main trunk. This ensures a safe removal and all health and safety issues are adhered to. 
If you would like to know more about our professional service in Pollockshields, please make contact with us today.

Tree Surgeon Pollockshields – Important Considerations Regarding A Tree Surgeon For Healthy Trees

The importance of trees and proper tree care:
Trees play an important role in a healthy environment. They beautify our surroundings and need proper care and maintenance to thrive within urban environments. For that you need to employ well trained and specialist tree surgeons.

Services provided by a tree surgeon: Pollockshields

Tree surgeons provide a number of services. Tree surgeons, also known as arborists, look after the health of trees right from the beginning tasks of tree planting and nurturing your trees to the removal of established trees. Timber Tree Surgeon Pollockshields will decided how a tree should be taken down, if a tree can be felled, or dismantled in sections. Tree surgeons access a trees health condition and appropriate action to keep trees fertile and strong by reducing them and improving their overall shape within their surroundings.

The principal points to consider when choosing a tree surgeon in Pollockshields

1. No two trees or locations are the same so it’s essential that the tree surgeon inspects the tree(s) and surroundings before making their assesments and providing quotations.
2. When a tree surgeon comes out to perform an operation, he or she must have proper equipment for the work. This is significant for the care of the trees and surroundings.
3. It’s essential that your tree surgeon is insured for both public and employees liability cover, and that they protect you and your property (the risk assessment).
4. All staff are first aid accredited and qualified NPTC for the jobs they provide.
4. Ensure your tree surgeon works to the British standard of tree works BS3998: 2010 ‘Tree Work – Recommendations’.
5. Your tree surgeon should have a proper environmental plan to ensure safe working practices on-site, and a full removal and recycling plan.
6. If you live in a conservation area or suspect a tree may be protected, ensure an application has been submitted to the local council and the correct permissions have been granted before any work is carried out.
7. If in doubt ask your tree surgeon for references from similar work they have carried out, and ask to see their insurance and qualification certificates.

contact the GLASGOW tree surgeon

Whether you’re in need our tree services or are just gathering information, we will be happy to help you sort out all of your tree care needs. 

Call us today  – 0141 3211569