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Is A Tree Survey A Legal Requirement

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Is A Tree Survey A Legal Requirement

An Arboricultural survey, otherwise known as a BS5837 Tree Survey, is a comprehensive assessment of all the trees located in a designated development site. The completed survey provides a variety of information and data concerning the existing trees in a specific area, from expected lifespan to root spread. The survey should be executed by an experienced and qualified Arborist, not a Tree Surgeon, as they specialise in more general tree maintenance...

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How Do You Survey A Tree

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How Do You Survey A Tree

Have you ever wondered, How Do You Survey A Tree? This article looks at how a professional will carry out a tree survey. We discuss how professional tree surveys are conducted and how they identify issues. A professional BS 5837 Tree Survey, otherwise known as an Arboricultural survey, compiles all relevant information in regards to the trees located on the desired development site.  The Tree Survey should be conducted by a professionally...

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What Is A BS5837 Tree Survey

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What Is A BS5837 Tree Survey

What Is A BS5837 Tree Survey? This article looks at what is included in a BS5837 Tree Survey, who can carry out the survey and why it is required. When contemplating a development or construction plan on any land in the UK that contains trees, the developers must first undergo the obligatory BS5837 Tree Survey.  The architect, land developer, builder, engineer, town planner or whoever is in charge of the development must abide by...

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How Much Does A Tree Survey Cost UK

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How Much Does A Tree Survey Cost UK

How much does a tree survey cost UK? If you require help assessing the health of a tree, a professional tree surveyor can provide useful information. Find out how much a tree survey costs in the UK. A professional arborist will visit your area and do a no-negative recording survey for £299.  This means that generating a tree report that offers information on completely healthy trees or poses no risk will be free of charge.  If...

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How Do You Tell If A Tree Needs To Be Removed

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How Do You Tell If A Tree Needs To Be Removed

Find out how to you tell if a tree needs to be removed. We look at when it is time to call an arborist to remove a tree from your property. The decision to remove a tree can be challenging because there are many factors to consider. The health of the tree, any trunk damage or hollow trunks, the history and environment of the tree will all be evaluated before the final decision is met. While many arborists will attempt to keep the...

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What Is The Law On Overgrown Trees

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What Is The Law On Overgrown Trees

If a tree from a neighbours property is encroaching onto your property you may want to know: what is the law on overgrown trees? This article looks at the law and dealing with trees. We value the trees in our private gardens and parks, as they give aesthetic appeal and amenity value, among housing wildlife and nurturing an ecosystem. It's only when tree roots begin to overgrow, overhanging branches and large trees cross the property...

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Is It Legal To Cut Down A Tree On Your Property

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Is It Legal To Cut Down A Tree On Your Property

Is it legal to cut down a tree on your property? This article looks at legal questions about cutting a tree down on your property. Although you may believe that trees on your property are your own to do with as you please, there are sometimes more hoops to jump through than you realise. If a neighbouring tree enters your property and you want to cut back the branches, you should check that you have the legal right to do so. Your...

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What Does A Tree Survey Cost

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What Does A Tree Survey Cost

Do you need to find out: what does a tree survey cost in the UK? We explore what a BS5837 tree survey is and the tree survey process. Understanding these services will help you know what to expect in a tree survey price. When a BS5837 tree survey has been carried out, you will be given recommendations regarding the appropriate ways to retain the tree when nearby developments occur.  Ultimately they are only needed where developments...

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Removing Trees Close To Your House

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Removing Trees Close To Your House

Have you asked: Should I remove a tree close to house? We look at whether it matters if trees grow close to your home. Find out more about the problem with trees and buildings. Trees achieve their maximum amenity value once matured and can take 50 years to do so. These mature trees are irreplaceable and offer a multitude of value, especially so in built-up areas.  In terms of whether a tree is directly causing damage to your...

Posted by: Admin on: 2021-08-24 15:45:02 Read More

How To Tell if a Tree Is Diseased

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How To Tell if a Tree Is Diseased

How can you tell if a tree is diseased? We offer advice about how to tell if our tree is dead, dying or diseased. Find out more about the signs of disease in trees. Trees are robust, and we typically leave them to it without any worry; however, it is rare for a tree to be entirely free of disease.  Healthy trees typically coexist with pathogens and will survive many decades; however, some pathogens or diseases are too much...

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How Much Do Tree Surgeons Charge

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How Much Do Tree Surgeons Charge

Do you want to find out more about how much do tree surgeons charge? We look at the factors that effect the cost of tree surgery work.  A tree surgery company will usually offer individual tree surgery services for your particular needs instead of service packages.  Typically an arborist (tree surgeon) would need to assess or survey the situation and the project before offering a price estimate.  Several factors that can...

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What Are Residential Tree Care Services

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What Are Residential Tree Care Services

Trees are precious and valuable investments that offer aesthetics and practical benefits for years and generations.  At times, you may need to treat them for diseases, pruning, and even complete removal. Trees should only be handled by experts who are trained to maintain and manage them safely. Whether your trees are sick or healthy, a qualified arborist can offer quality tree services. Established in the 1920s, the ISA...

Posted by: Admin on: 2021-08-10 11:37:34 Read More

Choosing A Tree Surgeon

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Choosing A Tree Surgeon

As there are no legal requirements to have professional training and licenses, it is imperative that you choose the right tree surgeon to avoid any improper work, which can lead to personal injury or injury to others, as well as property damage.  Trees require special care and respect; choosing the right tree surgeon will not only keep your trees happy and healthy, but it will also ensure optimal tree growth for the future. In...

Posted by: Admin on: 2021-08-10 11:26:58 Read More

Saving Storm-Damaged Trees

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Saving Storm-Damaged Trees

As a responsible homeowner, have you ever lived through the heartbreak of having your carefully nurtured trees damaged by stormy weather or heavy winds?  If you find broken branches in your garden after a stormy night, it's important to get in contact with a fully qualified tree surgeon for an evaluation to avoid any future accidents from unsafe branches. When extremes of weather cause storm-damaged trees...

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Questions To Ask Your Arborist

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Questions To Ask Your Arborist

If you are thinking of hiring a tree surgeon or an arborist to carry out tree care services, there are various questions you should ask before you commit to hiring their services.  First of all, ensure they are fully-insured, certified, and equipped with suitable equipment when carrying out any tree surgery work. Failure to have these could put your property or trees in danger. Tree surgeries which use chainsaws and...

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What is Commercial Tree Care

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What is Commercial Tree Care

If you are looking for commercial tree care, you should choose an arborist with experience in working with a vast range of commercial entities. This includes construction companies, schools, local authorities, civil engineering, property developers, and landscape gardeners among others. A commercial arborist is equipped with the professional knowledge and tools to efficiently perform tree surgery work. It is suitable for larger corporations...

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Who Can Provide Tree Planting Services

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Who Can Provide Tree Planting Services

Who Can Provide Tree Planting Services? Planning a garden is tough, for both the novice and more seasoned gardener, especially when it comes to long term commitments like planting trees. With the help of an ISA-certified arborist, you can ensure that your trees thrive in your garden and bring you pleasure. One of the most important factors when choosing any tree is knowing the conditions of the site. The type of soil you...

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Who can Provide Emergency Tree Removal

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Who can Provide Emergency Tree Removal

Do not allow dangling trees or branches to continue posing risks to your house and family. Consult a trained arborist who is an expert in emergency tree removal services.  ISA qualified arborists are trained to use specialist equipment, unmatched experience and climbing techniques to help in tree trimming, pruning, and removal. If trees in your home fall suddenly, a qualified tree specialist can help you solve the problem...

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What Is The Benefit of Tree Pruning

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What Is The Benefit of Tree Pruning

When you are pruning the tree, you need to have enough knowledge of how to cut correctly to avoid causing damage to the tree. When you prune a tree, it will take time for that tree to heal the wound; removing excessive branches can cause the tree to have a lot of injuries which is difficult for a tree to heal. Care must be taken when pruning as it can lead to low production and increase the risk of infection and diseases. Trees can...

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Tree Removal for Land Clearance

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Tree Removal for Land Clearance

If there is an occasion when trees and stumps need to be cleared on a piece of land, it's important to make sure that this is done in a responsible way.  ISA trained arborists have experience of working with a range of different companies and organisations, including city planners and construction companies.  Every situation is different but an arborist can use their extensive knowledge to help find a solution...

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What is Arboriculture

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What is Arboriculture

The word Arboriculture is derived from the Latin word arbor, meaning tree, and the English "culture". Arboriculture is the practised science of the cultivation of trees and shrubs. Arborists study how trees grow and interact with their environments, in addition to the skills and practices of cultivating them. The fundamental practice of Arboriculture is using techniques to maintain the life of trees. This can include removal...

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Qualification A Tree Surgeon Should Have

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Qualification A Tree Surgeon Should Have

What qualification should a tree surgeon have in the UK? We look at the recognised UK arborists schemes that a tree surgeon should be part of to show they are competent in their work. You can become a tree surgeon by going through a college course, university course, apprenticeship, or doing jobs relevant to working towards a tree surgeon's role.  Some of the relevant University courses include Arboriculture, Forest...

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My Neighbours Trees Are Too High

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My Neighbours Trees Are Too High

What can I do if my Neighbours trees are too high? We look at what you can do if your neighbours trees or hedges overhang your property. Before a council or local authority can intervene in your affairs, you should try to settle this dispute about a high hedge informally to make things quicker and simpler. If your talks with the neighbour don't work out too well, you can ask for a complaint form from your local council if the...

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Environmental Benefits Of Trees

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Environmental Benefits Of Trees

What Are The Environmental Benefits Of Trees? We look at why Trees are important for Biodiversity and how woods are good for our health and wellbeing. In a very broad sense, biodiversity is a term used to describe life on earth with its variety.  In each patch of grassland, woodland and other habitats, there are many organisms. These organisms are both large and microscopically small and interact with the environment...

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