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Ultimate Winter Ready Checklist

Posted 30/04/18

Autumn is a great time to get stuck in with preparations to get your home in the best shape and be a healthy place to be during the challenging winter months. Mould & mildew control Prevention is easier than treatment. Check around your house for spots that are prone to leaks, condensation

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Winter Gardening Tips for March and April in New Zealand

Posted 13/03/13

A successful garden provides a visually interesting variety of colour year-round.  Builderscrack has some winter gardening tips for you! Start by incorporating a blend of trees both evergreen and deciduous, mixed up with flowering shrubs, spring bulbs, perennials and annuals. In climates with

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8 Ways to Protect Your Trees Before Heading Into Winter

Posted 29/04/15

Many homeowners are under impression that the vast majority of winter damage to their trees comes as a result of unusually cold temperatures. While this can be an aspect, there are other factors at play and we explore them... What causes most damage is the drying due to cold air and the u

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This is How your Gutters and Spouting Could be Damaging your Home (and what to do about it)

Posted 28/06/19

Guttering and spouting do more than take rainwater away, they are essential for a healthy, happy home. Read on to learn signs that indicate issues, and tips for resolving damage... What damage could my guttering be causing? Externally: A sagging gutter will damage your home’s fascia. P

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4 Reasons for Using Professional Tree Care Services

Posted 29/04/14

Hiring professional tree care services can save you time and effort - here's four great reasons why you should use professional tree care services. Saves you time: professional tree care service providers have the right equipment and skills to get the job done quickly. You don't need to take

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Midwinter Home Renovation Checklist for Homeowners

Posted 18/06/13

Queens Birthday weekend kicks off the official start to winter. You may be thinking there’s not a lot that can be done to your home during the winter months, but think again! Here’s your very own Midwinter Home Renovation Checklist, which you can use to work out what needs doing at your home. Y

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5 Steps to Transform Your Landscaping Dreams into a Backyard Reality

Posted 25/02/20

We’ve mapped out five actionable steps to transform your landscaping dreams to life and add value to your property.

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7 Things Tradies Want You To Know Going Into 2022

Posted 30/11/21

Next year will be the year of catch-22’s for home improvement. So, how can you get a great outcome for your project in these busy times?

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Choosing and Using an Arborist

Posted 23/10/12

There is an art to trimming back a tree - careless hacking can adversely affect the health of a tree, and in some cases cause it to die. Rather than lopping its top off, and completely ruining its shape and health, call in someone who can provide a solution to suit both your needs and the tree's

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Winterizing your House Exterior, Doors & Windows Part 2

Posted 18/06/14

The second in a three-part series sharing tips on weatherproofing your home to combat the Kiwi winter, focusing on the exterior of your home, doors and windows.  Winterizing your house exterior The first article covered, inspecting fireplaces, wood stoves and chimneys and also discuss

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Gleditsia pruning - reduce by 30%

Posted 13 hours ago

We have a large gleditsia needing to be reduced in size slightly and thinned out. Too high for my ladder, so need someone with the expertise to reach the height and ensure we maintain the shape of the tree as its size is reduced please.

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Pruning and removal of trees

Posted 14 hours ago

Remove 2 small trees and vine on the fence. Prune about 10 trees.

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Hedge trimming

Posted 21 hours ago

We have a 6 metre high x 7 metre (approx) long hedge that requires reducing to about 3-4 metres Easy access for machinery, all on level ground cheers

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Peach tree collapsed - remove branches

Posted 23 hours ago

Peach tree has collapsed in back yard - require all affected branches to be cut and removed from property.

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Removal of privet trees

Posted 1 day ago

We have some (3-4) invasive privet trees on our property that have grown very high and bushy that we would like removed and stumps ground down so that they will not regrow. You can chip the wood and leave it to cover the lawn. Timeframe: not urgent but ready to be done now. NB: access is difficult- we are down a very steep drive, and access to backyard is down a steep slope, and I am not sure how a wood chipper machine could be brought there...if it can be lifted, a better access point woul...

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7 Trees to be removed

Posted 1 day ago

We have 7 trees that have been overgrown. About 3 meters high. We need them cut and the stumps ground, and the trees taken away. We also need this completed as soon as possible. Please quote.

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Tree prune

Posted 2 days ago

A row of acmena trees need to be pruned plus some other minor work.

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Prunning Puhutukawa

Posted 2 days ago

There are two Puhutakawa trees to be pruned under Gutters hight

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Trimming an apple tree

Posted 2 days ago

Quote required for trimming an apple tree growing over neighbour's fence and the part that grows over the shed. Ideally, get the branch that grow over chopped without killing the tree as it provides good shade on our side. Job started/completed March 2022. Location: Mount Wellington Tree height 3m by estimation

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Cut down tree and remove stump

Posted 3 days ago

Please see attached photo of the tree. This tree needs to cut down and make room for the new subdivision.

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Tree trim and shape

Posted 3 days ago

Trim and shape little trees

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Dead tree removal and stomp grinding

Posted 3 days ago

Dead kowhai tree approx 5m tall needs to be removed. It had been damaged by borer. Stump to be removed also. It is in a middle of a garden, next to a deck and close to the house.

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Tree removal and stump grinding

Posted 3 days ago

Removal of 1 x large gum tree and 2 x small tree. Stump grinding - 3 x large stumps and 1 x small stump

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Moderate/large tree trimming

Posted 3 days ago

2 xModerate/large trees need trimming. We can take the rubbish away. One is a blossom, one is a silk like tree with orange berries. Plus some tall rhododendron.

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Small job just needs some trees reduced

Posted 3 days ago

Hello we need to get a couple of trees reduced by about 1.5 meters, we need it done this week or next, I hope you can help!

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Tree removal

Posted 3 days ago

We have a tree in our front yard that we would like to have removed

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Shaping Tibouchina trees

Posted 3 days ago

Hi We have two Tibouchina trees in our front yard, and they require a bit of shaping and pruning. We want to reduce the volume of tree to 2/3.

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Palm tree pruning

Posted 3 days ago

6x palm trees need old palm fronds removed from trunks

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Tree Cutting and Remove the Stump

Posted 4 days ago

I would like to get a quote on cutting and removing the stump of a tree. The photo is attached. The area is Manurewa

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Weed /creeper and stump grinding dust removal

Posted 4 days ago

Hi, I have a job in Ellerslie that requires removal of weeds/creepers from the boundary fences /walls and removal of wood dust left over after stump grinding. Pic attached. Would like to get a quote for this work to take place at the earliest possible

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Recent arborists reviews

With over 214,000 reviews in total, and an average rating of 9/10, you can be confident that your job will be handled with the utmost care.

Trees removed

Work carried out by the owner & subcontractors

14th January 2022

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Silk Tree Stump Removal

Work carried out by the owner/operator

13th January 2022

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

3 small stumps


13th January 2022

Workmanship
 4
Cost
 4
Schedule
 4
Communication
 4

Silk Tree

Work carried out by the owner/operator

10th January 2022

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Help sort this row of ?titoki trees

Work carried out by the owner/operator

8th January 2022

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Trimming back the bouganvillea

Work carried out by the owner/operator

7th January 2022

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 3

Tree removal

Work carried out by the owner/operator

6th January 2022

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Quote for cabbage tree removal and disposal

Work carried out by the owner/operator

6th January 2022

Workmanship
 4
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Oak Tree trimming

Work carried out by an employee of the company

5th January 2022

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Tree trim

Work carried out by the owner/operator

4th January 2022

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Pruning

Work carried out by the owner/operator

4th January 2022

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 4

Tree stump removal

Work carried out by the owner/operator

3rd January 2022

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Tidy up tree branches

Work carried out by an employee of the company

29th December 2021

Workmanship
 4
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

2 x Tree removal and grinding

Work carried out by the owner/operator

23rd December 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Hedge trimming

Work carried out by the owner/operator

23rd December 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Tree removal

Work carried out by the owner/operator

22nd December 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 4
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Tree pruning

Work carried out by the owner/operator

22nd December 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Tree Pruning

Work carried out by the owner/operator

21st December 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

400mm stump removed

Work carried out by the owner/operator

20th December 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5

Trim the tree

Work carried out by the owner/operator

20th December 2021

Workmanship
 5
Cost
 5
Schedule
 5
Communication
 5
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