Having trouble with trees growing too big? This customer did. These were planted not that long ago, and quickly grew to an unmanageable size. Our Cockatoo Tree Removal service was called in to help fix the problem. The small trees
An emergency job came up where a tree had fallen onto the roof of a house in Cockatoo. The tree had caused structural damage to the house, and the pitch of the roof made access quick difficult. When we work
Be very wary of well meaning arboricultural reports and opinions on the health of trees. Defect inside of trees is difficult to spot and often the opinions expressed are not based on experience of tree removals and storm damage work.
The tree climbing and arboricultural conference is finished until next year! The “Trivect “and “Planning for Maintenance, not removals” presentations were well received. Graeme will be heading up to World Arbor Camp tomorrow to do some additional talks.
We had another emergency tree removal job today. A small tree had uprooted from the ground and was leaning out over the neighbours house and water tanks in Mt Evelyn. Mt Evelyn is in the foothills of the Dandenong Ranges,
CONTACT US IF YOU NEED ASSISTANCE with storm damaged trees. Emergency Storm Damage Tree work is our bag. We have access to a huge variety of rigging and stabilisation equipment to make storm damaged trees safe. Sherbrooke Tree Service is
Removed a few trees at a property in Cockatoo earlier this week. One of the trees we lowered in one big piece. The tree was a reasonably small tree, leaning over a house. With a suitable high point, it can
The current Australian ArborAge magazine has an exert written by Graeme in regards to Tree Rescue as discussed on an earlier post titled Tree Rescue Article in ArborAge. A pdf exert of the magazine can be downloaded from here. ArborAge
We’ve been doing some work with the Department of Sustainability and Environment in Marysville, cabling mature Mountain Ash away from a public access area. We used tree jacks for many of the trees, others we set large cables and winched
Sherbrooke Tree Service removes tree’s of all sizes, and can have your tree simply dropped our completely removed using our chipper and excavator! You can keep the mulch, or have us take it away and dispose of it. Contact us
Removed several dead trees from a home in Avonsleigh that were over the top of the children’s cubby house, neighbours clothes line, fence, garden, gazebo and an incinerator. Nothing was damaged, and the job was done using our well adapted
I was contract climbing for a Yarra Ranges based tree company a few months ago, and this photo was taken as I took the top of the tree out and caught it on rope. This meant we could preserve the
We had two interesting jobs on today – one at William Ricketts Sanctuary and another at Burnham Beeches. This brief post is about the job at Burnham Beeches where we used a helicopter to remove some storm damaged limbs from
The four wheel drive tracks throughout Bunyip State Forest were affected by the Bunyip Ridge fire. A large number of hazard trees were assessed alongside the track and were marked for removal. In October/November 2009, Sherbrooke Tree Service was engaged
We hired one of Red Roo’s 730X chippers for some work we were doing in the Alfred Nicolas Gardens which is part of the Dandenong Ranges. Jim Kerr from Red Roo kindly took some video of the chipper doing what
We were back on Mt Dandenong today. Tree lopping for something different. A few photos of PNF’s 18M travel tower. Ace Tree had their chipper out.
A large Eucalyptus regnans out the front of William Ricketts sanctuary needed to be removed. William Ricketts Sanctuary is located in Melbourne’s south-east in the Dandenong ranges, and is managed by Parks Victoria. Graeme accesses the tree and rigs a
OPPOSING PENDULUMS When the opposing pendulums system was developed, there was no literature or evidence that such a system had been developed ever before. Graeme wrote a paper on the successes of the system and submitted it to the Journal
This climbing video is also on youtube in HD! Graeme descends onto a dead and rotten tree so that he can safely work on it. After lopping out the head, the rest of the tree is blocked down. When the