Tree Concerns and Removal


Trees are the answer to many of the issues we face in an urban environment. Yet, there comes a time when it is appropriate to remove a tree. Removing trees, even small ones, is very dangerous work. Therefore, it is important, and required by law, to hire an expert.

Why is it important to hire an expert just to remove a tree? A licensed tree expert is required to have training and follow safety procedures. Further, in the event that something does go wrong, a  licensed tree expert is required to be appropriately insured and bonded. Maryland offers tips (PDF, 28KB) on how to hire someone to remove, or trim, your trees.