It can be a challenge when trying to decide who to choose for a service, especially when the risk involved is your home, family, and/or assets.
It has been shown that upwards of 20% of your property value is dependant on your landscaping, mainly residing in your trees/shrubs.
While you may have the ability to trim these yourself, be sure to research the proper ways to do so. This will ensure that you don't permenantly damage the foliage/structure of your plants.
Be aware that there are some things involving trees that you might want to call on a professional for.
* When the limbs you may be removing are overhead* When the tree you are trying to remove may fall and hit your house, fence, other buildings, or your neighbors* When you don't feel 100% comfortable that you will be able to accomplish on your own. It's ok to call for an estimate and as the person what they think.
Don't be afraid to ask questions. Most reputable tree service companies are willing to come out and help you asses. Just remember, if they treat you well, do the project to your specifications, and you are completely satisfied, give them a little back by reviewing them on one or more of their internet listing. Let others know how well they serviced you and your family!