Black Dog Tree Service

Minneapolis & Bloomington's Affordable Tree Service

​Tree Removal | Tree Trimming | Stump Grinding | Emergency Service

Picture of a black lab in the woods sitting on a log in Bloomington, MNIf you own trees on your property, you have a responsibility to care for them and maintain them so that they can thrive for many years. It is crucial to learn how to take care of them because if you don’t, these beautiful trees could die prematurely. Trees are essential to human life. They provide us with the air we need to live. During the summer, we benefit from their shade, and they are a fantastic view to watch as their leaves change colors in the fall. While Mother Nature has its way to nurture trees, a little human intervention is needed for a healthy and vigorous tree. Proper maintenance is integral not only for your tree but for your safety as well. Trees that are never trimmed or pruned at the least tend to grow erratically and cause a potential danger to your safety. Branches and limbs that grow too long can entangle utility lines and cause power interruption. You can take care of your trees on your own, but there is so much you can do for the health of your tree. It is still advisable to ask assistance from a certified arborist who knows everything about properly caring for trees.  We are the tree service Minneapolis property owners trust.

Arborist or Landscaper?

A landscaper can offer basic maintenance to your trees, but there are services that they can’t provide. For this reason, it is ideal to seek help from a certified arborist when it comes to the maintenance of your tree. We specialize in the art and science of caring for trees; that is why we understand their needs and give it to them. Moreover, as professional arborists, we can diagnose any potential health problems that your trees may have and provide early treatment to prevent it from getting worse. No matter how small or complicated the concern is, we can handle it with the utmost care. Nothing beats a certified arborist when it comes to providing safe and efficient tree care. 

You can ask for help from a landscaper if you need a general service for your landscape. But, we still recommend you hiring a professional arborist to inspect your tree once in a while, so you know their health condition. A landscaper can trim your tree to look good and have a better shape, but an arborist can examine your tree for potential health issues that your landscaper may miss. It is important to identify problems before they can cause more significant issues down the road. If your tree is diseased, it is crucial to control it before it spreads to the healthy trees in your yard.

What can Black Dog Tree Service do for you and your trees?

We offer the following professional services:

Tree Trimming

    Tree trimming is crucial to the overall health of your trees. This approach doesn’t only make your tree look well-kept, but it also keeps you safe from potential threats. Broken or dead branches can become hazardous if not tended to. They can fall or break in a storm and cause injury to anyone passing by. Our certified arborists can assess your tree and locate problematic branches and get rid of them at once. It is essential to trim trees in close proximity to power lines or buildings because they can pose a threat to your safety. Falling branches can damage your roof and driveway or worst they can injure you and your family. To top it all, branches can be a way for pests to reach your house and invade your property.

    Tree Removal

    It is not safe to keep a dead tree in your yard. Tree removal is necessary if your tree is no longer healthy and has more bad branches than good ones. We can safely remove your tree whatever the circumstances are. Tree removal is not for the inexperienced. There is a lot to consider when it comes to eliminating a tree, especially if it’s a big one. It is necessary to use heavy equipment to take it down safely and remove it along with the root system. It requires skills and training to remove a tree. Our tree experts have more than a decade of extensive experience, which makes us the top choice for your tree removal needs. We will inspect your tree and plan our approach carefully so we can be sure that it falls in the right direction, far from any structures and power lines.

    Tree Maintenance and Care

    Trees require professional attention to keep it in top condition. Unlike trees in the forest, landscape trees need to be maintained so that they will not cause danger for the owner. Our certified arborists can evaluate the soil and check if it has enough nutrients your trees need to thrive. We can also examine your tree for fungi and potential diseases and give it the right treatment it requires. Learning the signs early on can do a lot in preventing the disease from spreading to the entire tree. In some instances, the best way to deal with this problem is to have the tree removed altogether.

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    Call Black Dog Tree Service for Your Tree Care Needs

    Give us a call when you need professional attention to the trees in your yard. We can provide a wide range of tree services for your specific needs. It can be challenging to look for qualified tree service in town because you have hundreds of choices. It helps if you know what to look for in a company so you can choose the best one for your needs.

    One of the basic things you can do is to ask people you know. The might be able to recommend a reputable company that they recently hired. Ask them about their experience with the tree company, especially customer service. This should be an essential factor when looking for a tree service because you want to make sure you are dealing with people who value your preferences. List the companies you learn about and research more about them. The internet is an excellent place to start your search. You can learn so much with just one click. You can read online reviews from various customers who used the same service. However, these reviews should be carefully considered before believing them. There are times when other tree companies write awful reviews against their competitors, so be careful with this scheme. If the company gets a bad review, how do they respond to it? Do they explain themselves, or do they just let it be? Take note of how they react with criticism because this says a lot about their professionalism. 

    Shortlist the companies you think is qualified. Then, start making phone calls. Make sure to get a verbal quote over the phone. Many companies even provide free onsite assessment and offer a quote. Ask as many questions as you can, and make sure you know every detail about the service you wish to use. Take note of the way they communicate with you. A reputable company is honest and straightforward, and this is what you should look for in a tree service. Black Dog Tree Service cares for your safety and satisfaction more than we do for profit. Our goal is to earn your trust and build mutual trust that will last for years to come. At the end of the day, we want you to be happy with what we have provided. 

    Finally, secure a copy of the written estimate before the project kick starts. We consider different variables when computing the final service costs, such as the size and species of your tree. All this information should be in the details of the written estimate. Don’t settle with the first company you talk to. Get as many quotes as possible so you can compare their services and pricing.  We offer an honest and detailed quote to help you make an informed decision regarding the future of your trees.

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    Do It Yourself Tree Maintenance

    Many homeowners try to DIY their tree maintenance in an attempt to save on their budget. A typical homeowner can do certain tasks, but some need professional assistance. At the end of the day, it is still worth every penny to hire a certified arborist to take care of your tree. 

    • Trimming- Get a written quote before the task commences. It can be impossible to give exact pricing for trimming, but you should at least get a ballpark number. This quote should provide all the details you need to know about the service you require. It also pays to know the exact time they need to finish the job. You should compare the services offered by different companies so you can get the best out of your money. 
    • Tree Health- Take time to assess the bark and foliage of your tree. Early diagnosis is key to early treatment. Inspect for fungi that appear as white or yellowish dust on your tree’s leaves. A pest infestation can look like holes in the leaves or bark. In some cases, fungi can appear lime round balls on your tree. These are just some physical signs that your tree is in trouble. You should not delay calling us, so we can immediately assess the health of your tree and provide it with the necessary treatment. Fungi and pests can easily affect other healthy trees in your yard, so they must be controlled before they get out of hand.

    If your tree is free from these signs, you can simply trim it and rake up the debris it produces. Ask one of our certified arborists to run inspections on your trees once in a while, to make sure they are in good shape. 

    Owning trees enhances the market value of your property. It offers shade, clean air, and a relaxing view. Trees give us a lot without asking too much from us. A little care is all they need for them to live for as long as their life span allows. They can live for a century if they are maintained well. By running regular maintenance on your trees, you can ensure their health and safety.

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    Monday – Friday – 7am – 6pm
    Saturday – 8am – 5pm
    Sunday – Appointments Only