Your trees are an important part of the beauty of your home. Like your home and lawn, they should be regularly maintained to keep them at their best. Tree pruning has many benefits, including:

    • Improved structural integrity of your tree, minimizing the chance of damage to your house due to weak or broken branches.
    • Clearance for people or property, to improve your comfort.
    • Improved general shape and appearance for your trees.
    • Reduce or remove tree hazards.
    • Promoting healthy growth and reducing competition for resources amongst limbs.

We help you safely and expertly prune your trees. We bring our specialized equipment and years of experience to get the job done well, and to get it done efficiently.

Our Tree Pruning Approach

Our job is to take care of your trees and provide you with the best service available. Here are the fundamentals of our tree pruning approach:

We climb to perform an aerial inspection and visually inspect potential concerns from bugs, storm damage, or unusual growth patterns.
Ethical Pruning Techniques
We strictly adhere to ethical tree pruning techniques. When done correctly, your trees will heal and continue to provide you and your family with years of enjoyment.
No Tree Topping
We do not perform any tree topping, or cutting of branches to stubs or to lateral branches that are not large enough to assume the terminal role.
Proper equipment and safety
We use safety precautions and proper equipment to ensure that your property remains safe and clean.

Tree Pruning FAQ

What is tree pruning?

Pruning your trees includes all tasks related to the removal or reduction of the tree, including: crown thinning, raising and reduction.

Why should I prune my trees?

Pruning your trees is a great way identify and manage pests and diseases, improve tree appearance and shape, and to keep your trees healthy.

When should I prune my trees?

When you should prune your trees depends on their age, type, and your particular situation. We do not recommend pruning on an annual schedule, but on an as-needed basis.

Why won't you do tree topping?

Tree topping stresses trees, leads to decay and creates a potentially hazardous situation where new growth is poorly attached to the tree. It’s not healthy or safe for your tree and is not an ethical or acceptable tree trimming practice.

Eco Tree Service is your Colorado Springs Arborist of choice for tree pruning. We believe in tree care that keeps the long term best interests of both you and your trees at heart. Our commitment to quality and strict adherence to pruning ethics is what separates us from the rest.