Hiring a tree service is always a big decision to make. But since there are lots of tree experts in the market these days, you should practice precaution when hiring a tree service to work in your property. Making a wrong decision can literally ruin your yard.
Here are some mistakes that you must avoid when hiring Lodi tree trimming services.
Hiring a Service With No Experience
It is well known that everyone has to start at some point in their professional career. But you can’t take any risks when hiring a tree service to work in your house. You can’t imagine the damage that a novice tree trimming services can do to your property.
This is where expert tree services come in. A service with over 10 years of experience should be preferred. Don’t consider someone an expert only because they have a fancy looking truck and some shiny equipment. Instead, ask about their experience because that is what matters the most.
Hiring Someone Without Proper Licensing
Saying that a tree service has years of experience under their belt is one thing, but having proper licensing is an entirely different thing. So, ask about the licensing thing even before allowing the company on your property, because if they arrive with their equipment on your property, you’ll be held liable for all the related costs.
Even after finding a seemingly reliable service that has experience and the needed licensing, you shouldn’t hire them before actually getting some references about them.
If you’ve made a list of all the potential companies that you want to hire, you can ask them for references. See which company provides you with reliable references and reviews before hiring one for your tree service work.