What is a Tree Surgeon?

Working the ground - Lime Tree - Withington

Tree surgeons climb trees and chop off dead branches, right? Wrong. What if I told you that tree surgeons were the real unsung heroes of our community. We may not wear capes, but they’re out there, putting their lives on the line. Protecting the local community from harm whilst simultaneously futureproofing it for generations to […]

Should I Hire a Tree Surgeon?

Rigging - Lime Tree Removal - Withington

Why You Should Hire A Professional Tree Surgeon What do you see when you look out the window? A) A lush paradise? An escape from the quarantine of your four walls where you can breathe in the joys of nature while breathing out the stress of life? A place to reconnect with the outdoors, lower […]

Hornbeam reduction in Wythenshawe, Manchester

Recent work - Before and after shot of a Hornbeam reduction in Wythenshawe

The brief: Hornbeam reduction Our client loved this mature Hornbeam. However, in recent years it had become overgrown and dense. Sadly, it was blocking out a lot of the light into his garden. Branches were threatening his guttering and there was little clearance under the tree. With that in mind, our brief was to: lift […]

Lime Tree Removal – Withington, Manchester

Large Lime Tree Removal in Withington

At Woodfelder Tree Care our tree surgeons love a good challenge. On Mauldeth Road West in Withington we had a large Lime tree to remove. 3 telephone wires were running either side of the tree and there was a busy footpath to deal with. No problem – plenty of cones, road signage and some quality […]

Oak reduction in Bowdon, Trafford

reduction of a beautiful oak tree in Bowdon

The humble Oak tree holds a special place in English history and culture, and for us as tree surgeons, they are always a privilege to work on. According to the Woodland Trust “the English Oak supports more life than any other native tree species; even it’s fallen leaves support biodiveristy”.  This week we were fortunate […]

Birch reduction in Levenshulme, Manchester

At Woodfelder Tree Care we love a good reduction.  Recently, we were asked by our client Mark to reduce his Birch tree. Over the last few years Mark’s tree had become leggy and overgrown. In the past Mark had looked after the tree himself, but it had now got a bit too much for him. […]

What areas do our tree surgeons cover?

Woodfelder Tree Care are based in Levenshulme, but don’t worry, we’re happy to travel around. Our tree surgeons cover Manchester and some areas of Cheshire.  If you have a tree that needs some attention, a tree to be removed or a hedge that wants a little TLC, get in touch with Leo on 07853 883411.  […]

Branch clearance at Poplar Avenue

The overhanging branches of this self-seeded Ash were preventing the sale of this property. All the branches hanging over the extension and lean-to were removed, and the wood was processed into firewood for the client. The before and after shots show the difference a tree surgeon can make to your property. If you’d like to […]

Here’s why we only use Aspen Fuel

Aspen Fuel - Better for tree surgeons, better for the environment.

At Woodfelder Tree Care, everything we do is powered by petrol, blood, sweat and tears. Fortunately, the blood, sweat and tears are all carbon neutral. Petrol, on the other hand… A lot of tree surgeons use regular petrol and add 2-Stroke oil. Sadly, this mixture contains harmful substances such as benzene, olefins and aromatics.  Here’s […]