Tree Topping & Reduction

Tree Topping & Reduction

Crown Thinning, Crown Lifting, Crown Reduction. This operation is designed to improve or preserve the crown of a tree, to allow more light through, to lower wind resistance, and lessen weight within the crown.

Crown Lifting…This is removal of the lower limbs only to bring the trees crown (canopy) up higher, commonly to let more light into a garden and create more space.

Crown Reduction…To cut back the branches all over the tree to reduce the overall canopy size and to create a neat shape and allow more light into an area.

Canopy Thinning…To remove a percentage of the branches to reduce the weight of the canopy and increase the amount of light that can filter through. The percentage of branches removed depends on the individual tree to create the most effective yet natural looking result