Eco Tree Company

Tree Removal Services in Madison, WI

Why would you remove a tree?

While we always prefer to keep trees healthy, thriving and alive, sometimes a tree must be removed for a variety of reasons. In these instances, we provide tree removal services in Madison, WI to help homeowners remove trees, shrubs and other perennial plants in a safe manner, while preserving the structures and landscape on their property.

Reasons for tree removal are myriad. The following are the most common reasons homeowners remove trees:

  • A tree is interfering with maintenance of structures or landscaping.

  • A tree is broken, sick and/or dead and poses a short or long-term safety risk to people and structures.

  • A homeowner wants to change property aesthetics by removing a tree and replacing with other landscaping options.

When we visit for a tree removal consult in the Madison area, we advise you of any major or minor change to anticipate after the removal and help you reach an informed and comfortable decision regarding your tree's future.

Pros and Cons of Tree Removal

  • Removing old, dead, or broken limbs reduces risk of falling debris during high winds or storms

  • Removing a large tree can significantly increase the ambient light in your home and yard

  • Removing trees which drop unwanted seeds, flowers, nuts or leaves can reduce yard maintenance and mess

  • Removing invasive species may be an end unto itself

  • Extra space created by tree removal creates space for home expansion, outbuildings, or other lawn enhancements

  • Fewer trees means less shade which could increase summer cooling costs

  • Fewer trees mean less natural habitat for birds and other animals

Is your tree healthy?

Many people consider removing a tree when they think it might be sick. If you're wondering whether your tree is in trouble, look for these indicators of health problems:

  • Spots on leaves

  • Premature leaf drop

  • Sticky residue falling from leaves

  • Wounds on trunk

  • Thin or dead spots in canopy

  • Dead or dying branches

  • Mushrooms or fungus on trunk

  • Mushrooms or fungus on base of tree

  • Slow growth

  • Construction damage

Have a question about your trees?

We can have one of our certified arborists come out to your home and assess your trees. Whether it is in need of removal, maintenance, or you think it has a disease, we have you covered! Schedule a consultation below! 

  • Phone

    (608) 886-0626

  • Hours

    Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm

  • Address

    1209 Greenway Cross
    Madison, WI 53713