What time of year is best to have tree removal work completed?

Tree removal can be carried out at any time of year (subject to council permission if needed). Please get in touch to discuss your project and we will be able to provide specific recommendations in regards to timelines and the work to be carried out.

What if live in a conservation area or my tree has a preservation order on it?

At Mark Fiddes Treeworks we will be able to assist in the proper assessment of your situation and help you decide and implement the best course of action. When conservation areas and tree preservation orders (TPO’s) are concerned we will follow all legal channels and communicate with the local council on your behalf. We will then submit any applications that are necessary to your Local Planning Authority. It is important to note that when applications are required that there is a timeline and review process that can take up to 8 weeks. As each situation is unique though so we recommend getting in touch to discuss your particular scenario and we will be able to provide a quote for work and recommendations for the next steps.

What is a tree surgeon?

A tree surgeon is a highly skilled professional that is trained in operations covering all trees whether diseased, injured, invasive or natural. Tree surgeons are able to offer a wide range of services that cover everything from the cultivation and management of trees, shrubs, vines and other plant life.

How much will it cost to remove a tree from my property?

Each situation is unique. There are many factors involved when determining the price of a tree removal job, such as location, size, and necessary consents from local planning authorities. We are happy to further discuss each unique job in detail and provide a no-obligation quote, simply contact us today.

Are you fully qualified tree surgeons?

Yes. Qualifications have been achieved in NPTC Arboriculture gained at Cannington College.

Can I remove a tree from my property?

Yes, but it is important to consult a professional to ensure the right consent is granted. Even if the tree concerned is on your own property, and work is carried out without securing the necessary consents from the local authority planning department or tree officer, then large fines and penalties can be incurred.

What areas do you cover?

Mark Fiddes Treeworks is based in Somerset and covers Burnham on sea, Weston-Super-Mare, Portishead, Clevedon, Nailsea, Bridgwater, Street, Glastonbury, Wells, Taunton and the surrounding areas.