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  • A role redefined: Meet Jennifer Chambless, ISA Certified Arborist®

    A role redefined: Meet Jennifer Chambless, ISA Certified Arborist®

    It’s true — the tree care industry has historically employed more men than women, but those statistics haven’t stopped Arbor Tech, LLC employee Jennifer Chambless from anything. In fact, Chambless, who recently passed her ISA Certified Arborist® exam, is encouraging men and women alike to ignore gender stereotypes to achieve their goals. With such a […]

  • Renting vs. buying — what makes sense for your business?

    Renting vs. buying — what makes sense for your business?

    Sometimes you just need a few reasons to justify your actions — especially when it comes to renting versus buying tree servicing equipment. While there are certainly pros and cons to both renting and buying, it pays to take the time to evaluate your company’s current situation and capabilities. The initial cost is a major […]

  • Operating a smaller rental business

    Operating a smaller rental business

    Machinery quality and reliability aren’t just important to Chris Quillen. Because of the size and location of his operation, they’re pillars of his business. Quillen operates Grand Rental Station, a one-store equipment and supply rental business in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware. In the largely coastal area near the state’s easternmost point, he’s got a dedicated clientele […]

  • All-in with Vermeer: Bartlett Tree Experts Company
  • Four training trends for 2018 and beyond

    Four training trends for 2018 and beyond

    Ensuring every member of a tree care team returns home at the end of a hard day’s work is priority number one on every jobsite. And, it’s Ken Palmer’s job to help employers make sure crew members do what is necessary to make that happen – a job the three-time international tree-climbing champion takes very […]

  • The unsung tree heroes of 3 Alarm Tree Rescue

    The unsung tree heroes of 3 Alarm Tree Rescue

    Answering distress and rescue calls — it might not sound like the basic premise of a tree service business, but company co-owner Rich Hancock says it’s all in a day’s work for his 3 Alarm Tree Rescue crew in Frisco, Texas. Around three years ago, Hancock and friend Nate Boyd were working full time as […]

  • Be Prepared — Create a Disaster Recovery Plan

    Be Prepared — Create a Disaster Recovery Plan

    Hurricanes, tornadoes, tsunamis, flooding — the list goes on. Depending on your location and climate, a disaster recovery plan is something that you may need to consider for your tree care business and for your customers. After all, being prepared will help keep your business operational so you can in turn help those who need […]

  • Starting your own tree care company? Not without these pieces of equipment.
  • Arbor Tech, LLC — Making an investment with Vermeer
  • Don’t be ‘that guy’ — tree care equipment advice and more

    Don’t be ‘that guy’ — tree care equipment advice and more

    One of the most frequent questions we hear from individuals looking to break into the tree care market is, “What equipment do I absolutely need to get me started?” Tree Views talked with Matt Hutchinson, Vermeer Product Manager, to discuss what equipment purchases you may want to make before starting your own tree service company. […]