Crown lifting refers to the removal of lower branches and foliage of a tree to promote growth and expose the area underneath it. Crown lifting is a very useful technique for large garden trees where shading or clearance is a problem. It also helps to reduce their weight and allow them to lift up naturally.
Crown lifting improves the look and health of your tree whilst providing you with ground clearance so that you can utilise the shade your tree provides. If done incorrectly Crown lifting may cause large wounds to your tree and in extreme cases actually cause the tree to decay and die. Elevated Arbor Care are experts in the safe practice of crown lifting leaving your tree healthy and light to thrive for years to come.