Services

Leatherface Tree Service is an arborist-led company that is dedicated to providing Dallas with full-scale tree solutions that keeps the horror away from your landscape.

We were established in 2008 by ISA Certified Arborist, Richard Lavery, and from the start, we have taken pride in the large-scale benefits we provide as a small-scale business.

Our services bring a superior level of care to the Dallas arboricultural industry. We have extensive experience handling storm damaged, high-risk trees, finding solutions that extend the life and health of your trees, as well as pruning, cabling, and administering Arborjet® injections, to name a few. Leatherface Tree Service is easily a cut above other companies who have massive overhead and the habit of forcing services just to make a quick dollar.

As experts who understand what it takes to keep trees healthy, we approach every client on an individual basis, only offering them the services they need.

Our residential and commercial tree services in Dallas include:

  • General Plant Health Care Consultations
  • Emergency Storm Work
  • Tree Trimming (Tree Pruning)
  • Tree Removal
  • Stump Grinding
  • Cabling & Bracing
  • Tree Aeration
  • Construction Damage Mitigation
  • Tree Pest and Disease Control
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Left ignored, a beautiful tree on your property can have unseen weak spots or get too heavy on the limb tips leaving it susceptible to damage during a thunder or ice storm. The worst part about this all is, that most homeowners don’t even recognize that their trees need attention until branches break or sag a little too close to the rooftop. We are committed to giving you the straight facts about what needs to be done to handle the trees on your property. We are ready to bring the health and beauty back to your landscape. Reach out to us today to get in touch with our owner, Richard Lavery, and schedule a free estimate.

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Storm Damage

We’ve had some pretty strong weather blow through our state. Heavy thunderstorms and tornadoes can leave your yard scattered with fallen branches, leaves, and worst of all, damaged trees that pose a liability to your home.

No matter how bad the damage is, we will work to find a solution for you. Whether it be crane-assisted tree removal or extensive planning and rigging, you want to work with someone with skill and experience.

Fly-by-night companies simply don’t have the experience or training to handle storm work so be careful when selecting a tree service and do your research.

No matter how impossible the task seems at the time, our dedicated crew will help take the horror out of your trees!

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Tree Trimming

Tree trimming and pruning is the most important factor when properly caring for your trees over the course of their lifetime. Hiring us for regularly scheduled pruning services in Dallas, Texas will encourage proper branching structure and allow your trees to fair better during the intense spring storms and winter ice storms. Investing in the long-term health of your trees will give you a pleasing and safe landscape for years to come.

Through encouraging proper branching structure, our arborists will help mitigate the threats of:

  • Bodily harm
  • Property damage
  • Tree pests and diseases
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Tree Removal

Tree removal can be a difficult decision for any homeowner. Each tree brings its own complexities to a job, and the team at Leatherface Tree Service is always prepared to take on the challenge.

Our equipment and extensive tree knowledge helps bring comfort to you when you decide to take down a tree. We promise to find the most cost-effective, safe, and efficient way to remove your trees.

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Stump Grinding

Nothing screams “home” for unwanted insects and pests like an old stump. Not only can these unsightly features of your yard transmit tree diseases to your remaining trees, but they also retain moisture, and can create a trip hazard if left intact.

Our stump grinding services have minimal impact on your yard and leave you without the threat of an old stump tripping up the fun.

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Cabling and Bracing

When installed by a certified arborist, cabling and bracing can be an effective alternative to tree removal. Trees with weak spots pose a danger to your property. Unsupported branches can easily break and damage a rooftop, or worse, injure a member of your family.

Our cabling services use high strength cable to support weak branch unions and dangerous crotches in your trees. Get in touch with our arborists to determine if cabling and bracing is the right service for your trees.

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Tree Aeration

The roots bring large amounts of water and nutrients stored in the soil from the ground to the trees canopy. Often in Texas, the clay soil gets compacted or built up around the root collar from construction or landscaping. This causes the phloem to suffocate by reducing the availability of water and nutrients vital to the tree.

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Construction Damage Mitigation

When a construction crew runs through your property, the soil is constantly shifted and can easily become compacted. This compacted clay soil can build up around the root of your tree and drastically reduce its access to water and essential nutrients.

To resolve this issue, our construction damage mitigation services use mulch whenever practical, and in extreme cases an air-spade that loosens the soil without causing the damage to the small roots a shovel would.

We also help you repair trees that have been damaged by construction equipment. Jagged trees and loosened branches present a hazard to your yard. Our arborists will quickly find signs of distress and come up with a solution that both protects the health of your trees and maintains the integrity of your landscape.

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Pest and Disease Control

Regularly scheduled tree inspections are essential to stopping pest infestations before they cause irreparable damage. Leatherface Tree Service uses integrated pest management when dealing with pests. This strategy takes into consideration all aspects of the health of the tree and promotes proper plant growth.

Leatherface Tree Service uses revolutionary Arborjet® technology to inject a wide variety of chemicals into the phloem of the tree, preventing chemical exposure to surrounding people and the environment. Our disease control method involves no spray drift or surface runoff to worry about, giving you peace of mind while your trees bounce back.

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