Stump Grinding

Stump Grinding Gets Rid of Ugly Stumps!

Remove that unsightly, and in-the-way stump! Tree stump removal and tree stump grinding beautifies your lawn, makes your landscape safer and frees up area for other plants or area use. After a tree has been cut down, tree stump removal still need to happen, this is most commonly done by grinding with specialized equipment.

Stump grinding is a specialty that we offer at G&V Tree and Landscaping Services. It is typically not included in the price for tree removal, but it is an important and affordable add-on service. Home owners - or business owners - sometimes attempt to remove stumps by themselves.  Please trust us when we tell you it's a difficult job that is best handled by professionals with professional equipment.  

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When very large trees stumps with deep spreading roots remain in the ground, it's really not the time the average person with home equipment  can handle on their own.  This is not the time to hook a chain to the bumper of your car and attempt to pull the stump out.  It simply doesn't work that way.  We've seen countless bumpers laying on the ground next to stumps we've been called to remove.

Renting a Stump Grinder?

If you're want to rent a stump grinder to take care of the job yourself, note that our prices for the removal of one or two stumps will often be less than the cost to rent a stump grinder for the day. Bottom Line...CALL US FOR AN ESTIMATE FIRST!  Also note that using a stump grinder is a very dangerous operation unless you have been trained properly.  Please make sure that the dealer gives you very thorough training before you try this on your own!  The safest option for you is to hire us for these types of jobs.  You'll be safe and sound indoors while we take all the mess for you.  It's always better safe than sorry.

The stump grinding process is not overly complicated, but it can be dangerous and requires expensive and difficult-to-operate equipment. We have the right equipment for each situation.  We even have small stump grinders that can fit through your small backyard gate. When you're ready for us to come assess your stump, or if you would like us to grind the stump after we have removed the tree, just give us a call.