Weymouth fencing specialists

How do you choose the right fencing contractor? Our client at this property in Southill, Weymouth had a large, overgrown line of Lleylandii trees along his garden boundary.  They had not been trimmed for many years and had got completely out of control, taking much of the light out of the garden.  Having decided [...]

Timber decking specialists in Weymouth

Your local decking experts We have to diversify during the bird nesting season, because it is an offence to disturb nesting birds. Most of our tree work is carried out during Winter and Spring, so we undertake landscaping projects during the Summer.  As perhaps the leading timber decking specialists in Weymouth, we design and install [...]

Tree surgery in Weymouth

Felling a Dawn Redwood tree The clients at this Weymouth property were concerned about the size of the Dawn Redwood tree -Metasequoia glyptostroboides - in their back garden.  Although it was still a relatively young tree, it was growing close to the boundary fence, and was taller than the neighboring house.  The roots were protruding above the [...]

Ancient Tree Forum

The Summer Conference The Ancient Tree Forum is the only UK organisation focused solely on the welfare of ancient and other veteran trees.  They believe there should be no further avoidable loss of these trees through development pressure, agricultural clearance, mismanagement or poor practice.  I was delighted to hear that this year's summer conference was taking place just [...]

Fencing Solutions in Weymouth

Are you searching for Fencing Solutions in Weymouth?  Coastal Tree Care Ltd has years of experience of building and erecting fencing in Weymouth and throughout the whole of the south west region. We offer domestic, security, industrial and livestock fencing at cost effective rates in a variety of materials and designs.  Each project is designed, costed and constructed with your [...]

Order your logs now

Order your logs now - the case for wood fuel The recent popularity of wood burning stoves amongst home-owners has sparked a huge increase in demand for wood fuel.  The environmental and sustainability cases are really very persuasive.  Unlike the burning of fossil fuels, burning firewood releases no more greenhouse gases (including carbon dioxide) than allowing [...]

Hedge trimming

One of the mainstays of our business is the regular garden maintenance services we provide to domestic clients around Weymouth, Portland and Dorchester. Hedge trimming forms an important part of this work, and we tend to find that our customers are extremely loyal. Most of our hedge trimming work is now repeat business from existing clients [...]

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Tree stump bench carving

I was recently asked by some clients to convert their large tree stump into a bench seat.  Having never tried my hand at chainsaw carving, I said I've give it my best shot!  The brief was relatively straightforward, but the work was made more demanding by the sheer size of the tree stump and the number [...]

How to prune dead branches from a holly

Don't try this at home, but we are going to show you how to prune dead branches from a holly, from our attached time-lapse video clip and photos.  Pruning in trees is obviously more difficult than from the ground, and you need to be a trained, qualified tree surgeon to safely work at height using a [...]

Splitting and stacking firewood

Dale and Dan spend the morning processing beech and cypress firewood for seasoning. We will be splitting and stacking firewood throughout the year in an attempt to satisfy demand when the nights draw in this coming Autumn. These logs will be ready for burning next Autumn/Winter, although if you have space to season your own [...]